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The Elephant: Stories You’ll Never Forget, 2017

“I haven’t laughed so hard in years…. It was captivating.” After a standing ovation, last year’s sold-out audience raved over the first StorySLAM to come to the Sugden Theatre. Ten local storytellers each gave spellbinding performances. On Monday, April 3rd, 2017, at 7pm the oral tradition of storytelling returns to Sugden Theatre in Naples, Florida, with “The …Read More

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Storytelling for Business

What’s your story? (the negative) “Your story” is sometimes thought of in the negative context (see yesterday’s post with Byron Katie). The mind is good about “making up stories” about why we do what we do, endlessly rationalizing the emotional reactions that we sometimes do without a second (or even first) thought. “Well, of course, …Read More

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StorySlam sold out in Ft Myers!

On Wed, Jan 25th, 2017, at 7pm, history was made.  “StorySlam: An Evening of Storytelling” at Alliance for the Arts in Ft. Myers, Florida, was a complete success! Storytellers of the Round Table put on another sold-out performance with a repeat of our sold-out show from April 2016 at the Sugden Theatre in Naples, Florida. …Read More

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Three Kings’ Day, Gift of the Magi

Friday, January 6, 2017, is the 12th day of Christmas, also known as “Three Kings’ Day” or “The Feast of the Epiphany.” In many countries, this is the end of the Christmas season, and inspiration for the song “Twelve Days of Christmas.” The Magi were Wise Men who gave gifts to a  Babe in a …Read More

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Storytelling in Southwest Florida: New Year, New Stories

What is a storyteller? Someone who tells a story? “Storytelling” is a word used in many different contexts, and hence confusion. We remember books read to us as a child, and often storytelling as “story-reading” is the only definition some have encountered. Sometimes, it is also applied to novelists, essayists, playwrights, and movie directors. In …Read More