As fans might know already, radio host Ira Glass, beloved for his storytelling hour, This American Life, will appear live at the Mahaffey in St. Petersburg on Sept. 13 at 8 p.m. for the WUSF Public Media event Reinventing Radio: An Evening with Ira Glass.
The creator of the Public Radio International show will talk about his broadcast from WBEZ in Chicago, how he mixes stories and matches up stories with pre-taped quotes and music, re-creating the sound of the show as the audience watches. Fans can also expect humorous and memorable past favorites and background info about their creation.
Tickets start at $23 and go on sale today at noon. A $128 exclusive ticket includes premium seating and an invitation to WUSF’s pre performance private reception with wonderful food, great drink and an opportunity to meet Glass. Visit TheMahaffey.com or call the box office at 727-893-7832.