Don’t miss Tuesday Funk #88 at Hopleaf (5148 N Clark St, Chicago, Illinois 60640) tomorrow night at 7:30pm. Featured readers include James Gordon, Britt Julious, and more. // Free and open to the public // 21+ //
OUTspoken LGBTQ Stories is back at Sidetrack (3349 N Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60657) tomorrow night at 6pm. Featured readers include Rebecca Kling, Todd Klech, and more.
// Free and open to the public // 21+//
Carly Oishi will be reading/doing trivia at RUI: Reading Under the Influence this Wednesday at 7pm at Sheffield’s (3258 N Sheffield Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60657). It’s going to be great! // $3 cover // 21+ //
Get classy with Story Club North Side, this Thursday at the the Holiday Club (4000 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60613) at 7:30pm. Featured readers include Kirk Kicklighter of the fun new reading series Flick Lit: Reel-to-Real Cinema, comic, Melody Kamali, and poet, C. Russell Price.
// $10 suggested donation // 21+ //
Come out to Women & Children First (5233 N Clark St, Chicago, Illinois 60640) Friday night at 7:30pm to hear author Elynne Chaplik-Aleskow read alongside Stephanie Douglass and Mary F. Bonnett. Sweets will be served! // Free and open to the public // All ages //
Celebrate the release of Kinda Sorta American Dream by Steve Karas this Saturday at 5pm at City Lit Books (2523 N Kedzie Blvd, Chicago, Illinois 60647) in Logan Square. Karas will be reading alongside Leesa Cross-Smith, Wyl Villacres, and Ben Tanzer.
// Free and open to the public // 21+ //
You’re Being Ridiculous: Beauty continues this Saturday at 7:30pm at the Mayne Stage (1328 W Morse Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60626). Featured performers include Adam Polak, Steven Strafford, and Malic White.
// Get tickets // All ages //
That’s All She Wrote celebrates its last show of the year this Sunday at 8pm at Great Lakes Tattoo (1148 W Grand Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60642). Join hosts JH Palmer and Angela Benander in welcoming Willy Nast, Eileen Tull, Brenna Kearney, and Carla Jay to the stage!
// Free and open to the public // 21+ // BYOB //
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