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Season VI: Story Slam @ Club Passim

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Season VI: Story Slam @ Club Passim

Time: September 15, 2014 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Location: Club Passim
Street: 47 Palmer Street
City/Town: Cambridge, MA
Website or Map: http://passim.org
Phone: 617-942-2553
Event Type: storyslam, storytelling, passim
Organized By: friend massmouth
Latest Activity: Aug 13, 2014

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Event Description

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. 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. Highest-scoring tellers are awarded prizes and an opportunity to perform at the "BigMouthOff" at the at the end of story slam season  VI in April.

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

Venue: CLUB PASSIM

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

Club Passim dates are MONDAYS 6:30-9pm:
SEP 15 OCT 20 NOV 17 DEC 15 JAN 19 FEB 16 MAR 16 

BUY TICKETS from Club Passim

Admission is $10 online and $5 for Passim members only. Tickets in advance are recommended. Judges and volunteers get in for free. Sign up to see if you can Volunteer at this Form.

Passim, a nonprofit arts organization, creates an interactive and inspiring music experience for all, building a vibrant community for artists, students and audience members through its legendary listening venue and school of music.

Directions:  Via the T
Take Red Line to Harvard Sq T and several bus routes.
Meters are in force to 8:00 PM. On-street parking at meters can often be found along Brattle Street and Cambridge Common. Resident only parking is enforced.

OTHER VENUES for STORY SLAM, SEASON VI =

DOYLE’S CAFE, Jamaica Plain, Boston

TRIDENT BOOKSELLERS & CAFE, Backbay, Boston

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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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