On Thursday, May 10th, 2012, This American Life will perform a special "live" show on stage in New York City and beam it live to more than 500 movie theatres across the US and Canada.
The show will feature stories by Ira Glass, writers David Sedaris and David Rakoff, comic Tig Notaro and Snap Judgment host Glynn Washington, plus live music by OK Go. It'll also include things you could never do on the radio, like a new short film by Mike Birbiglia, dance by Monica Bill Barnes & Company, original animation, projected illustration and more. Plus special surprise guests.
A number of theaters in Kentucky will participate, including: CNK in the Fayette Mall, 3800 Mall Rd and the RGL Hamburg Pavilions 16, 1949 Star Shoot Pkwy. For more information about tickets and other theaters, visit the This American Life website.