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Meet Grand Slam Contestant Roman!


We’re one week closer to the Grand Slam. Grab your tickets HERE to make sure you and your friends have a seat! With that being said, we’re ready to keep introducing you to our fabulous contestants. Today, meet Roman and check out his winning story below!

Name: Roman Krivitsky
Age: 25
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Slam Won: Close Calls

AG: What was the last thing you won (StorySlam not included)?

RK: I almost won a poker game.

AG: This is our 13th Annual FPA Fest. In honor of that, could you share with us a 13 word story?
RK: I dreamt about playing a Sega Genesis. I awoke, but it wasn’t there.

AG: For the first time ever, the winner of this Grand Slam will get a $250 CASH PRIZE! What will you do with the money if you win?
RK: Pay my monthly loan amount.

AG: What would your dream theme be for a StorySlam?
RK: Misunderstandings.

AG: Who would you love to perform live on stage with?
RK: Any bands playing traditional Cuban music–I would play the cowbell.

AG: Why are you a good storyteller? (aka why should your competitors be scared?)
RK: I think I make good faces. And I live in the past.

Alyssa Guckin, Marketing Intern

Upcoming Events
  • StorySlam: Windfall
  • Date: August 27, 2019
  • Time: 7:30 PM
  • Venue: CSZ Philadelphia
  • Location: 2030 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107