massmouth Folk and Fairy Tale Slam - "Mother Africa"
January 17, 2013
Traditional storytellers from massmouth and the Puppet Showplace Theatre (PST)
are proud to present a monthly series of folk & fairy tale slams events - Slamming the Tradition
- Six traditional storytelling events for adults.
from OCT 2012 - MAR 2013
Thursday evenings: Oct 18, Nov 15, Dec 20, Jan 17, Feb 14, Mar 14.
We are in the planning stages of a program that challenges tellers to use a prop or costume piece among other fun guidelines including:
tell a 7 minute story
must be fiction and in some traditional form
you may use a prop, costume, music BUT no notes
We have secured the prizes and the audience will choose winners:
A bag of magic beans = 1st
A magic wishing stone = 2nd
A small bale of hay = 3rd
Additional prizes including free passes to story slams + mugs and T-shirts maybe added. More details to come.
Tickets will be $10 and available online @
Puppet Showplace Theatre is an award-winning non-profit performing arts organization committed to excellence in puppetry for audiences of all ages. Established in 1974, PST is the first and only year-round dedicated puppetry presenter in New England. In addition to hosting massmouth's new story slam series, PST regularly presents adult performances as part of its "Puppets@Night" series, and holds its own cabaret-style “Puppet Showplace Slam,” on alternating months.
32 Station Street Brookline, MA 02445
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