story swap Archive

  • The next Here Chicago happens on September 24th! Click to read about our fantastic features, and for info on how to participate in the night. If you're joining us, use the link in the right-hand sidebar to reserve seats, as the show sells out. We can't wait to see you!! 0

    September 24th Show!

    The next Here Chicago happens on September 24th! Click to read about our fantastic features, and for info on how to participate in the night. If you're joining us, use the link in the right-hand sidebar to reserve seats, as the show sells out. We can't wait to see you!!

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  • Sunday's show was wonderful. The stories were powerful, well crafted and well-told. There were stories about injustice and personal triumph, dreams, danger, divine inspiration and absurd misunderstandings. Nnamdi and I were each grateful at the end of the night for the opportunity to share the time with all of you. Click to read more! 0

    June Recap and Walk-Up Winner!

    Sunday's show was wonderful. The stories were powerful, well crafted and well-told. There were stories about injustice and personal triumph, dreams, danger, divine inspiration and absurd misunderstandings. Nnamdi and I were each grateful at the end of the night for the opportunity to share the time with all of you. Click to read more!

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  • Here, Chicago is on a short hiatus during Jan and Feb. Shows resume as usual in March (tickets for March are available soon)! In the meantime, you can get a little of the magic by listening to our podcasts, posted in the recap articles. Or attend some of the other lovely live lit events Chicago has to offer. There is a list of them under the tab titled "Other Fine Events".  Until March... keep each other warm. We will miss you. <3 0

    Short Hiatus!

    Here, Chicago is on a short hiatus during Jan and Feb. Shows resume as usual in March (tickets for March are available soon)! In the meantime, you can get a little of the magic by listening to our podcasts, posted in the recap articles. Or attend some of the other lovely live lit events Chicago has to offer. There is a list of them under the tab titled "Other Fine Events". Until March... keep each other warm. We will miss you. <3

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  • September's audience did it again. "It" being: made each other a beautiful dinner, brought awesome stories, and picked a damn fine storyteller to return as a feature next month. Click to read about a great night of true storytelling, see Matt Williamson's photos, listen to the podcast, and see who your winner is... 0

    September Recap and Walk-Up Winner!

    September's audience did it again. "It" being: made each other a beautiful dinner, brought awesome stories, and picked a damn fine storyteller to return as a feature next month. Click to read about a great night of true storytelling, see Matt Williamson's photos, listen to the podcast, and see who your winner is...

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