Free Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me taping. If you’re a fan of Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me but don’t want to spend $30 to attend a show they’re having a free taping this year!
When: Monday, August 9, 2018, 7PM-9:30PM. The park will open at 5:00PM. Seating is first come, first served. Go early it will be jammed.
Where: Millennium Park, Jay Pritzker Pavilion, 201 E. Randolph St. Admission is free. If you can’t make this date here’s how to buy tickets for other shows.
NPR’s Peabody Award-winning current news quiz show, WBEZ’s Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me!, will is returning to Millennium Park.
This event falls under the New Booze Rules in Millennium Park meaning you can’t bring in your own liquor. You know how rowdy that NPR crowd can get!
Tickets for to the show at the Chase Auditorium are regularly $30 so now you can attend for free. Arrive early for a good seat it will be crowded.
About the show
Host Peter Sagal and Judge and Scorekeeper Bill Kurtis will lead a panel of comedians, humorists and journalists, listener contestants and a special celebrity guest through a comic review of the week’s news, all in front of a live audience at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion. Regular panelists include Mo Rocca, Paula Poundstone, Roy Blount Jr.,
Listen to podcasts
If you’ve missed shows or want to check it out before attending you can listen to podcasts here.
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