Ira Glass

Essential Pittsburgh
10:16 pm
Thu October 10, 2013

The Voices of Public Radio: Conversations With Your Favorite Hosts & Contributors

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Ask any public radio listener and chances are they have a favorite program they listen to on a daily or weekly basis.

Essential Pittsburgh has been fortunate to talk with hosts of, and contributors to, some of your favorite public radio programs.

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Essential Pittsburgh
9:00 pm
Tue April 9, 2013

Ira Glass Reinventing Radio

Ira Glass speaking at CMU in 2006
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The public radio program This American Life has been entertaining audiences for two decades. The program was recently awarded its fourth Peabody Award. Host Ira Glass talks with us about the program, reinventing radio and his status as a celebrity. He comes to the Hillman Center for performing arts this weekend.