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Alaska Storytelling: Arctic Entries, Meet Mudrooms

By | January 19, 2012

In the category of Alaskan storytelling events, Anchorage has Arctic Entries.  And, over the past two seasons, the monthly event has become so popular it has relocated to larger venue and still been sold out in a matter of moments.

In Juneau, they’re just as sophisticated – just a little muddier. Mudrooms is a community-powered monthly event in Juneau, Alaska where real people tell real stories, live.

At the second ever Mudrooms event, seven Juneau folks told stories on the theme “Out-dated” in McPhetre’s Hall.

Here is a sample story, told by Juneauite Tom Cosgrove:

Tom Cosgrove

More stories are available at  Mudrooms’ creators are Amanda Compton and Alida Bus. Audio production by Marc Wheeler.

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