Seattle

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

Thursday March 1
StorySLAM

Tests

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Fremont Abbey Arts Center Map It

7:00pm 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. Regal...  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

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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

Thursday April 5
StorySLAM

Caught

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Fremont Abbey Arts Center Map It

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

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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 20
StorySLAM

Awards

Seattle, Washington

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

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

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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 May 3
StorySLAM

Ego

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Fremont Abbey Arts Center Map It

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

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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? *Tickets for this event are available one week before the show...  Learn More

Friday May 18
StorySLAM

Falling

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Bloedel Hall St. Mark's Map It

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

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FALLING: Falling stars, dropping temperatures, klutzes, leaves, stock markets, parachutes, depression, madness, bungee cords and of course, love. Prepare a five-minute story about losing your footing, plunging in willy-nilly and waiting for impact. ...  Learn More

Wednesday May 23
Mainstage

The Moth Mainstage in Seattle

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Benaroya Hall Map It

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

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Thursday June 7
StorySLAM

Technology

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Fremont Abbey Arts Center Map It

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

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TECHNOLOGY: Prepare a five-minute story about the gadgetry and infrastructure that propels your life. Search engines and smart phones. Software, hard drives, spaceships and laser surgery. Universal access and online privacy. The Luddite's lament whil...  Learn More

Friday June 22
StorySLAM

Endings

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Bloedel Hall St. Mark's Map It

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

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ENDINGS: Prepare a five-minute story about the final scenes. The last day of school, the dramatic breakup, or the last time you saw your dog. Doors closing, windows opening. When it's all said and done, how did it go down? *All tickets become avai...  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