Off My Head Storytelling - a lasting storytelling experience
Join us for another show of often funny, sometimes poignant, always authentic personal stories.
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Featuring: Cara Lopez Lee Lan Tran
Rich Tackenberg Amanda Pomeroy
Roy Cruz Janae Williams
Where: The Coffee Gallery Backstage
2029 N. Lake Ave
Altadena, Ca. 91001
When: July 25th 2019
Time: 7:30 PM ( Doors open at 7:15 PM)
Street Parking - Only
Ty Fance - an author of his book of autobiographical short stories Off My Head and Over the Fence and a producer of the story telling show - Off My Head a lasting storytelling experience. Originally from Houston, Texas, Ty performs his stories throughout Southern California and enjoys a good hot peppermint tea. Tys stories feature his journey into and through fatherhood; reflections of marriage; and his colorful childhood -rediscovered.
Cara Lopez Lee is the author of They Only Eat Their Husbands, a memoir of her bad romances in Alaska and her solo trek around the world. Her stories have appeared in such publications as The Los Angeles Times, Manifest-Station, and 50-Word Stories. She performs in many L.A. storytelling shows and is a winner of The Moth StorySlam. Cara did not actually eat her husband, however she wont reveal the secret ingredient in her pies.
Lan Tran - writing has been anthologized in A New Literary History of America, Waking up American, and Beyond Words. She is the recipient of the PEN/Rosenthal Fellowship. She is also the writer/performer of three off-Broadway solo shows, one of which played to sold out audiences in a festival sponsored by Lincoln Center Theater.
Rich Tackenberg - has won multiple Moth StorySLAM competitions in NY in LA, and performs at Indie shows all over Los Angeles. He was voted most off-the-cuff storyteller by no one.
Amanda Pomeroy - is a freelance writer, blogger and storyteller. She specializes in inspirational comedy and works as design consultant.
Roy Cruz is a performer, visual artist and storyteller. He created the show Streep Tease: Meryl Streep Monologues by an All-Male Cast which played for three years in Los Angeles then traveled to New York, San Francisco and most recently had a Manchester production in the UK. His essay How Faye Dunaway Saved the Christmas Pageant, was featured in Salon.com and another essay Janeane Garofalos Greasy Hair was part of an anthology of essays, Out on the Edge: Americas Rebel Comics, published in 2008. When he is not telling a story, he continues making abstract art, act and makes a succulent Caesar Salad Dressing.
Janae Williams - originally from Los Angeles, she earned her BA in Dance from Loyola Marymount University and earned a MA in Teaching from the Universidad de Alcalá in Alcalá de Henares, Spain. She currently teaches English and fervently believes that a taco a day is the secret to happiness.
The Coffee Gallery Backstage (View)
2029 N. Lake Ave.
Altadena, CA 91001
|Minimum Age: 18|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|