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Des Moines Storytellers Project: Voyages

  • Historic Sherman Hill, 1501 Woodland Avenue | Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Presented By: Hoyt Sherman Place
  • Dates: June 14, 2022
  • Location: Hoyt Sherman Place
  • Start/End Time: 7:00 PM
  • Price: Standard Individual: $12; VIP Individual: $28; Standard Season Package: $63; VIP Season Package: $150
  • Overview

    This event is being sold at Full Capacity with no social distancing in the seating area, but it is possible that other health/safety measures will be required of patrons (i.e. wearing a mask/face shield). By purchasing a ticket to this event, you are agreeing to adhere to the health & safety policies that are in place on the day of the event, per CDC and Hoyt Sherman Place.

    The Storytellers Project is a series of live storytelling nights where Des Moines Register journalists curate & host nights of true, first-person stories from neighbors & notables. The Register’s award-winning journalists help community members to draw out authentic, personal experiences & hone them into engaging dialogue. The nights send a message that everyone has a story worth telling & that everyone CAN tell it.

    Since its founding in 2016, more than 150 community members have taken the stage to share their stories with more than 6,000 audience members.

    2022 Season Line-up:
    February 15: Love: Stories of companionship, desire, and commitment
    April 26: Growing Up: Celebrating family and culture
    June 14: Voyages: Life-changing experiences through travel
    August 30: Bad Advice: Accepting, ignoring, or just plain regretting another person’s help
    October 25: Obsessions: Our unabashed passions, from relationships to hobbies -- and everything in between
    December 13: Generosity: The kindness I didn’t see coming