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July 19, 2018 At 8:46 AM

Ira Glass to Speak in Olympia This Spring!

Seven Things I’ve Learned: An Evening with Ira Glass Ira Glass is the creator, producer and host of This American Life, the iconic weekly public radio program with millions of listeners around the world. This March 24 at 5pm he will speak at the Washington Center for the Performing Arts. Using audio clips, music, and video, Ira Glass delivers a unique talk; sharing lessons from his life and career of producing well-paced thought-provoking stories. During his presentation, Ira Glass will mix stories live onstage, giving us an intimate glimpse into the creative process of one of America’s foremost storytellers. Glass began his career at National Public Radio at the age of 19 and never looked back. Over the years, he held virtually every production job in NPR’s Washington headquarters. He has been a tape cutter, newscast writer, desk assistant, editor, reporter and producer. He has filled in as…

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