Potluck Performer Spotlight: Megan Archer

After graduating from UT in 2014, Megan spent 3 years traveling the western half of the United States performing seasonal outdoor work. Before moving back to Austin in 2017, she was living in Oakland, California where she began performing at public story slam events around the Bay Area. She hopes to use storytelling to shine light on science and mental health.

This Thursday, Megan will share her story of a journey to feed her soul in her piece, Hambre del Alma.


Potluck Performer Spotlight: Stephanie Noll

Stephane Noll is a writer and teacher living in Austin. Her work has appeared in Modern Loss, Motherwell, and is forthcoming in the Ocotillo Review. She’s told stories at Listen to Your Mother, Story Department, Backyard Story Night, the Tellers, and Story Bar. Stephanie is the founder of Old Books for New Teachers, an organization that helps new teachers build classroom libraries.

Tonight, Stephanie will be telling her story about working her way through college in Help Wanted.


Potluck Performer Spotlight: Adam Membrey

Adam Membrey is a special education teacher who takes pride in being half-Australian and full-Dork. Born and raised in Spokane, WA, he feels a weird twinge whenever he doesn’t meet his 10,000 steps goal every day, but has learned the value of having ice cream and waffles for dinner. His head is full of unfinished movie ideas, digressive blog posts, and poorly-worded jokes, some of which show up on his website,

Tonight, Adam will bring to the stage his story of learning that what we want from others doesn’t always look like we think it will in his piece¬†The Tools We Share.