On Thursday, May 10, This American Life will perform a live episode of their show and “beam it live via satellite to more than 500 movie theatres around the US and Canada!” (this from their website).
The theme: things you can’t do on the radio. The line-up: TAL’s host Ira Glass, writers David Sedaris and David Rakoff, comic Tig Notaro, Snap Judgment host Glynn Washington, a short film by Mike Birbiglia, dance by Monica Bill Barnes and Company, music by OK Go, and more.
Where you can see it in our region:
Lake Placid: Lake Placid Center for the Arts
Potsdam: Potsdam Roxy Theater
South Burlington, VT: Palace 9 (there will be another screening on May 15)
Middlebury VT: Middlebury Town Hall Theater
Ottawa: Coliseum Ottawa Cinemas, Empire 7 Cinemas, SilverCity Gloucester Cinemas
Kingston: Cineplex Odeon Gardiner’s Road Cinemas
Montreal: Scotiabank Theatre Montreal
Cote St. Luc: Cineplex Odeon Cavendish Mall
Kirkland: Coliseum Kirkland Cinemas