On November 4th join Better Said Than Done storytellers Robin Bady, Sarah Brady, Megan Hicks and Jessica Robinson in-person at The Center for Contemporary Arts, in Bedminster, NJ, as well as streaming online, for “Terrifying Tales,” a storytelling concert benefiting The Center.
Terrifying Tales – Storytelling Concert and Benefit
November 4, 2023
7:00pm Show/Doors Open 6:30pm
The Center for Contemporary Art
2020 Burnt Mills Road
Bedminster, NJ 07921
As well as streaming online.
Light refreshments will be served.
Tickets for Terrifying Tales will be available for the in-person event or streaming online.
In-Person Tickets: Members of The Center $15, Non-Members $20
(On sale until November 3 at 12 Noon and at the Door)
Virtual Only Tickets: $10
(On sale until November 7 at Midnight)
When you purchase a ticket, you will receive an email that will include a link to watch the live-stream, whether or not you are coming to the live show. If you purchase an “in-person” ticket, your name will be entered on the list at the door. You do not get a physical ticket.
Proceeds, after paying the performers, will benefit The Center for Contemporary Art. Additional donations welcome.
Robin Bady is a narrative artist working nationally and internationally,developing performances and story projects. She performs at spoken word venues, fringes, theaters, and storytelling festivals.Her children’s shows are featured at major museums, schools, libraries. Robin’s solo show – Nancy Drewinsky and the Search for the Missing Letter – a story of McCarthyism and anti-Semitism – tours fringe festivals and theaters. Robin hosts the BADYHouse Storytelling Concert series in Brooklyn; she also created No, We Won’t Shut Up!, a powerful project showcasing the voices of a diverse group of women speaking out. She has told ghost stories since she saw her first ghost.
Sarah Brady is a storyteller and teaching artist who holds a Bachelor of Science degree in speech education and a Master of Arts degree in interpretative speech. Prior to becoming a professional storyteller, she taught communication and theatre at Hampton University. She has told stories at a variety of venues in both the United Kingdom and the United States, working with such entities as Story Tapestries; Arts for Learning–Virginia; Cambridge Storytellers; Epic Tales; the Suffolk Archives; the White Rose Project; and the International Storytelling Centerl. You can find out more about her work at sarahosburnbrady.com
Megan Hicks makes stuff and makes stuff up. For the purposes of this bio, she is three decades into a storytelling career that has taken her to four continents and from sea to shining sea. With her husband, whose name is (aptly) Jack, she co-produces the Rose Valley Storytelling House Concerts series, now in its 8th season. When she’s not working on new stories, she’s making art from things most other people throw away.
Better Said Than Done Founder Jessica Robinson has performed at the International Storytelling Festival, on PBS’ “Stories from the Stage,” for the Queens Theater, First Person Arts Festival, Mostly True Things, The Story Space, Bridgeport Pechakucha, at 2 National Storytelling Network(NSN) Conferences, and the Forest Storytelling Festival. She’s shared stories on the Bonkers Brit, Full Spirals, and Funny Parents Podcasts. Jessica was a Featured Teller at the Stone Soup, the Washington Folk, the Women’s, the Allegheny, the Florida, and the Hampton Storytelling Festivals. Jessica is a 2023 ORACLE Recipient.