May 8: YOUR MOM

May 8: YOUR MOM

Your mom always told you to tell the truth and that’s exactly what six storytellers will do on Sunday, May 8th. Story Sessions features tales that range from the heartfelt to hilarious this Mother’s Day. Bring mom along (or not) … Continue reading 

Recap: Fillet of Solo, January 24

Our final night of the Fillet of Solo festival began with the heavenly voices of the Bacon Sisters. Hosts Greg Poljacik and Denise Santomauro were up to their usual crazy antics, pointing out their color coordinated wardrobe for the evening. … Continue reading 

Stories on canvas

Stories on canvas

On February 16, Erik Sosa-Kibby, national reknown artist, painted his interpretation of the evening’s stories. Barrie Cole: “The candy heart said, ‘Be mine’. These are fairly simple instructions. I wondered, ‘Was he dyslexic?” Jeremy Owens: “It was the black-eyed peas. … Continue reading 

Love is… A recap of our February 16 show

By 5:30pm, there is already an eager line of story enthusiasts outside the main hall of City Winery. Inside, storytellers buzz around the green room. Musicians run through one final practice. Our guest artist prepares his canvases, brushes and paint … Continue reading 

Next show: February 16 “Love is…”

Next show: February 16 “Love is…”

Sunday, February 16: 6-9pm at City Winery Even in record low temps, storytelling in Chicago continues to heat up. Join us at one of the hottest storytelling shows, Story Sessions, for a night of music, stories and art. Appropriately themed … Continue reading