We are thrilled to welcome Debbi Welch to the show this month. Here are a few facts about Debbi:
She’s a storyteller and writer. She’s shared her stories locally at Story Sessions, Is This a Thing?, Serving the Sentence, This Much is True, Essay Fiesta, Fillet of Solo, Cabaret on the Lake and Chicago Solo Theatre. Debbi is writing a middle grade novel about a fifth-grade girl with asthma who loves science, especially meteorology. She’s the immediate past president of the board of Young Chicago Authors, a 23 year old non-profit which offers free weekly programming, workshops and in-school residencies throughout Chicagoland. It’s also the home of Louder Than a Bomb, the largest youth poetry festival in the world.
Here’s the most important thing to know about Debbi: she’s awesome and you want to see her perform on Sunday. Come to Great Lakes Tattoo on Sunday and catch her in action. Stories start at 8pm, show is free and BYOB.