An evening of five minute curated stories told by Islanders and guests of the Festival.
Join us at ‘Sconset Casino as we welcome a group of handpicked storytellers who are ready to spill their inner most secrets for you and you alone (well, you and two hundred of your closest friends).
2014 host: OPHIRA EISENBERG
Ophira Eisenberg is a stand-up comic and host of NPR’s weekly trivia comedy show, Ask Me Another. She has appeared on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, The Today Show, Comedy Central, and VH-1. Selected as one of New York Magazine’s Top 10 Comics that Funny People Find Funny, and featured in the New York Times as a skilled comedian and storyteller with a “bleakly stylish” sense of humor, Ophira’s debut memoir, Screw Everyone: Sleeping My Way to Monogamy (Seal Press / April 2013) is in stores now. She is also a regular host and teller with The Moth and has appeared on their award-winning podcast, radio show, and Audience Favorites complication.
Rookies. First-timers. Newbies. A time when bravery trumped knowledge. They say you always remember your first time, and we want to hear about it! Tell us a tale about your freshman woes, whether it was your first date, first job, first time away from home, or the first time you felt like you were really living. Disclose the sordid details of whatever it was that made you rookie of the year to our storytelling audience.