Radio host Glass to share stories


People nationwide can recognize the voice of Ira Glass, the host and creator of public radio program “This American Life.” Generating more than 2.2 million weekly radio listeners, the show has captivated audiences through the years with the stories of everyday Americans.

Incorporating video and audio, Glass will share entertaining stories from his extensive career Saturday, Feb. 11, in Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts. He will give a rare insider’s glimpse into an iconic radio show, discussing how the show comes together and even giving a live demonstration.

The show, “Seven Things I’ve Learned: An Evening with Ira Glass,” will begin at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $29-$99 and can be purchased online at www.thesmithcenter.com.