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  • Class: True North
  • Date: March 18, 2015
  • Time: 6:30-8:30PM
  • Venue: First Person Arts' Office
  • Location: 1420 Walnut St., Philadelphia, PA

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Congrats to our “Shock!” StorySlammers!

Congrats to our Winning Storyteller, Kathy, and our Audience Favorite, Andrew. Watch videos from the night on FPA’s YouTube channel here!

New Classes and Workshops

Your personal stories deserve personalized attention. Click here for the complete calendar of 2015 classes and workshops in storytelling, memoir, and performance with R. Eric Thomas and August Tarrier.

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#78 Parenthood

As his father ages, Thomas finds himself parenting the man who once parented him.


The First Person Arts Podcast is made possible thanks to support from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Special thanks to Philadelphia Weekly and WHYY’s NewsWorks.

Photo courtesy of the storyteller, Thomas Parry.