The Lost and Found Show – March 21st “Good Luck Charms”!
This month, everyone gets lucky!
From actors to magicians, we’ve all needed a little bit of good luck in our lives. Come join us on March 21st as we share stories about good fortune, not-so good fortune, and lucky breaks of all shapes and sizes.
Thursday, March 21st, 2013
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM (Doors 7PM)
302 Broome St. between Eldridge and Forsyth
Every third Thursday of the month, Daniel Guzman brings together
authors, bloggers, comedians, and performers to share fiction and
nonfiction tales involving everyday objects and the secrets they
reveal about us. From the sublime to the surprising, each show is
as diverse and tempting as the contents of a lost and found box.
Robb is a writer in New York City. He has lived all over the country, and was lucky enough to live in Hawaii twice. He also lived in Texas twice. And North Carolina twice. Actually, this is his second stop in New York, too, so he guesses he just does not do things right the first time. His book, “Steal Me Your Stories” is available on Amazon.
Katie Wudel’s writing has appeared in Tin House, McSweeney’s, Prairie Schooner, Nerve, The Rumpus,and on the Ploughshares blog, and can be heard this spring on NPR’s Snap Judgment. Katie has taught creative writing at San Francisco’s School of the Arts and the University of Nebraska-Omaha Writer’s Workshop, and has been awarded scholarships and residencies from Hedgebrook, the Squaw Valley Community of Writers, and Summer Literary Seminars.
Mellini Kantayya is an actor and writer living in Brooklyn, NY. Her book “Actor. Writer. Whatever” (essays on her rise to the top of the bottom of the entertainment industry) was released last month in eBook and paperback and appeared in the top 25 on Amazon’s Kindle Store’s Hot New Releases in Humor Essays. As an actor, her credits include the independent films “Breath In” (opposite Amy Ryan and Guy Pierce) and “Colin Hearts Kay”. She has appeared on the television show “Nurse Jackie” and had a recurring supporting role on the daytime serial “One Life to Live”. She has also worked Off-Broadway, Off-Off-Broadway, and temping.
Omar is a magician who has performed his unique style of entertainment for Ripley’s Believe It or Not, Spike TV, New York Carousel, and Coney Island USA, to name a few. He is the owner of Vibe Right Corp, performing anywhere from 7-12 shows per weekend. From kids birthdays to sold-out events, Omar brings humor, professionalism and wonder to the art of illusion.
– GOOD LUCK CHARMS trivia!
Daniel is a writer of surreal fiction, essays, and film reviews. His work has appeared in the New York Press, Cinespect, the L Magazine’s Literary Upstart Reading Series, and Rio Grande Review. He has performed at such venues as The Slipper Room, Cornelia Street Café, and the Bowery Poetry Club.