Recalling sultry summer evenings in the Deep South, when moths fluttered to lit porches as friends gathered to spin spellbinding yarns, this is a live experience like no other. From modest origins in New York, The Moth is now an international phenomenon dedicated to celebrating the power of unscripted, first-person storytelling. From ordinary folk to celebrities and cultural giants, the stage is open to anyone with a flair for telling tales. Join us for one special night of true life stories with the special theme ‘Milestones’ in honour of the Festival’s 70th anniversary.

Milestones: Prepare a five-minute story about anniversaries. Years in a partnership, job or the place you call home. A month, a decade – time that flew while you weren’t looking. Paper or bronze … extra points if you make it to platinum. Celebration or reflection. Reckoning with the past while plotting the course ahead. Here’s to the happy ones!


Cheltenham Ladies' College, Parabola Arts Centre

Parabola Arts Centre is located in a Grade II listed building in the glamorous Montpellier district of Cheltenham. The centre was built as a facility for students of Cheltenham Ladies’ College and to be used as a public arts centre by the local community.

The Parabola Arts Centre is situated 10 minutes from the town centre, and is directly opposite the Cheltenham Ladies’ College reception.

Parabola Arts Centre
Parabola Road,
GL50 3AA

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