Covid Guidelines for Physical Events

We continue to follow government guidelines regarding Covid-19 safety at the Festival. We encourage masks for indoor events. Please be aware that select indoor programs might require masks and we ask for your cooperation in these cases.

Fiction / Non-Fiction / Performance


No, YOU Tell It! “Fly By” True-Life Tales with a Twist (In Person)

No, YOU Tell It! storytellers work together to develop true tales on the page, then swap stories to embody their partner’s culture, identity, and life experience on stage. For this special show, four curated storytellers are trading tales inspired by Queens history from the archives of The Greater Astoria Historical Society ( Plus, story trivia for the chance to win fun literary prizes! Storytellers include Robin Gelfenbien, Ben Katzner, Briana McDonald, and Lowell Stephens. Featuring illustrations by Annie Shi. Follow @noyoutellit to learn about the storytellers, Queens history, and more.

Grove 34, 3183 34th St. Astoria, NY, 11106 – wheelchair accessible

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