Latest Past Events

Spotlight on You Storytelling Workshop


This Spotlight on You storytelling workshop is your opportunity to take that true story you have and turn it into something captivating – whether it’s for an audience of one, or one-thousand. In this half-day workshop, you’ll hone some of the skills unique to live storytelling: the structure and arc of an oral story, building strong characters, and how to win the audience over. For storytellers of all levels. Just come with an idea for a story and you’ll leave Continue reading →


Better Said Than Done and SFAP Present LOL IRL

On May 18th, BFFs Better Said Than Done (BSTD) and Six Feet Apart Productions (SFAP) are joining forces to produce one powerhouse storytelling show, IMO. Tune in at 8:00pm ET/5:00pm PT for “BSTD n SFAP present LOL IRL,” with ROTFL storytellers Diane Ferlatte, Jessica Robinson, Anne Rutherford, Ed Stivender, and Regina Stoops, and emcee Claire Hennessy. Anne Rutherford is an award-winning storyteller and a five-time first place winner of the Northwest Folklife Liar’s Contest, — so don’t believe everything Continue reading →

The 2023 Women’s Storytelling Festival

The Old Town Hall 3999 University Drive, Fairfax

Join Better Said Than Done for our 4th Annual Women’s Storytelling Festival, both in-person in Fairfax City, VA, and live streaming online! The 2023 Women’s Storytelling Festival starts on Friday March 24, 2023, at 7:00pm ET, and runs through Sunday March 26, 2023 at the Old Town Hall in Fairfax City, VA. Joining us for the festival are storytellers Eva Abram, Shweta Bhatt, Laura Deal, Lynette Ford, Rachel Ann Harding, Sammie James, Jenn Kamara, Bowen Lee, Misty Mator, Roopa Continue reading →