The Moth Podcast


The Moth features people telling true, engaging, funny, touching and eye-opening stories from their lives. Hailed as "New York's hottest and hippest literary ticket" by the Wall Street Journal, The Moth has been producing sold-out storytelling shows for over ten years. Stories are told without notes to a live audience by a wide range of people. The best have been captured here. For more information about our programs, live events, and CD's for sale, go to The podcast is updated on Mondays.

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Title: Hail Mary & Gethwana Mahlase

Hail Mary & Gethwana Mahlase

December 6th, 2016

In this episode, we head to South Africa for the first ever Johannesburg Mainstage show. A woman confronts her fears by sharing a personal truth, and… Go to Episode

The Moth Radio Hour: Family, Neighbors and Extraordinary Proof

November 29th, 2016

In this episode we travel to Chicago, the Navajo Nation in Arizona, and then end the hour on the sidelines of the Tour de France. A man struggles with… Go to Episode

Michael VonAllmen & Ted Conover

November 22nd, 2016

A man vows to help his fellow ex-inmate, and a man pays a price for the tough attitude he develops as a corrections officer. Go to Episode

The Moth Radio Hour: Veterans Day 2016: Iraq, Aircraft Carriers & Candy

November 15th, 2016

A special veteran’s day episode of The Moth. A soldier trains to land his plane on an aircraft carrier, a future marine rebels against her abusive father,… Go to Episode