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The Best of the Beasts

In honor of next Monday’s StorySlam on the theme “Animal” at World Cafe Live, we’re bringing you this beastly countdown of some of the top zoological tales in the FPA archive. Enjoy!

#5 Marla, “Beasts” StorySlam
Delirious Marla tells a love story that stars a possum.

#4 Lansie, “Danger” StorySlam
Lansie is spooked when a potentially murderous intruder breaks into her punk house.

#3 Marjorie, “Ex-Files” StorySlam
An abandoned puppy joins Marjorie’s family and teaches them the importance of walking funny and never giving up on each other.

#2 Kat, “Wild Things” StorySlam
A strong commitment to craft beer, chemical engineering, and friendship leaves Kat rolling in deer blood.

#1 Sean, “Close Calls” StorySlam
Sean‘s advice for all summer vacationers: “Steer clear of the indigenous wildlife.”

Upcoming Events
  • StorySlam: Laws of Nature (tickets on sale 4/8/19)
  • Date: April 30, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM
  • Venue: The Playground at the Adrienne
  • Location: 2030 Sansom Street
  • I Want to Be: Stories Inspired by Jerry Pinkney
  • Date: May 4, 2019
  • Time: 7 PM - 9 PM
  • Venue: Woodmere Art Museum
  • Location: 9201 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118