Performance

If you are producer/curator of solo performance/storytelling work, and are interested in my performing and/or reading in your show/reading series/at your venue, please contact me. Thank you.

This page focuses on Shows and Events (chronological, more or less; click red show titles for more).

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Flick Lit: Reel-to-Real Storytelling for Movie Lovers – So Bad It’s Awesome

The Logan Theatre. Logan Square, Chicago. Wednesday May 11, 2016 – A Love Poem for Sleepaway Camp

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Essay Fiesta

The Book Cellar, Lincoln Square, Chicago. Monday April 18, 2016 – Treat Me Well

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Is This a Thing?Are You There God, It’s Me..?

O’Shaughnessy’s, Ravenswood, Chicago. Monday April 11, 2016 – Silencing the Creaks or The Final Word (2016 revision).

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Is This a Thing? – Your Song

O’Shaughnessy’s, Ravenswood, Chicago. July 13, 2015 – Tape 1, Side A, Song 1

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The Mingle 

Ravenswood Used Books , Ravenswood, Chicago. April 16, 2015 – In My Tribe; A Homecoming

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Mayne Stage, Rogers Park, Chicago. February 14, 2015 – Mike & Amy TLA OR Never Tear Us Apart

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Tenx9-Chicago – Starting Over

Uncommon Ground, Lakeview, Chicago. January 27, 2015 – Drive Safely

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You’re Being Ridiculous – Desire @ Fillet of Solo

Lifeline Theatre, Rogers Park, Chicago. January 24, 2015. The Real World: Me

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Serving the Sentence – Freak Show

 Towbar, Rogers Park, Chicago. December 14, 2014 – In My Tribe

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You’re Being Ridiculous – Confession

Mary’s Attic, Andersonville, Chicago. November 7,  2014 – It’s Try and Love Me if You Can

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Guts & Glory

Schubas Tavern (upstairs), Lakeview, Chicago. October 15, 2014 – If I Hadn’t Burnt That Lampshade…

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Tenx9 ChicagoLove Stories

Uncommon Ground, Lakeview, Chicago. July 23, 2014 – Dance of the Ring

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The BYOB Story HourEncounters with Strangers

The Playground, Lakeview, Chicago, April 15, 2014 – Drama 101

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Is This a Thing?You Just Don’t Understand

O’Shaughnessy’s Public House, Ravenswood, Chicago, April 14, 2014 – If I Hadn’t Burnt that Lampshade…

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Chicago Solo TheatreChicago Solo Theatre Saturdays

The Venue, South Loop, Chicago, April 12, 2014 – Teeter Todd

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Defining Moments – Broken Road Theatre Company

The Black Rock Pub, Chicago, February 26, 2014 – Angry Young Man

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Mortified Chicago

Schubas Tavern, Chicago, September 21, 2013 – Angry Young Man (LISTEN)

Schubas Tavern, Chicago, December 10, 2011 – Mike & Amy TLA

The Beat Kitchen, Chicago, March 2011 – Mike & Amy TLA

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That’s All She Wrote

Swim Cafe, Chicago, October 14, 2012 (inaugural show) – Blaming Richard Marx

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Solo Homo 9 – NewTown Writers

Strawdog Theatre’s Hugen Hall Cabaret, Chicago, June 20 & 21, 2011 – An Ernie Yes or No

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This Much is True

The Hopleaf Bar, Chicago, March 8, 2011The Residents

Story Lab Chicago

The Black Rock Pub, Chicago,  January 19, 2011 (inaugural edition) – More Than Words

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Story Club

UnCommon Ground, Chicago, November 4, 2010 (as Featured Reader) – Saint Kathy The Mouse

Uncommon Ground, Chicago, September 2010 (as open mic performer)Is Jimmy Stackpool Singing Too?

Uncommon Ground, Chicago, June 2010 (as open mic performer) – The PB Club

 

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Solo Homo 8 – NewTown Writers

Strawdog Theatre’s Hugen Hall Cabaret, Chicago June 21-23, 2010Dance of the Ring

Encore Presentation at the Milwaukee Gay Arts Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, July 9, 2010. 

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Essay Fiesta

The Book Cellar, Chicago, February 15, 2010 – Playing Guns

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Solo Homo 7 – NewTown Writers

Strawdog Theatre’s Hugen Hall Cabaret, Chicago, June 22-24, 2009 – Is Jimmy Stackpool Singing Too?

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Solo Homo 5 – NewTown Writers

Live Bait Theatre, Chicago, March 5-7 2007 – The Death of a Jock

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Working Stiffs 1 & 5 – NewTown Writers

Bailiwick Art Center, Chicago, June 2006 – The Two Turns of Table 12: A Waiter’s Tale

Bailiwick Art Center, Chicago, June 2002 (inaugural Working Stiffs) – The Two Turns of Table 12: A Waiter’s Tale (earlier version)

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Solo Homo 4 – NewTown Writers

Bailiwick Art Center, Chicago, March 2006 – The PB Club

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Solo in Blue

Produced by Blue Moon Studio Theater at Kate the Great’s Book Emporium, Chicago, February 2006Teeter Todd

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Working Stiffs 4 – NewTown Writers

Bailiwick Art Center, Chicago, June 2005 – Route 36

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Solo Homo 3, produced by NewTown Writers

Bailiwick Art Center, Chicago, February 2005 – Silencing the Creaks

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Working Stiffs 3 – NewTown Writers

Bailiwick Art Center, Chicago, June 2004 – The Residents

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Solo Homo (Inaugural Show) – NewTown Writers

Bailiwick Art Center, Chicago, April 2003Even Me

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