Raconteur Denver
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Raconteur Denver is a live storytelling event that combines the joy of exploring new locations, meeting new people, and hearing stories from Denver's diverse communities.

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    30 - Nicknames - Impromptu Raconteurs

    Impromptu Raconteurs share tales of nicknames. Pete has a squirrel situation. As he takes care of that he questions whether wild animals have nicknames. Gifty has a unique name, a name that is constantly either forgotten, approximated or assumed to be a nickname. How could something like this even happen? She tells us the tale of her birth.

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    29 - Nathan Lund - Nicknames

    Denver Comedian Nathan Lund shares tales of nicknames from the ones we choose ourselves, to the ones we give to loved ones and expounds on how a nickname once caused an all out Battle Royale.

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    28 - Gwen Lassen - Nicknames

    Gwen Lassen shares an embarrassing fact about herself - she can't remember your name! But she'll create one heck of a nickname for you.

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    27 - David Rynhart - Arrested

    David Rynhart shares a tale of his musical travels in a van that ran on vegetable-oil and the night that the search for fuel caused everything to go awry.

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    26 - Arrested - Impromptu Raconteurs

    Impromptu Raconteurs share tales of arrest. A motorcycle crash brings Andy's past back to haunt him. Adam discovers that $1,000 can mean all the difference between imprisonment and freedom. Laura meets her comedic hero. Kayanne is arrested by her own inability to accept herself. Dan has an unfortunate encounter with the law.

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    25 - Brenton Weyi - Arrested

    Brenton Weyi shares a tale of an evening of "turning up" with Jon Kesselman, self discovery and love long gone. Story from the January 10, 2017 Raconteur event at the Ubi Sub Ubi Room with the topic of Arrested.

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    24 - LaShunta Pike - Arrested

    LaShunta Pike shares the story of her time in law school when she felt arrested when speaking about race and diversity within communities of color and how she broke through that and found ways to create a dialogue with people from all communities. Story from the January 10, 2017 Raconteur event at the Ubi Sub Ubi Room with the topic of Arrested.

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    22 - First Denver Anything - Impromptu Raconteurs

    From "quit-firing" to long standing dulcimer debts to a pink heart-shaped bass. You never know what you'll get when audience members step up to the stage. These are the stories of our Impromptu Raconteurs at the "First Denver Anything" Raconteur event on November 3.

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