Jeff Simmermon is a storyteller and standup comic whose stories have appeared on Risk!, This American Life, The Moth's podcast, PBS' "Stories From the Stage" and in written form on The Paris Review Daily. His album And I Am Not Lying was released in June of 2017 and reached #1 on the iTunes comedy charts. It was pressed onto pink vinyl and is distributed by Dischord Records. He's also the producer/performer behind 'And I Am Not Lying,' a variety show that combined stand-up, storytelling, burlesque, sideshow and music for 5 years at UCB Theater in NYC. He taught storytelling to businesses, educational institutions and performers until the collapse.