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Ex-Files: Story Slam w Diana 'Valentine'

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Ex-Files: Story Slam w Diana 'Valentine'

Time: February 13, 2011 from 6pm to 9pm
Location: Enormous Room
Street: 569 Massachusetts Avenue
City/Town: Cambridge, MA 02139
Website or Map:…
Phone: (617) 491-5550
Event Type: story_slam
Organized By: Norah Dooley
Latest Activity: Feb 11, 2011

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Event Description

The Enormous Room in Cambridge and massmouth  team up for a few fab story slams.

Diana Valentine (aka Weisner) will be special guest with massmouth co host Bruce Marcus and Michael Remy.


Do you have a story from your ex-file? Could it be an old boss? an old girl/boyfriend? Landlord?

$7.00 Students/Seniors with ID $3.00 Cambridge Residents with a "story in the hat"  - a one time only $3.00 admission.


massmouth‘s slam series continues this year with slams in JP, Somerville and Cambridge. Doors open at 6:00pm and stories begin at 6:30PM pm. Ten lucky tellers will be drawn at random to tell and be judged and win a chance to advance to the finals.

massmouth and Enormous Room offers a gift certificate and a t-shirt for the winner of each slam.

On April 26, 2011 all the finalists will gather for a BIGMOUTHOFF story slam at Rabb Hall at Copley Square Library. Also check out our high school story slam project culminating on April 30th, 2011 at the Cambridge Public Library.

massmouth story slams  2010-2011 


FRI       JAN 28     Leominster 4 Points Hotel - college slam  
SUN     FEB 20     Bella Luna in JP  “beasts”

THURS FEB 24    Haley House Café, "POV" point of view
MON    MAR 7      Kennedy's Midtown  Brian O'Donovan  "where I'm from"

SUN     MAR 13    Enormous Room Cambridge "death and taxes"
THURS MAR 24    Haley House Café, "wysiwyg" adventures+ misses with computers
SUN    MAR 20     Bella Luna in JP  “down and out”

Want some help getting ready for the next story slams?

This slam is co-sponsored with StoryStream Cambridge

"Because have a life, you  have a story. Bring it!


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

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.


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