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Morning Slam: Ted Takes On Sigourney Weaver

Ted’s Odd Job involved organizing a panel with Sigourney Weaver on her contributions to film. His highly-developed gender theory about the Alien movies, however, didn’t quite get the response he was hoping for:

The next StorySlam is May 26th at L’Etage, and the theme is “Baggage”

…And This Wednesday!
First Person Salon (Find out more here)
May 13th, 2009 7:30-9:30 (Doors at 7pm)
Location: Philadelphia Arts Bank, 601 S. Broad St., Philadelphia
Admission: $8 Buy your tickets in advance (The fees are on us!)


The Business of Dance Flight: Amir’s Odd Job

Amir’s story introduced most of the StorySlam crowd, last Tuesday, to the business of dance flight.  There’s evidently a company out there dedicated exclusively to making people “fly” on stage in some of the most preposterous ways.  He’s got a theory about the source of our economic woes…”capital flight.” Enjoy:


Davy Rothbart and Found Magazine tomorrow night at 8pm!
Philadelphia Arts Bank – 601 S. Broad St.
Click here for information and here for tickets.

Upcoming Events
  • StorySlam @ World Cafe Live: Big Time
  • Date: April 13, 2015
  • Time: Doors at 7:30PM, Slam at 8:30PM
  • Venue: World Cafe Live
  • Location: 3025 Walnut St.
  • StorySlam @ L’Etage: #onlinedating
  • Date: April 28, 2015
  • Time: Doors at 7:30PM, Slam at 8:30PM
  • Venue: L'Etage Cabaret
  • Location: 6th and Bainbridge Streets