Here:Say Storytelling
Here:Say Goes Home:Say—Acts Of Kindness

Here:Say Goes Home:Say—Acts Of Kindness

May 5, 2020
Giving and getting acts of kindness are not always simple. "Acts of Kindness" features first-person, true stories recorded by the performers at home.
 
Stories Begin At:
 
Dave Murphy 00:26
 
Rob Ford 06:38
 
Kris Rasmussen 09:15
 
John Klapko 15:32
 
Vara Cooper 24:48
DysFUNctional wsg. Jen Loup

DysFUNctional wsg. Jen Loup

April 18, 2020

We put the FUN in dysfunctional! Here, scheduled performers told true, first-person stories of things not working out as expected.

 

Stories Begin At:

Jen Loup 00:28

John Klapko 11:10

Kayla Frost 20:55

Dave Murphy 32:55

Anne Stanton 44:28

Virtual Chat with Jen Loup 57:53

Exquisite Corpus wsg. Christal Frost and Joe F.

Exquisite Corpus wsg. Christal Frost and Joe F.

March 27, 2020

We're sang the body electric at the first Here:Say Storytelling of the 2020s! Scheduled performers took the stage to tell true, first-person stories about the corporeal.

Stories begin at:

Lesley Tye 00:34

Richard Swanson 14:16

Ben Whiting 26:59

Betty Miller 36:35

Jodi Ann Stevenson 48:27

In-Studio chat with Christal Frost and Joe F. 01:00:04

Island of Misfit Toys wsg. Anne Bonney

Island of Misfit Toys wsg. Anne Bonney

January 19, 2020

It was the last Here:Say Storytelling show of the decade! So nerds, weirdos, freaks and geeks, lend us your ears so you can listen to the recording of these performers' true, first-person stories that show we're all misfits here!

Stories Begin at:

Karin Killian 00:36

Rob Ford 11:20

Tim Keenan 17:51

Laura Gornicki 25:31

Skyler Fort 37:00

Heather Hudson 47:26

In studio chat with Anne Bonney 56:40

Hide and Seek wsg. Lesley Tye

Hide and Seek wsg. Lesley Tye

November 13, 2019

Ready or not, here we come! Scheduled performers at this storytelling show told true, first-person stories about keeping out of sight and looking for something elusive.

Stories Begin At:

Dean Conners 0:33

Betsy Hammerberg 11:32

Jen Loup 19:50

Anne Bonney 31:49

Karen Stein 43:45

In-studio chat with Lesley Tye 57:49

You Are Here wsg. Pete Kirkwood

You Are Here wsg. Pete Kirkwood

July 12, 2019

Well... how did we get here? At our last mainstage show of Season 6, scheduled performers took the stage to tell true stories about how they ended up in certain spaces and places.

Stories Begin At:

Nancy Baker 00:40

John Klapko 13:56

Matt Soderquist 28:20

Jen Loup 37:40

Karen Stein 50:17

Conversation with in-studio guest Pete Kirkwood 1:00:48

 

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