Stories from the Stage Pitches

WORLD CHANNEL produces Stories from the Stage in partnership with WGBH Events and Massmouth. Each live performance features eight tellers sharing six-minute stories. The live event is filmed and edited into two Stories from the Stage television episodes, featuring three tellers each. Thank you for sharing your stories with us.  

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* 1. Please include your contact information 

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* 2. Click all the dates below for which you are available and feel you have a compelling story. You will need to be on set at WGBH studios in Boston from 4-10pm. (Depending on Covid-19 developments, these events may transition to virtual performances). 

NOTE: If you have already appeared in a Stories from the Stage television episode, you may not pitch again at this time. However, if you performed at a WGBH live show but your story was not selected for TV, you are welcome to suggest new stories. 

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Stories must be true and first-person narratives. Also, the story must be able to be told in 5-7 minutes. Write a 100-200 word description for each story you pitch. Please identify if you are pitching a story for one or multiple themes. 

Each pitch should include a short summary of the story that describes the arc, relatable themes, and why it is a compelling narrative. Also, include the tone of the story (funny, sad, sarcastic, etc.).

Thank you in advance for pitching!