Steve wins the 2014 Delco Grand Slam!


Congratulations to Steve for winning the 2014 Delco Story Slam Grand Slam. Steve won the final event of the season with his tale of competing against his twin brother in a tennis tournament. Steve took home the title of “Best Storyteller in Delco,” along with gift cards for Burlap and Bean and Fellini Cafe. We … Continue reading

Winning Storytellers to Compete in 2014 GRAND SLAM


The winning storytellers from the 2014 Delco Story Slam Season will go head-to-head on Wednesday, November 19th for our 2nd Annual Delco Story Slam GRAND SLAM! The GRAND SLAM will start at 7pm at Burlap & Bean. Order your tickets by clicking HERE. Chris Lumpkin, Madison Rumpf, Steve Clark, Lewis Everline, Jasmann Thornton, Jackie Danesi, … Continue reading

Elizabeth Johnson wins the October Story Slam


Elizabeth Johnson won our October Story Slam with her story of mistakenly pulling an emergency cord while trying to flush a toilet during a visit to England. She won our final spot in the upcoming November GRAND SLAM, which will take place on Wednesday, November 19th. We heard several excellent stories on a diverse range … Continue reading

Our October 15th Story Slam is “Dirty Laundry!”


Our final DELCO Story Slam of the year is being held on Wednesday, October 15th and the theme is “Dirty Laundry!” The Delco Story Slam is held at Burlap and Bean in Newtown Square. Burlap and Bean is an excellent coffeehouse and a BYOB. The story slam starts at 7pm. Order your tickets now directly … Continue reading

Kelly Fisher wins the September Story Slam

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Kelly Fisher won the September Story Slam with a story about how she felling in love with a pizza restaurant in Italy, only to eventually learn of an unsanitary habit the owner had. We heard nine stories on the night. While the theme was officially “Heaven,” we opened it up for a wider variety of … Continue reading

Our September 17th Story Slam is “Heaven!”

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You’ll be in the clouds at the September 17th Story Slam, because our theme is “Heaven!” After taking the month of August off, we are back with a theme that refers to all things awesome. What kind of stories fit under the theme of “Heaven?” We’re looking for stories about  all things heavenly, or experiences … Continue reading

Center Stage: Faith debuts September 13th


Delco Story Slam is taking August off! We return to Burlap and Bean in on Wednesday, September 17th with the theme of HEAVEN. Tickets available here. We’re excited to debut a new Storytelling night. West Chester Center Stage will be an occasional series featuring real people telling personal stories tied to an important theme. Our … Continue reading

Our “It’s My Job” Story Slam Ends in a Tie!

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Donna McCole and Pat Winter both told winning stories at the July “It’s My Job” Story Slam. Donna told a story of seeing how an actual “sex chat line” operations works firsthand. Pat recalled a night of drinking with her cousins where she assumed the responsibility of guarding her young relatives from some leering men … Continue reading

Our July 16th Story Slam is themed “It’s My Job!”

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OUR JULY STORY SLAM IS… What do you love about your job? What do you hate about your job? We want to know! Our next Delco Story Slam, scheduled for Wednesday, July 16th, is themed “It’s My Job.” You can order your tickets and reserve seats through Burlap and Bean’s events page by clicking here. We … Continue reading

Jackie Danesi wins our “Road Trip” Story Slam!

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We heard some stellar Road Trip stories, and Jackie Danesi’s story won the night. Jackie recalled how she pulled together a road trip to Atlantic City that turned into a nightmare, with one catastrophe after another. We heard stories about being picked up by hillbillies while hitch hiking, trekking to rock concerts, being chased by … Continue reading


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