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Detroit will host broadcast of NPR’s “Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me!” on June 15

Preview April 26, 2017 Encore Staff

DETROIT—Now in its 20th season, Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me! is National Public Radio’s Peabody Award-winning quiz show. The show is set to take the Fox Theatre stage on Thursday, June 15 at 7:30 p.m.

Host Peter Sagal leads a rotating panel of comedians, humorists and journalists, listener contestants and celebrity guests through a comic review of the week’s news.  Contestants vie for the most coveted prize in all of public radio: a custom-recorded greeting by scorekeeper emeritus Carl Kasell for their voicemail.

Tickets ($28.50, $38.50, $48.50, $58.50, $68.50 and $128.50) are on sale now and can be purchased at OlympiaEntertainment.com, the Fox Theatre and Joe Louis Arena box offices, Hockeytown Authentics in Troy (without service charge) and Ticketmaster.com. To charge tickets by phone, call (800) 745-3000. For additional information, call (313) 471-6611.