April 14, 2016
Since the 1980s, Detroit hair designers have stretched the boundaries of what could be done with hair.
Shannon Cason has shared his stories all over the country. Shannon is a host, MainStage storyteller and GrandSlam champion with The Moth. He is a regular on WNYC’s Snap Judgment; awarded their Best Performance of 2013. Shannon has appeared on countless podcasts and storytelling stages, including TEDx, RISK!, Third Coast Festival, Podcast Movement, and an upcoming television pilot.
He also hosts his own storytelling podcast, Shannon Cason’s Homemade Stories, which partnered with WBEZ Chicago for the 2014-2015 season. Shannon and WBEZ released a one-hour public radio special, The Struggle is Real, which has aired on stations around the country. He is a husband, father, and is originally from Detroit.