Posted in April 2016

Meet our Readers: Alba Machado

Come see us on Sunday and welcome Alba Machado to the mic! Alba Machado is a former Chicago Public School teacher who is currently writing a novel about the harrowing experience as her thesis project for the Creative Writing MFA Program at Columbia College Chicago. Her work has appeared in Curbside Splendor, Knee-Jerk Magazine, Gapers Block, … Continue reading

Meet our Readers: Melissa DuPrey

We are STOKED to have Melissa DuPrey performing with us on Sunday! Actor and comic, Melissa DuPrey, is a Chicago native from Humboldt Park. She earned double Bachelor degrees from the University of Houston and returned to Chicago to join the all-Latina theatre company, Teatro Luna (“TL”). Her one-woman show, SEXomedy, was developed during a series … Continue reading

Meet our Readers: Andrew Reilly

We’re back at Great Lakes Tattoo on Sunday for our April show, and we’ve got Andrew Reilly returning to the mic! Andrew Reilly is a writer, editor, photographer, small-time musician, and one-time director whose images and words have appeared in a number of fine publications including The A.V. Club, Crain’s Chicago Business, The Chicago Reader, … Continue reading