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March StorySLAM

  • Work Home 380 Millburn Ave NJ, 07041 United States (map)

Come join us for our second StorySLAM! StorySLAM is an open-mic storytelling competition. Open to anyone with a five-minute story to share on the night’s theme. Come tell a story, or just enjoy the show!

Our topic for the night is “New Beginnings”.

Best story of the night wins a combination of prizes from local businesses, including a month’s membership to Work Home’s Workspace Club.

WHAT IS A STORYSLAM?

Structure

  • 5 story tellers

  • All interested in potentially telling a story will enter their name in a jar, 5 are chosen at random

  • Each story teller will get 5 minutes, plus a one minute grace period

Judging

  • Stories will be rated by judges randomly selected from the audience

  • Scores are on a scale of 1-10

  • Highest scoring story teller wins the prize basket

General Rules

  • True stories only - you must be the protagonist or one of the main characters in the story. No journalism

  • No notes or props allowed. The story telling experience is what the audience is coming for, and a sheet of paper gets in the way of that

  • Plan your story according to the theme of the night: New Beginnings

  • Finally, have fun!