Dan Rather: Stories of a Lifetime

Dan Rather: Stories of a Lifetime

Tales from the front lines of 60 years of television.

Emmy Award winner and former CBS News anchor Dan Rather brings his unforgettable staged performance, Stories of a Lifetime, to the Minetta Lane Theatre, where it will be recorded live for Audible Theater. In this deeply personal show, the legendary Peabody Award-winning journalist takes audiences through the most pivotal moments of his life, from surviving a debilitating illness as a child in Depression-era Texas to covering monumental moments in American history such as the Civil Rights movement, the assassination of JFK, and Watergate. An intimate evening of candid commentary, memories, and laughter, Stories of a Lifetime is a celebration of the power of a free press and reminder of why it’s more important now than ever.

©2020 Dan Rather (P)2020 AO Media LLC

Title:Dan Rather: Stories of a Lifetime
Edition Language:English
ISBN:null
Format Type:

    Dan Rather: Stories of a Lifetime Reviews

  • Montzalee Wittmann

    Dan Rather: Stories of a Lifetime by Dan Rather is a very touching and eye opening book. These stories are behind the scenes of big events in our history. He tells the stories and he can't hide the em...

  • Sara

    I enjoyed listening to him tell about his career and his family. I enjoyed it all until the end when he went on and on about a free and independent press. All the stations are owned by a handful of co...

  • Holly Johnsen

    I loved hearing his stories until he got to modern day politics. He ended the book with his personal opinions towards the current president, which I found irritating. Reporters should report what’s ...

  • Julie

    Interesting and entertaining one-man show covering a professional lifetime in the news. It ends with a criticism of Trump and how we can take time to positively affect our world....

  • Ryan

    This was essentially a good autobiography which then turned into a political rant. Ironically, Rather calls out the importance of a free and unrestricted press, criticizing the government, but doesn't...

  • Michelle Akers-dicken

    This man has seen history. He's lived history. These short little stories were entertaining, for sure. I can imagine that Dan Rather would be the best dinner guest, captivating everyone with fascinati...

  • Denise

    Interesting and entertaining stories from a multi-decade journalistic career, involving personal as well as professional aspects, plenty of behind the scenes tidbits and a sizable dose of humour....

  • Kerri

    I could listen to Dan Rather's stories all day. He is a national treasure. Please more more more of this!!!! We need him more than ever right now. ...

  • Lynn Miller

    A fascinating listen about Dan Rather. His story about his childhood and growth to journalist. I really enjoyed it!...

  • Margo

    Wow, I didn’t know that Dan Rather was an expert on IQ maybe I missed his name on the Mensa database, well to be honest I haven't looked but perhaps now I will since he speaks with such condescendin...