“No Strings Attached” featuring Darrin Larson

Theme: “No Strings Attached”
Storyteller: Darrin Larson

Darrin Larson liberates himself from social norms through an unlikely name change, thereby finding a greater, unexpected freedom.

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“Cold Turkey” featuring Randy Brooks

Theme: “Cold Turkey”
Storyteller: Randy Brooks

Randy Brooks comedically tells and sings his woes about the over-commercialization of American holidays.

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“Cold Turkey” featuring Jennifer Clasen

Theme: “Cold Turkey”
Storyteller: Jennifer Clasen

Jennifer Clasen boldly reveals the life behind acquiring then recovering from a heroin addiction.

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“Cold Turkey” featuring Whitney Presley

Theme: “Cold Turkey”
Storyteller: Whitney Presley

Whitney Presley must deftly decline a marriage proposal from a pilgrim at a Thanksgiving feast at Plymouth Rock.

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“Cold Turkey” featuring Mary Gallagher Williams

Theme: “Cold Turkey”
Storyteller: Mary Gallagher Williams

Mary Gallagher Williams fascination with cigarettes begins in childhood and ends in a struggle.

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Oral History: “Elephant in the Room”

Oral Fixation continued Season 3 with another incredible, sold-out show in Hamon Hall! 

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In case you missed out, here is a recap of the evening: 

Firstly, this show was a special one because for the first time in Oral Fixation history we had EIGHT storytellers! The story-hungry audience lined up in the Winspear Lobby to sip wine, socialize and wait for the show to begin.

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Our Eyes Are Fixed On: Shama Shams

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The brave and lovely Shama Shams will return to the Oral Fixation stage with a powerful story for “Elephant in the Room.”

Shama is a mother of two girls, wife, Girl Scouts troop leader, Development Director for LifePath Systems and a writer. At the age of ten her family moved to Memphis from Dhaka, Bangladesh. Shama loves hanging out with her daughters and getting pampered by her husband.

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Our Eyes Are Fixed On Steven Harrell

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Writer and elotes lover, Steven Harrell will make his debut on the Oral Fixation stage for “Elephant in the Room.”

Steven Harrell was raised in the suburbs and graduated with a degree in English from the University of Dallas. He and his wife, Allison, live in Oak Cliff with their sons, Eli and Theodore. He serves as the director of communications for a non-profit in Dallas.

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Our Eyes Are Fixed On Marion Armstrong

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Oak Cliff dweller and coffee lover, Marion Armstrong, will make her debut on the Oral Fixation stage for “Elephant in the Room.”

Marion Armstrong was born and raised in Dallas. She moved back in 2012 after college and law school took her other places. She enjoys listening to live music, watching college football, and planning trips she may or may not ever take.

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Our Eyes Are Fixed On Michael Moore

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Writer and video game lover, Michael Moore, will make his debut on the Oral Fixation stage for “Elephant in the Room.”

Michael Moore turned his childhood love for video games into a career in the IT world working in marketing, more specifically data architecting and design. He still enjoys the occasional video game, but now he spends more time writing. He is married and has two sons. Currently he resides in the Rockwall area.

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