Location: The Newton, 300 W Camelback Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013
Date: August 10, 2018
10 STORYTELLERS. 6 MINUTES. 1 WINNER
Travelling- It leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller. — Ibn Battuta
Ten tellers will have 6 minutes each to share a story based on the theme Vacation.
Sign up on TheStoryline.org July 14th through August 5th to tell a story. Eight names will be drawn posted August 5th on the TheStoryline.org SLAM lineup page. Two more names will be drawn live at the beginning of the show on August 10th.
Five members of the audience will be the judges and the story with the most points at the end of the show receives a $30 cash prize.
The Great Storytelling Mashup of 2018
Location: The Newton 300 W Camel Rd, Phoenix Arizona 85013
Local storytelling hosts come together for a night to share a story, a song, and a stage. The Storyline SLAM host, Dan Hoen Hull has collected an all star lineup composed of hosts from THE MOTH: Phoenix StorySLAM at Crescent Ballroom, The Storytellers Project, Bar Flies, Chatterbox, Vinyl Voices, Untidy Secrets Storytelling, and The Whole Story! Each storyteller will share a story and play a music video that inspired the story.
Purchase tickets through the link below for $6 or at the door for $8.
Jessie Balli (Chatterbox)
Rachel Eseoghene Egboro (The Whole Story)
Megan Finnerty (The Storytellers Project)
Elle Murtagh (Vinyl Voices)
Sarah Maria Rainier (Untidy Secrets Storytelling)
Amy Silverman (Bar Flies)
Sarah Ventre (The Moth SLAM)
Joy Young (The Storyline SLAM)
June 12 and July 14, 2018
6:00-7:00 p.m. Writing/Performance Workshop
7:00-9:00 p.m. Open mic
Volstead Public House in downtown Mesa (105 West Main Street, Mesa, AZ 85201)
WordPlay Café open mic creates a platform for community members to become storytellers, poets, and musicians. Attendees have the opportunity to craft, mold, and present their work by showing up and putting their name on the list. In addition to the open mic, each month features a workshop led by professional poets and storytellers, highlighting the nuanced aesthetics of each respective medium.