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Season V: Doyles -- "Jealousy"

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Season V: Doyles -- "Jealousy"

Time: February 9, 2014 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Location: Doyle's Cafe
Street: 3484 Washington Street
City/Town: Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Website or Map: https://maps.google.com/maps?…
Phone: 617-942-2553
Event Type: story, slam, storytelling, doyles, season, v, jealousy
Organized By: Robin Maxfield
Latest Activity: Jan 28, 2014

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Doyles 2013-2014 Season

Sunday, February 9, 2014

Theme: Jealousy

Jealousy is one of the darkest human emotions, encompassing feelings that range from fear of abandonment to rage to humiliation.  It strikes everyone and is different than envy, which involves a desire for something someone else has.

“O, beware, my lord, of jealousy;
It is the green-ey'd monster, which doth mock
The meat it feeds on.”
William Shakespeare, Othello

 

Doors 6:30, Show 7:00

Tickets $10

advance purchase allows early entry at 6:00 for best seat choice, bring printed ticket.

GET TICKETS HERE

What is a Story Slam?  A story slam is a contest of stories by known and undiscovered talent. Themes are posted on our events pages (www.massmouth.com) and story slammers sign up on the night to tell a 5-minute short story on the evening's theme. Ten names will be drawn at random from a box. A team of 5 volunteer judges - interested amateurs, storytellers, theater people and members of the audience who love stories - evaluate how well each story is told, how well it is constructed, how well the story explores, connects and/or reveals some truth about the theme and, how well it honors the time limit. The 2 highest-scoring tellers are awarded prizes and an opportunity to perform at the "BigMouthOff" at the at the end of the slam season (Sept  - April).

For more info, visit: http://massmouth.ning.com/forum/topics/story-slam-rules-pr-what-is

Other Venues:

CLUB PASSIM
Street: 47 Palmer Street
City/Town: Cambridge, MA
Website or Map: http://www.clubpassim.org

Club Passim dates are MONDAYS 6:30-9pm:
SEP 16, 2013

OCT 21, 2013

NOV 18, 2013

DEC 16, 2013

JAN 20, 2014

FEB 17, 2014

MAR 17, 2014 

Admisson $10 or $5 for students and Passim members.
Tickets in advance are recommended.

 

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FIRST PRIZE AT GRAND SLAM STORY SLAM

Grand Prize for South Shore Grand Slam Story Slam generously donated by Nicolette Heavey and Stories In The Streets (A Maine Get Away)

https://www.facebook.com/StoriesInTheStreets

Stories in the Streets in an outreach literacy program that focuses on families in at-risk areas and fosters community engagement in storytelling by: 1) Creating opportunities for public storytelling wherever families gather — a farmer’s market, laundromat, or food line; and, 2) Offering storytelling workshops that raise family engagement in literacy, cultural awareness and community understanding.  The program is currently active in Lawrence, Brockton and Randolph.

This season the Company Theater Norwell

will be hosting The Grand Slam Story Slam on May 5th 7:30PM. 

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