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Chicago Solo Theatre’s Solo Saturdays

The Venue at 1550 S. State St.

Solo performances. Flying without a net. … Read More

Guts & Glory

Powell’s Bookstore

Live lit for the lionhearted. Line-up to be announced.

As always, your hosts Keith Ecker and Samantha Irby…. Read More

Funny Ha Ha

The Hideout

Hosted by Claire Zulkey, this show features some of Chicago’s funniest stories and storytellers (including Keith Ecker). … Read More

You’re Being Rediculous

Mary’s Attic

Ridiculously true stories!… Read More

You’re Being Rediculous

Mary’s Attic

Ridiculously true stories!… Read More

Live Lit on the Lake

Theatre on the Lake

Come hear stories in the open air at Theatre on the Lake. Performers include Keith Ecker, Caitlin Bergh and Lily B. Hosted by your Overlord, Ian Belknap. … Read More

Guts & Glory

Powell’s Bookstore

A bunch of badasses tell badass stories. Hosted by Keith Ecker and Sam Irby. … Read More

Shoot Em Up

The Public House Theater

Storytellers, screenwriters and filmmakers come together to create an explosion of art. … Read More

Adult Education

Acorn Theater

A revolving cast of Chicago’s finest storytellers takes the stage to tell their secrets, deeds and misdeeds, both hilarious and heartfelt. Sometimes, brave members of the audience entertain with stories of their own…. Read More

Guts & Glory

Powell’s Bookstore

BADASS STORYTELLING, hosted by two cuties. BYOB and FREE.
show starts at 7p. donations to charity.
this month, featuring:

Stephanie Douglass
Mason Johnson
Corrbette Pasko
Arlene Malinowski
Jeremy Solomon

plus Samantha Irby and Keith Ecker.

LIVE LIT FOR THE LIONHEARTED…. Read More

Writing the Unspeakable

StoryStudio Chicago

This class will help students find the courage and skills to stop self-censorship and craft compelling literature. … Read More

Shame That Tune

The Hideout

Embarrassing stories, awkward interviews and original music. Who could ask for anything more?… Read More

The God, Sex and Death Variety Hour

The Hideout

Stories of the holy trinity: God, Sex and Death. … Read More

Essay Fiesta

The Book Cellar

It’s the 4-year anniversary of the show Keith co-created!… Read More

Write Club

The Hideout

Literature as blood sport. Prize money to charity.
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Guts & Glory

Powell’s Bookstore

BADASS STORYTELLING, hosted by two cuties. … Read More

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