The VASA Virtual Gathering 2021


Our Virtual Gathering 2021 theme is Stories That Matter. Stories that can make a friend, carry another’s burden, change an attitude or an action for the better, right a wrong, build a stronger community, reveal what is often hidden, make you laugh or smile or heal a spirit. Whatever matters to you and it can be relayed through story. The Gathering is an opportunity for storytellers and listeners and friends to hang out with each other, to learn new things Continue reading →

Let Me Tell Ya! Storytelling Guild

Do you have a story that you would like to share, but feel that it still needs work. Let Me Tell Ya! Storytelling Guild is a group on amateur storytellers and those that want to learn more about how to tell stories. Come and share a 5-7 minute story and receive feedback centered around three key aspects: 1) what did we like, 2) where did we get hung up, and 3) what did we want more of. Let Me Tell Continue reading →

Black Stories Matter: A Storytelling Show Benefiting the NAACP


Join Better Said Than Done for our LIVE ONLINE Storytelling Show benefiting the Fairfax County NAACP. With emcee Nick Baskerville and storytellers David Fakunle, Lyn Ford, Chetter Galloway, Arthuretta Holmes-Martin, Carol Moore, and Devan Sandiford! Storyteller bios and links, and more about the NAACP, here: Suggested contribution $25 per attendee. Minimum $5. Proceeds benefit the Fairfax County NAACP. Ticket sales close at 11:00PM on show day. All ticket holders can watch live starting at 8:00pm EASTERN on June 10th, Continue reading →

Let Me Tell Ya! Story Swap

Our lives are full of stories; stories connect our lives. Let Me Tell Ya! Story Swap is a chance for us to gather virtually to share stores. Each month will have a different theme designed to help you find a story that you want to share. Not a professional storyteller, no problem. Never told a story outside of your family, no problem. Want to just come and listen to stories, no problem. Join us on the 4th Thursday of the Continue reading →

Debut: a Fusion of Storytelling and Play


Debut is a fusion of storytelling, story making, play, coaching, and community. Three professional storytellers will tell a story that they are debuting. This month, the talented storytellers are Sam Payne from Utah, Jessica Robinson from Virginia, and Jo Ann Dadisman from West Virginia. The story they tell has never been told in public. Tickets are $12. Ticket Cost  $12