The Turnout presents Front Porch Sessions

The Turnout presents Front Porch Sessions

Kisha Jarrett, Lavell Wood, Darshanpreet Gill

Mon, May 21, 2018

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

$10

This event is 21 and over

Front Porch Sessions - (Set time: 8:00 PM)
Front Porch Sessions
Front Porch Sessions

"One host, three storytellers, three questions, lots of conversation.  Join us in making less strangers in the world!"
Chris Williams - (Set time: 8:00 PM)
Chris Williams
Chris works for Portland Public Schools in Educational Partnerships.  He is also part of the Improv trio Broke Gravy that has performed internationally and can be seen at Curious Comedy Theater, the Kickstand Comedy Space, The Deep End Theater and the Siren.  Chris is a story coach and performer at backfencepdx, the creator and host of “Front Porch Sessions,” and the co-host of the podcast “Are We Still Friends.” He holds a Master’s Degree in Conflict Resolution but still gets enraged by the way people in Portland drive. He can often be heard practicing his Marlon Brando impression and trying to figure out how to do an Irish accent. Chris loves all things creative, especially projects that bring communities together and creates listening opportunities across cultures.  
The Turnout - (Set time: 8:00 PM)
The Turnout
Monday nights at The Secret Society just got more eventful. We are introducing four new regular shows. Enjoy some local storytelling at Front Porch Sessions or Invisible Spectrum, listen to interviews; stand-up comedy and music at Live N Portland and come out to see Broke Gravy, one of the hottest improv trio’s in Portland! Help us celebrate all of the beautiful people that make up this city of ours. Discover all of the diverse voices and perspectives that Portland has to offer. Show up for the Turnout!
Kisha Jarrett - (Set time: 8:00 PM)
Kisha Jarrett
Kisha Jarrett is the Marketing Director at Artists Repertory Theatre. On the side, she is a writer, director, actor, storyteller, and baker. She is the winner of the Portland GrandSLAM last November. In 2014, she wrote and directed a short film that debuted at Sundance.
Lavell Wood - (Set time: 8:00 PM)
Lavell Wood
Lavell Wood was born and raised in Albuquerque. He is an advocate for youth, racial equity and restorative justice. In his free time Lavell enjoys bowling and "bustin a move on the dance floor".
Darshanpreet Gill - (Set time: 8:00 PM)
Darshanpreet Gill
Venue Information:
The Secret Society
116 NE Russell
Portland, OR, 97212
http://secretsociety.net/