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District of Columbia (DC)

Thursday March 1


District of Columbia (DC)

Venue: Miracle Theatre Map It

6:30pm Doors Open | 7:30pm 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

Monday March 19


District of Columbia (DC)

Venue: The Howard Theatre 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 April 16


District of Columbia (DC)

Venue: TBD Map It

7:00pm Doors Open | 7:30pm 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 abo...  Learn More

Moth Events


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.


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!


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.

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