Chicago Writers Conference
When: Saturday, October 25th, 1:00pm
Where: University Center, 525 N State St
What: The Chicago Writers Conference returns from Oct 24-26. Successfully Submit to Literary Magazines panel. Dana Norris and Russ Price will share their secrets for submitting to, and being published in, literary magazines.
How: Registration is open!
The Paper Machete
When: Saturday, October 25th, 3:00pm
Where: The Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway St.
What: The Paper Machete is a weekly live magazine. Each week comedians, journalists and other storytellers comment on current events, pop culture and American manners.
How: 21+, free entrance, suggested donation. The Green Mill offers delicious beverages during the show.
I Shit You Not
When: Thursday, October 30th, 8pm
Where: The Logan Theatre, 2646 N Milwaukee Ave
What: I Shit You Not is an evening of "stories not for the faint of fart" hosted by Michael Sanchez and Monte LaMonte and featuring tales from Tommy McNamara, Chad Allen, Dana Norris, Matt Riggs, Shannon Noll and LeeAnn Yops!
How: $5 admission (or free with bar or concession purchase)
Story Club North Side
When: Thursday, November 6th, 7:30pm
Where: Holiday Club, 4000 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL
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. Dana produces & hosts.
How: 21+, free entrance, $10 suggested donation. Holiday Club offers delicious food and drink during the show.
Story Club at JIMMY at The James Hotel
When: Tuesday, November 11th, 7:30pm
Where: JIMMY Chicago, the lounge at The James Hotel, 610 N Rush 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. Story Club is thrilled to partner with The James Chicago as part of their 2014 Cultural Collection. In addition to our featured performers we'll also have three open mic slots. Open micers have 8 minutes (1300 words) in which to tell a true story of their own.
How: 21+, free entrance, $10 suggested donation. JIMMY offers delicious food and beverages for purchase during the show.
You're Being Ridiculous
When: Friday, November 14th, 8:00pm
Where: Mary's Attic, 5400 N Clark St.
What: You're Being Ridiculous is confessing all of our deepest and darkest secrets in our November show. Come see us prove that good stories are better than good times. Remember, our performers are paid, so when you buy a ticket, you're paying an artist. See you soon!
How: Tickets are $15 and available here. Mary's Attic offers delicious beverages for purchase during the show.