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Look What's Coming Up in November

November Storytelling Events 

November 2nd Sunday“forgiveness”

story slam

Doyles Cafe 7PM

  (NOW ...Streaming live)

November 3rd “power trip”

story slam

Trident Bookseller’s Cafe 7PM

The Story Space Tuesdays

Every Tuesday 7PM

11/4 Judith Black

11/11 Bill Hinderer

11/18 Jimmy Tingle

11/25 Joanna Demarest

Out Of The Blue Too Gallery

541 MAss.Ave ,Cambridge

November 10th Monday

How To Tell A 5 min. Kickbutt Story 

Doyles Cafe 6:15PM

(must register first with

November 12th Artist (advocate)Under The (statehouse)Dome

State House 10AM-4PM

November 16th Sunday showcase Boston Comedy Chicks

Doyles Cafe JP

Novemebr 17th Monday“family tree” story slam

Club Passim Cambridge 7PM

November 20th Thursday“thwarted”

story slam

Motherbrook Arts and Community Center

7PM Dedham

November 23rd  SundayAll Female Comedy Night At Laugh Boston

425 Summer ST. Boston

Doyles Cafe JP 7PM

November 23rdstory slam “culture shock”


Center St. Sancturary JP 7PM

Walnut Street Cafe

157 Walnut St. Lynn,Mass 01905

Speak Up Spoken Word Open Mic Feature

781 596 1690


Simon Brooks New Hampshire Storyteller

November 12th

Julia Greene Wordsmith 

November 19th

Andy Davis Tall Tale License Holder

November 26th

Wayne-Daniel Berard  Poet


Click here to reach to read all latest story developments at our blog.

This is a big deal for storytelling in Boston. In the brand-spanking-new category “Best Storytelling Night” and we were chosen has "Editor's Pick"   at the DigThisAwards 2014 in! Thanks to the editors all our friends and fans who voted. Click on image below to see the MOTH, Johnny D's, Club Passim, Coolidge Corner Theater who also won awards!


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Storytelling is front page news in Boston... G section • Globe 12/22/12

thanks to reporter Eugenia Williamson and newest storyteller and now a volunteer as well, Ryan LaPerle!



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Here they are... at last. There will be more to come from story slam season II. And in the upcoming season III podcasts will be posted more like news. Click on the arrow below for more options and to hear the first in a series of 9 podcasts. Also Click on link for iTunes or our podcast webpage for a list of podcasts.



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How To Tell A 5 min. Kickbutt Story at Doyles Cafe

November 10, 2014 from 6:15pm to 9pm
How to Tell a 5 Minute Kick-Butt Story Workshopwith Andrea Lovett Monday November 10arrive by 6:15 to sign in.  Workshop begins at 6:30PMThe cost is $40.00 online or$50.00 at the door (for cash or check) Doyles*.Come and enjoy a fun and thoughtful workshop to cultivate a story based on personal experience into a performance. This workshop is a great introduction for beginner storytellers into the art-from of storytelling. In this workshop you will begin to learn how storytelling differs from…See More
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BMO 2014 Winners

Vanessa Ouellette, 1st prize, Simon Moody, 2nd and Theresa Okokon, 3rd Prize

StoriesLive® Winners - 2014

Freshman/Sophomores/ELL: $500 - 1st place - Mannasseh Konadu

$250 - Runners up - William Lam, Heroldine Blemur, Sabrina Barroso 

Juniors: $1,000 split to Patrick Hoarty and Silas Weiner to tie 1st place

Seniors: $1,000 - 1st Place to Rosemary Nabukeera 
$500 to Marie Pena and Briana Crockett 

Audience Choice – Freshman/Sophomore/ELL: $150 to David Judkins 

Audience Choice – Juniors/Seniors: $300 to Tony Santiago

StoriesLive® 2013:


Annemarie DeMarco-Alfama - 1st place

Kenny Le & Moises Caraballo - Runner-ups


Latisha Joujute - 1st place

Stephen Carlin & Henry Chavez - Runner-Ups

Kristen Ruffin - Audience Choice


Nico Luisi - 1st Place

Moises Ramirez & Vance Crayton - Runner-ups

Theodore Biv - Audience Choice


StoriesLive® 2012:

First place, and $1,000  prize

Junior Fernando Ortiz from Revere High School 

Senior Amario Malcolm from Boston Latin Academy

Runners-up ($500 each)11th

Alan Estes from Newburyport, 

AngelinaFerullo from Everett and 

Runners-up ($500 each)12th Caylen Bryant (Andover) 

Shavar Lazarus (Boston Latin Academy).

Audience Choice awards:

11th Justin Alexander 

(South Community High) 

12th Varvarra Valentin

(Lynn Classical High School)

massmouth choice awards:


Jennifer MonJoie(Revere) 

Bahiya Nasuuna (Chelsea) 

Karen Hua (Andover) 


Jason Hittinger (Revere)


Last Year 2011: StoriesLive® first ever high school story slam. 1st place awarded a $2,000 scholarship Brianda Agramonte, Lynn Classical High School, senior

2 runners up received $1,000 scholarship each: junior Conor Miller Newburyport High School and Mathews DeSouza, Everett High School,  Our "massmouth choice" was Sandy Fonseca, Boston Latin Academy, senior [below] She was awarded $500

Lexi Hernando Lynn Classical High School, senior was chosen by the attendees and awarded the Audience Choice prize of $500.

Congratulations all!

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