Live Lit Roundup: Halloween Edition

Miss Spoken Halloween


Miss Spoken Halloween

Miss Spoken, the feminist reading series hosted by Carly Oishi and Rosamund Lannin, is having a special Halloween show this Wednesday at The Gallery Cabaret (2020 N Oakley Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60647) at 7pm. Featured readers include Claire Zulkey, Amy Sumpter and more. Costumes are encouraged and candy will be available. It’s going to be a great night! // Free show // 

Come out to Moxee Restaurant and Mad Mouse Brewery (724 W Maxwell St, Chicago, IL 60607) for When Night Falls: Stories from the Shadows presented by 2nd Story at 8pm. Curated by Jess Kadish, produced by Ozzie Totten and directed by Rinska Carrasco-Prestinary, 2nd Story’s special Halloween show will feature performances by Cheri Pentimone, Coya Paz and CP Chang. Don’t miss this special show! // Get tickets // Doors open at 7:30pm // 


Join Lily Be and Clarence for The Stoop: Devil’s Night Edition, 7pm at Rosa’s Lounge (3420 W Armitage Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60647) featuring Cesar Zamudio, Natasha Samreny and Kastaway Allen. // Free show // Doors open at 7pm // Open mic is at 7:30pm // Featured readers go on at 8:30pm // 

I Shit You Not! is back at The Logan Theater (2646 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60647) this Thursday at 8pm. Featured readers include Chad Allen, Dana Norris and LeAnn Yops. As always, your hosts for the evening are Monte LaMonte and Michael Sanchez. // $5 admission or free with bar or concession purchase // 


7 Stories hosted by The Group Project is having a special Halloween show the day of at Martin’s Corner (2058 W 22nd Pl, Chicago, Illinois 60608) at 7:30pm. Featured readers include Rebecca Edmonson, DJ Howard and Emily Roth. // $5 donation // Doors open at 7pm // 

Salonathon & The Inconvenience present Haunted (Punch) House at 7pm at the historic Punch House at Thalia Hall (1227 W 18th St, Chicago, Illinois 60608) in Pilsen. Ticket holders have a choice between Lagunitas or Letherbee Distillers punch and access to all the spooky fun that is bound to go down at this event. A costume dance party hosted by a special DJ will take place at the witching hour and two separate costume contests will take place. If your costume wins you could win a $100 gift certificate to Dusek’s Board & Beer and a pair of tickets to any show of your choosing at Thalia Hall. // Get tickets //