What: FAST* StorySLAM –A live true storytelling competition. Storytellers have 5 minutes each to tell a real/true story based on our theme: ENDINGS. Storytellers must participate in the workshops (Must register by Nov 6) or are enrolled in Forsythe’s Int/Adv Acting. Tellers perform their work and are given numerical scores (on a 1 to 10 scale) based on content & performance by a panel of judges. See last year’s FAST StorySLAM HERE.
Info Meeting/Quick Write Session: Tues, Oct 30 Lunch Library
Workshops Nov 13-15 3:30pm– 5pm BlackBox Theatre
Finalists Practice Nov 16 3:30-4 BlackBox Theatre
StorySLAM Nov 16th 7pm – 8:30pm BlackBox Theatre- FREE!
How: *Students submit quick draft / registration form by Nov 6. *Up to 25 students participate in workshops Nov 13-15. *8 finalists will be selected to compete. *Finalists will practice on 11/16 3:30 and compete on 11/16 7pm. *1st place: $50; 2nd place: $25; 3rd place: $10. * All 8 will be submitted for a chance to compete at Truth Be Told: PPS StorySLAM
Also: Teachers may have all students submit stories to them earlier in the week and forward drafts of possible/interested candidates to Childs.
For more info contact: Sunny Childs (library) or Josh Forsythe (Theatre)
*Franklin Authors & Storytellers