Out On a Limb: The Moth GrandSLAM. Come hear these champs tell heart-stopping stories about taking chances, whether they aimed for the moon or crashed and burned. The GrandSLAM was originally scheduled for September but cancelled and rescheduled due to Hurricane Harvey, so ten percent of the proceeds from the evening will be donated to the Mayor’s Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund.
7:30 p.m. Friday. Cullen Performance Hall, University of Houston, 4300 University. For information, visit themoth.org/events/out-on-a-limb-1. $18 to $25.
OUT ON A LIMB: The Moth presents the GrandSLAM, a battle of wits and words – fierce, hilarious, heartbreaking and all points between. Listen as ten StorySLAM champs tell tales of taking chances. Shots in the dark, going straight for the high dive…sense-defying risks and heartbeat-skipping moments. Aiming for the moon, crashing and burning, or sticking the landing.
Due to the effects of Hurricane Harvey, we have rescheduled Friday, September 8th's Houston GrandSLAM to Friday, November 3rd. A portion of all proceeds from this event will be donated to the local organizations to support Hurricane relief efforts.
The cream will rise to the top, and Houston's best storyteller is about to be crowned in the ultimate battle of wits and words. For ten grueling rounds of StorySLAM we've witnessed dramatic storytelling — sometimes funny and sometimes heartbreaking — and now the winners from those ten rounds are competing for the title of GrandSLAM Champion with a brand new story in