“Oh Brother”: A Recap of our March Show

“Oh Brother”: A Recap of our March Show

Our March show was devoted to stories about siblings, hosted by husband/wife duo Greg Poljacik and Denise Santomauro. Musical guests, River Rising, opened up the show with their original folk sounds. Betsy Frymire, resident artist, drew each story live. Patrick … Continue reading 

Recap: “Love is…” Show

On February 22, we embraced the spirit of Valentines Day for our 2nd annual “Love is…” show. And what says “love is…” better than opening the show with a bluegrass set of murder ballads? Today’s musical guests were Chelsea Burns, … Continue reading 

Love is…Our February 22 Brunch

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Oh brunch, how I have longed for thee. And now, the wait is over.

On Sunday, February 22, Story Sessions is having a brunch show! Six performers will grace your benedict and bacon with true stories on the theme of “Love is…”

But it’s not what you think. It’s not a couples show. It doesn’t get all wrapped up in the end. Love is messy. Love is complicated. Love is weird. And that’s how we like it. Join us for this epic event and get your tickets today!

Story Sessions, “Love is…”
Date: Sunday, February 22
Location: City Winery, 1200 W Randolph
Doors open: 10:30am
Show begins: 11:00am
Tickets: City Winery website

Featured performers: MT Cozzola, Marty McConnell, Danielle Pinnock, James Sweeney, Ted Wesenburg and Tom Wolferman

Music by: Chelsea Burns, Dan Fuchs and Andy Miller

Produced by: Jill Howe and Rachael Smith

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 

Devoured! A recap of our May 21 show

On May 21st, our featured performers serve up six delicious stories about food for our “Devour” themed show.As an appetizer, Ben Benedict and Andy Miller of Dog 1, along with A Side of Bacon, warm up the room with a … Continue reading 

Food Illustrated

On May 21, resident artist Betsy Cypert brilliantly captures the six stories of our “Devour” themed show. Diana Slickman admits, “I’ve always had an appetite for love.” Dani Bryant makes a “Todd saves people from a mudslide birthday cake” and … Continue reading 

Recipes of comfort and shame

On May 21st, we asked the audience, “What is your favorite recipe- one that is equal parts magic and shame?” Needless to say, our audience was up for the challenge and shared their not-so-finest moments in dining. We usually just … Continue reading 

Devour our May 21 show!

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Join us in May for a middle-of-the-week story binge. Bring your appetite– our storytellers will be sharing tales of FOOD!

Wednesday, May 21
6:30- Doors open
7:00- Bluegrass pre-show
7:30- Stories begin

Featured performers are James Sweeney, Martha Bayne, Art Jackson + Chelsea Kalberloh Jackson, Mindy Segal, Dani Bryant and Diana Slickman. Get your tickets here!
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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