Oy! Only Six? Why Not More? Six Word Memoirs

Mon Feb 4, 2013
Elbo Room
Happy Hour from 6- 7:30 p.m. with DJ Choice. Show at 7:30 p.m.
$5 - $10
Food & Drink, Happy Hour, Literary


What: A live production of Six-Word Memoirs from the book, Oy! Only Six? Why Not More? Six-Word Memoirs on Jewish Life, capturing the complexity, humor, conflict and passion about the Jewish experience today -- six words at a time.

“I should have had the chicken.”
- Larry David, creator, Curb Your Enthusiasm

When: Feb. 4, 2013,
Happy Hour from 6- 7:30 p.m. with DJ Choice
Show at 7:30 p.m.
$5 in advance on Eventbrite http://sixwordmemoir.eventbrite.com and $10 at the door.
Free drink for first 50 EventBrite ticket holders in the door.
Where: Elbo Room, 647 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
21+ ID at the door

Show MC’d by Larry Smith, creator of the Six-Word Memoir project. Featuring: Comedian Aurora Simcovich, musician Aaron Glass, Wise Sons Deli owner Leo Beckerman, writer Josh Healey, designer extraordinaire and singer Rebecca Bortman, poet Dyanna Loeb, and modern day storyteller Aviva Frank.

Produced by Reboot and Smith Magazine with co-sponsorship by JCF’s Young Adult Division (YAD) and the Young Adult Community at Congregation Emanu-El. And with community partnership of The Contemporaries at the Contemporary Jewish Museum.

The show was created for and by young adults and is sponsored by the SF Jewish Community Federation’s IGI Committee.


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(415) 552-7788 (Box Office)
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  1. Elbo Room
    647 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA