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Stories told at our live events & workshops become content for the FPA Podcast on iTunes & Stitcher, Commonspace Radio Hour and Podcast on WHYY, YouTube Channel and other platforms.

 
Steve C. - COVID Stories: A Digital...

Steve C. - COVID Stories: A Digital Memoir from the Pandemic with First Person ArtsPeople over the world are experiencing a health crisis that hasn’t been collectively experienced in hundreds of years. A viral pandemic that has put up literal dividers to a country that was already pretty divided. It can feel pretty isolating and anxiety-ridden. First Person Arts has always been dedicated to transforming the drama of real-life into memoir and documentary art in order to foster an appreciation for our unique and shared experiences. Share your COVID Story: https://www.firstpersonarts.org/Stories/COVID-Stories Listen to our podcast: https://www.firstpersonarts.org/Podcast First Person Arts on social! First Person Arts Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/firstpersonarts First Person Arts Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FirstPersonPhilly/ First Person Arts Twitter: https://twitter.com/FirstPersonArts Subscribe to our Email List! Like First Person Arts: https://www.firstpersonarts.org/signup #StoryPrompts #Storytelling #FirstPersonArts

Sage, Winner and Audience Favorite -...

Sage, Winner and Audience Favorite - “Echos” First Person Arts StorySlamAugust 20, 2020 Theme: Echos Music by Subglo. Animation by Tanesha Ford. What’s a StorySlam? A StorySlam is more than a storytelling competition. It’s an invitation to share five minutes of your life in a room full of people who appreciate a well-told tale. Audience storytellers take to the stage with real life stories on the theme of the night. Winners get $100 prize and the chance to complete in the season finale Grand Slam. Got five minutes? Come and lend an ear, or share an experience. For more information and a complete StorySlam schedule visit firstpersonarts.org.

Michael - “Echos” First Person Arts StorySlam

Michael - “Echos” First Person Arts StorySlam
August 20, 2020
Theme: Echos
Music by Subglo.
​Animation by Tanesha Ford. 

Wendy - “Echos” First Person Arts StorySlam

Wendy - “Echos” First Person Arts StorySlamAugust 20, 2020 Theme: Echos Music by Subglo. Animation by Tanesha Ford. What’s a StorySlam? A StorySlam is more than a storytelling competition. It’s an invitation to share five minutes of your life in a room full of people who appreciate a well-told tale. Audience storytellers take to the stage with real life stories on the theme of the night. Winners get $100 prize and the chance to complete in the season finale Grand Slam. Got five minutes? Come and lend an ear, or share an experience. For more information and a complete StorySlam schedule visit firstpersonarts.org.

Jim H - “Echos” First Person Arts StorySlam

Jim H - “Echos” First Person Arts StorySlamAugust 20, 2020 Theme: Echos Music by Subglo. Animation by Tanesha Ford. What’s a StorySlam? A StorySlam is more than a storytelling competition. It’s an invitation to share five minutes of your life in a room full of people who appreciate a well-told tale. Audience storytellers take to the stage with real life stories on the theme of the night. Winners get $100 prize and the chance to complete in the season finale Grand Slam. Got five minutes? Come and lend an ear, or share an experience. For more information and a complete StorySlam schedule visit firstpersonarts.org.

Darryl Charles, Guest Storyteller -...

Darryl Charles, Guest Storyteller - “Echos” First Person Arts StorySlamAugust 20, 2020 Theme: Echos Music by Subglo. Animation by Tanesha Ford. What’s a StorySlam? A StorySlam is more than a storytelling competition. It’s an invitation to share five minutes of your life in a room full of people who appreciate a well-told tale. Audience storytellers take to the stage with real life stories on the theme of the night. Winners get $100 prize and the chance to complete in the season finale Grand Slam. Got five minutes? Come and lend an ear, or share an experience. For more information and a complete StorySlam schedule visit firstpersonarts.org.

Chris Lundy, Host - “Echos” First Person...

Chris Lundy, Host - “Echos” First Person Arts StorySlamTheme: Echos Music by Subglo. Animation by Tanesha Ford. What’s a StorySlam? A StorySlam is more than a storytelling competition. It’s an invitation to share five minutes of your life in a room full of people who appreciate a well-told tale. Audience storytellers take to the stage with real life stories on the theme of the night. Winners get $100 prize and the chance to complete in the season finale Grand Slam. Got five minutes? Come and lend an ear, or share an experience. For more information and a complete StorySlam schedule visit firstpersonarts.org.

Andrew S - “Echos” First Person Arts...

Andrew S - “Echos” First Person Arts StorySlam

Ashley H, at the First Person Arts...

Ashley H, at the First Person Arts Virtual StorySlam: Cool DownFirst Person Arts StorySlam: Cool Down (7/21/2020)

Matthew D, at the First Person Arts...

Matthew D, at the First Person Arts Virtual StorySlam: Cool DownFirst Person Arts Virtual StorySlam: Cool Down (7/21/2020)

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