WBEZ | on-air schedule http://www.wbez.org/tags/air-schedule Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en The Moth joins WBEZ weekend schedule http://www.wbez.org/moth-joins-wbez-weekend-schedule-104616 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/mothradiohr-web.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Starting Saturday January 5, WBEZ 91.5 will make a schedule adjustment.&nbsp; We are excited to announce <em>The Moth Radio Hour</em> will begin airing weekly on WBEZ.</p><p>In our search for programming that fulfills the mission of Chicago Public Media we believe that the personal stories of <em>The Moth Radio Hour</em> deliver&nbsp;a diverse expression of viewpoints and experience that, when shared; create connections between storyteller and audience that are unmatched in other formats.</p><p>For those not familiar with <em>The Moth Radio Hour</em>, <em>The Moth</em> is storytelling at its stripped down best. Each show is built around an individual theme in which storytellers explore and interpret though the lens of their human experience. <em>The Moth</em> describes itself as &ldquo;a dance between documentary and theater, creating a unique, intimate, and often enlightening experience for the audience.&rdquo;</p><p><em><a href="http://www.prx.org/themoth" target="_blank">The Moth Radio Hour</a>&nbsp;</em>is produced by Jay Allison, <em>The Moth</em>, Atlantic Public Media, and presented by PRX.&nbsp;</p><p><em>The Moth Radio Hour</em> will air on Saturdays at 2 p .m. following <em>Re:Sound</em>.</p><p>More information about <em>The Moth Radio Hour</em> and <em>The Moth</em> storytelling events, in Chicago and across the country, can be found at <a href="http://www.themoth.org/" target="_blank">themoth.org</a>.</p><p>To accommodate this change <em>Day 6</em> will move from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday as a new lead in to <em>Weekend All Things Considered</em>. <em>On The Media</em>, which is currently heard at 3 p.m. Saturday and 12 p.m. Sunday will continue to air at 12 p.m. on Sunday.</p><p>Here is a short list of the moves being made to accommodate <em>The Moth Radio Hour</em>:</p><p><strong>ADDED</strong></p><p><em>The Moth Radio Hour</em> will air Saturdays at 2 p.m.</p><p><strong>MOVED</strong><br /><em>Day 6</em> will move to Saturdays at 3 p.m.<br /><em>On The Media</em>&rsquo;s Saturday broadcast is being removed but the rebroadcast on Sundays at noon will remain.</p><p>We would love to know what you think about <em>The Moth Radio Hour</em>. Please send an email with your comments to <a href="http://mailto:Questions@wbez.org" target="_blank">Questions@wbez.org</a>.</p><p>As always, thanks for listening!</p></p> Sat, 29 Dec 2012 10:57:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/moth-joins-wbez-weekend-schedule-104616