March Madness show has been cancelled due to madness (aka illness. don't ask. It's gross) Please stay tuned for more Storyzilla in the future.

True Stories Told Well By the People Who Lived Them

Wed March 2

Bear's Place

6:30 Doors/pre-show

7:00 Stories

$10 ($5 if you are feeling truly at the end of your rope)

Bobby Knight, Spring Fever, Sports that involve balls, You decide!

Curated, directed and MCed by Nell Weatherwax. Got a fun story? Click on Tell Your Story link above. We would love to hear it!

Snatches of Conversation

The Vertical Smile Has a Few Things To Say

Wed Feb 3

Bear's Place

Doors/Pre-show 6:30

Stories 7:00 pm

$10 ($5 if you are really strapped)

Storyzilla's answer to the Vagina Monologues. The good, the funny, the ridiculous and the sublime true tales of snatches and the women who host them. Curated, directed and MCed by Nell Weatherwax.

 

 

GET SCHOOLED

Hosted by Nell Weatherwax

Wednesday, September 30

Bear's Place, Bloomington, IN

7:30PM  $10

Uncensored true stories told well by the people who lived them. Curated, directed and Emceed by Nell Weatherwax with Co-host and DJ Tyler Fergusen as The Spinzilla.

When did you get schooled by surprise? In a delicious way you didn't know about before? Against your will? True tales of life's lessons in all of their humor and pathos and more humor.

Featured tellers include:

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Women With Guts

Hosted By Nell Weatherwax

Wednesday, Aug 26, 2015

Bear's Place, Bloomington, IN

7:30pm  $10

One-of-a-kind, uncensored evening of true stories, music and surprises all celebrating women who are bold enough to be themselves. Learn more at www.womenwithguts.com

Featured tellers include:

Rachael Himsel

Ruthie Fudge

Dana Dyer-Pierson

and of course the Zilla herself, Nell Weatherwax

Everything is Relatives

Hosted by Nell Weatherwax

Wednesday July 22 2015

Bear's Place  7:30PM

$10

One-of-a-kind, uncensored evening of true stories, music and surprises all based on the theme of family, chosen and not-so-chosen.

Check the Storyzilla Facebook Page for updates on the storytellers and other cool additions as the show develops.

 

Some Like It Hot June 24 2015Some Like It Hot!

Hosted by The Storyzilla, Nell Weatherwax

and The Spinzilla, Tyler Fergusen

Wednesday June 24, 2015

Bear's Place  $10

Bloomington, Indiana

One-of-a-kind, uncensored evening of true stories, music and surprises all based on the theme of heat, hotness, and anything else the title makes you think of including Marilyn Monroe and refrigerating your panties... or was that 7 Year Itch? Join the Facebook Event: Some Like It Hot

Fool Me Once...

Hosted by Nell Weatherwax

Wed May 27

7:30 PM (NEW time)

Bears Place  $10

Bloomington, Indiana

Special Musical Guests:

Hoosier Darling AKA Gozpel Girlz

A one-of-a-kind, uncensored evening of true stories on the theme of Fools, Being Fooled, Fooling, Fooling Around, Learning and NOT learning from being fooled, the GLORY of playing the fool... cuz we all do... sometime...

Plus surprises and music and original art.

And a chance to win your 5 minutes at our microphone to tell your own true story to our beautiful audience (optional of course). Like us on Facebook and sign up for our once-a-month mailing list. Go for it and learn more about upcoming shows and get special deals, too!

WORK IT!

Wed April 29

7PM  Bear's Place

Bloomington, Indiana

Special Guests: Krista Detor with more tales from the road and beyond

A one-of-a-kind, uncensored evening of true stories on the theme of WORK and WORKIN' IT and that human convention that we want to take and shove...  Plus great food and drinks, music, surprises and costumes, and a chance to win your 5 minutes at our microphone to tell your own true story to our beautiful audience. Join our Facebook event for up-to-the-minute news as the show develops. Have you signed up for our email list? Go for it and learn more about upcoming shows and get special deals, too!

March 25, 2015
7pm Bears Place
Bloomington Indiana

ALTER EGO

Hosted by Nell Weatherwax

Special guest: Arbutus Cunningham

True stories about experiences in which you stepped into a side of yourself you did not know before... or had a chance to play with being a different version of yourself. Stories of amazing allies or Dr. Jekyl/Mr. Hide scenarios. The stories held within those moments when we have all been fooled or delighted, horrified or excited by a personality within the personality - our own and others.

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8pm Thurs Feb 19
at The Back Door Bar

A Crazy Little Thing Called Love

$10

Hosted by Nell Weatherwax

A CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE
MC NellZilla and a handful of selected storytellers share 10 minute true stories from their own lives on the theme of love... plus DJ Scotty Scott will spin love tunes while we gorge on hot, sexy pizza by the slice!

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Extreme Holidays

Dec 16

Bear's Place

6:30 music with Hoosier Darlings

7:30  stories

$5-$10 sliding scale

True stories told well by the people who lived them on the theme of holiday madness and extremeness in whatever form you can imagine.

White elephant gift exchange. Live music. EXtreme holiday decor. Our monthly drawing of one or two names of folks to tell their own five minute story impromptu on our stage. Curated, directed and MCed by Nell Weatherwax with Spinzilla and co-host Tyler Fergusen!

 

 

out of the blue
Nov 18
Benefit for Mother Hubbard's Cupboard

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skeletons in the closet

Skeletons !

October 28

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Jan 21, 2015
7pm
Rachael's Cafe
Bloomington, IN

Turn The Page

Hosted by Nell Weatherwax

True Stories Told Well by Real People.

Carrie Newcomer, Amy Roche, Faith Hawkins, Avery Norris and Nell Weatherwax tell true stories about their own changes, transformations, beginnings & endings. Becoming more real and true in body, mind, spirit.

All enhanced beautifully by live music and beautiful visual arts. PLUS one lucky audience member wins a chance to tell a true 5 min story on the theme, "Turn The Page".