Tuesday November 21
StorySLAM

Control

Sydney, Australia

Venue: Giant Dwarf Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:20pm Stories Begin

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CONTROL: Control towers and control top pantyhose. It's all about holding it together. Prepare a five-minute story about your valiant efforts to keep the equilibrium. Or your maniacal plans as puppetmaster to bend others to your will. A surgeon's pre...  Learn More

Tuesday November 21
StorySLAM

Revelations

Los Angeles, California

Venue: Los Globos Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

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REVELATIONS: Prepare a five-minute story involving a personal eureka. "A-ha" moments, sudden focus, answers found, secrets disclosed. Seeing the light, finding the culprit, solving the mystery or stumbling upon the truth. This venue is 21+. ...  Learn More

Tuesday November 21
StorySLAM

Revelations

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Venue: Zingerman's Greyline Map It

6:30pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

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REVELATIONS: Prepare a five-minute story involving a personal eureka. "A-ha" moments, sudden focus, answers found, secrets disclosed. Seeing the light, finding the culprit, solving the mystery or stumbling upon the truth. *Tickets for this event a...  Learn More

Tuesday November 21
StorySLAM

Kin

New York City, New York

Venue: Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse, Lincoln Center Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

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PLEASE NOTE: Tickets will NOT be sold at the door for this event.KIN: Prepare a five minute story about your kinfolk. Whether by birth, or found, best friends, or worst enemies, veritable strangers, or somewhere in between - when did you know you wer...  Learn More

Tuesday November 21
StorySLAM

Promises

Portland, Oregon

Venue: Holocene Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

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PROMISES: Prepare a five-minute story about pledges. Wedding vows and pinky swears. Secret pacts. Promises you make to your friends, your parents, your kids or yourself. The oaths you work hard to honor and the empty ones you knew you’d never be abl...  Learn More

Tuesday November 21
StorySLAM

Control

Boston, Massachusetts

Venue: Oberon Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

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CONTROL: Control towers and control top pantyhose. It's all about holding it together. Prepare a five-minute story about your valiant efforts to keep the equilibrium. Or your maniacal plans as puppetmaster to bend others to your will. A surgeon's pre...  Learn More

Monday November 27
StorySLAM

Control

Atlanta, Georgia

Venue: The Plaza Theatre Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

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CONTROL: Control towers and control top pantyhose. It's all about holding it together. Prepare a five-minute story about your valiant efforts to keep the equilibrium. Or your maniacal plans as puppetmaster to bend others to your will. A surgeon's pre...  Learn More

Monday November 27
StorySLAM

Control

London, United Kingdom

Venue: Rich Mix Map It

7:30pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

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CONTROL: Control towers and control top pantyhose. It's all about holding it together. Prepare a five-minute story about your valiant efforts to keep the equilibrium. Or your maniacal plans as puppetmaster to bend others to your will. A surgeon's pre...  Learn More

Tuesday November 28
StorySLAM

Revelations

Chicago, Illinois

Venue: Lincoln Hall Map It

6:00pm Doors Open | 7:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

REVELATIONS: Prepare a five-minute story involving a personal eureka. "A-ha" moments, sudden focus, answers found, secrets disclosed. Seeing the light, finding the culprit, solving the mystery or stumbling upon the truth. *All tickets become avai...  Learn More

Tuesday November 28
StorySLAM

Control

San Francisco, California

Venue: Public Works Map It

6:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

CONTROL: Control towers and control top pantyhose. It's all about holding it together. Prepare a five-minute story about your valiant efforts to keep the equilibrium. Or your maniacal plans as puppetmaster to bend others to your will. A surgeon's pre...  Learn More

Tuesday November 28
StorySLAM

Control

Louisville, Kentucky

Venue: Headliners Music Hall Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

CONTROL: Control towers and control top pantyhose. It's all about holding it together. Prepare a five-minute story about your valiant efforts to keep the equilibrium. Or your maniacal plans as puppetmaster to bend others to your will. A surgeon's pre...  Learn More

Wednesday November 29
StorySLAM

Fakes

New York City, New York

Venue: Flushing Town Hall Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

FAKES: Prepare a five-minute story about counterfeits and posers. False credentials. Padded resumes and bras. Bogus excuses, artificial sweetness, making nice or pretending everything is just fine, no really, I MEANT to do that! Fake it till you make...  Learn More

Wednesday November 29
StorySLAM

Control

Twin Cities, Minnesota

Venue: Amsterdam Bar and Hall Map It

6:30pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

CONTROL: Control towers and control top pantyhose. It's all about holding it together. Prepare a five-minute story about your valiant efforts to keep the equilibrium. Or your maniacal plans as puppetmaster to bend others to your will. A surgeon's pre...  Learn More

Wednesday November 29
GrandSLAM

GrandSLAM Championship

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Venue: The Ark Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

FUEL TO THE FIRE: The Moth presents the GrandSLAM, a battle of wits and words - fierce, hilarious, heartbreaking and all points between. Listen as ten StorySLAM champs tell tales of escalation and acceleration. A blaze of love or a bonfire of woe. He...  Learn More

Thursday November 30
StorySLAM

Dirt

Los Angeles, California

Venue: Los Globos Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Talk...  Learn More

Friday December 1
StorySLAM

Dirt

New York City, New York

Venue: The Bronx Museum of the Arts Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

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DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and share all the filthy detai...  Learn More

Friday December 1
StorySLAM

Dirt

Denver, Colorado

Venue: Swallow Hill Music Map It

6:30pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Ta...  Learn More

Monday December 4
StorySLAM

Dirt

Melbourne, Australia

Venue: Howler Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

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DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Talk...  Learn More

Monday December 4
StorySLAM

Dirt

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Venue: World Cafe Live Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Talk...  Learn More

Monday December 4
StorySLAM

Dirt

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Venue: The Rex Theater Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Talk...  Learn More

Monday December 4
StorySLAM

Dirt

Portland, Oregon

Venue: The Secret Society Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and share all the filthy detai...  Learn More

Monday December 4
StorySLAM

Obsession

New York City, New York

Venue: The Bell House Map It

7:30pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

OBSESSION: Prepare a five-minute story about not being able to let it go. Exes with unfinished business, binge-worthy Netflix shows, seductive practices that have moved from the anchor of your day to the master of your mind. *Tickets for t...  Learn More

Monday December 4
GrandSLAM

GrandSLAM Championship

Los Angeles, California

Venue: The Regent Theater Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

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Event Details:

Media Sponsor: KCRW....  Learn More

Tuesday December 5
StorySLAM

Dirt

Miami, Florida

Venue: Olympia Theater Map It

6:00pm Doors Open | 7:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Talk...  Learn More

Tuesday December 5
StorySLAM

Dirt

Burlington, Vermont

Venue: Arts Riot Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Ta...  Learn More

Tuesday December 5
StorySLAM

Dirt

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Venue: Zingerman's Greyline Map It

6:30pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Talk...  Learn More

Tuesday December 5
StorySLAM

Obsession

Boston, Massachusetts

Venue: Laugh Boston @ The Westin Boston Waterfront Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

OBSESSION: Prepare a five-minute story about not being able to let it go. Exes with unfinished business, binge-worthy Netflix shows, seductive practices that have moved from the anchor of your day to the master of your mind. *Tickets for this even...  Learn More

Wednesday December 6
StorySLAM

Dirt

Berkeley, California

Venue: Freight & Salvage Map It

6:30pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and share all the filthy detai...  Learn More

Thursday December 7
StorySLAM

Obsession

Detroit, Michigan

Venue: Marble Bar Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

OBSESSION: Prepare a five-minute story about not being able to let it go. Exes with unfinished business, binge-worthy Netflix shows, seductive practices that have moved from the anchor of your day to the master of your mind. *Tickets for this even...  Learn More

Thursday December 7
Mainstage

The Moth Mainstage in New York

New York City, New York

Venue: The Great Hall at Cooper Union Map It

6:30pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

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Thursday December 7
StorySLAM

Dirt

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Fremont Abbey Arts Center Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Talk...  Learn More

Friday December 8
StorySLAM

Rejection

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Venue: Anodyne Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

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Event Details:

REJECTION: Prepare a five-minute story about getting a no. Or giving one. "Thank you very much, BUT..." Exclusion, the silent treatment or a flat out NOT IN THIS LIFETIME. From "just not a fit" to "hit the road, stories of not making the cut. It's no...  Learn More

Monday December 11
StorySLAM

Dirt

Madison, Wisconsin

Venue: High Noon Saloon Map It

6:30pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Talk...  Learn More

Monday December 11
Mainstage

The Moth in Portland

Portland, Oregon

Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall Map It

6:30pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

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Tuesday December 12
StorySLAM

Rules

New York City, New York

Venue: Housing Works Bookstore Cafe Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

RULES: Prepare a five-minute story about a rule. School, religion, moral codes, your mama, the law! The Golden Rule (do unto others) and parking rules. Sex on the third date? White shoes in winter? Three strikes and you're out. The strictly prohibite...  Learn More

Tuesday December 12
StorySLAM

Dirt

New Orleans, Louisiana

Venue: Cafe Istanbul Map It

7:30pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Talk...  Learn More

Tuesday December 12
GrandSLAM

GrandSLAM Championship

Detroit, Michigan

Venue: The Gem Theatre Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

Media Sponsor: WDET...  Learn More

Wednesday December 13
StorySLAM

Dirt

Chicago, Illinois

Venue: Promontory Map It

6:00pm Doors Open | 7:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Ta...  Learn More

Wednesday December 13
Education

The High School GrandSLAM

New York City, New York

Venue: Riverside Theatre Map It

6:30am Doors Open | 7:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

This show is not open to the public and attendance is by reservation. If you are a teacher hoping to bring a school group, please email education@themoth.org to make a reservation. The show is free, with a $5 suggested donation at the door. ...  Learn More

Wednesday December 13
StorySLAM

Obsession

Los Angeles, California

Venue: Busby's East Map It

6:30pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

OBSESSION: Prepare a five-minute story about not being able to let it go. Exes with unfinished business, binge-worthy Netflix shows, seductive practices that have moved from the anchor of your day to the master of your mind. *Tickets for this even...  Learn More

Thursday December 14
StorySLAM

Rules

Boston, Massachusetts

Venue: ONCE Ballroom Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

RULES: Prepare a five-minute story about a rule. School, religion, moral codes, your mama, the law! The Golden Rule (do unto others) and parking rules. Sex on the third date? White shoes in winter? Three strikes and you're out. The strictly prohibite...  Learn More

Thursday December 14
GrandSLAM

GrandSLAM Championship

Denver, Colorado

Venue: Newman Center Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

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Event Details:

The Moth is dedicated to finding intriguing people to tell inspired stories. At The Moth StorySLAM, those people find us. On this night of the GrandSLAM, using words as weapons, they will compete to determine the Denver Moth GrandSLAM Story Champion....  Learn More

Thursday December 14
Mainstage

Voices Carry: The Moth in Austin

Austin, Texas

Venue: Paramount Theatre Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

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Friday December 15
StorySLAM

Obsession

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Bloedel Hall Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

OBSESSION: Prepare a five-minute story about not being able to let it go. Exes with unfinished business, binge-worthy Netflix shows, seductive practices that have moved from the anchor of your day to the master of your mind.*Tickets for this event ar...  Learn More

Monday December 18
StorySLAM

Obsession

Chicago, Illinois

Venue: SPACE Map It

6:00pm Doors Open | 7:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

OBSESSION: Prepare a five-minute story about not being able to let it go. Exes with unfinished business, binge-worthy Netflix shows, seductive practices that have moved from the anchor of your day to the master of your mind.*All tickets become availa...  Learn More

Monday December 18
GrandSLAM

GrandSLAM Championship

New York City, New York

Venue: Music Hall of Williamsburg Map It

6:30pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

Please note that this show is general admission, with some standing room. Seating is limited and will be filled on a first-come-first-serve basis. If you have particular needs that require seating, please contact info@themoth.org at least 48 hours be...  Learn More

Monday December 18
StorySLAM

Dirt

District of Columbia (DC)

Venue: The Howard Theatre Map It

6:30pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and share all the filthy detai...  Learn More

Monday December 18
StorySLAM

Dirt

Atlanta, Georgia

Venue: Dad's Garage Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and share all the filthy detai...  Learn More

Monday December 18
StorySLAM

Dirt

London, United Kingdom

Venue: TBD Map It

7:30pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Talk...  Learn More

Tuesday December 19
StorySLAM

Dirt

Houston, Texas

Venue: Warehouse Live Map It

6:30pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Ta...  Learn More

Tuesday December 19
StorySLAM

Rules

Los Angeles, California

Venue: Los Globos Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

RULES: Prepare a five-minute story about a rule. School, religion, moral codes, your mama, the law! The Golden Rule (do unto others) and parking rules. Sex on the third date? White shoes in winter? Three strikes and you're out. The strictly prohibite...  Learn More

Tuesday December 19
StorySLAM

Obsession

San Francisco, California

Venue: Public Works Map It

6:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

OBSESSION: Prepare a five-minute story about not being able to let it go. Exes with unfinished business, binge-worthy Netflix shows, seductive practices that have moved from the anchor of your day to the master of your mind. *Tickets for this even...  Learn More

Tuesday December 19
StorySLAM

Dirt

Sydney, Australia

Venue: Giant Dwarf Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

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Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and share all the filthy detai...  Learn More

Tuesday December 19
StorySLAM

Rules

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Venue: Zingerman's Greyline Map It

6:30pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

RULES: Prepare a five-minute story about a rule. School, religion, moral codes, your mama, the law! The Golden Rule (do unto others) and parking rules. Sex on the third date? White shoes in winter? Three strikes and you're out. The strictly prohibite...  Learn More

Tuesday December 19
StorySLAM

Dirt

Louisville, Kentucky

Venue: Headliners Music Hall Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Ta...  Learn More

Tuesday December 19
StorySLAM

Obsession

Portland, Oregon

Venue: Holocene Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

OBSESSION: Prepare a five minute story about not being able to let it go. Exes with unfinished business, binge-worthy Netflix shows, seductive practices that have moved from the anchor of your day to the master of your mind. This venue is 21+. ...  Learn More

Tuesday December 19
StorySLAM

Dirt

Boston, Massachusetts

Venue: Oberon Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and share all the filthy detai...  Learn More

Wednesday December 20
StorySLAM

Rules

Chicago, Illinois

Venue: Lincoln Hall Map It

6:00pm Doors Open | 7:00pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

RULES: Prepare a five-minute story about a rule. School, religion, moral codes, your mama, the law! The Golden Rule (do unto others) and parking rules. Sex on the third date? White shoes in winter? Three strikes and you're out. The strictly prohibite...  Learn More

Wednesday December 20
StorySLAM

Dirt

Twin Cities, Minnesota

Venue: Amsterdam Bar and Hall Map It

6:30pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Talk...  Learn More

Thursday December 21
StorySLAM

Dirt

Asheville, North Carolina

Venue: The Mothlight Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

DIRT: Prepare a five-minute story about dirt. Squalor, smut, filth, muck and mire! Dig it, dish it, spread it, hose it off. Dirt cheap, dirt poor, treated like dirt. Listen as gardeners and gossips share dirty tidbits and all the filthy details. Ta...  Learn More

Thursday December 21
StorySLAM

Silver Lining

New York City, New York

Venue: Housing Works Bookstore Cafe Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

SILVER LINING: Prepare a five-minute story about the bright side. The upside of your divorce/traffic ticket/broken leg. One door slams shut and, lo and behold, another swings wide open. The lost job that led you to your calling; the missed flight tha...  Learn More

Moth Events

Mainstage

Curated events featuring five tellers who develop and shape their stories with our directors. Beyond theater, The Moth Mainstage is a community where entertainment and enlightenment merge.

StorySLAM

Open-mic storytelling competitions. Open to anyone with a five-minute story to share on the night’s theme. Come tell a story, or just enjoy the show!

GrandSLAM

After ten StorySLAMs in a city, the winners then compete for the title of GrandSLAM Champion with a brand new story. This is the ultimate battle of wits and words.

Special Events

Each year The Moth presents two benefits featuring a special show and party: The Moth Ball and the Moth Members' Show.

Education

Featuring high school and college students who have participated in Moth workshops in their schools.

Community

Showcases of storytellers from a wide range of populations, community organizations and non-profits.

Global Community