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