Tell It On Tuesday

Tell It On Tuesday celebrates the expression of individual voices by promoting the art of storytelling and solo performance, coming together as a community to share works crafted by theater artists and storytellers. We provide an East Bay home to the solo performer.
Tell It On Tuesday plays in our Berkeley TheaterStage.

Tickets at the Door: $10 – $15 Sliding Scale
Tickets in Advance: $8 – $15 Sliding Scale

Upcoming Events

March 26, 2019

Music Starts at 7pm
The Blues Daddies, Music for listening and dancing
Joel Kreisberg, (bass & vocals), Joe Pratt (sax, keyboards, & vocals), Natsuhiro Maruyama (drums), Art Swislocki (guitars & vocals)

Stories Start at 7:30pm
“SUNDAY MOrnING With MARY ELLEN” by Jeanne Lupton
“A TRIP TO KOVEL” by Claire Wahrhaftig
“pUSSYgRABBERrEVENGE” by Elaine Magree
“DRAGONS IN THE TREES” by Ethan Davidson

The Blues Daddies began in 1995 in Kensington as a Motown-Stax-Rock cover band. The “dads” had children in the same elementary school. Since then, theband has evolved in its sound and has become more agile and progressive. While still playing homage to music of the 1950s and 1960s, more modern music is now part of the repertoire as well. the Blues Daddies are available for your listening and dancing pleasure.

Jeanne Lupton writes memoir for page and stage, and is happy to be back at Tell It On Tuesday on Tuesday with this work. She hosts a monthly reading series at Frank Bette Center for the Arts in Alameda and leads a weekly memoir writing group for seniors at her home, Strawberry Creek Lodge in Berkeley.

Claire Wahrhaftig a native San Franciscan closed out her career in arts administration as the Executive Director of the SF arts Commission. She continues her study of storytelling at Stagebridge where she completed the two-year EPIC program under Kirk Waller.

Elaine Magree has written, directed/collaborated or performed new work at The Marsh, The magic Theater, California Shakespeare Festival, Z Space, The Working Women’s Theater Festival, Brava, The Exit Theater, The people’s Theater Festival. The National Women’s Theater Festival, and The Minneapolis, Winnipeg & Victoria Fringe Festival. She taught theater at Solano College in SF. SF City College, East Bay Center for the Perfomring Arts, and in homeless shelters, recovery centers, and Sacramento County Jail. This is her third solo show.

Ethan Davidson is the child of two science fiction writers. At the age of 14, he was sent to Belize alone to look in on the family plantation. he remained there for a year. he has lived most of his life near or in San Francisco.

Show Info

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  • March 26, 2019 7:30 PMTell it On Tuesday 03-26-19 (Berkeley)
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