Storytelling
by Judith Shelton

Judith Shelton is a faculty member at USC, teaching stand-up comedy. She has performed at The Improv and The Comedy Central Stage, and has appeared on several network TV shows such as “Seinfeld.”

Comedy Sketch
Kazu Kusano

Japanese comedienne, Kazu Kusano, drops a bomb on the status quo of the perception of Asian women. Through her humor, you will witness the odd experiences of a Japanese woman in 21st century America.

Music
from Pat Nason

Pat Nason has been writing and performing for decades. In 2014 he released his first EP titled “Nearly New,” followed by his first full-length album “All the Time in The World.”

Storytelling
by Dennis Garcia

Dennis Garcia is a Chumash Elder and traditional dancer. His passion is sharing Chumash stories and songs with new audiences.

Film
Your Date Is Here?

After dusting off an old Mystery Date-style board game, a mother and daughter realize the game holds more evil than amusement. Directed by Zak White and Todd Spence.

Storytelling
from Stan Sellars

Stan Sellers is an actor and a comedian. He tells stories at the Story Salon and other venues in Los Angeles and the valley.

Comedy
from Jim Coughlin

Jim Coughlin has a Bachelor of Arts in Theater from the University of Missouri. Something Brad Pitt and Jon Hamm wish they could say. When not talking about people he’s never met, Jim performs standup comedy. He has performed in several foreign countries. He is an award winning juggler and a lousy tap dancer. He is an alumnus of IOWest and loves improvising. He would like a suggestion.

Storytelling
with Ruby Cooper

Ruby Cooper has been writing and telling stories since she was a child. She is a teacher, published writer and a Moth GrandSlam winner.

Music
The New Mexican

This one-man country blues band will make you feel like you’re walking after midnight with secrets in a flask. The New Mexican plays drums, guitar, banjo, harmonica, and sings for this one-man band.