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

February 26, 2019

Music Starts at 7pm
Doris Moskowitz: early jazz standards

Stories Start at 7:30pm
“4215 WINROSE WAY” by Gwen Carmen
“THE ELEVATOR IN ROME” by Bill Zarchy
“HELLO. BOAR–YOU MUST BE HUNGRY” by Sarah Matsui
“THE BUS RIDE” by Tony Cyprien

Doris Moskowitz is the youngest daughter of Moe Moskowitz the original owner of Moe’s Books on Telegraph Avenue. After graduating from Mills College, she began working with her dad, and now it is Doris who owns and operates Moe’s Books, keeping her father’s legacy alive. With a love of words, stories, and old movies, she sings and plays songs from before 1940.

Gwen Carmen is an activist, actress, educator and writer who’s work has appeared in Essence Magazine, Plexus feminist newspaper, Hight Ashbury literary journal during the 80s and 90s. She was editor/publisher of La Morena Women of Color bilingual news paper, and she will appear in showcase for new performers at The Marsh in May.

Bill Zarchy worked all over the globe during his 40 years as a cinematographer, as captured in his memoir: Showdown in Shinagawa: Tales of Filming from Bombay to Brazil. Now he writes novels and tells stories. He is a graduate of the EPIC Storytelling Program at Stagebridge in Oakland.

Sarah Matsui is a Taiwanese and Japanese American writer who grew up in Honolulu and has since been based in Philadelphia, Oakland, and now San Francisco. Her work has been featured in NPR Code Switch Jacobin Magazine, and Rethinking School Magazine’s “Our 2016 Picks for Books for Social Justice Teaching Policy.”

Tony Cyprien was born and raised in Watts California. Seven years ago, he moved to Berkeley where he discovered improv. he proceeded to step out on stage, ultimately performing at a Moth GrandSlam, two Moth Mainstage events, and being broadcast on National Public Radio. He has also performed with Marin Shakespeare’s Returned Citizen’s Troupe at Monday Night Marsh and Tell It On Tuesday, at Solo Sundays, and at BATS Improv as an invited storyteller for The Gather.

Show Info

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  • February 26, 2019 7:30 PMTell It On Tuesday 02-26-19 (Berkeley)
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