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Yum's The Word: 7-Year Anniversary Show

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The Gallery at LPR

Le Poisson Rouge

158 Bleecker St

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Yum's The Word: 7-Year Anniversary Show

with Gastor Almonte, Erin Barker, Stacey Curry, Colin Wilhm & host Robin Gelfenbien

7:00pm doors | 7:30pm show | 21+

$15 advance | $20 day of show

Gastor Almonte

Gastor keeps busy. He is an award-winning storyteller, standup comedian, show producer and host. He’s an active member of the New York City comedy scene, and can be seen nightly at various clubs on the east coast. He’s appeared on Comedy Central’s This Is Not Happening, the New York Times’ featured The Liar Show and The Story Collider. As the host of Stoops2Stages, a weekly interview series, Gastor interviews various HipHop artists and comedians.

www.gastoralmonte.com Twitter and Instagram - @gastoralmonte

Erin Barker

Erin Barker is a writer and editor, and the first woman to win The Moth's GrandSLAM storytelling competition twice. She has appeared on PRX's The Moth Radio Hour, and one of her stories was included in The New York Times-bestselling book “The Moth: 50 True Stories.” Erin received her master of fine arts in creative writing from the Stonecoast program at the University of Southern Maine in summer 2016. In her writing career, she is represented by Faye Atchison at the Margret McBride Literary Agency. She's proud to have been a part of The Story Collider team since 2011 and currently serves as their Artistic Director. Twitter - @ErinHBarker Instagram - @thenavigator146

Stacey Curry

Stacey Curry has studied creative writing at the 92nd Street Y, The Kenyon Review Summer Writers' Conference, and the MFA program at the New School. She began storytelling in 2016 and has since won four Moth story slams and has performed in three Grand Slams. Originally from New Jersey, Stacey has been an equity research analyst on Wall Street, owned a photography studio, and currently works as a real estate agent in NYC. Stacey lives in East Harlem with her husband, four children, and a dog named Pip.

Colin Wilhm

Colin Wilhm is a Moth StorySLAM winner. He helped produce the Emmy Award Winning HBO documentary series The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst, and the documentary film Catfish. He is the creator and host of the storytelling showcase Friday Night Stories and the storytelling game show Surprise Stories.

Twitter - @thefuckitlist Instagram - @colin_wilhm

About Yum's The Word:

Yum's The Word" is the only show that blends old-school fun with modern-day storytelling. Each month comedic storyteller Robin Gelfenbien hosts this unique event replete with Mad Libs, Pin the Hose on the Fireman and her homemade ice cream cakes.*

Join Robin and some of the country's best storytellers, comedians and writers for a decadent night of stories and treats.

Yum's The Word official site

Time Out New York Critics’ Pick

“We love Yum’s the Word”
BonAppetit.com


One of “5 Comedy Shows to Watch”
Time Out New York Comedy


One of “5 Top Storytelling Series in NYC”
CBS New York


One of “5 Best Comedy Shows Hosted by Women in NYC”
CBS New York


*Lactaid pills available at every show. Seriously.

Listen to the Yum's the Word podcast




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158 Bleecker St

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