Monday February 19
StorySLAM

Transit

Chicago, Illinois

Venue: SPACE Map It

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

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TRANSIT: Prepare a five-minute story about planes, trains, and automobiles. Getting from A to B and notable moments along the way. The Boeing 747, the F train, or the Volvo. That attractive stranger on the plane, the time your soup spilled on the bus...  Learn More

Monday February 19
StorySLAM

Love Hurts

Atlanta, Georgia

Venue: Dad's Garage Map It

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

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LOVE HURTS: Prepare a five-minute tale about a love that made you go OUCH. The agony of deferred love! The misery of good love, gone bad! The anguish of one-way love! Bring stories of your heart, kicked to the curb by the people or places or things y...  Learn More

Monday February 19
StorySLAM

Love Hurts

District of Columbia (DC)

Venue: The Howard Theatre Map It

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

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LOVE HURTS: Prepare a five-minute tale about a love that made you go OUCH. The agony of deferred love! The misery of good love, gone bad! The anguish of one-way love! Bring stories of your heart, kicked to the curb by the people or places or things y...  Learn More

Tuesday February 20
StorySLAM

Secrets

Los Angeles, California

Venue: Los Globos Map It

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

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SECRETS: Prepare a five minute story about hidden stairways, handshakes, agendas, or ingredients - why you bought a paper shredder, your undisclosed crush, that thing in your bottom drawer, the real reason you wouldn't go on a second date, classified...  Learn More

Tuesday February 20
StorySLAM

Secrets

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Venue: Zingerman's Greyline Map It

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

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SECRETS: Prepare a five minute story about hidden stairways, handshakes, agendas, or ingredients - why you bought a paper shredder, your undisclosed crush, that thing in your bottom drawer, the real reason you wouldn't go on a second date, classified...  Learn More

Tuesday February 20
StorySLAM

Love Hurts

Sydney, Australia

Venue: Giant Dwarf Map It

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

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LOVE HURTS: Prepare a five-minute tale about a love that made you go OUCH. The agony of deferred love! The misery of good love, gone bad! The anguish of one-way love! Bring stories of your heart, kicked to the curb by the people or places or things y...  Learn More

Tuesday February 20
StorySLAM

Transit

Boston, Massachusetts

Venue: Oberon Map It

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

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TRANSIT: Prepare a five-minute story about planes, trains, and automobiles. Getting from A to B and notable moments along the way. The Boeing 747, the F train, or the Volvo. That attractive stranger on the plane, the time your soup spilled on the bus...  Learn More

Tuesday February 20
StorySLAM

Love Hurts

London, United Kingdom

Venue: Rich Mix Map It

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

Event Details:

LOVE HURTS: Prepare a five-minute tale about a love that made you go OUCH. The agony of deferred love! The misery of good love, gone bad! The anguish of one-way love! Bring stories of your heart, kicked to the curb by the people or places or things y...  Learn More

Tuesday February 20
StorySLAM

Love Hurts

New Orleans, Louisiana

Venue: Cafe Istanbul Map It

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

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LOVE HURTS: Prepare a five-minute tale about a love that made you go OUCH. The agony of deferred love! The misery of good love, gone bad! The anguish of one-way love! Bring stories of your heart, kicked to the curb by the people or places or things y...  Learn More

Tuesday February 20
StorySLAM

Transit

Portland, Oregon

Venue: Holocene Map It

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

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TRANSIT: Prepare a five-minute story about planes, trains, and automobiles. Getting from A to B and notable moments along the way. The Boeing 747, the F train, or the Volvo. That attractive stranger on the plane, the time your soup spilled on the bus...  Learn More

Wednesday February 21
StorySLAM

Secrets

Boston, Massachusetts

Venue: ONCE Ballroom Map It

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

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SECRETS: Prepare a five minute story about hidden stairways, handshakes, agendas, or ingredients - why you bought a paper shredder, your undisclosed crush, that thing in your bottom drawer, the real reason you wouldn't go on a second date, classified...  Learn More

Thursday February 22
StorySLAM

Transit

New York City, New York

Venue: Housing Works Bookstore Cafe Map It

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

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TRANSIT: Prepare a five-minute story about planes, trains, and automobiles. Getting from A to B and notable moments along the way. The Boeing 747, the F train, or the Volvo. That attractive stranger on the plane, the time your soup spilled on the bus...  Learn More

Thursday February 22
GrandSLAM

GrandSLAM Championship

Seattle, Washington

Venue: The Moore Theatre Map It

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

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*Tickets for this event are available four weeks before the show, at 12pm PT / 3pm ET. Media Sponsor: KUOW...  Learn More

Friday February 23
StorySLAM

Love Hurts

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Venue: Colectivo Map It

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

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LOVE HURTS: Prepare a five-minute tale about a love that made you go OUCH. The agony of deferred love! The misery of good love, gone bad! The anguish of one-way love! Bring stories of your heart, kicked to the curb by the people or places or things y...  Learn More

Monday February 26
StorySLAM

Secrets

Chicago, Illinois

Venue: Lincoln Hall Map It

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

Event Details:

SECRETS: Prepare a five minute story about hidden stairways, handshakes, agendas, or ingredients - why you bought a paper shredder, your undisclosed crush, that thing in your bottom drawer, the real reason you wouldn't go on a second date, classified...  Learn More

Tuesday February 27
StorySLAM

Transit

San Francisco, California

Venue: Public Works Map It

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

Event Details:

TRANSIT: Prepare a five-minute story about planes, trains, and automobiles. Getting from A to B and notable moments along the way. The Boeing 747, the F train, or the Volvo. That attractive stranger on the plane, the time your soup spilled on the bus...  Learn More

Tuesday February 27
StorySLAM

Love Hurts

Louisville, Kentucky

Venue: Headliners Music Hall Map It

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

Event Details:

LOVE HURTS: Prepare a five-minute tale about a love that made you go OUCH. The agony of deferred love! The misery of good love, gone bad! The anguish of one-way love! Bring stories of your heart, kicked to the curb by the people or places or things y...  Learn More

Tuesday February 27
GrandSLAM

GrandSLAM Championship

Portland, Oregon

Venue: Aladdin Theater Map It

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

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Media Sponsors: OPB and Literary Arts...  Learn More

Wednesday February 28
StorySLAM

Patterns

New York City, New York

Venue: Jamaica Performing Arts Center Map It

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

Event Details:

PATTERNS: Prepare a five-minute story about predictable outcomes. Well-worn paths, hearing a ding and expecting a text, buttons pushed, and knee-jerk responses. Foreseeable futures or polka dots, gingham, houndstooth and plaid. Or, the glorious and t...  Learn More

Wednesday February 28
StorySLAM

Love Hurts

Twin Cities, Minnesota

Venue: Amsterdam Bar and Hall Map It

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

Event Details:

LOVE HURTS: Prepare a five-minute tale about a love that made you go OUCH. The agony of deferred love! The misery of good love, gone bad! The anguish of one-way love! Bring stories of your heart, kicked to the curb by the people or places or things y...  Learn More

Wednesday February 28
GrandSLAM

GrandSLAM Championship

Chicago, Illinois

Venue: Athenaeum Theatre Map It

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

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Thursday March 1
StorySLAM

Tests

Detroit, Michigan

Venue: Marble Bar Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Thursday March 1
StorySLAM

Tests

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Fremont Abbey Arts Center Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Regal...  Learn More

Monday March 5
StorySLAM

Tests

Melbourne, Australia

Venue: Howler Map It

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

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TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Monday March 5
StorySLAM

Tests

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Venue: World Cafe Live Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Monday March 5
StorySLAM

Stranded

New York City, New York

Venue: The Bell House Map It

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

Event Details:

STRANDED: Prepare a five-minute story about being stuck in the middle of nowhere or the center of somewhere you don't care to be. Trapped in consequence! Stranded in your convictions...the only atheist at bible camp, the only liberal on the golf cou...  Learn More

Monday March 5
StorySLAM

Tests

Portland, Oregon

Venue: The Secret Society Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Tuesday March 6
StorySLAM

Manners

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Venue: Zingerman's Greyline Map It

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

Event Details:

MANNERS: Prepare a five-minute story about civil comportment. P's and Q's, southern hospitality, reform school. Behaving like a perfect lady/gentleman or revealing your uncouth inner beast. Bad habits, rude encounters, misinterpretations. Sit up stra...  Learn More

Tuesday March 6
StorySLAM

Tests

San Francisco, California

Venue: Freight & Salvage Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Tuesday March 6
StorySLAM

Tests

Boston, Massachusetts

Venue: Oberon Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Tuesday March 6
StorySLAM

Tests

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Venue: The Rex Theater Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Regal...  Learn More

Wednesday March 7
Mainstage

The Moth Mainstage in Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California

Venue: Avalon Hollywood Map It

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

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Saturday March 10
Mainstage

Eye of the Storm: The Moth at BAM

New York City, New York

Venue: BAM Harvey Theater Map It

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

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Monday March 12
StorySLAM

Tests

Madison, Wisconsin

Venue: High Noon Saloon Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Tuesday March 13
StorySLAM

Tests

Chicago, Illinois

Venue: Promontory Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Tuesday March 13
StorySLAM

Tests

Miami, Florida

Venue: Olympia Theater Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Tuesday March 13
StorySLAM

Tests

Burlington, Vermont

Venue: ArtsRiot Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Tuesday March 13
StorySLAM

Tests

Houston, Texas

Venue: Warehouse Live Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Tuesday March 13
StorySLAM

Aftermath

New York City, New York

Venue: Housing Works Bookstore Cafe Map It

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

Event Details:

AFTERMATH: Prepare a five-minute story about consequences. Aftershocks and fallout. The morning after! Indelible grins! Walks of shame! Monday morning quarterbacks. Assessing the wreckage from the storm. And after the dust has settled, the decision t...  Learn More

Tuesday March 13
StorySLAM

Manners

Boston, Massachusetts

Venue: Laugh Boston @ The Westin Boston Waterfront Map It

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

Event Details:

MANNERS: Prepare a five-minute story about civil comportment. P's and Q's, southern hospitality, reform school. Behaving like a perfect lady/gentleman or revealing your uncouth inner beast. Bad habits, rude encounters, misinterpretations. Sit up stra...  Learn More

Tuesday March 13
StorySLAM

Tests

London, United Kingdom

Venue: Rich Mix Map It

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

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TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Tuesday March 13
StorySLAM

Tests

New Orleans, Louisiana

Venue: Cafe Istanbul Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Wednesday March 14
StorySLAM

Tests

Los Angeles, California

Venue: Busby's East Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Thursday March 15
StorySLAM

Tests

Asheville, North Carolina

Venue: The Mothlight Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Friday March 16
StorySLAM

Tests

Denver, Colorado

Venue: Swallow Hill Music Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Friday March 16
StorySLAM

Manners

Seattle, Washington

Venue: St. Mark's - Skinner Hall Map It

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

Event Details:

MANNERS: Prepare a five-minute story about civil comportment. P's and Q's, southern hospitality, reform school. Behaving like a perfect lady/gentleman or revealing your uncouth inner beast. Bad habits, rude encounters, misinterpretations. Sit up stra...  Learn More

Monday March 19
StorySLAM

Manners

Chicago, Illinois

Venue: SPACE Map It

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

Event Details:

MANNERS: Prepare a five-minute story about civil comportment. P's and Q's, southern hospitality, reform school. Behaving like a perfect lady/gentleman or revealing your uncouth inner beast. Bad habits, rude encounters, misinterpretations. Sit up stra...  Learn More

Monday March 19
GrandSLAM

GrandSLAM Championships

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 March 19
StorySLAM

Tests

Atlanta, Georgia

Venue: Dad's Garage Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Monday March 19
StorySLAM

Tests

District of Columbia (DC)

Venue: TBD Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Tuesday March 20
StorySLAM

Manners

Los Angeles, California

Venue: Los Globos Map It

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

Event Details:

MANNERS: Prepare a five-minute story about civil comportment. P's and Q's, southern hospitality, reform school. Behaving like a perfect lady/gentleman or revealing your uncouth inner beast. Bad habits, rude encounters, misinterpretations. Sit up stra...  Learn More

Tuesday March 20
StorySLAM

Aftermath

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Venue: Zingerman's Greyline Map It

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

Event Details:

AFTERMATH: Prepare a five-minute story about consequences. Aftershocks and fallout. The morning after! Indelible grins! Walks of shame! Monday morning quarterbacks. Assessing the wreckage from the storm. And after the dust has settled, the decision t...  Learn More

Tuesday March 20
StorySLAM

Tests

Sydney, Australia

Venue: Giant Dwarf Map It

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

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TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Tuesday March 20
StorySLAM

Manners

Portland, Oregon

Venue: Holocene Map It

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

Event Details:

MANNERS: Prepare a five-minute story about civil comportment. P's and Q's, southern hospitality, reform school. Behaving like a perfect lady/gentleman or revealing your uncouth inner beast. Bad habits, rude encounters, misinterpretations. Sit up stra...  Learn More

Wednesday March 21
StorySLAM

Manners

New York City, New York

Venue: Housing Works Bookstore Cafe Map It

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

Event Details:

MANNERS: Prepare a five-minute story about civil comportment. P's and Q's, southern hospitality, reform school. Behaving like a perfect lady/gentleman or revealing your uncouth inner beast. Bad habits, rude encounters, misinterpretations. Sit up stra...  Learn More

Wednesday March 21
StorySLAM

Aftermath

Boston, Massachusetts

Venue: ONCE Ballroom Map It

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

Event Details:

AFTERMATH: Prepare a five-minute story about consequences. Aftershocks and fallout. The morning after! Indelible grins! Walks of shame! Monday morning quarterbacks. Assessing the wreckage from the storm. And after the dust has settled, the decision t...  Learn More

Friday March 23
GrandSLAM

GrandSLAM Championship

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Venue: Turner Hall Map It

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

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Saturday March 24
Mainstage

The Moth Mainstage in Portsmouth

Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Venue: The Music Hall Map It

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

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Tuesday March 27
StorySLAM

Aftermath

Chicago, Illinois

Venue: Lincoln Hall Map It

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

Event Details:

AFTERMATH: Prepare a five-minute story about consequences. Aftershocks and fallout. The morning after! Indelible grins! Walks of shame! Monday morning quarterbacks. Assessing the wreckage from the storm. And after the dust has settled, the decision t...  Learn More

Tuesday March 27
StorySLAM

Aftermath

Los Angeles, California

Venue: Los Globos Map It

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

Event Details:

AFTERMATH: Prepare a five-minute story about consequences. Aftershocks and fallout. The morning after! Indelible grins! Walks of shame! Monday morning quarterbacks. Assessing the wreckage from the storm. And after the dust has settled, the decision t...  Learn More

Tuesday March 27
StorySLAM

Manners

San Francisco, California

Venue: Public Works Map It

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

Event Details:

MANNERS: Prepare a five-minute story about civil comportment. P's and Q's, southern hospitality, reform school. Behaving like a perfect lady/gentleman or revealing your uncouth inner beast. Bad habits, rude encounters, misinterpretations. Sit up stra...  Learn More

Tuesday March 27
StorySLAM

Tests

Louisville, Kentucky

Venue: Headliners Music Hall Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Wednesday March 28
StorySLAM

Tests

Twin Cities, Minnesota

Venue: Amsterdam Bar and Hall Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTS: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Rega...  Learn More

Thursday March 29
StorySLAM

Tested

New York City, New York

Venue: The Bronx Museum of the Arts Map It

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

Event Details:

TESTED: Prepare a five-minute story about being put through the ringer. From "How do I look in these pants?" to "How do you calculate velocity?" Failing, excelling, and setting the curve. Testing your knowledge, your loyalty, or your last nerve. Reg...  Learn More

Sunday April 1
StorySLAM

Ego

Los Angeles, California

Venue: Los Globos Map It

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

Event Details:

EGO: Prepare a five-minute story involving self-worth. Low or high, over-inflated or starved, tales of ego. Blow-hards and wall flowers, narcissists and self doubters. What Id you say?This venue is 21+. *Tickets for this event are available one we...  Learn More

Monday April 2
StorySLAM

Caught

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Venue: World Cafe Live Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Monday April 2
StorySLAM

Caught

New York City, New York

Venue: The Bell House Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Monday April 2
StorySLAM

Caught

Portland, Oregon

Venue: The Secret Society Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Tuesday April 3
StorySLAM

Caught

Los Angeles, California

Venue: Los Globos Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Tuesday April 3
StorySLAM

Caught

Boston, Massachusetts

Venue: Laugh Boston @ The Westin Boston Waterfront Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Tuesday April 3
StorySLAM

Caught

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Venue: The Rex Theater Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abou...  Learn More

Wednesday April 4
Mainstage

The Moth Mainstage in Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, California

Venue: Lobero Theatre Map It

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

Buy Tickets

Event Details:

Wednesday April 4
StorySLAM

Awards

San Francisco, California

Venue: Freight & Salvage Map It

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

Event Details:

AWARDS: Prepare a five-minute story about the spoils of one's achievement! An "A for effort" is FINE, but let's hear about your trophies, honors and gifts of glorious reverence (or lack there of...) Employee of the month, biggest catch of the day, Em...  Learn More

Thursday April 5
StorySLAM

Caught

Detroit, Michigan

Venue: Marble Bar Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Thursday April 5
StorySLAM

Caught

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Fremont Abbey Arts Center Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abou...  Learn More

Friday April 6
Mainstage

The Moth Mainstage in San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas

Venue: Majestic Theatre San Antonio Map It

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

Buy Tickets

Event Details:

Monday April 9
StorySLAM

Caught

Atlanta, Georgia

Venue: Dad's Garage Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Monday April 9
StorySLAM

Caught

Madison, Wisconsin

Venue: High Noon Saloon Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Monday April 9
StorySLAM

Caught

Melbourne, Australia

Venue: Howler Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Tuesday April 10
StorySLAM

Caught

Chicago, Illinois

Venue: Promontory Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Tuesday April 10
StorySLAM

Caught

Miami, Florida

Venue: Olympia Theater Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Tuesday April 10
StorySLAM

Caught

Burlington, Vermont

Venue: ArtsRiot Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Tuesday April 10
StorySLAM

Caught

Houston, Texas

Venue: Warehouse Live Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Tuesday April 10
StorySLAM

Awards

New York City, New York

Venue: Housing Works Bookstore Cafe Map It

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

Event Details:

AWARDS: Prepare a five-minute story about the spoils of one's achievement! An "A for effort" is FINE, but let's hear about your trophies, honors and gifts of glorious reverence (or lack there of...) Employee of the month, biggest catch of the day, Em...  Learn More

Tuesday April 10
StorySLAM

Caught

New Orleans, Louisiana

Venue: Cafe Istanbul Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Wednesday April 11
StorySLAM

Awards

Los Angeles, California

Venue: Busby's East Map It

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

Event Details:

AWARDS: Prepare a five-minute story about the spoils of one's achievement! An "A for effort" is FINE, but let's hear about your trophies, honors and gifts of glorious reverence (or lack there of...) Employee of the month, biggest catch of the day, Em...  Learn More

Wednesday April 11
StorySLAM

Awards

Boston, Massachusetts

Venue: ONCE Ballroom Map It

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

Event Details:

AWARDS: Prepare a five-minute story about the spoils of one's achievement! An "A for effort" is FINE, but let's hear about your trophies, honors and gifts of glorious reverence (or lack there of...) Employee of the month, biggest catch of the day, Em...  Learn More

Saturday April 14
Mainstage

The Moth Mainstage in Northampton

Northampton, Massachusetts

Venue: Academy of Music Theatre Map It

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

Event Details:

Saturday April 14
Mainstage

The Moth Mainstage in Northhampton

Northampton, Massachusetts

Venue: Academy of Music Theatre Map It

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

Event Details:

Monday April 16
StorySLAM

Awards

Chicago, Illinois

Venue: SPACE Map It

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

Event Details:

AWARDS: Prepare a five-minute story about the spoils of one's achievement! An "A for effort" is FINE, but let's hear about your trophies, honors and gifts of glorious reverence (or lack there of...) Employee of the month, biggest catch of the day, Em...  Learn More

Monday April 16
StorySLAM

Caught

District of Columbia (DC)

Venue: TBD Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Tuesday April 17
StorySLAM

Mail

Los Angeles, California

Venue: Los Globos Map It

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

Event Details:

MAIL: Prepare a five-minute story involving a mailbox. Love letters, junk mail, hate mail, fan mail. Writing that Dear John letter, or receiving a court order, ransom note, or news from the admissions office. Brown paper packages, test results, brea...  Learn More

Tuesday April 17
StorySLAM

Caught

Sydney, Australia

Venue: Giant Dwarf Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Tuesday April 17
StorySLAM

Mail

Boston, Massachusetts

Venue: Oberon Map It

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

Event Details:

MAIL: Prepare a five-minute story involving a mailbox. Love letters, junk mail, hate mail, fan mail. Writing that Dear John letter, or receiving a court order, ransom note, or news from the admissions office. Brown paper packages, test results, brea...  Learn More

Tuesday April 17
StorySLAM

Caught

London, United Kingdom

Venue: Rich Mix Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  Learn More

Tuesday April 17
StorySLAM

Awards

Portland, Oregon

Venue: Holocene Map It

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

Event Details:

AWARDS: Prepare a five-minute story about the spoils of one's achievement! An "A for effort" is FINE, but let's hear about your trophies, honors and gifts of glorious reverence (or lack there of...) Employee of the month, biggest catch of the day, Em...  Learn More

Thursday April 19
StorySLAM

Caught

Asheville, North Carolina

Venue: The Mothlight Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUGHT: Prepare a five-minute story about finding yourself in a sticky situation. Pockets emptied to reveal contraband, the release of a hidden booby trap, all eyes in the lecture hall on you, in the wrong place at the wrong time. Tell us a tale abo...  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