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Fall arts preview

...the Gold Town's Collette Costa recommends in particular are "Sleepwalk With Me," co-produced and co-written by Ira Glass, opening on Sept. 20, and "Samsura," the follow-up to the cult sensation, "Baraka," opening in October...
Lower charitable deduction bad news for NPR

...end the taxpayer subsidy that provides about 15 percent of the budget for a typical NPR station.In an on-air appeal Ira Glass, host of NPR's "This American Life," said that only one in 10 listeners makes a direct financial contribution to...
Thoughts on Jeff Brown

...every day should be fun." -- Bill Legere, president and general manager, KTOO-FM & TV "The night Jeff Brown dueled Ira Glass in a battle of balloon animals is one of those stories I always tell when people "outside" ask me what Juneau's like...
Ira Glass, host of This American Life, performs in Juneau Tuesday

Before becoming host and executive producer of This American Life, Ira Glass worked for many years as a reporter for National Public Radio. Surprisingly, it's a position he claims he wasn't very good...
Radio personality highlights the power of narrative

About 900 people packed Centennial Hall Tuesday night, eager to see Ira Glass in person. But he made them wait a bit: The man behind the popular weekly PRI radio show "This American Life," took center...
Travel tips to stay healthy on the go the end. Suddenly, I noticed a distinctive pair of thick black glasses coming up the escalators. They belonged to Ira Glass, the acclaimed public radio host of "This American Life." He and his lovely wife were heading back east after several...
What our recycling habits say about us

...percent of Juneau's garbage, currently. Surely a town that goes so nuts for a live taping of "This American Life" with Ira Glass can recycle more than that. We need to step it up, Juneau. From now on, let's recycle all our pornography, no matter...
'Sleepwalk With Me' a funny take on relationships

...Seth Barrish. For the script, Birbiglia, his brother Joe and Barrish got an assist from "This American Life's" Ira Glass, also a producer on the project. The filmmakers have succeeded in giving the story more breathing room, allowing the...
Says You! comes to Juneau

...advantage. A good example is this weekend's visit from Says You! host Richard Sher. Hot on the heels of radio star Ira Glass, who performed for a capacity crowd at Centennial Hall in April, Sher is coming to town because he wanted to check it...
K3's Ira Glass show tickets still available

Public radio star Ira Glass, host of "This American Life," will perform in Juneau on that includes your name and contact information and "Ira Glass drawing" in the subject line. Tickets to see Glass are $25 each...


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