“Day of the Dad”: A recap of our June 15 show

On a perfect summer day, Story Sessions features six performers sharing tales about dads- having dads, being dads and remembering dads. As always, Betsy Cypert draws the stories live as they happen. Musicians Ben Benedict, Andy Miller and Rob Anderlik … Continue reading 

Dads Illustrated

This Father’s Day, six storytellers share dad-inspired tales for our appropriately themed show, “Day of the Dad”. Our resident artist, Betsy Cypert, captures this beautiful evening as she draws the stories live. Shannon Cason explains the rules of a balloon … Continue reading 

Next show: June 15 “Day of the Dad”

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This month’s Story Sessions falls on Fathers Day, so we’ll be bringing you the best and brightest storytellers and comedians from all over Chicago to tell their true, personal stories inspired by our theme, Day of the Dad. Just like family time, expect unexpected humor, truth bombs and good eating. A great way to spend Father’s Day, with or without Pops. Dad would want you to get there early and take in some live bluegrass tunes as well.
Get your tickets today!

5:30 pm: Doors open
6-7 pm: Live bluegrass music
7-9 pm: True stories, inspired by the theme “Day of the Dad”

Hosted by Deanna Moffitt
Produced by Rachael Smith & Jill Howe

April 27 Recap: Around the World

What a long strange trip it’s been- both for this month’s storytellers and for Story Sessions celebrating our one-year anniversary! For our “birthday show”, we take a trip down memory lane, lighting up the room with a slideshow of photos, … Continue reading 

Stories Illustrated – Around the World

Stories Illustrated – Around the World

For our one-year anniversary show, resident artist, Betsy Cypert wowed us once again, capturing the most heartfelt details of each story with paper and colored markers. This month’s theme was “Around the World.” Story Sessions got to surround the room … Continue reading