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Live Storytelling Events

In response to concerns about the COVID-19: Our goal is to create a safe environment that fosters empathy and builds a community enriched by storytelling. Moth shows will begin to return to live venues and will abide by local and state COVID-19 regulations, as necessary, and we will require proof of vaccination for all ticket holders where we are able to do so. Search below for upcoming events in your area.

Ticket Info
The Moth is taking precautions to limit the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).
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All Upcoming Events

through November 23
Thursday September 23
Mainstage

The Moth Mainstage at Lincoln Center

New York City, New York

Venue: Damrosch Park at Lincoln Center Map It

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

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Event Details:

*PLEASE NOTE THAT PROOF OF VACCINATION WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ENTRY.* The Moth is true stories, told live and without notes. The Moth celebrates the ability of stories to honor both the diversity and commonality of human experience, and to satisfy a...  Learn More

Monday September 27
StorySLAM

Gatherings

Chicago, Illinois

Venue: Lincoln Hall Map It

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

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Event Details:

*PLEASE NOTE THAT PROOF OF VACCINATION WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ENTRY.* Your last dose must be administered at least 14 days prior to date of arrival. NAME ON VACCINATION CARD MUST MATCH YOUR ID. Prepare a five-minute story about coming together. Fami...  Learn More

Tuesday September 28
StorySLAM

Gatherings

Los Angeles, California

Venue: Los Globos Map It

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

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Event Details:

*PLEASE NOTE THAT PROOF OF VACCINATION WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ENTRY.* Your last dose must be administered at least 14 days prior to date of arrival. Proof of a negative COVID test taken within 72 hours of the event will also be accepted in lieu of proo...  Learn More

Wednesday September 29
StorySLAM

Gatherings

Boston, Massachusetts

Venue: WBUR CitySpace Map It

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

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Event Details:

*PLEASE NOTE THAT PROOF OF VACCINATION SHOW WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ENTRY.* Your last dose must be administered at least 14 days prior to date of arrival. Gatherings: Prepare a five-minute story about coming together. Family reunions, meet-ups, rall...  Learn More

Wednesday September 29
StorySLAM

Gatherings

Twin Cities, Minnesota

Venue: Amsterdam Bar and Hall Map It

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

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Event Details:

*PLEASE NOTE THAT PROOF OF VACCINATION WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ENTRY.* Your last dose must be administered at least 14 days prior to date of arrival. Prepare a five-minute story about coming together. Family reunions, meet-ups, rallies, and glee club...  Learn More

Wednesday September 29
StorySLAM

Gatherings

Phoenix, Arizona

Venue: Crescent Ballroom Map It

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

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Event Details:

*PLEASE NOTE THAT PROOF OF VACCINATION WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ENTRY.* Your last dose must be administered at least 14 days prior to date of arrival. Prepare a five-minute story about coming together. Family reunions, meet-ups, rallies, and glee club...  Learn More

Monday October 4
StorySLAM

Legends

New York City, New York

Venue: The Bell House Map It

7:15pm Doors Open | 8:00pm Stories Begin

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Event Details:

LEGENDS: Prepare a five-minute story about lore. Hometown heroes or larger than life icons. Spending the night in a haunted house, family secrets uncovered, senior pranks that went down in history. Deep-seated superstitions that fly in the face of re...  Learn More

Monday October 4
StorySLAM

Legends

Portland, Oregon

Venue: TOC Concert Hall Map It

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

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Event Details:

*PLEASE NOTE THAT PROOF OF VACCINATION WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ENTRY.* Your last dose must be administered at least 14 days prior to date of arrival. Proof of a negative COVID test taken within 48 hours of the event will also be accepted in lieu of proo...  Learn More

Tuesday October 5
StorySLAM

Legends

Berkeley, California

Venue: Freight & Salvage Map It

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

Event Details:

Prepare a five-minute story about lore. Hometown heroes or larger than life icons. Spending the night in a haunted house, family secrets uncovered, senior pranks that went down in history. Deep-seated superstitions that fly in the face of reality che...  Learn More

Tuesday October 5
Education

Stories of Women and Girls Showcase

New York City, New York

Venue: The Bell House Map It

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

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Event Details:

Generously sponsored by the Kate Spade New York Foundation. Join The Moth for a showcase celebrating the ups, downs and in-betweens of womanhood. Hear five women -- all graduates of The Moth's Education, Community, and ...  Learn More

Tuesday October 5
StorySLAM

Legends

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Venue: World Cafe Live Map It

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

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Event Details:

LEGENDS: Prepare a five-minute story about lore. Hometown heroes or larger than life icons. Spending the night in a haunted house, family secrets uncovered, senior pranks that went down in history. Deep-seated superstitions that fly in the face of re...  Learn More

Tuesday October 5
StorySLAM

Legends

Houston, Texas

Venue: Warehouse Live Map It

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

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Event Details:

Prepare a five-minute story about lore. Hometown heroes or larger-than-life icons. Spending the night in a haunted house, family secrets uncovered, senior pranks that went down in history. Deep-seated superstitions that fly in the face of reality che...  Learn More

Thursday October 7
StorySLAM

Legends

Detroit, Michigan

Venue: Marble Bar Map It

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

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Event Details:

*PLEASE NOTE THAT PROOF OF VACCINATION SHOW WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ENTRY.* Your last dose must be administered at least 14 days prior to date of arrival. LEGENDS: Prepare a five-minute story about lore. Hometown heroes or larger than life icons. Spe...  Learn More

Monday October 11
StorySLAM

Legends

Atlanta, Georgia

Venue: Theatrical Outfit - The Balzer Theater Map It

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

Event Details:

LEGENDS: Prepare a five-minute story about lore. Hometown heroes or larger than life icons. Spending the night in a haunted house, family secrets uncovered, senior pranks that went down in history. Deep-seated superstitions that fly in the face of re...  Learn More

Tuesday October 12
StorySLAM

Legends

Burlington, Vermont

Venue: Double E Map It

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

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Event Details:

*PLEASE NOTE THAT PROOF OF VACCINATION WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ENTRY.*Your last dose must be administered at least 14 days prior to date of arrival.Prepare a five-minute story about lore. Hometown heroes or larger than life icons. Spending the night in ...  Learn More

Thursday October 14
Mainstage

The Moth Mainstage in Boston

Boston, Massachusetts

Venue: The Wilbur Theater Map It

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

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Event Details:

The Moth is true stories, told live and without notes. The Moth celebrates the ability of stories to honor both the diversity and commonality of human experience, and to satisfy a vital human need for connection. It seeks to present recognized storyt...  Learn More

Thursday October 14
StorySLAM

Routine

San Francisco, California

Venue: Public Works Map It

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

Event Details:

ROUTINE: Prepare a five minute story about checking all your boxes. Expectations, schedules, habits, and hum drum. Maintaining your practice or building one anew. They say it takes 28 days...*PLEASE NOTE THAT PROOF OF VACCINATION WILL BE REQUIRED FOR...  Learn More

Monday October 18
StorySLAM

Legends

Madison, Wisconsin

Venue: High Noon Saloon Map It

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

Event Details:

*PLEASE NOTE THAT PROOF OF VACCINATION OR NEGATIVE TEST RESULTS WITHIN 72 HOURS OF SHOW DATE WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ENTRY.* Your last dose must be administered at least 14 days prior to date of arrival. *MASKS REQUIRED* LEGENDS: Prepare a five-mi...  Learn More

Tuesday October 19
StorySLAM

Legends

Los Angeles, California

Venue: Los Globos Map It

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

Event Details:

LEGENDS: Prepare a five-minute story about lore. Hometown heroes or larger than life icons. Spending the night in a haunted house, family secrets uncovered, senior pranks that went down in history. Deep-seated superstitions that fly in the face of re...  Learn More

Thursday October 21
Mainstage

The Moth Mainstage in Logan

Logan, Utah

Venue: Ellen Eccles Theatre Map It

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

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Event Details:

The Moth is true stories, told live and without notes. The Moth celebrates the ability of stories to honor both the diversity and commonality of human experience, and to satisfy a vital human need for connection. It seeks to present recognized storyt...  Learn More

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Moth Events

Virtual StorySLAM

A virtual open-mic storytelling experience that invites up to eight tellers to share a true, personal story on a given theme. The SLAM ends with the audience voting for their favorite story, crowning the StorySLAM winner!

Virtual Mainstage

A curated storytelling show featuring four tellers who develop and shape their stories with our directors. Coming to life in the virtual space and guided by a host, each teller shares their story from their home streamed live into the living room of our viewers.

Virtual SLAM Showcase

The Moth's Play it Again, SLAM Showcase brings together eight beloved StorySLAM favorites to re-share their stories, directed anew by The Moth's artistic team for a virtual audience.

Virtual GrandSLAM

The virtual GrandSLAMs are storytelling competitions that bring together eight SLAM winners from Eastern, Central and Western time zones to compete for the title of GrandSLAM winner in their respective region.

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!

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