Story Club South Side
When: Tuesday, May 20th, 7:30pm
Where: Co-Prosperity Sphere, 3219 S Morgan St
What: Story Club is Chicago's premier open mic for stories. The show is a mix between curated performances and an open mic. Doors open & open mic sign up starts at 7:30pm and the show gets going at 8pm. Andrew Marikis and Will Hindmarch produce & host.
How: Free entrance, $10 suggested donation. BYOB and BYOPie (Maria's Packaged Liquors is the recommended source for your B and Pleasant House Bakery is the recommended source for your pie.)
You're Being Ridiculous
When: Friday, May 16th & Friday, May 23rd, 7:30pm
Where: Mary's Attic, 5400 N Clark St
What: You're Being Ridiculous is a nonfiction storytelling show whose motto is "good stories are better than good times." Their May shows have the theme "Change" and all featured performers will share true stories on this intriguing subject.
How: $15 tickets are available at the door or online here.
When: Monday, May 19th, 7:00pm
Where: The Book Cellar, 4736 N Lincoln Ave
What: Essay Fiesta is a charitable live lit event featuring true stories with all proceeds benefitting 826Chicago.
How: Free entrance, $10 suggested donation. The Book Cellar offers delicious food and beverages during the show.
Guts & Glory
When: Wednesday, May 21st, 7:00pm
Where: Schuba's, Upstairs Room, 3159 N Southport Ave
What: Guts & Glory is live lit for the lionhearted.
How: 21+, drinks and food are available during the show.