Time to stick it to the man! Or something.
We want to know what you’ve gained notoriety for, when you stood up to the powers that be, or when you’ve been acutely aware of your place in a hierarchy.
Have you ever had a reputation among your peers? Was it good or bad? And how did it come about? Or maybe you’ve gone from zero to hero in a situation – whatever it is, we want to hear about it.
Tell you story in whatever format you like – flash fiction, anecdote, poem, rap, song, or bawdy limerick.
Entry is free, and our two top storytellers will receive a free drink and the much sought-after Let Me Tell You a Story, Jack medals!
Bring your tales and your friends, you’re more than welcome to just listen and support our storytellers if you’d rather not go up to the mic.
“If at first, the idea is not absurd, then there is no hope for it.” – well, that’s what Albert Einstein said anyway, so we want to hear your tales of good ideas gone awry, or poorly-thought-out plans which led to something glorious.
Maybe you decided to make a life-sized penguin out of papier-mache, or book a last minute ticket to Cambodia – but what happened next?
Bring your short stories, poems, songs and anecdotes to share, or just come to listen. Entry is free, we’ll give out free sweets, and every storyteller gets a free drink – hurrah!
Let us know you’re coming on the Facebook event.
We’re pleased to confirm our next event on Thursday 16th July at The Crofter’s Rights, and we’re really excited about the theme this time too!
Our theme will be ‘Wanderlust’, so tell us about your best travel adventures or holiday frolics. The theme is optional though so feel free to tell us any story you like – all storytellers get a free drink!
You can also just come along to listen – entry is free and we give out sweets. Can’t say fairer than that!
Facebook event here: https://www.facebook.com/events/873622699342092/873622706008758/
Here are some images to get your creative juice flowing…
Are you craving some stories of adventure? Some amusing songs about service stations or powerful poems about the meaning of life?
Well, fortunately there’s not long to go until the next storytelling event, so note Wednesday 3rd September in your little Filofaxes and get to The Crofter’s Rights at 7pm to meet some of the nicest and most creative sorts in Bristol and hear them share their various tales.
Feel free to tell us a story yourself – all performers get a free drink!
See you on the 3rd 🙂
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/847983278547005/