Tell it on Tuesday celebrates the expression of individual storytelling and solo performance. Coming together as a community to share works crafted by theater artists and storytellers, we provide an East Bay home to the solo performer.

The last Tuesday of almost every month!



Tickets $8 - $15 at the door only.

Bridget Frederick, Rebecca Fisher

Advisory Committee:  David Ford, Jeff Raz, Charlie Varon, Bruce Pachtman, Kirk Waller

Note: These stories contain adult material – not recommended for children.

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The Marsh Berkeley (formerly Gaia Arts Center)
2120 Allston Way (just off Shattuck), Berkeley

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Musical opening at 7pm / Stories start at 7:30
Tickets now available online! To purchase please see TIOT TICKETS.

August 30th, 2016


  • Bruce Pachtman, "So When Did You Start Speaking in the 3rd Person?”
  • Liz Nichols, "Spirited Away: Shivery Tales for Hot Summer Nights"
  • Stacy Andrade, "Tee-Vee"
  • Wayne Harris, "Into Palestine" (excerpt)

MUSIC: Sandra Wieder with Richard Owen, Singer/Songwriter tunes, guitar, harmonica & vocals

A B O U T   T H E   P E R F O R M E R S

Sandra Wieder is a prolific writer and performer of original and unique songs that delight and touch audiences with beautiful melodies and heartfelt, poetic lyrics. Sandra’s on guitar and vocals, and Richard Owen is on harmonica. Web: sandrawieder.com.

Born in the Bronx, Liz Nichols got lost in the Folklore & Mythology section of the public library at age ten and hasn't found her way out yet! Bringing her teaching and cross-cultural background to storytelling, she’s enchanted audiences of all ages from SF’s Asian Art Museum to the Washington Folklore Festival. She’s a Master Trainer in TimeSlips Creative Storytelling for people with memory loss, and former Director of Storytelling Programs at Stagebridge. www.liznichols.net.

Bruce Pachtman co-wrote “So When Did You Start Speaking in the 3rd Person?” with W. Kamau Bell, and Kenny Yun providing acting coaching. Bruce’s first solo show, “don’t make me look too psychotic” was developed with Club Solo and directed by W. Kamau Bell.  It ran for 300 performances in SF, Philadelphia and LA.

Stacy Andrade has been a Bay Area performer for almost thirty years of stand-up, improv, plays, and voice-overs. She’s written a book of short stories, and book two is due out next year. She’s also working on a one-woman show that will preview in 2017, and she wrote and performed a short film that's available on her website: staceyandrade.yolasite.com.

Wayne Harris is an award winning solo performer, writer, educator, curriculum innovator and musician. A gifted artist with wide ranging interests, he has accumulated an impressive body of work over the years that includes 5 full length plays, presentations for schools, directing and designing for pageantry groups as well as various musical projects. Wayne is also the director of The Marsh Youth Theater.

Tell It On Tuesday AUDITION

Interested in performing with Tell it on Tuesday? Come to our annual auditions!

When: Sunday, August 28th, 10am-12pm (note: you must be available to stay the entire time)

Where: We will give you details after you sign up!

Sign up: Send your request to bridget.frederick@gmail.com

Prepare: 10 minutes or less - either a short piece, or an excerpt from a longer piece.

Invite: A friend! Please bring a friend along for encouragement and to increase the audience size.

Upcoming Performances

September 27
October 25
November 29
December 27

Tell it On Tuesday
Bridget Frederick and Rebecca Fisher

bridget.frederick@gmail.com and rebecca@rebeccamfisher.com

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