On Thursday, May 10th, 2012, Host Ira Glass and friends will perform an episode of This American Life on stage at NYU's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts in NYC, and send it live (time delayed to 8pm PST) via satellite to more than 500 movie theaters across the country. The show will feature popular contributors David Rakoff and Mike Birbiglia, music by the rock band OK Go, dance performance by Monica Bill Barnes & Company, original animation and short films, comedy by Tig Notaro, a story by Glynn Washington (host of NPR's newest hit show Snap Judgment), and special surprise guests. Public radio stations across the country have partnered with This American Life and Public Radio International to present local screenings. It's radio like you've never seen it before!
Want to go? We've got tickets to the show at 3 Bay Area locations! All you have to do to enter is answer the following question:
Who is your favorite This American Life contributor?
Email us your answer and name and and address to firstname.lastname@example.org and from all correct entries, we'll randomly select 6 winners for 1 pair of tickets each.
In the subject line of your email, please specify which theater you would like to attend: Bay Street 16 in Emeryville, Cinearts Santana Row 6 in San Jose or Century 9 San Francisco Centre.
Deadline to enter is Monday, May 7 at 10am.
Value of each ticket: $20. You must be a California resident and 18 years or older to participate. Employees of KQED are not eligible to enter.