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The Moth High School GrandSLAM: FACE TO FACE

Monday, December 16, 2013 at 7:00pm

The Moth's newest education program, The Moth High School StorySLAM, brings the thrill of competitive storytelling to high schools across New York City. Coached and supported by Moth instructors, students join their school's StorySLAM team to compete in school-wide StorySLAM events. On Monday, December 16th, join us for the first-ever Interschool GrandSLAM Competition, featuring all-star storytellers from five participating schools. Ten student storytellers, three teams of judges, one winner!

$5 suggested donation

The Moth is an acclaimed not-for-profit organization dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling, and a recipient of a 2012 John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions (MACEI). Through its ongoing programs— The Moth Mainstage, The Moth StorySLAMs, The Moth Community Education Programs: MothSHOP and High School StorySLAMs and Moth Corporate Programs: MothSHOP and Events —The Moth has presented more than three thousand stories, told live and without notes, to standing- room-only crowds worldwide. The Moth podcast is downloaded more than 15 million times a year, and the Peabody Award-winning The Moth Radio Hour, produced by Jay Allison and presented by PRX, The Public Radio Exchange, airs weekly on radio stations nationwide. The new Moth Mobile App for iOS and Android, and the book, The Moth: 50 True Stories (Hyperion), are available now. themoth.org

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