April 27 Story Sessions: Around the World

APR 27_POSTERThis month, our featured performers will transport us to far off places, sharing their unique “Around the world” themed stories. Fasten your seat belts. Put your tray tables in the upright position. And away we go!

Our new venue for the April 27th show is Mahoneys (551 N Ogden)
5:30: Doors open
6:00: Resident musicians, Dog 1
7:00: Stories begin

Seating is general admission ($10). Come early to get your prime spot and grab a bite. Tickets now available!

March 16 Show Recap

March 16 Show Recap

On Sunday March 16, Story Sessions returned to City Winery for stories sharing the theme, “Phoenix Rising”, an exploration of triumph over adversity. Resident band, Dog 1, kicked off the night with an hour of bluegrass. Resident artist Betsy Cypert … Continue reading

The audience is challenged

On March 16th at City Winery, our audience played along with this month’s theme- “Phoenix Rising.” Our question to them was “When were you challenged?” and “How did you overcome that challenge?” Here are a few sets of their problems … Continue reading

Next show: March 16, “Phoenix Rising”

March 16

Sunday, March 16: 6-9pm
Storytelling in Chicago continues to emerge as an intimate and compelling performance art. The perfect finale for your weekend, Story Sessions delivers seven true tales sharing this month’s theme, “Phoenix Rising”. Get there early and hear Chicago bluegrass band, Dog 1, open the show. And catch our resident artist, Betsy Cypert as she live sketches the stories during the show. It’s a story carnival you won’t want to miss!

Featured storytellers are Jen Bosworth, Cristie Chamberland, Andy Kerns, Arlene Malinowski, Greg Poljacik, Lindsay Porter and Dave Stinton.

Story Sessions is hosted by Deanna Moffitt and produced by Jill Howe and Rachael Smith.