Past Meetup

All-Star Storytellers - Erin Barker, Andy Christie, Steve Zimmer + Open Mic

Price: $10.00 /per person
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The Inspired Word presents a night of some of New York City's finest storytellers, featuring Erin Barker, Andy Christie, Steve Zimmer + a 12-slot open mic (5 minutes each slot) to bring your own story to the party.

Prepare for night of dazzle and laughs.

Hosted by Aimee Herman.


When: Thursday, June 14, 2012

Where: One and One
76 East 1st Street
Downstairs Nexus Lounge
New York, NY 10009
(212) 353-3474
(917) 703-1512

By subway, take the F train to Second Avenue.

Doors open for sign-up @ 7pm, show starts @ 7:30pm.

Cover Charge: $10



Erin Barker is a writer and a copy editor who has worked with more than a hundred novels, including several New York Times bestsellers. If you catch her after the show, she will gladly explain to you the difference between who and whom. She is co-producer and co-host of science storytelling show and podcast The Story Collider (, as well as editor of its online magazine, and she also co-hosts a monthly show for lady storytellers called Shut UP at the UCB Theatre East.

Andy Christie's writing has appeared in The New York Times, in snooty literary journals and in the Thomas Beller anthology, Lost And Found: Stories From New York. He has told his true stories on Peabody Award-winning "The Moth Radio Hour" and WFUV's Cityscape. He is the creator and host of The Liar Show. (

An active participant in the NYC storytelling community, Steve Zimmer has been a finalist in 10 of the last 11 Moth GrandSLAMS, and is a 7-time Runner-up in that event.


Produced by Mike Geffner Presents The Inspired Word

"The Inspired Word isn't just a series, it's a movement."