Ivy is an award-winning humor writer, comedian and storyteller. She co-produces Solo Heroes, a forum for theater artists developing solo performance pieces. In 2017, Ivy debuted her solo show Loud, Large and Funny, a musical about being sucker-punched, in her late 50s, during a corporate layoff. If you are a Hudson Valley resident, you may know Ivy from Pros(e) of Pie, a popular storytelling and pie-bake-off. In her spare time (that is, from 9 to 5), Ivy runs Our IdeaWorks, a consultancy that helps companies listen to customer stories.
Danielle runs dash. - a consulting firm that helps people and companies tell impactful stories. An Emmy award winner and Moth StorySLAM champion, Danielle began her career as an on-air TV reporter in Ohio, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Atlanta. She has written and produced six television documentaries. She is the co-author of the Jewish Family Fun Book series. And Danielle was recently selected as a fellow in the 2023 cohort of the Digital Storytellers Lab to produce an audio documentary called The Nightingale of Iran.
In 2019, Danielle Dardashti and Ivy Eisenberg met for breakfast one morning. They shared stories of the magic they'd experienced at recent live storytelling events across the country. It was right then - over omelettes - that an idea was hatched. Boom!
STORYBOOM is a live storytelling show based in White Plains, New York. Friends and neighbors share true stories face-to-face with a live audience.