41 Successful #LTYM Shows and $34,000 Raised for local causes! See you at #BlogHer16!!

June 8, 2016

We were honored to give to local causes in all of our 41 cities for 2016. We raised over $34,000, bringing the project total over $114,000 to date in charitable giving to women and families in need! A HUMONGOUS GIGANTIC thank you to BlogHer & SheKnows Experts Among Us and Luvs–our North American sponsors. Click through an individual city below to take note of the spectacular support we received on a local level as well, through hyper-local sponsorship. FORTY-ONE SHOWS. 41 LTYM teams created 41 casts who shared their stories on 41 stages across North America! Albuquerque Atlanta Austin Baltimore   Continue reading for the gorgeous photos of LTYM 2016! And if you haven’t already, buy your #BlogHer16 conference pass now with this LTYM discount code!! We’ll see you at our co-hosted Open Mic event at BlogHer in August 4-6th in Los Angeles. More info on that coming soon!

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May 10, 2016

“I was honored to be part of this year’s @LTYMshow Boston cast. Today’s show was an inspiring look at the many different faces of motherhood.” Lynne Doncaster In our final weekend, LTYM: Austin, Boston, Evansville, New Orleans, North Jersey, NYC, Rochester, Seattle, and St. Louis took the stage on Saturday — with Madison and Spokane closing the curtain on Listen To Your Mother 2016 on Mother’s Day. LTYM: Austin has the honor of being part of the first-ever Listen To Your Mother shows in 2011. They celebrated their SIXTH SEASON on Saturday! Wow, Kristin & Leigh Ann!   LTYM: Boston shared their mother stories at the beautiful Hope Central Church for a third year. Thank you, Jessica & Divya!   Kate & Hillary came back for a second year of LTYM: Evansville! Continue reading for highlights from New Orleans, North Jersey, NYC, Rochester, Seattle, St. Louis and Sunday’s Madison and Spokane shows!

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Happy Mother’s Day Memories, From Listen To Your Mother

May 8, 2016

Happy Mother’s Day! It’s the FINAL SHOW DAY for #LTYM 2016 with shows in Madison and Spokane! And link up below with your own motherhood post! Listen To Your Mother celebrates and validates mothering through giving a voice to motherhood – in all of its complexity, diversity, and often humor. The post below was originally featured on Anns Rants, blog of LTYM Founder & National Director Ann Imig (who HAS A BIRTHDAY TODAY and IT’S HER LTYM: MADISON SHOW DAY!)  My Favorite Mother’s Day Memory? Maybe Not When I Got A Black T-Shirt For A Push Present. When Husband and I set our wedding date for May 30th, my boss at the time, Ellen, joked “You didn’t plan that very well, Ann. Your birthday, Mother’s Day and your wedding anniversary all in the same month?!?” Already a mom herself, Ellen knew something I didn’t–that my days were numbered of ME serving as the central focus […]

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LTYM 2016 Northern Utah, Pittsburgh, Portland, Raleigh Durham, San Francisco, & Twin Cities Shows!

May 7, 2016

WOW! #LTYM 2016 is still going strong — giving motherhood a microphone across North America leading up to Mother’s Day weekend! Wednesday night LTYM: Raleigh-Durham presented Listen To Your Mother for their FOURTH SEASON! Congrats, KeAnne & Marty! What a fun photo by their show photographer Jess Rotenberg!   On Thursday, LTYM: Twin Cities took the stage for their FOURTH YEAR in front of a crowd of 700 people! The show was sold out! Incredible!! All thanks to Galit and Vikki!   LTYM: Portland filled The Alberta Rose Theatre for their third year. Fantastic show, Carisa & Susan!   LTYM: Northern Utah dir/producer Heather Johnson came back for her FOURTH YEAR!   Friday, LTYM: Pittsburgh shined in technicolor for a second season — gorgeous!! — Amanda, Jennifer, & Stephanie!   Janine, Mary, & Tarja were the power team for LTYM: San Francisco in its FIFTH LTYM SEASON! —  on the beautiful stage at the Brava Theater! SATURDAY  presents LTYM: Austin, Boston, Evansville, New […]

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May 4, 2016

LISTEN TO YOUR MOTHER is going BIG for Mother’s Day! WEDNESDAY LTYM: Raleigh-Durham takes the stage at 7:30 PM! Get tickets here. THURSDAY do-not-miss LTYM: Northern Utah, Portland, and Twin Cities! On FRIDAY Pittsburgh & San Francisco drop the mic. SATURDAY (are you ready for this?) presents LTYM: Austin, Boston, Evansville, New Orleans, North Jersey, NYC, Rochester, Seattle, and St. Louis!! And SUNDAY — MOTHER’S DAY!!!! — Madison and Spokane bring the Listen To Your Mother 2016 curtain to a beautiful close. GET YOUR #LTYM TICKETS NOW: find a show near you! A big thank you to BlogHer & SheKnows Experts Among Us, our North American media sponsor! #ShareTheLuv and tell us your Mother’s Day memories — check out our director/producers’ stories, thanks to our sponsor Luvs! Check out our local causes for 2016. Follow along with us on Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram as we go to the shows. Use #LTYM — share with us so we can find you! Hope to see you […]

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