Florida Story Slam…Bring.It.On!!
The Florida Story Slam Competition is coming to the 35th annual Florida Storytelling Festival on Saturday, January 26, 2019. The stage will be open 10:00 – 11:30 PM so bring a tale to tell and compete for cash prizes! Admission to the Slam is included in full weekend registration. Additional single tickets are $5.
Here’s all you need to know:
- 5-minute time limit
- Theme: The 2019 Slam theme is Friends and Family.
- Story must incorporate the theme in some way
- Telling order established by random drawing
- Show up and put your name in the jar no later than 9:45PM
- Cash Prizes
- First Place: $125
- Second Place: $100
- Third Place: $75
- Winners determined by five randomly selected judges in the audience
- Each judge assigns a score; high and low scores eliminated; remaining three averaged
- Deductions for going over time limit