Hooray, We Met Our Goal!!

Thanks to the generous support of our community, we were able to not only meet our $3000 matching challenge goal but surpass it! Thanks to the following supporters, we can continue strengthening community bonds through the art of storytelling in 2019! Continue reading “Hooray, We Met Our Goal!!”

Matching Campaign!

Last week, we announced our very first ever matching grant campaign! Because of a very generous anonymous donor, we are matching funds throughout December. We are set to raise $3000 by the end of the campaign which is December 31st AND WE’VE ALREADY RAISED $500!Continue reading “Matching Campaign!”


Give the Gift of Community

Season’s greetings! Happy Festivus! Tis the season for joy, camaraderie and support. Speaking of support, did you know Ex Fabula has a membership program? Yup! Introduced during Season Five, Ex Fabula’s memberships have evolved considerably since their inception. For example, memberships  can be purchased year round and are good for a full 12 monthsContinue reading “Give the Gift of Community”

Postcard from Waukesha Reads event

What are Ex Fabula Community Partnerships?

You know Ex Fabula for its monthly StorySlams. But did you know that Ex Fabula is also out in the community facilitating storytelling activities through community partnerships? These outreach efforts help more people tell their stories, while helping the organizations involved further their mission. Continue reading “What are Ex Fabula Community Partnerships?”

Ex Fabula Season 6 Kickoff Fundraiser poster

August and September events

Secret Fabula on the patio

Come and have a seat at an exclusive and intimate Secret Fabula held on the patio of The Pitch Project (art gallery and artist studios) and Brenner Brewing Company on Sunday, August 24, 2014 from 5 to 7 pm. While enjoying a complimentary drink and snacks on the patio, you’ll hear others relate their personal experiences of creating, and maybe share a story about your own creative process! Continue reading “August and September events”

Season Six Themes Poll

Vote for your favorite StorySlam themes!

Ex Fabula volunteers have been hard at work crafting the schedule for Season 6… but we want your help to finalize some event themes! We’ve put together a poll with 8 options and the votes are coming in quickly. After 52 votes, Oops! is in the lead with 18% of the vote, followed by Do The Math and Who Knew? at 15% each, but there are other themes that are not that far behind. Continue reading “Vote for your favorite StorySlam themes!”

The Vogel Mansion, also known as Greengate

Mea Fabula Profile: Andy Nunemaker & The Vogel Mansion

The Vogel Mansion, also known as Greengate, has been host to several local fundraising events and tonight welcomes Ex Fabula’s Mea Fabula. This breathtakingly stunning residence, built in 1904, boasts a pool, a gym, a coach house, a fully operational Schlitz bar, ample parking, plenty of bedrooms & bathrooms and a stunning kitchen. The mansion has had some updates since originally constructed and is currently on the market. Continue reading “Mea Fabula Profile: Andy Nunemaker & The Vogel Mansion”

Tia Chianti Richardson

Mea Fabula Artist Profile: Tia Chianti Richardson

Do you have story that transcends words? Ever been the unwilling victim of a caricature portrait? Tia Chianti Richardson, a community-integrated artist based in Milwaukee, can solve both of those problems. She is a portrait artist, muralist, graphic designer and educator. Tia will live paint your true, personal story into what will no doubt be a beautiful and personal memento or gift. Continue reading “Mea Fabula Artist Profile: Tia Chianti Richardson”

Mea Fabula Artists Profile: broadminded comedy

Photo Credit: Kat Schleicher

Ever wanted to experience something before it happens? Or maybe relive a moment in time, with a more hilarious, less embarrassing ending? The ladies of broadminded comedy, Milwaukee’s premier (and only) all-female sketch comedy group can make that a reality! The broads (Stacy Babl, Anne Graff LaDisa, Melissa Kingston and Megan McGee) will transform your true, personal story into comedy gold! You are more than welcome to record the chicas as they are replaying your story, which you can and should share with family, friends and perhaps the occasional stranger. Continue reading “Mea Fabula Artists Profile: broadminded comedy”

Ben Merens

Mea Fabula Artist Profile : Ben Merens

Do you have the music in you? Have you ever found yourself walking down the street, wishing everyone can hear the theme music in your head? Now you can! He can do it! As an improvisational singer/songwriter, Ben Merens transforms your personal tale into song, singing for you immediately after hearing you share your story. For the past three years, Ben can be found performing his craft professionally on the first Saturday of each month at Pop More Corks in Lake Geneva. Continue reading “Mea Fabula Artist Profile : Ben Merens”