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Event Date: Thursday, February 8, 2018, 7:30 pm

WBUR On Stage

You care about what’s happening in the world. You read it. You hear it. Now experience it – LIVE – at WBUR On Stage.

Join us for this extraordinary performance….telling the best WBUR stories live from the people who reported them. Video, photography, music and sound will accompany their tales for a unique multimedia experience.

Meghna Chakrabarti, host of Radio Boston, will emcee the show.  Live music will be performed by reporter/producer Lynn Jolicoeur and The Pulse, producer for new programming  Amory Sivertson and technical director  Mike Moschetto.

Click here to purchase tickets. VIP ticket purchases include access to a post-show meet and greet with the hosts and reporters, beer and wine and a signed poster.

Stories include:

Bob Oakes, host of Morning EditionWhile covering the Dukakis presidential campaign in Des Moines, Iowa, Bob gets an urgent call that takes him on a breathless journey.

Shira Springer, sports and society reporter: Nazis, a senator and a steamship. How a young, gutsy woman fought for her family’s future.

Maria Garcia, ARTery reporter: After seeing the face of her idol as a Google doodle, Maria remembers the impact the singer has had on her life and cultural identity.

Robin Young, co-host of Here & NowRobin’s nephew discovers his career after being thrust into the limelight amidst bombs and betrayal.

Jack Lepiarz, reporter and anchor: Growing up in the circus? Ah yes, Jack’s double-life makes a lot more sense now.

Shannon Dooling, reporter: Shannon confronts travel bans, lawyers and desperate families in this year’s latest political battleground.

Bill Littlefield, host Only A Game: Bill meets a horse who holds the record for most races ever run, without ever winning.

Event Location

The Wilbur

246 Tremont St.

Boston, MA

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