Miss Spoken is back at The Gallery Cabaret (2020 N Oakley Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60647) Wednesday night at 7pm. The theme for this installment of the feminist forward reading series is “Orgasms” and will feature readings by Kim Nelson, Lesley Pearl and more. Rosamund Lannin and Carly Oishi host. // $5 suggested donation // 17+ //
Comedian Derek Sheen will record his new album this Wednesday and Thursday at 9pm at Comedians You Should Know. This awesome event will take place at Timothy O’Toole’s Pub (622 N Fairbanks Ct, Chicago, IL 60611). To boot, there is no drink minimum so you can enjoy your beer before, during and after the show. // Get tickets // 21+ // General Admission //
Don’t miss I Shit You Not! this Thursday at The Logan Theater (2646 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60647). The magic happens at 8pm with headliners Tyler Snodgrass, Maggie Smith and more at the helm. // $5 // 17+ //
Leah Pickett and Laura Scruggs will be performing at Loose Chicks this Friday at Emerald City Coffee & Grill (3938 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60613) this Friday at 8pm. Come see why we give Roberta Miles and Jillian Erickson’s feminist series four stars! // Free show // BYOB //
Story Club will have a special installment at Printers Ball this year! Come out to Spudnik Press Cooperative (3938 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60613) for an awesome show that will include readings by Samantha Bailey of the binge-worthy web series, You’re So Talented, Lily Be of the streetwise reading series, The Stoop, and Gwynn Fulcher of the brass-knuckle reading series WRITE CLUB. Don’t miss it! // $10 suggested donation // All ages
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