Things You Can’t do on the Radio: This American Life goes live, on screen

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

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  1. Pete Klein says:

    If it ain’t happening in Hamilton County, it ain’t happening.