2nd Story and Ada Street Present: The Seven Deadly Sins

August 21, 2017
Doors @ 6:30pm
Stories @ 7:00pm

Ada Street
1664 N Ada St
Chicago, IL 60642

Join us as we partner with Ada Street, named Zagat “50 Best Restaurants in Chicago” in September 2016, to craft an indulgent evening of food, drink, music, and story all exploring the Seven Deadly Sins. Fresh off the release of her recent essay collection The Wrong Way to Save Your Life, 2nd Story company member Megan Stielstra will perform a series of original stories inspired by and in response to each sin. A full sensory experience, Stielstra, who has been hailed as a 'masterful essayist' by Roxane Gay, will have each story underscored by live music, including saxophonist Dave Rempis (daverempis.com).

Tickets are $70 and include entertainment, food, beverage, tax, and gratuity.

Featuring Stories By:

Megan Stielstra

Megan Stielstra

 
 
 

2017/18 SEASON OPENER: STORIES of grist and grit

SEPTEMBER 10, 2017
DOORS @ 6:00PM
STORIES @ 7:00PM

HAYMARKET PUB AND BREWERY
737 W RANDOLPH ST
CHICAGO, IL 60661

Things get screwed up. People disappoint. But then what? Our season kickoff show brings you storytellers determined to find themselves - amidst family secrets, in a combustible college encounter, despite a parent’s painful edict, and caught in a seemingly endless search for the right job. Stories of making good, no matter what.

Curated by Julie Ganey
Directed by CP Chang
Live Music by Carolyn Reynolds
Sound Engineering by Nick Kawaraha
Produced by Ali Drumm

Featuring stories by:

Liz Gottmann

Liz Gottmann

Karla Rivera

Karla Rivera

Dave Wagener

Dave Wagener

Ric Walker

Ric Walker