Seattle

Thursday June 1
StorySLAM

Mystery

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Fremont Abbey Arts Center Map It

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

Event Details:

MYSTERY: Prepare a five-minute story about puzzling events. Whodunits, secret deals, curious details and shadowy figures. Facts that don’t add up. Unsolved happenings. Anonymous packages and secret admirers. The cagy, the cryptic and the covert! The ...  Learn More

Friday June 16
StorySLAM

Celebration

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Bloedel Hall Map It

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

Event Details:

CELEBRATION: Prepare a five-minute story about a celebration. Opulent parties with champagne and fancy cheese or a hootenanny with jug whisky and a single bag of chips. Birthday, Wedding, Bris, Bar Mitzvah, Quinceanera, Graduation, One Year Sober...  Learn More

Tuesday June 20
GrandSLAM

The Seattle Moth GrandSLAM

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Town Hall Map It

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

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Thursday July 6
StorySLAM

Beauty

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Fremont Abbey Arts Center Map It

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

Event Details:

BEAUTY: Prepare a five-minute story about that which is skin and/or soul-deep. Works of art, works of nature, and works of parents with stunning genes. What lengths have you gone to to emulate your ideal aesthetic, and where have you uncovered unexpe...  Learn More

Friday July 21
StorySLAM

Denial

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Bloedel Hall Map It

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

Event Details:

DENIAL: Prepare a five-minute story about denial. From deliberate ignorance (Look the other way!) to full-out, loony blind eye to the truth (No one will notice my missing front tooth/my teenage daughter is a virgin/my bald spot isn't visible.) Skimmi...  Learn More

Thursday August 3
StorySLAM

Caution

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Fremont Abbey Arts Center Map It

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

Event Details:

CAUTION: Prepare a five-minute story about prudent behavior. Treading lightly, hedging bets, playing it safe. Vigilant rule-followers, overprotective mother hens, reckless thrill-seekers. Red alert- pitfalls ahead: hazardous materials, dangerous terr...  Learn More

Friday August 18
StorySLAM

Deadlines

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Bloedel Hall Map It

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

Event Details:

DEADLINES: From term papers to having the house spotless before your mother-in-law arrives... as well as: hunting for gas with the needle on E, your first million by 30, abs of steel by summer, finding a willing lover before the Viagra wears off, smo...  Learn More

Thursday September 7
StorySLAM

Schooled

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Fremont Abbey Arts Center Map It

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

Event Details:

SCHOOLED- Taught by nuns or wolves, the streets, trial and error or Harvard professors, come share a story of SCHOOL. Prepare a five-minute tale about lessons learned, mentored enlightenment or hard knock knowledge.*Tickets for this event are av...  Learn More

Friday September 15
StorySLAM

Trailblaze Sponsored by REI

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Bloedel Hall Map It

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

Event Details:

TRAILBLAZE: Prepare a five-minute story about forging new paths. Up a mountain, across a river or through any jungle of the unknown. Eyes on the prize or the primo camping site! Elbow grease and eureka moments. Finding your way to something new. ...  Learn More

Thursday October 5
StorySLAM

Competition

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Fremont Abbey Arts Center Map It

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

Event Details:

COMPETITION: Prepare a five-minute story about the clash. Showdowns and tug-of-wars. Sibling rivalries, frenemies, battles of wit. Eyes on the prize; fighting for the girl, the gold medal, or the corner office. Dukes up.*Tickets for this event are av...  Learn More

Friday October 20
StorySLAM

Creepy

Seattle, Washington

Venue: Bloedel Hall Map It

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

Event Details:

CREEPY: Prepare a five-minute story about something that makes your skin crawl—the people, places or things that spook you. Creatures, humans included, who slither or skulk. Haunted houses, dark alleys, inappropriate co-worker comments, menacin...  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