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Buckle up and Enjoy Your Flight!

Last night's “Small World” StorySlam winner and Audience Favorite, Deniz, reminded us all that sitting next to a drunk Russian on an airplane is definitely funnier in retrospect. (Now it makes sense that he's so scared to fly.) Cheers, Deniz! At least you got a story out of it!

Because Deniz has already won a StorySlam this season and is scheduled to compete in the Grand Slam, last night's second place winner, Kate, was awarded the Golden Ticket and the chance to compete for the title of “Best Storyteller in Philadelphia” at this year's Fall Grand Slam at the First Person Festival in November.

Check out video from Deniz's winning perf

ormances below! Don't miss what Philebrity had to say about Deniz's story. Stay tuned for more videos from Kate and all of our “Small World” storytellers coming soon to the First Person Arts YouTube Channel.

Winning Storyteller and Audience Favorite, Deniz

Next First Person Arts StorySlam
Date: Monday, August 8
Location: World Cafe Live
3025 Walnut Street
Theme: Weird Trips
Time: Doors at 7:30pm, Slam starts at 8:30pm
Price: $10 at the door, $8 for First Person members
All-ages, $3 Yuengling Draft Specials

Upcoming Events
  • StorySlam: Overdoing it at Fringe Arts (Tickets on sale Dec. 3)
  • Date: December 18, 2018
  • Time: 8 PM
  • Venue: FringeArts
  • Location: 140 N Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106