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Storytelling Nonprofit The Moth Will Honor Kemp Powers And Regina King at The Moth Ba Photo Storytelling Nonprofit The Moth Will Honor Kemp Powers And Regina King at The Moth Ball
by Stephi Wild - Apr 23, 2021

Beloved storytelling nonprofit The Moth today announced details for their annual fundraising gala, The Moth Ball. Taking place at Spring Terrace (6 Johns Lane, TriBeCa) on Tuesday, June 22nd, Bring On The Light: The 2021 Moth Ball will honor writing phenom and Moth storyteller Kemp Powers and acting/directing powerhouse Regina King.

Padma Lakshmi Honored Tonight at The Moth's Virtual Gala LIFT OFF: STORIES OF GOING A Photo Padma Lakshmi Honored Tonight at The Moth's Virtual Gala LIFT OFF: STORIES OF GOING ABOVE AND BEYOND
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2020

The Moth's gala, LIFT OFF: STORIES OF GOING ABOVE AND BEYOND will be taking place tonight November 17th at 7:30 PM EST. This one-night-only virtual celebration will honor Emmy-nominated food expert and beloved Moth storyteller Padma Lakshmi.

Storytelling Nonprofit The Moth Welcomes Gabrielle Glore And Chenjerai Kumanyika To I Photo Storytelling Nonprofit The Moth Welcomes Gabrielle Glore And Chenjerai Kumanyika To Its Board
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 9, 2020

Global storytelling nonprofit The Moth announces the appointment of two new members of its Board of Trustees: multimedia storytelling and development executive Gabrielle Glore and Peabody Award-winning journalist and professor Dr. Chenjerai Kumanyika. The two join current Moth Board members in advising and supporting the nonprofit's programming in the U.S. and around the globe.

The Moth Launches ALL TOGETHER NOW: FRIDAYS WITH THE MOTH Photo The Moth Launches ALL TOGETHER NOW: FRIDAYS WITH THE MOTH
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 13, 2020

Storytelling nonprofit The Moth today announced the launch of  All Together Now: Fridays with The Moth, a special addition to its podcast, which is downloaded 73 million times a year. Starting on May 15, The Moth will release a new episode every Friday through Labor Day featuring 'PG-rated' stories from The Moth archive. 

The Moth Returns to Lincoln Center with Kathleen Turner and More Photo The Moth Returns to Lincoln Center with Kathleen Turner and More
by Julie Musbach - Sep 11, 2019

Beloved storytelling nonprofit The Motha?"the force behind the Peabody Award-winning Moth Radio Hour and the ultra-popular podcasta?"returns to Lincoln Center for the seventh time on Saturday, October 12 at 7:30 p.m., with its signature Mainstage show.

The Moth To Honor Authro Roxane Gay At 2019 Moth Ball Photo The Moth To Honor Authro Roxane Gay At 2019 Moth Ball
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 4, 2019

Beloved storytelling nonprofit The Moth today announced details for their annual fundraising gala, The Moth Ball. Taking place at Capitale (130 Bowery, NYC) on Tuesday, June 4, A Wrinkle In Space and Time: The 2019 Moth Ball will honor heralded writer, Roxane Gay. Tickets are on sale now for the mind- and time-bending evening of storytelling and surprises.

The Moth Returns to Lincoln Center for Blinded by the Light on Wednesday, November 8 Photo The Moth Returns to Lincoln Center for Blinded by the Light on Wednesday, November 8
by Robert Diamond - Oct 17, 2017

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and The Moth will partner for three upcoming shows, beginning with Blinded by the Light on Wednesday, November 8. This event is part of the 2017 White Light Festival, which explores the power of art to illuminate our inner and communal lives, with more than 35 events presented across the city, and The Moth's 20th anniversary.

Edgar Oliver's New York Trilogy Returns to Axis Theatre Tonight Photo Edgar Oliver's New York Trilogy Returns to Axis Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2017

Axis Theatre served as the incubator and theatrical home for East 10th Street: Self Portrait with Empty House (2009), In the Park (2014), and Attorney Street (2016), the three poignantly peculiar solo plays that make up New York's monologizing cult sensation Edgar Oliver's New York Trilogy.

Edgar Oliver's New York Trilogy to Return to Axis Theatre This Fall Photo Edgar Oliver's New York Trilogy to Return to Axis Theatre This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

Axis Theatre served as the incubator and theatrical home for East 10th Street: Self Portrait with Empty House (2009), In the Park (2014), and Attorney Street (2016), the three poignantly peculiar solo plays that make up New York's monologizing cult sensation Edgar Oliver's New York Trilogy.

Rosanne Cash, John Elder Robison, Phyllis Marie Bowdwin Join All These Wonders: The Moth At Lincoln Center On Wednesday, 329
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 8, 2017

 Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts presents All These Wonders: The Moth at Lincoln Center on March 29, 2017, at 7:30 pm in Alice Tully Hall. This special evening celebrates the release of THE MOTH PRESENTS ALL THESE WONDERS: True Stories about Facing the Unknown, the second book from The Moth-a nonprofit organization dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling.

Adam Gopnik, Ana Del Castillo and More Set for ALL THESE WONDERS: THE MOTH at Lincoln Center
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts presents All These Wonders: The Moth at Lincoln Center on March 29, 2017, at 7:30 pm in Alice Tully Hall.

Edgar Oliver's ATTORNEY STREET Makes World Premiere Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2016

Edgar Oliver, the singular storyteller and beloved downtown NYC theater artist, returns to Axis Theatre to perform the world premiere of Attorney Street, the final installment in a trilogy of solo shows, directed by Randy Sharp, charting Oliver's life in New York City.

Edgar Oliver's ATTORNEY STREET to Make World Premiere This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2016

Edgar Oliver, the singular storyteller and beloved downtown NYC theater artist, returns to Axis Theatre to perform the world premiere of Attorney Street, the final installment in a trilogy of solo shows, directed by Randy Sharp, charting Oliver's life in New York City.

Le Petit Theatre Celebrates 100th Anniversary with CURTAIN CALL BALL
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 19, 2016

As Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carre closes out a century of New Orleans theatre, we celebrate this milestone at The Curtain Call Ball gala and fundraiser!

Lincoln Center to Present THE MOTH as Part of World Science Festival, 6/2
by Tyler Peterson - May 9, 2016

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts will present Making Waves: The Moth at the World Science Festival on June 2, 2016, at 7:30 pm in Alice Tully Hall. Making Waves is the result of a partnership between The Moth, the nonprofit organization dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling, and the World Science Festival, the cultural institution that engages a broad general audience in the wonders of scientific discovery. Together they bring five esteemed scientists, writers, and innovators to Lincoln Center to share their incredible stories.

DAILY SHOW Correspondent's New Project Opens Tonight at Cherry Lane Theater
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2015

Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King, (www.homecomingkingshow.com) the theatrical debut of humorist and 'The Daily Show' correspondent Hasan Minhaj, will play a limited engagement at the Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce Street, NYC), opening tonight, October 23. Directed byGreg Walloch, Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King will run through November 15th. The show is produced by Mike Berkowitz and Mike Lavoie.

DAILY SHOW Correspondent's New Project to Open at Cherry Lane Theater
by Tyler Peterson - Sep 14, 2015

Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King, (www.homecomingkingshow.com) the theatrical debut of humorist and 'The Daily Show' correspondent Hasan Minhaj, will play a limited engagement at the Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce Street, NYC) beginning October 15th. Directed byGreg Walloch, Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King will run through November 15th, with opening night set for October 23rd. The show is produced by Mike Berkowitz and Mike Lavoie.

The Moth Sets Festival of Dangerous Ideas Storyteller Lineup
by Tyler Peterson - Aug 12, 2015

Beloved New York-based storytelling impresarios The Moth have announced a compelling local and international lineup for their Sydney Opera House debut during the Festival of Dangerous Ideas (FODI) on Sunday 6 September 2015.

Axis Company to Present Edgar Oliver's IN THE PARK, 5/8-6/7
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2014

Axis Company will present the world premiere of In The Park, a new solo show from esteemed actor, playwright, storyteller and longtime Axis member Edgar Oliver. Directed by Randy Sharp, Artistic Director of Axis and the director of Oliver's first solo show, the acclaimed, Edinburgh Fringe First Award-winning East 10th Street, In The Park follows Oliver's Helen & Edgar (2012), which The New York Times' Ben Brantley called 'utterly absorbing and unexpectedly moving.' The new production comes on the heels of Axis' recent hit Nothing On Earth (Can Hold Houdini), which was written and directed by Sharp and lauded by The New York Times and others.

Axis Company Presents Edgar Oliver's IN THE PARK, Now thru 6/7
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2014

Axis Company will present the world premiere of In The Park, a new solo show from esteemed actor, playwright, storyteller and longtime Axis member Edgar Oliver. Directed by Randy Sharp, Artistic Director of Axis and the director of Oliver's first solo show, the acclaimed, Edinburgh Fringe First Award-winning East 10th Street, In The Park follows Oliver's Helen & Edgar (2012). The new production comes on the heels of Axis' recent hit Nothing On Earth (Can Hold Houdini), which was written and directed by Sharp and lauded by The New York Times and others.

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