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Story Slam Doyles 1/16 "beasts"

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Story Slam Doyles 1/16 "beasts"

Time: January 16, 2016 from 7pm to 9pm
Location: Doyles
Street: Washington St.
City/Town: Jamaica Plain
Website or Map: http://www.doylescafeboston.c…
Event Type: story, slam
Organized By: andrea lovett
Latest Activity: Dec 30, 2015

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Doyles story slam $10.00

"beasts" do you have a beast in your life?

Dog ?cat? human come and tell your story 

Or perhaps you'd prefer to just sit back and listen to some great stories and get a chance to vote for your favorite along with the judges.

If you'd like to tell here's how it works: Come to the slam with a true, 5-minute or less story that you want to share with the audience. Put your name in the box and Andrea will pull ten lucky participants who will tell their story for the audience and 3 guest judges. Each of the featured stories will be judged on how well it is told, how well it is constructed and how well the story explores, connects and reveals some truth about the theme. Audience members will vote for their favorite with audience choice ballots.

There will be laughs, maybe some tears, a cash bar for sure and thoughtful stories told from the heart.

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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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