Bawdy Storytelling – dubbed 'The Moth for pervs' by the LA Weekly – is the nation’s original sex and storytelling series. Founded, emcee’ed and curated by sexual folklorist Dixie De La Tour, Bawdy Storytelling features real people and rockstars sharing their bona fide sexual exploits. Bawdy Storytelling’s one-of-a-kind approach to sex-positive personal narrative has coaxed liberating tales out of everyday people, creating unforgettable experiences for performers and audiences alike. These stories aren't memorized. Storytellers aren't reading from cue cards. This is honest-to-badness story time with true sexcapades and poignant, hilarious, transformational tales at each and every show.
‘The Pringles Challenge’ (Pepper LaRouge)
Happy International Fisting Day! Whether you call it Buffing the Pelvic Floor, Reverse Whackamole, the UpHerButt Uppercut or Knocking on Heaven’s Door, Fisting is a way to deliver intense pleasure by awakening the sensitive nerve endings in your partner’s vagina or anus. So when first time storyteller Pepper LaRouge gives it a try, it quickly becomes her new favorite thing. Yet, the shame she feels afterward makes it her dirty little secret...
‘DisneyDomme’ (Sarah Newsome)
What a waste of charcuterie! Inspired by a girl’s trip to the Happiest Place on Earth (and some magic mushrooms), school teacher Sarah Newsome crafts a plan for some twisted, creative, pervy Disney roleplay for her homecoming. What leading man should her partner play: Captain Jack Sparrow? Gaston? Aladdin? But when the fantasy ends abruptly, her inner cartoon villain surfaces to extract a hefty toll from his hole(s) - & OMG, this episode’s song!
‘Dropcloths & Doritos’ (Daniel Stoneham)
Is there anything better than celebrating a special occasion with an orgy? Storyteller Daniel Stoneham’s birthday bacchanal has a carefully considered guest list, but unfortunately, the date falls smack dab in the middle of Seattle’s cold and flu season. As the RSVPs shift from yes to no, he wonders: Will the science fiction chanteuse be disappointed if they don’t reach critical mass? His dwindling numbers are indicating that this year might just be cake and champagne - until the unexpected happens.
‘Vore’ (Tonya Jone Miller)
Would you swallow me whole, and do I taste delicious? Award-winning solo show artist Tonya Jone Miller is not just a phone sex operator who specializes in extreme paraphilias, she’s a chef and Portland foodie, too. So yes, this ravenous Voreaphilia expert can consume you…but first, she can metaphorically braise, marinate, sear and sou vide her clients to make them orgasm in new, creative ways.
‘Full of Stars’ (Victor Warring)
Are there enough towels in the Universe to sop up this much pleasure? Erotic Activist & anti-racism community educator Victor Warring used to believe that being a man was about the ‘doing’ until the met Vanessa. When she lays back on the bed and becomes his teacher, he learns to look, to wait, and to love her up. Oh my, what big paws you have! #Hubris #Trickle #Pleasurefied #Rebirth
‘LadyKiller’ (Kent Whipple)
Have you been Dickmatized? Seattle Storyteller Kent Whipple has a great ‘You and me against the world’ relationship with his lonely, alcoholic mom… as long as she can pretend he’s someone else. But after discovering his true sexual orientation, she puts down her Midori Sour & drags her son to a therapist to ‘cure’ him - and a professional diagnoses the real problem. Plus: I host the Camp John Waters Virtual B*****b Contest, your responses to last week’s episode have me considering a new career