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You’re Gonna Be Famous!

First Person Arts is partnering with Philebrity to showcase the winning video of each Slam. Look for last night’s winner, Olga Schmutz, on Philebrity later today!

Winner, Olga Schmutz

Winner, Olga Schmutz

All other story videos will be posted on our YouTube channel by the end of the week. And check out photos from last night on Flickr.

Thanks to everyone for a great inaugural Slam at World Cafe Live- all the storytellers, our host David Sweeny, guest judge Doug Didyoung, guest storyteller R. Eric Thomas and the staff at World Cafe Live.

Now it’s time to start thinking about our NEXT Slam- Tuesday, January 26th at L’Etage. The theme is Rituals. Find more info on our StorySlam page.

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