Event Featured Live Presentation of NPRês
Popular Quiz Show
Wait, Wait Donêt Tell Me!
Monday, October 29, WNYC, New York Public Radio
hosted its Annual Gala
New Yorkês Cipriani 42nd Street.
which raised over $1million dollars,
was emceed by
host of NPRês wildly popular news
WAIT, WAIT DONêT TELL ME.
was joined by NPR
presented a live version of the show.
Mo Rocca, Roxanne Roberts brought
their hallmark humor and smarts to the stage.
Guests had the opportunity to mingle with their
favorite WNYC hosts, including
Leonard Lopate, Kurt Andersen, Jad Abumrad (Radio
New Sounds), Brooke Gladstone (On
the Media), and Soterios Johnson (Morning
addition, John Hockenberry and Adaora Udoji,
hosts of WNYC and PRIês upcoming morning drive
time news program, which they are producing in
collaboration with the BBC,
The New York
and WBGH Radio, were in attendance.
New Yorkês source for
NPR and BBC News,
is the #1 station in Manhattan
and can be heard on
93.9 FM, AM 820 and via live webstream at
WNYC, New York Public Radio,
is New York's premier public radio station,
comprising WNYC 93.9 FM and WNYC AM 820. As
America's most listened-to public radio
stations, reaching more than one million
listeners every week, WNYC FM and AM extend New
York City's cultural riches to the entire
country and air the best national offerings from
affiliate networks National Public Radio and
Public Radio International. WNYC 93.9 FM
broadcasts a wide range of daily news, talk,
cultural and classical music programming, while
WNYC AM 820 maintains a stronger focus on
breaking news and international news reporting.
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