New York City

Tuesday June 18
StorySLAM

Food

New York City, New York

Venue: Housing Works Bookstore Cafe Map It

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

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Event Details:

FOOD: Prepare a five-minute story about FOOD. Vittles, grub, cuisine, groceries, homemade or take out. From frozen dinners to nuts and berries, bring us stories of nourishment. From gluttony to gluten intolerance, tales of your daily bread. *Ticke...  Learn More

Thursday June 20
Mainstage

There's A Place For Us: The Moth at Green-Wood Cemetery

New York City, New York

Venue: The Green-Wood Cemetery Map It

7:15pm Doors Open | 8:15pm Stories Begin

Event Details:

In partnership with Green-Wood Cemetery RAIN DATE: Friday, June 21st...  Learn More

Monday June 24
StorySLAM

Surrender

New York City, New York

Venue: White Eagle Hall Map It

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

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Event Details:

** THIS SLAM IS IN JERSEY CITY, NJ! ** Prepare a five-minute story about giving in. Jumping on the bandwagon, folding at the card table, agreeing to go to the in-laws for the holidays. Buckling, crumbling, caving….OR fighting to keep your h...  Learn More

Wednesday June 26
GrandSLAM

GrandSLAM Championship

New York City, New York

Venue: Music Hall of Williamsburg Map It

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

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Event Details:

**VIP Tables are available for purchase for this event. Please call The Moth at 212.742.0551 for more information** Please note that this show is general admission, with some standing room. Seating is limited and will be filled on a first-come-fir...  Learn More

Monday July 1
StorySLAM

Bold

New York City, New York

Venue: The Bell House Map It

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

Event Details:

BOLD: Prepare a five-minute story about living out loud, rising to the occasion and undertaking the adventure that has always been a dream. Your last big statement, that moment you did not back down where your courage and flair surprised you. Mixing ...  Learn More

Tuesday July 9
StorySLAM

Backfired

New York City, New York

Venue: Housing Works Bookstore Cafe Map It

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

Event Details:

BACKFIRED: Prepare a five-minute story about the best laid plans that... weren't. From bungled diamond heists to busted dinner reservations, tell us about foolproof schemes gone bad, a cunning plot that went awry. Muffler malfunctions also welcome.*T...  Learn More

Thursday July 18
StorySLAM

Baggage

New York City, New York

Venue: Housing Works Bookstore Cafe Map It

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

Event Details:

BAGGAGE: Prepare a five-minute story about the things we carry. Personal belongings, long-held ideas, that ex who lingers years later. Suitcases, trunks, purses and pocketbooks. Whether in your hand or forever on your mind, traveling light or weight...  Learn More

Friday July 26
StorySLAM

Blue

New York City, New York

Venue: The Bronx Museum of the Arts Map It

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

Event Details:

BLUE: Prepare a five-minute story involving the color of the sky, the sea or your mood. Blue collar, blue ribbon, blue eyes. Denim, robin eggs, Papa Smurf and songs of heartbreak.*Tickets for this event are available one week before the show, at 3pm ...  Learn More

Monday August 5
StorySLAM

Animals

New York City, New York

Venue: The Bell House Map It

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

Event Details:

ANIMALS: Prepare a five-minute story involving creatures great or small from the glorious animal kingdom. Scaly, furry, feathered. The hunted or the pampered. The feared or the cuddled! Man's best friend or foe. Roadkill, pests and party animals welc...  Learn More

Tuesday August 13
StorySLAM

Camp

New York City, New York

Venue: Housing Works Bookstore Cafe Map It

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

Event Details:

CAMP: Prepare a five-minute story about camp; the summer destination where you found friends, first loves, and maybe a bees nest or two. Roughing it out in the woods or pitching tents in your backyard. Whether it’s the territory or community, you’ll ...  Learn More

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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
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