Our January 13th Story Slam is themed “Lost!”


West Chester Story Slam returns for it’s sixth season on January 13th and the theme is LOST!” As of December 15th, half of the seats are sold out so don’t delay. Pick up a copy of the West Chester Story Slam anthology and slip two tickets inside for that perfect holiday gift. Order your tickets … Continue reading

Dates and Themes for 2015 Season Announced


Our sixth season of West Chester Story Slam returns on Tuesday, January 13 at Side Bar and Restaurant in downtown West Chester. Story Slams begin promptly at 8pm. This could be the season you take the mic and tell your story! Check out our themes below, email your friends and plan a night out. You … Continue reading

Tim Megaw wins the 2014 Grand Slam!


Over 250 people packed the Chester County Historical Society to hear 12 of the year’s top storytellers on Tuesday night, and when the night was over Tim Megaw won the 2014 Grand Slam with a breathtaking story of his father’s dying days. Tim will have his name immortalized on the Storytellers Cup and was also … Continue reading

Seats for our Grand Slam have Sold Out! Thank you!

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UPDATED: November 11, 2014. 4:25pm. Seats for our Grand Slam have sold out. Thank you. We will offer limited Standing Room Only tickets ($10) starting at 7:45 pm. On Tuesday, November 11th, the winning storytellers of the 2014 season will go head-to-head in the 2014 West Chester Story Slam Grand Slam! The theme of the … Continue reading

2014 West Chester Grand Slam Set For November 11th

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Our 2014 GRAND SLAM, celebrating the culmination of our fifth season, will be held at the Chester County Historical Society on Tuesday, November 11th at 8 p.m. Tickets are available now. To order your tickets, click HERE. The GRAND SLAM features the winning storytellers of the regular season as they go head-to-head for the title … Continue reading

Luanne Sims wins the “Courage” Story Slam


Luanne Sims won our final regular season Story Slam of the year, earning the final slot in our upcoming GRAND SLAM. Luanne was one of the co-winners of the 2013 GRAND SLAM, so she will be defending the title. Luanne’s winning story is posted below! The theme of Courage brought out many stories – some … Continue reading

Our October “Courage” Story Slam is Sold Out!


Our final regular season Story Slam will be held on Tuesday, October 14th and the theme is “Courage!” UPDATED: September 25th – The October Story Slam is SOLD OUT. Thank You. We have tickets for Delco Story Slam. Learn more by clicking HERE. We’re looking for stories of courage during rough times – courage to … Continue reading

Jeff Hazelwood wins the “Scars” Story Slam

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Jeff Hazelwood won the “Scars” Story Slam with his tale of accidentally igniting an Italian man’s shirt on fire with a lit cigarette! Jeff won the coveted West Chester Story Slam coffee mug and a slot in our November Grand Slam. The range of stories tonight provided a rich experience for the sold out crowd. … Continue reading

West Chester Center Stage: “Faith” Debuts September 13th


West Chester Story Slam Presents Center Stage, an occasional series of storytelling events focused on important themes and issues. Center Stage is a night of stories selected and arranged for the audience. Think of it as a curated anthology of nonfiction told live on stage, right here in the borough. Our first Center Stage event … Continue reading

Jill Salkin wins the “Small World” Story Slam!

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After a full night of wild stories, Jill Salkin edged her way to a win with her tale of an arduous hike up Mt. Washington. She won the coveted West Chester Story Slam coffee mug and a spot in November’s Grand Slam. Scroll down to watch her story. We heard some amazing stories that spanned … Continue reading


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