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season IV story slam in Worcester - "never again"

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season IV story slam in Worcester - "never again"

Time: February 20, 2013 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Location: Nu Café, Worcester
Street: 335 Chandler Street
City/Town: Worcester, MA
Phone: 617-942-2553
Event Type: massmouth, story_slam, storytelling, never_again, worcester, november
Organized By: friend massmouth
Latest Activity: Feb 25, 2013

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Theme: never again

could be third time’s a charm, worst boss ever, road trip from hell, a starter marriage or shoes too small? You made the vow, it was NOT happening to you again!

Come by: Nu Café - 335 Chandler Street, Worcester MA

FEB 20, 2013 - sign up at 6:30 - 7PM stories start!

Come to listen as people from all walks of life tell 5 minute true stories on the night’s theme...Or bring your own 1st person story to tell.

10 people are chosen at random to tell each night. WSU students with a story get in free!

Winners advance to the semifinals with a shot at place in the BigMouthOff in Boston.

 

Eventbrite - massmmouth • season IV • Worcester story slams

Advance tickets here: http://worcesterstoryslamsiv.eventbrite.com

Host: Julius Jones

What's a story slam?

Modeled after poetry slams, massmouth’s story slams invite storytellers—from experienced performers to first-timers—to share a real-life story in five minutes.  Storytellers sign up and 10 are chosen at random to tell their story on the slam's theme. Volunteer judges award prizes based on a story’s narrative arc, presentation and connection to the theme. Judges select first and second place winners and the audience votes for a third. Winners are invited back for the semi-finals in March, where they vie for a spot in the finals.

NOTE:  This year (2013), Story Slam Finals (also known as the Big Mouth Off) will take place on April 17th at the Coolidge Corner Theater in Brookline!

 

More at event pages at massmouth.com 

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Worcester Arts Council, a local, independent agent of the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

 

online: massmouth.com/events • massmouth.blogspot.com •
masssmouth.org. • You can join @ massmouth.com to get updates & info on live performances & events and massmouth membership is free!

TEL: 617-942-2553 EMAIL: stories@massmouth.com OFFICE: 42 Seaverns Ave, JP 02130

& Worcester slam crew contact: worcester@massmouth.com

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massmouth BMO 2014 Winners

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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

Congratulations all!

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