Ian Belknap Archive

  • Hello good fellows. Here Chicago rides again on December 17th, and we'd be overjoyed to have you with us. As ever, we offer a warm evening of diverse creative community. A bunch of great humans with a wide variety of perspectives coming together to enjoy the common grounds of delicious food and stories. If you bring a prepared dish for the potluck, your admission is free. Click to see more! 0

    December 17th Show!

    Hello good fellows. Here Chicago rides again on December 17th, and we'd be overjoyed to have you with us. As ever, we offer a warm evening of diverse creative community. A bunch of great humans with a wide variety of perspectives coming together to enjoy the common grounds of delicious food and stories. If you bring a prepared dish for the potluck, your admission is free. Click to see more!

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  • May 3rd's show features one of our most excellent line-ups to date. Click to read about the great people coming to share their stories. And please reserve seats in advance. Here, Chicago regularly sells out, and online ticketing (the link on the right) has both General Admission and FREE (Potluck) tickets available. 0

    May 3rd Show

    May 3rd's show features one of our most excellent line-ups to date. Click to read about the great people coming to share their stories. And please reserve seats in advance. Here, Chicago regularly sells out, and online ticketing (the link on the right) has both General Admission and FREE (Potluck) tickets available.

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  • Last night was a lively night of storytelling; funny and honest and bold and well-told. This group of storytellers raised the bar and polished it to shining. Click to see beautiful photos from the night, listen to the podcast, and read about the good things that took place, and that are coming. Our next show is on June 1st, and tickets are available at the link on the right. 0

    May 4th Recap and Walk-up Winner

    Last night was a lively night of storytelling; funny and honest and bold and well-told. This group of storytellers raised the bar and polished it to shining. Click to see beautiful photos from the night, listen to the podcast, and read about the good things that took place, and that are coming. Our next show is on June 1st, and tickets are available at the link on the right.

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  • Here's the Story has been in the world for three years. Every first Sunday, 150 artists and thinkers from all different disciplines and backgrounds convene to share true stories, home-cooked meals, and warm attention. On the 4th, Shannon Cason, Angela Vela, EZ, and Nate Parkes join us to celebrate. Ian Belknap joins Janna as co-host, and special guests Pixihammer Press will be hammering out custom love and hate letters in the lobby before the show. It's going to be a great night of creativity and community. Reserve seats now, and make it even greater with your presence. 0

    Our Anniversary Show on May 4th

    Here's the Story has been in the world for three years. Every first Sunday, 150 artists and thinkers from all different disciplines and backgrounds convene to share true stories, home-cooked meals, and warm attention. On the 4th, Shannon Cason, Angela Vela, EZ, and Nate Parkes join us to celebrate. Ian Belknap joins Janna as co-host, and special guests Pixihammer Press will be hammering out custom love and hate letters in the lobby before the show. It's going to be a great night of creativity and community. Reserve seats now, and make it even greater with your presence.

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