The Mosquito Story Slams Come to The Academy Playhouse

May 18th and June 22nd

The Mosquito Story Slam is a popular live storytelling series in its 6th year on the Outer Cape. Storytellers from the audience have 5-minutes to tell true, personal stories related to the night's theme. Join us and "Bite it Live"at one of these upcoming slams!

Where: The Academy of Performing Arts, 120 Main Street, Orleans, MA

Dates and Themes:
Saturday, May 18th – New Beginnings / Fresh Start
Saturday, June 22nd – Best Laid Plans

Time: Sign-up 7PM | Stories 7:30PM

Tickets: $15 online at or at the door (advance purchase recommended)

Format may vary. Alcohol served. Some adult language likely. For updates, added events and storytelling tips, follow

Search for Mosquito Story Slam on your favorite podcasting app to listen the story archive.

Since 2014, The Mosquito has presented hundreds of stories to sold-out audiences. Our mission is to engage a diverse, expansive audience in the art and craft of storytelling, while honoring and celebrating the commonality of human experiences.

The Mosquito is a non-profit organization receiving fiscal sponsorship through the Provincetown Community Compact. Please consider a donation to keep storytelling alive and well on Cape Cod. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on