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Monday, November 22: Sex Ed!

I’m proud to announce the funny and talented lineup for Show and Tell on Monday, November 22 at Union Hall in Park Slope, Brooklyn (doors at 7:30– it’s the early show). They are seasoned and spicy veterans of the New York stage, all. (Me, not so much, unless we’re talking karaoke.)
 
For $5 you get 5 stories, each bolstered by its own helpful visuals. Territory covered under the night’s “Sex Ed” theme will include one young lady’s explorations in perversity, late-blooming first experiences, general deviance, and pervs. (Despite the theme, you can probably expect minimum sexiness from the stories, and as for my own reading, expect a high level of OMG WTF.)
 
Here’s the evening’s lineup of storytellers and readers:

 

 

Jena Friedman

Jena Friedman

Jena Friedman is a stand up comedian, writer and actor living in New York. Her short films have been featured on New York Magazine’s Daily Intel, Glamour.com, Salon, VH1’s Best Week Ever, Gawker, Current TV, The Huffington Post and Comedy Central. She recently appeared in The Glasgow International Comedy Festival and The Bridgetown Comedy Festival and was the female lead in American Florence, and independent feature film expected to be released Winter 2010.  In addition, her dark comedic musical, The Refugee Girls Revue, is currently playing off-broadway at Theatre 80 in New York City. For more info, check out www.jenafriedman.com.

 
Adam Wade

Adam Wade

Adam Wade is originally from New Hampshire and is a record 16-time Moth StorySLAM winner. You can find him on the World Wide Web at www.adamwade.com.

 

Blaise Allysen Kearsley

Blaise Allysen Kearsley is a writer, photographer and the creator, producer and host of the monthly reading and storytelling series How I Learned. She has appeared at PS 122, Lolita, Bowery Poetry Club, and in Mortified, Cringe, In The Flesh and Literary Death Match. Follow her writing and vanity projects at www.bazima.com.


Ryan Britt

Ryan Britt

Ryan Britt’s writing has been published with Nerve.com, Opium Magazine, Clarkesworld Magazine and elsewhere.  In New York City he has performed with storytelling shows like The Moth, The Liar Show and Stripped Stories.  Ryan also writes plays, and recently directed one of his own at the 45th Street Theatre in Manhattan.

Hope to see you there!

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2 responses

  1. typo

    Hi,

    It sounds really interesting and fun!

    How can I participate?

    I am neither seasoned nor spicy – more like pickled.

    thanks!

    t

    November 20, 2010 at 12:01 pm

    • Good question! I love pickles! I’ll have to put more info on this site abut participating, but meanwhile, email me at colleenrkane@gmail.com.

      November 20, 2010 at 5:07 pm

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