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Story Slammers Showcase

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Habitat Tavern and Commons

174 Broadway Street

Asheville, NC 28801

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A Story Slammers Showcase, featuring some of the nations top story slammers, will be presented in downtown Asheville.

Scott Whitehair, from Chicago, is a professional storyteller and story teacher who has appeared at the Chicago Improv Festival, Hong Kong's Story Worthy Week, The National Storytelling Conference and at the prestigious National Storytelling Festival. Scott brings a dynamic blend of vulnerability, humor and insight with his stories.

Raymond Christian, from Boone, NC., is a ten time Moth Story Slam champion and winner of the National Story Slam in 2016. He's been featured on NPR, Readers Digest, This American Life, Risk and has recently toured with Snap Judgement. Raymond is a gentle giant in the storytelling community.

David Joe Miller, originally from the Storytelling Capital of the World Jonesborough, TN., is the former staff storyteller for the National Storytelling Association. He created the Jonesborough Storytellers Guild in 1994 and has told stories at Disney, The Smithsonian, Library of Congress and to former Vice President, Al Gore.

Alison Fields, from Carrboro, NC., is a professional writer and story slammer. She most recently won The Moth Grand Slam here in Asheville after winning several Moth Championships. Alison's heartwarming stories are filled with humor and wit.

Chuck Fink, from Weaverville, NC., is a retired corporate trainer and local storytelling favorite. Chuck is known for his work at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UNCA and is the founder of Mens Wisdom Works here in Asheville.

Pete Koschnick, from Weaverville, NC., is a Moth Story Slam Champion and Synergy Story Slam Champion. With a background in theatre and decades of storytelling experience, Pete brings sly humor and thought provoking stories to the stage.

Lee Lindsey, from Johnson City, TN., is also a Moth Story Slam Champion and graduate of the East Tennessee State University Masters Degree Program in Storytelling. Lee has hosted numerous Spoken Word Open Mic shows and has an extremely dangerous sense of humor.

These seven exceptional storytellers will take the stage and tell their best and favorite stories at Habitat Tavern and Commons, 174 Broadway St. in downtown Asheville on Saturday night, June 2nd. Seating will be limited so purchasing tickets online is highly recommended. Doors will open at 6pm for a 7pm show. Come early for best general seating!

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