Stories from the Stage: The Podcast
Premiering December 1, 2020
On WORLD Channel’s original series STORIES FROM THE STAGE, ordinary people tell extraordinary real stories of love and loss, standing up for a cause, adventures in the every day, shocking revelations and unexpected triumphs that depict what we all have in common.
Welcome to STORIES FROM THE STAGE: THE PODCAST. Hosted by executive producers and co-creators Liz Cheng and Patricia Alvarado Núñez, the audio series features the most memorable stories and in some cases, the ‘next chapter’ - what happened after storytellers exited the stage.
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About Season 1
From Liz Cheng and Patricia Alvarado Núñez, the executive producers and co-creators of WORLD Channel's STORIES FROM THE STAGE, welcome to THE PODCAST. The audio series features the most memorable stories and in some cases, the ‘next chapter’ - what happened after storytellers exited the stage.
We all love stories about new Americans, especially when they overcome adversity. Roxy Azari experiences love & hate on an overcast journey to the iconic Ellis Island; Tereza Lee speaks up about her undocumented status - and changes the world; and Rosanna Salcedo discovers that friendship knows no borders.
Meet Ashley Rose, a poet, writer, teacher and advocate for restorative justice. As a child, Ashley witnessed a sunny day turn into a nightmare when dark waters rose up from the basement to take over her home. Ashley takes us back to the neighborhood street that was destroyed by a man-made disaster and explores how this traumatic incident turned her into a crusader for others.