Here:Say Storytelling
TBCAC and Here:Say Present: Believe

TBCAC and Here:Say Present: Believe

June 17, 2019

What does it take to believe something? What does it take to be believed? "Believe" was a live storytelling event of the Traverse Bay Children’s Advocacy Center. Inspired by true tales of children and adults who yearn to believe and be believed, TBCAC recognizes the power of story to shift mindsets and create social change. Scheduled performers told true, first-person stories of times they were trying to believe or be believed.

Stories begin at:

Matt Soderquist 01:02

Dave Murphy 11:05

Dr. Amelia Siders 23:54

Daniel Stewart 33:46

Heather Hudson 51:48

In studio guests Christal Frost and Dr. Amelia Siders 1:09:27

 

 

Community Open Mic

Community Open Mic

May 6, 2019

“Community Open Mic” is a compilation of stories from representatives of Traverse City organizations (Norte, TART Trails, and Up North Pride) at a few Here:Say open mics during Season 6. These featured performers told stories alongside the randomly selected storytellers in the audience at three shows, recorded in October 2018, November 2018, and January 2019.

 

Stories Begin At

 

Ty Schmidt 01:10

Kyle MacDermaid 07:12

Madison Meter 16:47

Steve Westphal 25:10

Brian Beauchamp 35:48

Tom Phillips 38:34

Elon Cameron 51:35

Jonny Cameron 57:07

SOS! wsg. Beth Milligan

SOS! wsg. Beth Milligan

April 22, 2019

We could use a little help over here! Join us as scheduled performers take the stage to tell true, first-person stories about times when they needed an assist.

 

Stories Begin:

Ben Whiting 00:32

James Berg 13:19

Jen Loup 19:22

Daniel Marbury 27:23

Heather Hudson 40:33

Karen Stein 55:18

In-studio conversation with Beth Milligan: 01:07:19

Shock and Awe wsg. Taylor Cramer

Shock and Awe wsg. Taylor Cramer

April 5, 2019

Scheduled performers took the stage to tell true, first-person stories about moments in life that they didn't see coming.

 

Stories begin at:

Taylor Cramer 00:32

Connor Drexler 12:55

Lesley Tye 22:05

Laura Gornicki

In-studio chat with Taylor Cramer 51:05

In Sickness and In Health wsg. Brett Nichols

In Sickness and In Health wsg. Brett Nichols

March 15, 2019

We've got the cure for what ails you! Scheduled performers took the stage to tell true stories about sickness and health.

 

Stories begin at:

Steve Ford: 00:40

Karin Killian 12:15

Jen Loup 31:45

David Fink 40:00

Tony Bero 48:02

Shock and Awe conversation with Brett Nichols 01:05:26

Groundwork and Here:Say Present: Cornucopia

Groundwork and Here:Say Present: Cornucopia

March 13, 2019
At this evening of storytelling to benefit Groundwork Center for Resilient Communities, featured performers, several from the Groundwork staff, told true, first-person stories about a time in their lives when food represented more than just sustenance.  
 
 
Stories begin at:
  
Amelia Bueche 00:50
Andrea Romeyn 10:24
Jim Lively 26:00
Loghan Call 38:46
Steven Hanna 52:13
Diane Conners 1:01:20 
Musings on Food/About Groundwork: 1:15:45
Moonlighting wsg. Ty Schmidt

Moonlighting wsg. Ty Schmidt

February 4, 2019

Wouldn't it be great if working were as straightforward as "go to work, then get paid"? Performers at the January mainstage event told stories that showed it's rarely that easy.

 

Stories begin at:

Christy Prahl 00:32

Stewie McFerran 16:42

Anne Bonney 25:55

Heather Hudson 37:00

John J. Klapko 50:37

Christal Frost 1:08:45

Karen Stein and Ty Schmidt: 1:27:43

 

 

 

In Threes wsg. Ben Whiting

In Threes wsg. Ben Whiting

January 22, 2019

Is 3 truly the magic number? We'll find out when scheduled performers take the stage to tell true, first-person stories of threes.

 

Stories begin at

Jen Loup 0:34

Tim Keenan 10:19

Dave Murphy: 19:40

Sue Ann Round 31:24

Jeff Smith 48:34

Ben Whiting and Karen Stein 01:03:33

Beat the Clock! wsg Christal Frost

Beat the Clock! wsg Christal Frost

December 3, 2018

Slow and steady won't win at this Here:Say as scheduled performers tell true, first-person stories about the race against time. 

Leslie Tye 00:39

Joseph Baumann 11:11

Jonelle Bowers 22:45

Matt Soderquist 39:00

Elon Cameron 49:00

"In Threes" wsg. Christal Frost 1:09:13

 

 

School’d wsg. Matt Soderquist

School’d wsg. Matt Soderquist

November 5, 2018

Join us for our Season 6 kickoff mainstage show as scheduled performers at the take the stage to tell true, first-person tales about times they've learned some hard lessons. Featuring stories by Jen Loup, Dave Murphy, Karen Stein, and Christal Frost, plus special guest Matt Soderquist talking about the next show's theme.