The Moth Mainstage in Louisville

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Wednesday September 11

6:30 PM  –  9:00 PM

Tickets are now available!

The Moth and Muhammad Ali Center present:


in partnership with 89.3 WFPL

at The Muhammad Ali Center

Sixth Floor, View Pointe Hall

September 11, 2019

6:30pm Doors Open :: 7:30pm Stories Begin


About The Moth:

The Moth is a nonprofit dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling. Since launching in 1997, The Moth has presented over 35,000 true personal stories, told live, without notes, to standing-room-only audiences around the globe. Renowned for showcasing a broad range of human experiences, The Moth produces approximately 600 live shows each year and has an ongoing presence in 30 cities worldwide. Additionally, The Moth runs storytelling workshops for high school students, teachers, adults and advocates from around the world through its Education, Community and Global Programs, and MothWorks which uses the essential elements of Moth storytelling at work and other unexpected places. The Moth Podcast is downloaded over 61 million times a year, and each week, the Peabody Award-winning The Moth Radio Hour, produced by Jay Allison at Atlantic Public Media and presented by PRX, The Public Radio Exchange, is heard on 500 radio stations. The Moth has published three critically acclaimed books — international bestseller The Moth: 50 True Stories (2013), All These Wonders: True Stories about Facing the Unknown (2017) and The New York Times Best Seller, Occasional Magic: True Stories About Defying the Impossible (2019).

Cash Bar Available


The MOTH Mainstage is part of the customary “Days of Greatness” event lineup surrounding the annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards, which take place at the Louisville Marriott Downtown on Thursday evening, September 12th. Also part of “Days of Greatness” is the bi-monthly “Daughters of Greatness” Breakfast Series on Friday morning, September 13th, with speaker Captain Brenda Berkman. Go to for more information.