Speak Up, Rise Up, now in its second year, is back with an all new storytelling festival. Over the course of a week, over 40 productions and more than 100 artists will share the stage. The festival includes a diverse line-up featuring some of New York City’s most talented storytellers, stand ups, podcasts and solo performances including WNYC's Nancy Podcast, Andrew Collin, Chelsea Davison, Ophira Eisenberg, Bobby Hankinson, Josh Johnson, Shalewa Sharpe, Gianmarco Soresi, Vanessa Valerio, Sydnee Washington, Jude Treder-Wolff, among others.
Festival showcases a wide range of topics including shows about the prison system, working at an adult video store, terrible dates, LGBTQI stories, gentrification, #MeToo movement, and being the only child in a town of 6.
Full line-up at www.speakupriseup.com
Produced by Asher Novek in association with The Tank.
Theater: Tank @ 36th Street
Address: 312 West 36th Street
New York, NY 10018
Buy Tickets Online or Call: Brown Paper Tickets at 1-800-838-3006