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Storytelling Podcasts

If you like The Moth, This American Life or Snap Judgment, take a walk on the wilder side with RISK! Your colorful host Kevin Allison (of the legendary comedy group The State) helms this surprisingly uncensored show where people tell jaw-dropping true stories they never thought they'd dare to share in public. RISK! is hilarious, heart-wrenching and remarkably real. Think you've heard it all? Fasten your seatbelt.

If you like The Moth, This American Life or Snap Judgment, take a walk on the wilder side with RISK! Your colorful host Kevin Allison (of the legendary comedy group The State) helms this surprisingly uncensored show where people tell jaw-dropping true stories they never thought they'd dare to share in public. RISK! is hilarious, heart-wrenching and remarkably real. Think you've heard it all? Fasten your seatbelt.

Location:

New York, NY

Description:

If you like The Moth, This American Life or Snap Judgment, take a walk on the wilder side with RISK! Your colorful host Kevin Allison (of the legendary comedy group The State) helms this surprisingly uncensored show where people tell jaw-dropping true stories they never thought they'd dare to share in public. RISK! is hilarious, heart-wrenching and remarkably real. Think you've heard it all? Fasten your seatbelt.

Twitter:

@RISKshow

Language:

English


Episodes

On the Spot

7/27/2021
Mary Cyn, Nima Kharrazi, and Oz du Soleil share stories about kinky sadism, bank robbing, and leaving the projects. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time donation to RISK! at PayPal.me/RISKshow Get tickets to RISK! live shows at RISK-show.com/tour Get the RISK! book at TheRISKBook.com Take storytelling classes at TheStoryStudio.org Hire Kevin Allison to make a personalized video at Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire Kevin Allison as a coach at KevinAllison.com See...

Duration:01:01:11

CRS150: Best of RISK! #13

7/22/2021
A Classic RISK! re-run of our 13th compilation of some the best true stories told on the RISK! podcast. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time donation to RISK! at PayPal.me/RISKshow Get tickets to RISK! live shows at RISK-show.com/tour Get the RISK! book at TheRISKBook.com Take storytelling classes at TheStoryStudio.org Hire Kevin Allison to make a personalized video at Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire Kevin Allison as a coach at KevinAllison.com See...

Duration:02:05:02

Character

7/19/2021
Jim Christy, Ray Christian and Tianna Kerg share stories about a character named Spaz, a hungry kid, and a scary street fight. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time donation to RISK! at PayPal.me/RISKshow Get tickets to RISK! live shows at RISK-show.com/tour Get the RISK! book at TheRISKBook.com Take storytelling classes at TheStoryStudio.org Hire Kevin Allison to make a personalized video at Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire Kevin Allison as a coach at KevinAllison.com...

Duration:00:50:17

CRS 149: Finale

7/15/2021
A Classic RISK! episode from our first two years! In our twenty sixth episode, Kerri Kenney-Silver, Dave Hill, Jackie Kashian, Seena Jon and Dawn Fraser tell true tales on a variety of topics in this the season closer. This episode marked the end of our first year of podcasting. Jen Nails joins in with a comedy sketch. Kerri Kenney-Silver visits a hypnotist to the stars, Dave Hill goes to Sing Sing, Jackie Kashian bottles rage, Seena Jon wants to dip his balls in it, and Dawn Fraser brings...

Duration:00:58:45

Wise Up

7/13/2021
Vernon Payne, Rick Sommer, and Melanie Moseley share stories about being a stranger in town, taking the Bible way too literally, and a bewildering series of sexual confusions. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time donation to RISK! at PayPal.me/RISKshow Get tickets to RISK! live shows at RISK-show.com/tour Get the RISK! book at TheRISKBook.com Take storytelling classes at TheStoryStudio.org Hire Kevin Allison to make a personalized video at Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison...

Duration:01:00:36

CRS148: La Sorpresa!

7/8/2021
A Classic RISK! Singles episode! A story that TS Madison first shared on the podcast in October of 2015 about a time a work date got rather messy. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time donation to RISK! at PayPal.me/RISKshow Get tickets to RISK! live shows at RISK-show.com/tour Get the RISK! book at TheRISKBook.com Take storytelling classes at TheStoryStudio.org Hire Kevin Allison to make a personalized video at Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire Kevin Allison as a coach...

Duration:00:15:43

Reckless

7/5/2021
Kate Willett, Roy Lazorwitz and Stephanie Smith share stories about bad boundaries, drunken romantic confusion, and how sexually transmitted infections aren't the end of the world. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time donation to RISK! at PayPal.me/RISKshow Get tickets to RISK! live shows at RISK-show.com/tour Get the RISK! book at TheRISKBook.com Take storytelling classes at TheStoryStudio.org Hire Kevin Allison to make a personalized video at...

Duration:00:54:34

CRS 147: Random

6/30/2021
A Classic RISK! episode from our first two years! In our twenty fifth episode, Carlos Kotkin, Jason Nash, Ophira Eisenberg, David Barlow and Melanie Maras tell true tales about a variety of topics. Today, the theme is no theme! Carlos Kotkin meets a match on the Internet with an infectious way about her. Jason Nash gets a talking to from his son. Ophira Eisenberg is there for her mom when the ticker starts tocking. David Barlow gets lost in the Indian jungle. Melanie Maras loses a phone and...

Duration:01:02:57

Protection

6/29/2021
Michele Carlo, Limor Cohen and Fabian Gordon share stories about a nasty neighbor, air raid siren scares, and a new insight about boundaries. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time donation to RISK! at PayPal.me/RISKshow Get tickets to RISK! live shows at RISK-show.com/tour Get the RISK! book at TheRISKBook.com Take storytelling classes at TheStoryStudio.org Hire Kevin Allison to make a personalized video at Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire Kevin Allison as a coach at...

Duration:01:04:28

CRS146: The DeVirginator

6/24/2021
A Classic RISK! Singles episode! A story that Peter Kim first shared on the podcast in April of 2015 about a friendship that fell to pieces. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time donation to RISK! at PayPal.me/RISKshow Get tickets to RISK! live shows at RISK-show.com/tour Get the RISK! book at TheRISKBook.com Take storytelling classes at TheStoryStudio.org Hire Kevin Allison to make a personalized video at Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire Kevin Allison as a coach at...

Duration:00:32:01

Try Again

6/21/2021
Ryan Estrada, David DJ Roy and Christine Gentry share true stories about a Rom-Com gone wrong, a grandmother's life coaching, and one wild and precious life. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time donation to RISK! at PayPal.me/RISKshow Get tickets to RISK! live shows at RISK-show.com/tour Get the RISK! book at TheRISKBook.com Take storytelling classes at TheStoryStudio.org Hire Kevin Allison to make a personalized video at Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire Kevin Allison...

Duration:01:05:46

CRS145: Jealousy

6/17/2021
A Classic RISK! episode from our first two years! In our twenty fourth episode, Christian Finnegan, Robin Gelfenbien, Jim OGrady and Marc Charbonnet tell true tales of the green eyed monster. Christian Finnegan pays respects to his older brother, a pillar of the LARPing community. Robin Gelfenbien goes back to Deadwood and rubs it in the nose of her grumpy old high school musical director. Jim O'Grady makes friends with some colorful characters in the days the Bronx was on fire. And Marc...

Duration:00:51:33

Give and Take

6/14/2021
Royce Johnson, Freddy May AbiSamra, and Hanna Brooks Olsen share stories about kinky friends, sexual healing, and helping someone in need. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time donation to RISK! at PayPal.me/RISKshow Get tickets to RISK! live shows at RISK-show.com/tour Get the RISK! book at TheRISKBook.com Take storytelling classes at TheStoryStudio.org Hire Kevin Allison to make a personalized video at Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire Kevin Allison as a coach at...

Duration:00:51:33

CRS144: You Asked for It

6/10/2021
A Classic RISK! Singles episode! A story that Josie Spadoni first shared on the podcast in April of 2014 about a very strange request made of a professional dominatrix. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time donation to RISK! at PayPal.me/RISKshow Get tickets to RISK! live shows at RISK-show.com/tour Get the RISK! book at TheRISKBook.com Take storytelling classes at TheStoryStudio.org Hire Kevin Allison to make a personalized video at Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire...

Duration:00:12:57

Hear Me Roar

6/7/2021
Hannah Sussman, D.W. Baldwin and Kevin Allison share stories about bigoted bullies, a strange sound in the night, and how to dress for soccer practice. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time donation to RISK! at PayPal.me/RISKshow Get tickets to RISK! live shows at RISK-show.com/tour Get the RISK! book at TheRISKBook.com Get RISK! merch at RISK-show.com/shop Take storytelling classes at TheStoryStudio.org Hire Kevin Allison to make a personalized video at...

Duration:00:51:54

CRS143: Revenge

6/3/2021
A Classic RISK! episode from our first two years! In our twenty third episode, Author Matt Gallagher and performers Glennis McMurray, Keri Heidecker and David Crabb tell of times that vengeance was theirs. Matt Gallagher shakes things up in Iraq, Glennis McMurray faces an evil stepmother, Keri Heidecker sells shoes to the footloose, and David Crabb faces temptation in kitty litter box. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time donation to RISK! at PayPal.me/RISKshow Get...

Duration:00:43:16

Disillusioned

5/31/2021
Gregory Patrick Travers, Christine Blackburn, and Brad Lawrence share stories about masturbating at work, looking for Fogelberg, and a new view of a stepfather. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time donation to RISK! at PayPal.me/RISKshow Get tickets to RISK! live shows at RISK-show.com/tour Get the RISK! book at TheRISKBook.com Get RISK! merch at RISK-show.com/shop Take storytelling classes at TheStoryStudio.org Hire Kevin Allison to make a personalized video at...

Duration:01:03:46

CRS142: In Kali's Shadow

5/28/2021
A Classic RISK! Singles episode! A story that D.W. Baldwin first shared on the podcast in December of 2019 about a goddess of destruction… and creation. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time donation to RISK! at PayPal.me/RISKshow Get tickets to RISK! live shows at RISK-show.com/tour Get the RISK! book at TheRISKBook.com Get RISK! merch at RISK-show.com/shop Take storytelling classes at TheStoryStudio.org Hire Kevin Allison to make a personalized video at...

Duration:00:18:24

Trial by Fire

5/24/2021
Kent L. Whipple, Rayanna Christian-Dickens, and Lizzy Cooperman share stories about the lusty month of May, the danger of DivaCups, and a life altering orgasm. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time donation to RISK! at PayPal.me/RISKshow Get tickets to RISK! live shows at RISK-show.com/tour Get the RISK! book at TheRISKBook.com Get RISK! merch at RISK-show.com/shop Take storytelling classes at TheStoryStudio.org Hire Kevin Allison to make a personalized video at...

Duration:01:00:17

CRS141: Heroes

5/20/2021
A Classic RISK! episode from our first two years! In our twenty second episode, Elna Baker, Matt McCarthy, Victor Varnado and Lee Camp share stories about heroes, zeroes and ways to tell the difference. Elna Baker rescues a nutty beast of a dog, Matt McCarthy is almost kidnapped while playing the Fordham University Ram, Victor Varnado gets in a bar fight, and Lee Camp tells Fox News viewers they're watching a festival of ignorance. Support RISK! on Patreon at Patreon.com/RISK Make a one-time...

Duration:01:04:30