(mostly) TRUE THINGS, a monthly storytelling show that features true stories – with a twist – told live, without notes and a game that involves the audience returns to The Dolphin Bookshop and Café, 299 Main St. Port Washington, NY on Saturday Oct. 15, 2016 at 7 pm. The stellar line-up of storytellers include: Helaine Witt, a Long Island comic who performs at Gotham Comedy Club, Crossroads Comedy Jam, The Grisly Pear, Broadway Comedy Club among many otherss; Luis Perez, stand-up comic, writer for Fox Sports The Buzzer, performer at Upright Citizens Brigade; Dr. Steven Wruble, a The Moth Slam winner, singer/songwriter and psychiatrist; and writer/actor Bob Brader, who performed his award-winning solo storytelling show Spitting In The Face Of The Devil at theaters and Fringe festivals around the world, and who recently concluded an international tour of his most recent solo show Smoker.
(mostly) TRUE THINGS is an entirely unique entertainment experience that combines comedy with emotionally compelling stories as well as a game that involves the audience. All the stories except one include carefully-crafted deceptions, and the audience has an opportunity to question the storytellers, then vote for the person who told the unvarnished truth. Audience members who choose the correct person get a prize. Tickets are $10 online at www.mostlytruethings.com or at The Dolphin Bookshop until 5 pm the day of the show, or $15 at the door (cash only). Call 631-366-4265 to reserve seats. Complete information is available at www.mostlytruethings.com. The Dolphin Bookshop & Café offers a delicious menu of food items, coffees, wine, beer and other drinks.
Host/creator Jude Treder-Wolff is storyteller, singer/songwriter and writer/performer who is an active in New York storytelling scene. She was a featured storyteller in a number of storytelling shows in New York, including onstage and in the podcast of the groundbreaking RISK! live show and podcast, Talk Therapy, Take Two Storytelling, The Moth and Prose Of Pie in Tarrytown, NY. With musical director Wells Hanley she co-wrote the lyrics and music for the songs used to set up every stage of the game in (mostly) TRUE THINGS. “Self-medicate with real-life therapist Jude Treder-Wolff. Expect the unexpected! And without the hourly rates!” wrote the New York Daily News about her comedy/cabaret show Jude Treder-Wolff’s Thursday Nite Psychotherapy Hour. Her solo show Crazytown was selected for the 2013 Midtown International Theater Festival, the 2012 Chicago and San Francisco Fringe Festivals and was performed at Actors Theatre Workshop, Broadway Comedy Club and The Pit-The Peoples Improv in New York, at the Charles B. Wang Center at Stonybrook University on Long Island and The Conservatory NJ in Trenton, NJ.