Our Workshops and Events
Known for the annual Hear Now Festival, NATF is proud to offer year-round programming dedicated to the advancement of audio arts, such as our Hear Learn workshops and Hear Talk interview series.
Learn more about
who we are and
what we do.
About Hear Now
Be part of the preeminent audio theatre festival in the United States.
Gain exposure to over 30 years of workshops, performances, & conferences.
Meet the Team
Get to know the NATF team, as well as the talented artists who work with us.
The Corwin Award
Every year, the Norman Corwin committee of the NATF bestows an award in his honor to a person or group who has made an outstanding contribution to American radio drama.
Hear Now Festival
Our keystone event each year is the Hear Now Festival, a celebration of the artform that offers educational content, performances, and networking opportunities.
Podcast Palooza is the Hear Now Festival’s juried competition for recorded sound works. Podcasts, audio fiction, audio theatre, and even sound art all are evaluated by our judges.
Work With Us
Interested in volunteering with us or submitting a workshop or panel idea? Please get in touch! We also offer for-credit internships for college students.
Become a Sponsor
If you’re a company or organization in the audio production space, we’d love to partner with you.