2018 Speak Up, Rise Up Storytelling Festival
Speak Up, Rise Up is a storytelling festival that aims to amplify the voices of communities and people we dont get to hear from. Through live, personal storytelling, we combine both traditional and non-traditional storytellers on the big stage for curated events that share personal experiences. Learn more about Speak Up Rise Up on its website at www.speakupriseup.com
$275 Full festival pass (All 37 shows)
$200 Half festival pass (15 tickets)
$100 Quarter pass (8 tickets)
$50 Fun pass (4 tickets)
2018 FESTIVAL LINE UP
All Community Showcases free!
* Indicates curated show
MONDAY, AUGUST 6
6:30pm: NYC Veteran's Alliance - Community Showcase (free!)
8pm: Ophira Eisenberg, Negin Farsad, Leah Bonnema, "Average Women with Average Rage"
9:30pm: Calvin Cato, "Calvin Cato has Daddy Issues"
7pm: Drae Campbell, "Tell, A Queer Storytelling Show"
9pm: Nina Mozes, "I'm Just Fine"
TUESDAY, AUGUST 7
6:30pm: Dorot Senior Center - Community Showcase (free!)
8pm: WNYC's Nancy Podcast live show
9:30pm: Matthew Dicks, "Faith No More"
7pm: Sammie James, "It's Nice to Feel Wanted"
9pm: Kerry Coddett
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8
6:30pm: No One Left Behind - Community Showcase (free!)
8pm: Chelsea Davison, "Late Night Talkers"
9:30pm: Andrew Collin, "You Got Left"
7pm: Ann Talman, "Woody's Order" - Tickets
9pm: Tarik Daniels
THURSDAY, AUGUST 9
6:30pm: Center for Popular Democracy - Community Showcase (free!)
8pm: Aparna Nancherla
9:30pm: Shalewa Sharpe, "Don't Reach In The Bag"
7pm: Jackie Peters
9pm: Lindsay Hoffman & Courtney Antonioli, "Selfish Justice"
FRIDAY, AUGUST 10
6:30pm: GenEquality - Community Showcase (free!)
8pm: Josh Johnson, "I'm Choking (and other excuses to leave a party)"
9:30pm: Anita Flores, "College Sucks"
7pm: Angel Ling, "One True Voice Now: Stories of Resistance from New Jersey"
SATURDAY, AUGUST 11
12pm: Stage the Change
2pm: Jude Treder-Wolff*, "Mashup: Stories in Songs"
4pm: Emily Reese, "Lil' Mama"
6pm: Women of Color for Progress - Community Showcase (free!)
8pm: Sydnee Washington, "Death of a Bottle Girl"
10pm: Bobby Hankinson*, "Kweendom"
1pm: Melanee Murray-Hunt, "The Hoodwink"
3pm: Colleen Hindsley, "That's Not How it Happened"
5pm: Christina Blacken, "Trampolines, Mormons, and Braids: Lessons from Growing up Black in Utah"
7pm: Vanessa Valerio*, "Singleling"
9pm: Becca Beberaggi*, "You Roar, I Roar"
SUNDAY, AUGUST 12
12pm: Town of Islip Anti-bias Ambassadors
2pm: Nelson Lugos, "Cheating Death: Magic, Memoirs & Mortality"
4pm: Robin Bady*, "No! We Won't Shut Up!"
6pm: Thomas Conroy, "Dean's Choice"
8pm: Gianmarco Soresi*, "Serpent's Tooth"
1pm: Maeve Press, "Dis(is)Respect with Maeve"
3pm: Sylvia Rivera Law Project - Community Showcase (free!)
5pm: Nisse Greenberg*, "OutsideIn"
7pm: Tracey Segerra*, "Now You're Talking! Presents The Baby Boom Meets #MeToo A Reckoning"
The Tank @ 36th Street (View)
312 West 36th Street, 1st Floor
New York, NY 10018
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: Yes!|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|