October 25 Recap: Petrified

October 25 Recap: Petrified

Saturday, October 25 was the perfect fall day for a night under the stars at The Little House of Glencoe. Guests arrived early for a plentiful potluck and to enjoy a campfire favorite- tiny wieners. Guest musicians, “Brakes on the … Continue reading 

Campfire Illustrated

Campfire Illustrated

On October 25, our resident artist, Betsy Frymire, created a charcoal drawing of each story in the glow of the campfire. Amy Sumpter shows us you can get out of a speeding ticket by telling the officer you’re being chased … Continue reading 

October 25: Campfire Show!

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Story Sessions welcomes fall with one of our favorite traditions- stories around a real campfire at The Little House of Glencoe. Listen to the crackling of the wood and warm your face while six featured performers bring you stories on our theme, “Petrified”.

Our pre-show includes a potluck and live music. Dress warmly and bring your favorite snacks. We’ll provide hot chocolate and s’mores. The campfire is an intimate gathering- space is limited! Get your tickets early for a spooktacular Saturday night!

Saturday, October 25, 7-9pm
The Little House of Glencoe (690 Birch Rd, Glencoe, IL 60022)
6:30: Pre-show potluck
7:00: Stories begin
Tickets are $15 at Brown Paper Tickets or at the event, if still available.
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Featured performers:
Amy Sumpter, Jen Ellison, Kevin Gladish, Patrick Brennen, Gina Watters and Kendra Stevens

Read more about our performers here.
Hosted by co-producers Rachael Smith and Jill Howe.

September 22: Show wrap up

On September 22nd, seven storytellers shared their animal experiences for our Creature Comforts themed show. The show opened up with musical guests Andy Miller and Ben Benedict of Dog 1, who were joined by the angelic voices of Jenna Rae … Continue reading 

September 22: Animals Illustrated

September 22: Animals Illustrated

Live at the show, resident artist, Betsy Cypert, creates an awe-inspiring sketch of each story. With September’s “Creature Comforts” theme, Betsy was excited to jump right into paws, wings and claws. Kendra Stevens, “I know you sick fucks have a … Continue reading 

September 22 show: Creature Comforts

Join us September 22nd for our “Creature Comforts” themed show. Seven storytellers will reveal personal stories about interacting with animals of all kinds. From developing unnatural fears to suffering unrequited love, these stories will open up a world of beaks, wings, claws and more.
5:30- Doors open
6:00- Musical guest, Dog 1
7:00- Show begins
Get there early to enjoy food and beer with international flair. Get your tickets today!

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