The End is Near: Seeking Stories!

img_5843What: 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.

Check out Storytelling Tab on FHS Toolbox  and The Moth  to listen or watch how this thing rolls.

For more info contact: Sunny Childs (library) or Josh Forsythe (Theatre)

*Franklin Authors & Storytellers


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