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Season of Story

  • Beaverdale Books
  • Address: 2629 Beaver Ave., Des Moines, IA 50310
  • 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Price: $5 (whether audience or teller)

Season of Story events are based on the ancient tradition of telling stories around the fire in the cold, dark days of winter. Tell a 5-minutes story, fiction or non-fiction, based on the prop/theme of the month or simply enjoy as an audience member. Complimentary refreshments provided.

For storytellers, a panel of judges decides first prize $75, second $50, and third $25. All winners receive two free admissions for the next event.
Judging based on use of prop/theme in story, time (5 minutes), arc of story, stage presence, audience engagement in story, and not using notes.

Props/Themes for 2017 Season of Story

January 5th - Dreams/dreaming
February 2nd - Gifts (Best/worst gift given/received)
March 2nd - Unexpected Adventures
April 6th - Pets

Season of Story
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  • Beaverdale Books
  • $5 (whether audience or teller)