Re:sound #192 The Waiting Show

This hour, waiting. Waiting in line, waiting for an organ transplant and waiting for a bus that's never, ever going to come.

2014 / TCF / WBEZ 91.5, USA


This hour, waiting. Waiting in line, waiting for an organ transplant and waiting for a bus that's never, ever going to come.

In Line With Saturday Night Klein
by Sean Cole (Weekend America, 2007)
Outside of Rockefeller Center in New York, you'll find the standby queue for Saturday Night Live tickets. Hundreds wait, and few will get in, but one man keeps the whole thing in order.

The Bus Stop
by Lulu Miller (Radiolab, 2010)
In this story, the bus stop is there, the people are there. The only thing missing is the bus.

Four Failing Lungs
by Catie Talarski (WNPR, 2011)
For Beth and Brian, a lung transplant could extend their lives for years. Or, it could lead to rejection and continued suffering.

A Life Spent Waiting
by Dennis Funk
A short audio reflection about pausing

This episode of Re:sound was produced by Dennis Funk.

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Dennis Funk

Dennis Funk joined the Third Coast Festival in February 2014. He produces Re:sound , makes features and directs live audio-narrative performances.


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