Back to All Events

The Story Collider

2017 RS Story Collider YVR-175.jpg

The Story Collider returns to Vancouver on May 22 for another evening of true, personal stories about science hosted by Kayla Glynn and Armin Mortazavi! 

Doors at 7:00, Show at 7:30.
RSVP on Facebook here.
Visit the website!

Whether we wear a lab coat or haven’t seen a test tube since grade school, science is shaping all of our lives. And that means we all have science stories to tell. Every year, Story Collider hosts dozens of live shows all over the world, featuring all kinds of storytellers – researchers, doctors, and engineers of course, but also patients, poets, comedians, cops, and more. Some stories are heartbreaking, others are hilarious, but they’re all true and all very personal. Welcome to The Story Collider!

“The tones balanced stand-up funny and powerfully confessional … The crowd’s reactions veered from belly laughs to pin-drop silence.” — Andy Beta, The Wall Street Journal

“The experience was incredibly cathartic, and having people come up to me afterwards and tell me how interesting and moving they found my story was as gratifying as any compliment I have ever received about my research.” — David Carmel, Nature

Earlier Event: May 20
The Sunday Service
Later Event: May 23
Nerd Nite v36