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The Rise of the Personal Narrative Show, Part 2: Are we going to...

For many producers of personal narrative shows, it’s easy to see a parallel between the increasing popularity of storytelling shows and the rise of stand-up comedy in the 1980s. Back then, a core of innovators reinvigorated an art form that...

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The Rise of the Personal Narrative Show, Part 1: Is This a Real...

It seems like just yesterday that public speaking was everyone’s greatest fear other than death. So why are we all suddenly lining up at the dozens of local personal narrative shows to spill the tea on our worst date ever, or admit to...

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Dylan Brody interview

Dylan Brody is a master storyteller, actor, standup comic, and all-around fascinating guy. He has performed on hundreds of storytelling shows, including several produced by LA Story Works (Tattle Tales and Town Tales–the latter of which...

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“Drucker On The Dial” podcast about the power of storytelling

We received this interesting link from Phalana Tiller of the Drucker Institute recently, and thought you might find it of great interest!   http://bit.ly/12xz...

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The Reluctant DILF – Al Fresco – Shea Magazine

Monologist Christopher T. Wood visits a nude beach for your pleasure. There are moments in a man’s life when ego trumps reason. When, “I shouldn’t” seamlessly morphs into, “Obviously, one shouldn’t, but given my recent burst of...

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She let the story speak for itself

When she was 18, Ophira Eisenberg drunkenly cheated on her boyfriend with a guy she barely knew. This led to panic, lies, confrontation and, inevitably, a breakup. And bravely, she would tell the story later. In April, the New York Times...

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Broadly Speaking

Inspired by the book and PBS documentary “Half the Sky,” AnnaLea Arnold and Kate Luhr looked for a way to combine their backgrounds in comedy,...

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The Rise of the Personal Narrative Show, Part 2:...

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