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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

Sidetracked

5/11/2021
Leslie Goshko, Erin Jones and Carlos Kotkin share stories about surprises in boxes, a scary day in mental health work, and an awkward trip to the urologist. 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:00:47:45

CRS139: Be Afraid

5/6/2021
A Classic RISK! episode from our first two years! In our twenty first episode, storytellers Margaret Cho, Janeane Garofalo, Michael Showalter, Maria Bamford and Kevin Allison tell true tales of times they were very afraid. 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...

Duration:01:00:50

Scattered

5/3/2021
Nina Mozes, Adam Newman and Marga Gomez share stories about lost punchlines, lost virginity and lost passports. 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 Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire Kevin Allison as a...

Duration:00:59:03

CRS138: The First Time Again

4/29/2021
A Classic RISK! Singles episode! A story that Katie Samson first shared on the podcast in December of 2013 about navigating sex and romance after injury 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:00:19:35

Thunderbolts

4/26/2021
Drew Prochaska, Marc Abbott and Sandi Marx tell stories about ninja stars, mother "fucks," and the secret charm of colostomy bags. 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 Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire...

Duration:00:49:02

CRS 137: Animal Wild

4/22/2021
A Classic RISK! episode from our first two years! In our Twentieth episode, Smith Galtney, Beowulf Jones, Adam Griffin, Rachel Wecht and Starr Kendall tell tales of man and beast. 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...

Duration:00:53:26

Stranger Danger

4/19/2021
Shelly Slocum, Blair Socci, and D'Arcee Charington Neal share stories about questionable bagels, scary psychics, and a knife-wielding mystery man. 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:00:45:06

CRS136: The Bullfight

4/15/2021
A Classic RISK! Singles episode. A story that Brett Wean first shared on the podcast in April of 2014 about depression. 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 Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire Kevin Allison...

Duration:00:23:12

Baby Gays

4/12/2021
Kevin Townley, Chetter Galloway and Auntie Vice share stories about milky discharges, school bus bullies and Yanni. 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 Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire Kevin Allison as a...

Duration:01:02:36

CRS135: Regrets

4/8/2021
A Classic RISK! episode from our first two years! In our nineteenth episode, storytellers Leo Allen, Kevin Allison, Zach Broussard and Alison Leiby share stories about things they wish they could take back. Like they always say, "No Regr-" oh, wait. Never mind. 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...

Duration:00:44:27

The Home Front

4/6/2021
Dana Norris, Mike Mayers and Lisa Cantrell share stories about fires, hoes and unconditional love. 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 Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire Kevin Allison as a coach at...

Duration:00:55:35

CRS134: Eye to Eye

4/1/2021
A Classic RISK! Singles episode. A story that Andrew Aghapour first shared on the podcast in February of 2016 about an interesting but expensive social justice experiment. 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...

Duration:00:15:10

Patreon Picks 2

3/29/2021
To show what folks are missing out on if they're not Patreon members, we're featuring 5 stories on this episode that were previously part of our Bonus Content at Patreon.com/risk 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...

Duration:01:04:50

CRS133: Different

3/25/2021
A Classic RISK! episode from our first two years! In our eighteenth episode, storytellers Samara Doucette, Kevin Allison, Sara Barron, and Soce the Elemental Wizard talk about ways they're different from the average bear. 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...

Duration:00:55:07

Some Kinda Love

3/22/2021
Jamie Brickhouse, David Hu and Theresa Miller share stories about a mother's parting gifts, a father's views on Porky's, and the One who works in mysterious ways. 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:00:49:51

CRS132: The View From Site B

3/18/2021
A Classic RISK! Singles episode. A story that Amy Salloway first shared on the podcast in March of 2013 about self image. 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 Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire Kevin Allison...

Duration:00:24:21

Breathtaking

3/15/2021
Gabriel Pages, Tina Horn and Jenice Matias share stories about fires, fake-outs and parting words. 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 Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire Kevin Allison as a coach at...

Duration:00:56:13

CRS131: Blindsided

3/11/2021
A Classic RISK! episode from our first two years! In our seventeenth episode, storytellers A.D. Miles, Keri Heidecker, Mark Allen, David Crabb, and Andy Christie tell stories of times they didn't see it coming. 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...

Duration:00:51:00

Remedies

3/8/2021
Becky Feldman, Sarah Adelman and Dave Emanuel share stories about yonis, free breakfasts, and a near-death encounter on the highway. 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 Cameo.com/TheKevinAllison Hire...

Duration:00:47:03

CRS130: Me, Myself and I

3/4/2021
A Classic RISK! Singles episode. A story that Baron Vaughn first shared on the podcast in February of 2016 about a memorable ayahuasca trip that turned shitty. 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:00:17:54