Story Telling Archive

  • Hello Here, Chicago lovers! We hope you're enjoying this beautiful summer. We here at the show have been taking some of this summer time to reflect on the past and future of this wonderful event. Please click to read on about some positive changes. 0

    Fall News & October Show

    Hello Here, Chicago lovers! We hope you're enjoying this beautiful summer. We here at the show have been taking some of this summer time to reflect on the past and future of this wonderful event. Please click to read on about some positive changes.

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  • We had excellent food and excellent stories last night. The lineup consisted of all of your favorite walk-up storytellers of 2014, and man, it was a great night of performance. Skillful, generous, entertaining and honest... we all laughed and cried and made werewolf hands, and in the end, there was a standing ovation. Click to read more, see photos and hear the podcast, and for news about 2015's schedule. 0

    Thank You (Year End Recap)

    We had excellent food and excellent stories last night. The lineup consisted of all of your favorite walk-up storytellers of 2014, and man, it was a great night of performance. Skillful, generous, entertaining and honest... we all laughed and cried and made werewolf hands, and in the end, there was a standing ovation. Click to read more, see photos and hear the podcast, and for news about 2015's schedule.

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  • Fascinating people are coming to tell you stories on August 3rd. On this night, we'll bring you true stories told live by world-renowned painter and assemblage artist Esperanza Gama, founder of the Prisoner's Revolutionary Literature Fund, Mike Holman, Chicago graffiti artist, muralist and illustrator Rahmaan Statik Barnes, Writer & Performer Keith Ecker, and award-winning Storyteller Lily Be. Click to read more, and reserve seats in advance! 0

    Our August 3rd Show

    Fascinating people are coming to tell you stories on August 3rd. On this night, we'll bring you true stories told live by world-renowned painter and assemblage artist Esperanza Gama, founder of the Prisoner's Revolutionary Literature Fund, Mike Holman, Chicago graffiti artist, muralist and illustrator Rahmaan Statik Barnes, Writer & Performer Keith Ecker, and award-winning Storyteller Lily Be. Click to read more, and reserve seats in advance!

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  • Looking for something bright to get you through these darkish days? Here's the Story is just what the doctor ordered. A night of joyful performance, fantastic company, and abundant, lovingly-made food has everything you need to stave off the winter blues. We've got your spirit-lifting endorphins, your warm human contact, and all the nutrients you need to prevent the scurvy you're coming down with from having refused to carry groceries in the snow for the last eight weeks.  Click to read about your wonderful features. Tickets on the right! 0

    March 2nd Show

    Looking for something bright to get you through these darkish days? Here's the Story is just what the doctor ordered. A night of joyful performance, fantastic company, and abundant, lovingly-made food has everything you need to stave off the winter blues. We've got your spirit-lifting endorphins, your warm human contact, and all the nutrients you need to prevent the scurvy you're coming down with from having refused to carry groceries in the snow for the last eight weeks. Click to read about your wonderful features. Tickets on the right!

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