Geoffrey Sutton is a naive 22 year old traveling in Argentina as the Dirty War breaks out, putting him in an Argentine Military Government prison.
The Unlikliest of Places
Tell Us Something brings live storytelling back to The Wilma on December 13, 2016. Storytellers will share their true personal story without notes on the theme “The Unlikliest of Places”.
Tell Us Something awakens imagination, empowers storytellers and connects the Missoula community through the transformative power of personal storytelling. It is a celebration of each other, our stories and how we move through the world together. All of the stories at Tell Us Something are true.
Doors at 6PM, storytelling begins at 7PM. Your community, your stories.
Gary Delp is awakened from a late night sleep by a drunken housemate who was caught in a copper theft gone wrong at the old Intermountain Lumber Mill site in Missoula, Montana.
Abe Abramson’s finds himself without a visa while he is in Taiwan. His knowledge of an infamous Missoula restaurant icon helps him leave the country.
Paula Short’s vagabond father promises her that she can ride a horse for her birthday. He comes through in a surprising way.
Attendees had the opportunity to share their “The Unlikliest of Places” stories anonymously. We selected several of those stories from a box and read them live on stage.
Greg Ragan moves to Montana from Michigan & his knowledge of the Detroit Lions helps him navigate Saint Patrick’s Day in Butte, America.
Ann Karp understands that “we are all better than the worst thing we’ve done”. Knowing this allows her to remain friends with Marcus, an inmate on Death Row in Georgia.
Gary Warchola travels to Slovakia in search of some family roots and a connection with Andy Warhol.
“Do These Bike Shorts Make My Butt Look Giant?” (or) “Nothing Good Ever Comes From Looking at Your Butt in the Mirror.”
Geraldine Carter wears her bicycle shorts to a thin sheen from miles of riding. She doesn’t have a pair to spare & gets creative when trying to respect the modest dress of the Southeast Asian village where she is traveling.