Programs A-Z

  • Recorded live every Saturday, A Prairie Home Companion features comedy sketches, music, and Garrison Keillor's signature monologue, "The News from Lake Wobegon."

  • A Way With Words is a lively and informative discussion and Q&A program about language.

  • Anyone in the arts community can be an "art hound." Just fill out the form and tell us about a local performance, gallery opening or event you'd like to share...

  • Imagine the Marx Brothers answering questions about automobiles. Picture Monty Python trying to imitate car noises. Think of A.J. Foyt telling someone how to open the car hood. Mix it all up, throw in a little Dr. Ruth and a little Smothers...

  • Listen and learn about the intriguing ways of birds with BirdNote, a weeky feature airing mornings on VPR.  From New England to the tropics, migration patterns to mating rituals, BirdNote brings you into the...

  • Philosophy Talk celebrates the value of the examined life. Each week, host philosophers John Perry and Ken Taylor invite you to join them in conversation on a wide variety of issues ranging from...

  • q is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter.

  • It was a dark and stormy night when, suddenly, Richard Sher drew the Trivial Pursuit question "What do you call the band of low pressure that surrounds the Earth at the Equator?"

    In his typically debonair fashion, his first thought was: ...

  • The The TED Radio Hour brings innovators and thinkers from around the world together to explore technology, entertainment and design and present ideas worth spreading. ...

  • The Moth Radio Hour features true stories told live on stage without scripts, notes, props, or accompaniment.

    Each episode features humorous, heartbreaking, or poignant tales that captivate...

  • More than just talking about recipes, Splendid Table explores everything about food: the culture, the science, the history, the back stories and the deeper meanings that come together...

  • This five-minute radio gem is a listener favorite. Tune in for the Writer's Almanac as host Garrison Keillor recounts the highlights of that day in history and reads a...

  • This American Life features first-person stories and short fiction pieces that are touching, funny, and surprising. Hosted by Ira Glass, from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio.

  • Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is NPR's weekly hour-long quiz program. Each week on the radio you can test your knowledge against some of the best and brightest in the news and...

  • Weekly Conversation On The Arts is your window into the Vermont arts community. Every week, we talk with authors, actors, playwrights, musicians, artists and the people who make the arts happen in our area.

  • VPR partners with the Young Writers Project to present selections of the work of young writers in Vermont.