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August 2018

Meet Juan(ito) Doe

August 3, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

The Storyfront, 4346 S. Ashland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60606 United States
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$5 – $50

WE'RE BACK! After two extensions of PACKED houses, Meet Juan(ito) reopens in Back of the Yards for a 4-week limited engagement. If you didn't get to experience this show, here is your chance! And if you have, TELL A FRIEND! Show Times and Information: Performances are Fridays at 7:30pm from July 27th to September 7th at Free Street's Storyfront, 4346 S. Ashland Ave. All Free Street productions are free or Pay-What-You-Can at the door. Due to the intimate nature of…

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September 2018

Meet Juan(ito) Doe

September 7, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Friday, repeating until September 7, 2018

The Storyfront, 4346 S. Ashland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60606 United States
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$5 – $50

WE'RE BACK! After two extensions of PACKED houses, Meet Juan(ito) reopens in Back of the Yards for a 4-week limited engagement. If you didn't get to experience this show, here is your chance! And if you have, TELL A FRIEND! Show Times and Information: Performances are Fridays at 7:30pm from July 27th to September 7th at Free Street's Storyfront, 4346 S. Ashland Ave. All Free Street productions are free or Pay-What-You-Can at the door. Due to the intimate nature of…

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MENU/MENÚ: Sala Sonics featuring ESSO

September 27, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
The Storyfront, 4346 S. Ashland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60606 United States
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SALA SONICS with ESSO "Like MTV Unplugged in your abuela's sala" WHAT'S SALA SONICS? SALA SONICS is a monthly series that invites audiences to come and watch intimate concerts in our storefront space with our favorite Latinx musical artists. Complimentary tacos or tamales are provided, a donation bar is available or you can can BYOB. Come, chill, and enjoy the music! SALA SONICS is part of the menu/menú cultural event series at the he Free Street Storyfront in Back of…

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October 2018

MENU/MENÚ: Sip N’ Cope with Jackie Herrera and Omari Ferrell

October 11, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Storyfront, 4346 S. Ashland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60606 United States
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SIP N COPE with Jackie Herrera and Omari Ferrell "Because laughter is Vaporrub for the Southside soul." WHAT'S SIP N COPE? SIP N COPE is a monthly series that invites audiences to come and watch stand-up comedians and improvisers throw down with stand-up sets and storytelling. Complimentary tacos or tamales are provided, a donation bar is available or you can can BYOB. Come, chill, laugh and, who knows, we might pull you on stage to tell a joke or two…

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menu/menú

October 18, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

The Storyfront, 4346 S. Ashland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60606 United States
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On Thursday nights, Free Street Theater presents menu/menú, a series of interactive, intimate concerts, storytelling and stand-up nights with local artists at The Storyfront in Back of the Yards. SIP N COPE Because laughter is Vaporrub for the Southside soul. Stand=up comedians and improvisers throw down while you enjoy tacos and tamales on us until we pull you up too to a tell a joke or two. SALA SONICS MTV Unplugged but like in your abuela's living room. Intimate concerts in…

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MENU/MENÚ: Tragos de Papel with Miguel Aguilar, Desiree Castro, and Karen Diaz de Leon

October 18, 2018 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Storyfront, 4346 S. Ashland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60606 United States
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TRAGOS DE PAPEL with Miguel Aguilar, Desiree Castro, and Karen Diaz de Leon "Since Mexicans and Southsiders love to tell the same stories (over and over)" WHAT IS TRAGOS DE PAPEL? TRAGOS DE PAPEL is when storytellers share personal stories inspired by Freestyle or House songs and we give you good eats and stage for you too! Complimentary tacos or tamales are provided, a donation bar is available or you can can BYOB. Come, chill, enjoy the stories, and maybe…

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