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The Moth StorySLAM- Mama Rules

May 8 @ 7:30 pm

| $- 15
The Moth StorySLAM

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The Moth StorySLAM, according to the London Guardian, is “brilliant and quietly addictive.” The Village Voice calls it “an exuberant moveable feast.” Now that feast is moving to the Freight!

What is the Moth StorySLAM exactly? It’s an open-mic storytelling competition. You’re invited to watch and listen – and if you put your name in the hat, you might be selected to compete!

How to Tell a Story at The Moth StorySLAM:
First, consult www.themoth.org/events for the season line up of themes and prepare a 5 minute, true story, to be told without notes.

6:30pm: Sign up to tell a story, volunteer to be on a judging team or just sit back and listen.
7:30pm (SHARP): We’ll pick the first name and the show will begin. Each teller will have 5 minutes to tell his or her tale. After each story, the judges confer, and give a score. The teller with the highest score becomes our StorySLAM winner. The winner will compete with the year’s other winners in our next GrandSLAM Championship.

Venue

Freight & Salvage
Phone:
+1 510-644-2020
2020 Addison St, Berkeley, CA 94704 United States
Website:
http://www.thefreight.org/

Organizer

Freight & Salvage
Phone:
(510) 644-2020
Email:
Website:
http://bit.ly/2ImETm3

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