The Chicago Moth StorySLAM
THE CHICAGO MOTH STORYSLAM
THE MOTH is an acclaimed not-for-profit organization dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling, and a recipient of a 2012 John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions (MACEI). Through its ongoing programs—The Moth Mainstage, The Moth StorySLAMs, The Moth Community & Education Programs, and Moth Corporate Programs—The Moth has presented more than 17,000 stories, told live and without notes, to standing-room-only crowds world-wide. The Moth podcast is downloaded over 30 million times a year, and the Peabody Award-winning The Moth Radio Hour, produced by Jay Allison and presented by PRX,The Public Radio Exchange, airs weekly on over 500 radio stations nationwide. TheMoth Mobile App for iOS and Android, and the international bestseller, The Moth: 50 True Stories (Hachette), are available now at themoth.org.