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Monday nights in The Greene Space we swap studio postproduction for real-time ruckus with tapings of your favorite podcasts, sneaky peeks of unreleased pilots and works-in-progress, conversations with the people who make great tape, and audio experiments of all kinds. Take the earbuds out, grab a drink, and get live with your fellow listeners.

See schedule and tickets below, and watch video of past shows at the bottom of the page. 


Schedule and Tickets 


The New York Times Podcast Club, IRL: 'The Longest Shortest Time'
Monday, September 17 at 7pm


Born out of an informal brown-bag lunch discussion among New York Times colleagues, the Podcast Club, IRL has morphed into a Facebook group and our live-event series. At this hourlong event, you’ll get better acquainted with “The Longest Shortest Time,” an award-winning podcast about parenting in all its forms. 

We’ll be joined by the podcast’s creator and executive producer Hillary Frank and host Andrea Silenzi in conversation with Amanda HessNew York Times critic-at-large. Plus, author Rachel Zucker. Her memoir "MOTHERs" was the subject of a recent episode of the podcast. 


27: The Most Perfect Album Listening Party
Monday, September 24 at 7pm


Don't miss this very special listening party dedicated to the release of More Perfect’s first record, 27: The Most Perfect Album, hosted by Radiolab’s Jad Abumrad and featuring music by a highly acclaimed group of artists, including Dolly PartonKevin MorbyDevendra BanhartThey Might Be Giants and Kash Doll.

There’ll be music, booze, and a good amount of wiggles as we explore More Perfect’s musical blend of political analysis and educational activism, live with the folks who made it. Alongside the album, they'll be launching SEASON THREE of the More Perfect podcast, deep-diving into the history and resonance of the constitutional amendments with off-beat stories and lush sound. 


Death, Sex & Money with Nikki Giovanni
Monday, October 1 at 7pm


Death, Sex & Money is live in The Greene Space! Join host Anna Sale for an evening of conversation with one of America's foremost poets, Nikki Giovanni, a literary force acknowledged by no less a cultural arbiter than Oprah Winfrey, who named Giovanni one of her "25 Living Legends".

The recipient of over 20 honorary degrees, Giovanni began her career during the Black Arts Movement in the 1960s and has published numerous acclaimed collections in the years since. Her latest book -- one we all need -- is called A Good Cry.


The New York Times Podcast Club, IRL: 'How to Be a Girl'
Monday, October 15 at 7pm


Born out of an informal brown-bag lunch discussion among New York Timescolleagues, the Podcast Club has morphed into a Facebook group and our live-event series. At this hour-long event, you’ll get an inside look at “How to Be a Girl,” a podcast about a Seattle-based single mom raising a young transgender daughter. Ms. Mack (the creator’s pseudonym, used to protect her daughter’s anonymity) will discuss the series with Times critic-at-large Amanda Hess.

Doors open an hour prior to the event when attendees can wind down with themed cocktails courtesy of WNYC’s resident mixologist or co-create audio at the “Confession Corner,” before settling in for the discussion.


Last Name Basis
Monday, October 22 at 7pm


Comedian, author, activist and YouTube sensation Franchesca Ramsey and her husband, Patrick Kondas, discuss what's going on in the world and in their lives as a married couple on Last Name Basis — a bi-weekly podcast from BRIC Radio.

Whether they’re unpacking social justice issues, re-hashing internet fails, singing along to your favorite songs, investigating “Florida Man…” headlines, dropping knowledge in the Science Corner, or just trying to figure out what the hell is going on in Brooklyn, Fran & Pat will keep you laughing uncontrollably in the street, on the subway, and sitting at your desk at work (we see you).


The Sporkful Presents: Ask Mimi
Monday, October 29 at 7pm


Legendary food critic Mimi Sheraton joins Sporkful podcast host Dan Pashman to offer advice on food and life to live callers, audience members, and celebrity guests.

Mimi and Dan will discuss relationships and family, current food trends, and their own eating quirks. Plus Mimi shares stories from her time as a trailblazing food writer in New York, and her stint as the first woman named New York Times restaurant critic.


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Monday, November 5 at 7pm
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The New York Times Podcast Club, IRL
Monday, November 19 at 7pm
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Monday, November 26 at 7pm
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Monday, December 3 at 7pm
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The New York Times Podcast Club, IRL
Monday, December 17 at 7pm
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The New York Times Podcast Club, IRL: “The Longest Shortest Time”

Monday, September 17, 2018

Watch video of our meet-up with The New York Times Podcast Club as moderator Amanda Hess talks with the team behind the award-winning podcast about parenting. 


Trump, Inc. Live

Monday, May 14, 2018

Explore some of the biggest questions about the president's family business with Andrea Bernstein, Ilya Marritz, Eric Umansky, Jesse Eisinger, Masha Gessen and Tony Schwartz.


Podcast Mixtape: Radiolab Presents Robert or Robot?

Monday, May 07, 2018

Join Jad Abumrad, Robert Krulwich, and critically acclaimed writer Brian Christian for a live exploration of communication in the 21st century. 


The New York Times Podcast Club, IRL: 'Happier with Gretchen'

Monday, April 30, 2018

Hear and discuss an episode of the new podcast with host Gretchen Rubin and Margaret Lyons, TV critic at The New York Times. 

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The New York Times Podcast Club: Where Should We Begin? with Esther Perel

Monday, March 26, 2018

Listen to an episode of the podcast, then hear from Esther Perel and the show's creators about how it was made, with The New York Times editorial director of audio, Samantha Henig. 


Radiolab Presents: Thirty-Something

Monday, March 12, 2018

Radiolab's Molly Webster interrogates the age with The Daily Show's Dulcé Sloan, Pilobolus' Lily Binns, scientist Joseph Osmundson, SNL writer Sam Jay, and more.


Podcast Mixtape | Caught: The Lives of Juvenile Justice

Monday, March 05, 2018

Mysonne Linen hosts a series of conversations with special guests at the launch event for a new podcast following the lives of several youth navigating the juvenile justice system


The New York Times Podcast Club, IRL: 'Making Obama'

Monday, February 26, 2018

Hear and discuss an episode of the new podcast with host Jenn White, senior producer Colin McNulty and Samantha Henig, editorial director of audio at The Times.


'Thirst Aid Kit' Live

Monday, February 12, 2018

Watch a live taping of the podcast about what we do when we lust out loud, hosted by Bim Adewunmi and Nichole Perkins. Featuring special guests Krutika Mallikarjuna and E. Alex Jung.


Generation Women: My Digital Revolution

Monday, February 05, 2018

Vera Papisova, Kathy Tu, Sara Shepard, Majora Carter, Chirlane McCray, and Carol Prisant join us for the cross-generational storytelling salon, hosted by Georgia Clark. 


The New York Times Podcast Club, IRL with 'Heavyweight'

Monday, January 29, 2018

Podcast obsessives, take a break from your earbuds to talk about "Gregor," the second episode of Heavyweight and hear from the show's creator, Jonathan Goldstein.


Unsettled: Local Stories from the Global Refugee Crisis

Monday, January 22, 2018

Go inside WNYC's series with guests Hans Van de Weerd of International Rescue Committee, Refugee Congress' George Tarr and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' Jana Mason.


The New York Times Podcast Club, IRL: 'By the Book'

Monday, December 18, 2017

Do French women really not get fat? Join By the Book's Jolenta Greenberg and Kristen Meinzer for a look inside their episode in which they lived by Mireille Guiliano’s self-help book.


'Puck Soup' Live with Harrison Browne

Monday, December 11, 2017

Greg Wyshynski and Dave Lozo join us for a podcast taping with Harrison Browne of the National Women’s Hockey League, one of the first openly transgender athletes in professional sports.


Podcast Mixtape: 'Tape' Live with 'Science Vs'

Monday, December 04, 2017

Mooj Zadie talks with Science Vs host Wendy Zukerman about her first radio memory, how she picks which subjects to tackle and how she pitched her show to Gimlet Media.


'Full Disclosure' Live: Billy Corben and Alfred Spellman on the Golden Age of Content

Monday, November 27, 2017

Roben Farzad talks with Billy Corben and Alfred Spellman of Miami film studio Rakontur, talking about the "golden age" of content and their third installment of "Cocaine Cowboys."


Do You Hear Me Now? Inside the Power of #MeToo

Monday, November 20, 2017

The New York Times' Jessica Bennett, Still Processing host Jenna Wortham and internet critic Amanda Hess to talk about technology’s role in the #MeToo conversation.


WNYC Studios Presents ‘Black Folks’: Eve Ewing, Madison McFerrin, Alexis Okeowo, Jay Smooth and Jamal Lewis

Monday, November 13, 2017

Watch Rebecca Carroll in conversation with writer Eve Ewing, singer Madison McFerrin, The New Yorker's Alexis Okeowo, cultural commentator Jay Smooth and artist Jamal Lewis. 

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WNYC Studios Presents ‘Black Folks’: Glory Edim, Ijeoma Oluo, Abbi Crutchfield and Shamir Bailey

Monday, November 06, 2017

Join Rebecca Carroll for a podcast pilot with Glory Edim of Well-Read Black Girl, writer Ijeoma Oluo, comedian Abbi Crutchfield and singer Shamir Bailey. 


Podcast Mixtape: The Mash-Up Americans Live

Monday, October 30, 2017

Dive into sex and relationships with Ti Chang of women's sex toy company Crave; comedian Maeve Higgins; The New York Times' Sopan Deb; Nancy's Tobin Low; and comedian Travon Free.