Ball by Tara Ison

The New Short Fiction Series, Los Angeles' longest running spoken word series, presents Los Angeles Times Book Prize finalist Tara Ison’s Ball Upstairs at The Federal Bar. The performance stars spoken word artist Sally Shore, with guest cast Stacie Dail (All My Children, Passions) and Jamie Silberhartz (Dexter, Criminal Minds), with musical guest The Sorted. Performances begin at 7:00 pm, doors open 6:00 pm with dinner service, 6:15 pm musical guest. Admission is $10.00 with advance purchase, $15.00 day of performance, advance purchase tickets recommended. For tickets and program information, visit or call 866-468-3399. The New Short Fiction Series is a project of The Pasadena Arts Council’s EMERGE Fiscal Sponsorship Program.