Suitcase Stories Live! is coming to Needham on Thursday, June 22

June is Refugee Awareness month! Join LWV of Needham at TripAdvisor in Needham as they honor the contributions of refugees and immigrants throughout the region through the timeless art of live storytelling. Click here to purchase tickets.

The performance will feature refugee and immigrant stories told by professional storytellers and by foreign and U.S.-born local residents including immigration attorney, Heather Yountz and Ramin Abrishamian, a Baha’i leader. WGBH’s Brian O’Donovan, A Celtic Sojourn, will MC the evening.

All proceeds will support refugee resettlement, English language education, workforce training, citizenship services, and other programming of the International Institute of New England (IINE).

This performance is sponsored through a partnership with Massmouth, IINE, and TripAdvisor and is hosted by Resettle Together West Suburban Consortium (which includes LWV-Needham, Needham Human Rights Committee, Needham Area Immigration Justice Task Force, and others).
Ticket Prices
$25 General Admission
$100 VIP (includes preferred seating and private reception with storytellers)
When
6:30 pm Pre-performance reception at TripAdvisor for VIP ticket holders.
7:30 pm Performance. Doors open at 6:45.
Where
TripAdvisor Headquarters
410 1st Avenue
Needham, MA 02494

 

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