CALENDAR

2020

SHOWTIME: Flirting Like an American

UPCOMING June 27, Saturday. Showtime: 8 PM EST. Zoom online show

February 22, Saturday. 7:30 PM. Private one-man show & Russian Tea.

February 13. Tales and Ales. @ Flying Dog Brewery in Frederick.

February 12. Story Colider. @ The Bier Baron Tavern and DC Comedy Loft. 

February 5. Perfect Liars Club. @The Bier Baron Tavern and DC Comedy Loft. 

January 25. “Valentine’s Card,” Top Shelf Story District. @ Lincoln Theater, Washington, DC. 

2019

December 19. Workshop: “Writing the Story to Tell.” @ Strathmore Mansion Community Building Art Works.

November 30. “A Bollywood Story,” Better Said Than Done. @ The Auld Shebeen.

November 12. “American Dinner,” Story District: Second Tuesday. @ Black Cat, Washington, DC.

November 10. “Friends Show as a Dating Guide,” True Stories. @ Tikvat Israel Congregation, Rockville, MD.

November 4. "What We Wear," Stories from the Stage, produced by WORLD Channel in partnership with WGBH and Massmouth

November 2. “The Innocents in America,” Crossing Borders: Stories About Faith, Courage, and Hope. @ Church of the Convenant Presbyterian, Arlington, VA.

October 31. Class: Daytime Writers. October 31-December 5. @ Arlington Syphax Education Center, Arlington, VA.

October 31. "My Name," Story District Headquarters, Washington, DC.

October 11. Workshop: “Performative Storytelling with Sufian Zhemukhov.” @ Urban Adventure Squad, Washington, DC.

September 27. “My name,” Better Said Than Done. @ The Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, VA.

September 27. Hosting a show: “Old School: Tradition, Education, and Age,” Better Said Than Done. @ The Auld Shebeen , Fairfax, VA.

September 24. “Friends Show as a Dating Guide.” @ Story District, DC Improv, Washington, DC.

September 19. Class: Daytime Writers. September 19-October 24. @ Arlington Syphax Education Center, Arlington, VA.

September 15. Solo show: “Flirting Like an American.” 7:30pm. 75 min. @ Key Bank Rochester Fringe Festival, Geva Theatre Center, Rochester, NY,

September 13. Solo show: “Flirting Like an American.” 3:30pm. 75 min. @ Key Bank Rochester Fringe Festival, Geva Theatre Center, Rochester, NY,

September 14. Solo show: “Flirting Like an American.” 75 min. @ Key Bank Rochester Fringe Festival, Geva Theatre Center, Rochester, NY,

September 13. Solo show: “Flirting Like an American.” 75 min. @ Key Bank Rochester Fringe Festival, Geva Theatre Center, Rochester, NY,

September 11. “From Russia Without Love.” @ The Grapevine, Folklore Society of Greater Washington, Busboys and Poets Takoma, Washington, DC.

September 7. “Flirting Like an American.” @ Tales and Ales, Old Ox Brewery, Ashburn, VA.

July 27. Solo show: “Flirting Like an American,” 75 min. @ Capital Fringe Festival.  Westminster Presbyterian Church, Washington, DC.

July 25. Solo show: “Flirting Like an American,” 75 min. @ Capital Fringe Festival.  Westminster Presbyterian Church, Washington, DC.

July 20. Solo show: “Flirting Like an American,” 75 min. @ Capital Fringe Festival.  Westminster Presbyterian Church, Washington, DC.

July 15. “Valentine’s Card,” The Moth DC. @ City Winery, Washington, DC.

July 14. Solo show: “Flirting Like an American,” 75 min. @ Capital Fringe Festival.  Westminster Presbyterian Church, Washington, DC.

July 14. Solo show: “Flirting Like an American,” 75 min. @ Capital Fringe Festival.  Westminster Presbyterian Church, Washington, DC.

July 11. Solo show: “Flirting Like an American,” 75 min. @ Capital Fringe Festival.  Westminster Presbyterian Church, Washington, DC.

June 29. “Turkey Caller,” Better Said Than Done. @ The Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, VA.

June 11. “Endangered Scholar,” Story District. @ Black Cat, Washington, DC.

June 2 “A Soviet Boy with Magic Power,”@  2019 Washington Folk Festival, Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture, Glen Echo, MD.

May 14. “Two Circassians,” Story District. (Co-authored and performed with Nart Shekim.) @ Black Cat, Washington, DC, May 14.

April 26. Hosting show: “Climate Change,” Better Said Than Done. @ The Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, VA.

April 26. “Cultural Shock,” Better Said Than Done. @ The Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, VA.

March 13. “Magic Talent.” @ The Grapevine, Folklore Society of Greater Washington, Busboys and Poets Takoma, Washington, DC.

March 9. Hosting show, “Storytelling on a Winter’s Night. Better Said Than Done. @ The Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, VA.

March 7. “Magic Talent,” The Moth DC. @ Miracle Theater, Washington, DC.

February 23. “The Study of Dislikeable Me,” Better Said Than Done. @ The Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, VA.

February 23. Hosting show: “The Study of Dislikeable Me,” Better Said Than Done. @ The Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, VA.

February 18. “Flirting Like an American,” The Moth DC. @ City Winery, Washington, DC.

February 14. “Valentine’s Card,” Sucker for Love. @ Lincoln Theater, Washington, DC.

2018

November 24. “You Can’t Buy a Miracle at the Supermarket,” Better Said Than Done. @ The Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, VA.

November 13. “Magic Talent,” Story District. @ Black Cat, Washington, DC.

November 4. “Flirting like American.” @ Tikvat Israel Congregation, Rockville, MD.

October 25. “Storytelling and Standup.” @ University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD.

October 11. “American co-author,” 2018 George Mason University’s Fall for the Book Festival, Better Said Than Done. @ The Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, VA.

October 6. A story: “Jesus at a Shoe Store.” @ Story Slam, 2018 National Storytelling Festival, Jonesborough, TN.

September 29. “Magic Talent,” Better Said Than Done. @ The Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, VA.

September 11. “Flirting Like An Amercian,” Story District @ Black Cat, Washington, DC.

August 18. “American co-author,” Better Said Than Done. @ Lake Ann Coffee House, Reston, VA.

August 15. “American co-author,” Underground Comedy. @ Wonderland Ballroom, Washington, DC.

August 11. “Jesus in a Shoe Store,” Underground Comedy. @ Wonderland Ballroom, Washington, DC.

July 28. “An American professor and KGB,” Better Said Than Done. @ The Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, VA.

June 30. “Russian Guests in America,” Better Said Than Done. @ The Auld Shebeen, Fairfax, VA.

June 12. Improv. @ WIT Source Theater, Washington, DC.

April 30. “Flirting Like An American.” @ University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD.

March 13. “Jesus at a Shoe Store,” Story District. @ Town Boutique, Washington, DC.

January 11-February 8. Storytelling 101. Five weeks class with final performance. @ Story District headquarters.