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Wait, Wait … It’s On The Big Screen!

The quiz show is getting beamed live to theaters around the country, including AMC Showplace on Bloomington's east side ... Thursday, May 2, at 8!

Peter Sagal and Carl Kasell are bringing the NPR quiz show to the big screen!

Listeners often say “Wait Wait … Don’t Tell Me” has them rolling in the aisles. On Thursday, May 2, at 8 p.m., they will have actual aisles to roll in!

Join WFIU for a live cinecast of NPR’s popular quiz show at AMC Showplace 11 on College Mall Road in Bloomington. Fans will see Peter and Carl, Paula Poundstone, Tom Bodett, Mo Rocca, and guests including comedian Steve Martin and house band Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings. … Carl reading limericks! Celebrity guests answering stupid questions! Faces made for radio on the big screen! All this and popcorn, too.

You’ve heard it in 1D. Now see it in glorious … 2D. More information about the event and how to get tickets is available here.

View the trailer for the Wait, Wait … Don’t Tell Me live cinecast.

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