Ophira Eisenberg, Adam Wade and Peter Aguero, 3 of the nation’s best storytellers who have been featured on NPR’s The Moth Radio Hour, and have toured North American with The Moth Main Stage are coming to Hurleyville Arts Centre on Saturday night November 4th for a night of hilarious and heartfelt stories wrapped around the theme, “Stories of Resilience.”
Ticket Prices include post show meet and greet with the artists. (Rated PG-13)
Adam Wade is a 20-time Moth champion. He’s been featured on The Moth Radio Hour and NPR’s “All Things Considered.” He’s appeared on RISK!, Hot Tub, and Night Train with Wyatt Cenac, among many other live shows. His monthly solo show, The Adam Wade From New Hampshire Show, has been featured in Time Out New York and the New York Times. He gave a talk at TEDx PennQuarter on reinventing storytelling, and he most recently appeared in an episode of Inside Amy Schumer.
Ophira Eisenberg is a comedian, writer, and host of NPR’s hit trivia comedy show, Ask Me Another where she has interviewed and played silly games with the likes of John Turturro, Justin Long, Elizabeth Gilbert, Cristin Milioti, Doug Limon, Dr Ruth, Lewis Black, Hannibal Buress and more. She has appeared on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, The Today Show, Comedy Central, and VH-1. Selected as one of New York Magazine’s Top 10 Comics that Funny People Find Funny, and featured in the New York Times as a skilled comedian and storyteller with a “bleakly stylish” sense of humor, Ophira’s debut memoir, Screw Everyone: Sleeping My Way to Monogamy was recently optioned for a feature film with Zucker Productions. She has appeared as a panelist on Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me and is also a regular host and teller with The Moth and has appeared on their award-winning podcast, radio show, and Audience Favorites complication. She recently recorded her second comedy album BANGS!
Peter Aguero is a regular host and Instructor for The Moth. His newest show, “Daddy Issues”, has played across the country and will be a part of The 2015 Winnipeg Fringe Festival. Peter is a writer for Double Take Comics and his books based in the world of Night of The Living Dead will be published this June. For outdated information, go to peteraguero.com.