Postscript: Post-It Note Portraits

Postscript: Post-It Note Portraits

It’s been over a week since our farewell show, and we’d be remiss if we didn’t say a few things in closing. FIRST: Thanks to everyone for all your support over the years, for coming out to see us, for laughing at the laugh lines, crying at the cry lines, and getting confused at the … Continue reading

Meet our Readers: Turi Ryder

Meet our Readers: Turi Ryder

Rounding out our stellar farewell show lineup is the amazing Turi Ryder! Turi Ryder has spent most of her working life where almost nobody can see her: on the radio. You may have heard her on Chicago’s WGN or WLS (AM or FM}. She has also offended people over the airwaves from Los Angeles,  New … Continue reading

Meet our Readers: Rukmini Girish

Meet our Readers: Rukmini Girish

Fabulous writer and return performer Rukmini Girish is joining us for our farewell show on March 5! Rukmini Girish is a second-year MFA Nonfiction candidate at Columbia College Chicago. Her work has appeared on BUST.com and in East End Elements Magazine. With several other proud graduates of Augustana College, she’s also an editor at Floodmark … Continue reading

Meet our Readers: Jennifer Peepas

Meet our Readers: Jennifer Peepas

Jennifer Peepas is one of our favorite storytelling babes ever, and we’re SO geeked that she’ll be with us one last time. Jennifer Peepas teaches screenwriting and film and video production at Columbia College Chicago. She read at the very first Story Club back when it was just a few audience members and the guy … Continue reading

Meet our Readers: Eric May

Meet our Readers: Eric May

This Sunday we’re celebrating four and a half years of That’s All She Wrote, two and a half years at Great Lakes Tattoo, and performing one last time before wrapping it up. We are thrilled to have return reader and longtime friend of the show Eric May with us! Eric Charles May is author of … Continue reading

Meet our Readers: Jeremy Owens

Meet our Readers: Jeremy Owens

Goddammit, we adore Jeremy! Jeremy Owens is the creator and host of You’re Being Ridiculous. He loves The Real Housewives of Atlanta, collard greens, and long naps with his dog Sally Field. Jeremy will be reading with us on Sunday, February 12 at Great Lakes Tattoo. Doors at 7:30, stories at 8. BYOB and Free … Continue reading

Meet our Readers: Kathie Shur

Meet our Readers: Kathie Shur

One of our favorite things about running this show is introducing new readers to the storytelling world, and we’re thrilled to introduce you to Kathie Shur! Kathie studied writing at the University of Tampa between 2003 and 2007. She has been a student at the Second City Training Center since 2011, where she also completed … Continue reading

Meet our Readers: Stephanie Douglass

Meet our Readers: Stephanie Douglass

Awesome human and one of our favorite people in the world Stephanie Douglass is performing with us on February 12! Stephanie Douglass is a performer, farmer, writer, and trainer. She is a Moth GrandSLAM Champion, and was the head writer for OLN’s “Outside Magazine’s Ultimate Top Ten.” She hosts Story Club North Side and cohosts … Continue reading

Meet our Readers: Erin Diamond

Meet our Readers: Erin Diamond

You guys, this lineup couldn’t possibly get more star studded. Erin Diamond is literally a gem. Erin Diamond grew up in Arlington Heights, IL in a legendary neighborhood filled with stories.  She is a three-time Moth StorySLAM winner and has told stories around town at Essay Fiesta, This Much is True, Guts and Glory and … Continue reading