Judy Woodruff is coming to the Crosscut Festival in Seattle

Hey Seattle NewsHour fans, mark your calendars for May 1!


Big news! Judy Woodruff is coming to Seattle to kick off the 2020 Crosscut Festival. On Friday, May 1, Woodruff will open the two-day festival, focused on current events and big ideas, as the moderator of Crosscut Fest’s opening discussion. She will also give the keynote address at the Headliners Gala on Thursday, April 30.

Crosscut Festival is hosted by Cascade Public Media’s editorial team, Crosscut. The festival produces thought-provoking conversations and innovative thinking, tackling the most important issues of our times. Journalists, politicians, authors and newsmakers from the Seattle community and around the nation come together to take a hard look at the people, policy and events that shape our lives.

Tickets are currently on sale for the 2020 festival here. Stay up-to-date on topic and speaker announcements with festival.crosscut.com.