RB65: A Life Well Read

In March, Books for Keeps collaborated with Rabbit Box to present, "A Life Well Read." Emcee Rachel Watkins called it a "match made in heaven," noting that a good story can, "change your life; it can teach you empathy. It can give you direction and give you purpose." Eight bibliophiles took the stage to tell …

RB64: Duets

February 14, 2018 “Duets” by Patty Tacuri Andreana Williams and Celest Ngeve -- who perform together as African Soul -- were amazing and energetic MCs for our Valentine’s Day show called Duets that featured two people telling a story in tandem on the stage. The storytellers shared stories of harmonious and unexpected love, lifelong and …

RB63: Rising from the Ashes

January 10, 2018 “Rising from the Ashes” by Marci White Storytellers shared intense and marvelous stories at Rabbit Box's "Rising from the Ashes" at The Foundry this January. More than 250 people listened to moving accounts of trauma, shock, difficulty, despair, and conflict followed by healing, renewal or self-insight. The healing was assisted by some …

RB62: Holidazed

December 13, 2017 “Holidazed” by Marci White For this special holiday show, our MC Brad Smith wished everyone a merry Christmas, happy Hanukkah and joyous Kwanzaa. Brad's warm and welcoming spirit added a great energy to the show. Rebecca McCarthy told about her engineer father and how he was “good at many things” but not …

RB60: Masquerade

"Masquerade" at Sandy Creek Park was a remarkable, transcendent night of stories. Under the starry sky, surrounded by the sounds of the forest, we heard from storytellers sharing their unique, authentic, hilarious and charming selves. John Rogers was our mellow Master of Ceremonies. Storytellers wore masks and costumes and brought along some props to share …

RB56: Acting Up

May 10, 2017 by Marci White Ashley Na, activist and board member of Athens for Everyone, was our emcee for the evening. She directed the proceedings with an unpretentious grace, musing about everyone's astrological signs and what they're prepared to fight for. Benjamín Milano Albino grew up in a housing project in Caguas, Puerto Rico. …