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La Peña Cultural Center
3105 Shattuck Ave Berkeley, CA 94705
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4.2 / 5 Rated by 36 members
Review from Claire Risley
531 events 266 reviews

Wonderful, the last two NPR talkers were fun and hilarious. The story about the "Festival and the Fire" was well-told and suspenseful, plus funny. The last fellow, a NYC story that was resonant with all of us, I'm sure, and his interruption in...continued

reviewed Jun 26 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Lisa
73 events 50 reviews

I like the intimacy of this venue and I love good story-telling. The host / MC was excellent, the story tellers mixed. The last one stands out as both her content and her delivery were excellent. Two of the others were less polished and their...continued

reviewed May 22 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Mangohappiness
81 events 14 reviews

I was surprised by the number of storytellers who shared true tales on a theme; the mood was convivial, the La Pena setting comfortable, low key, inclusive. I cannot even recall the names of the storytellers except for the gracious, smooth hostess...continued

reviewed Jan 23 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Mangohappiness
81 events 14 reviews

What a stimulating event - intelligent, polished-but-not-stiff storytellers, engaged audience, welcoming environment.

reviewed Apr 24 2014 report as inappropriate
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