Live Lit Performances

Our writers don’t just want to give you a list of all the awesome live lit shows out there — they want to tell you what it’s like to sit in the audience! Check out the posts below for LitCity312 Reviews of live lit performances. Have a show you think needs to be reviewed? Email us at

  • Guts & Glory Reading Series

    Location + Time: On June 18, 2014 I attended the Guts & Glory live lit event at Schubas Tavern located on 3159 N Southport Ave.— a third Wednesday of the month series featuring storytellers spilling their guts through prose, essays, and poetry. Atmosphere + Feel: The show took place in Schubas upstairs room. Walking up […]

    The Marble Room Reading Series

    Location + Time: On April 13, 2014, at 4 PM, I attended the Marble Room Reading Series, a third Sunday of the month series, located at Wicker Park’s The Parlor. $5 at the door, the venue/location is located at 1434 N. Western Ave. Atmosphere + Feel: The Marble Room, started by writer and professor Kathleen […]

    Wit Rabbit Reading Series

    Location + Time: On February 4, 2014, I attended the Wit Rabbit Reading Series located at Quencher’s Saloon, on the corner of Fullerton and Western in Logan Square – first Tuesday of the month series that showcases prose, poetry, and other dramatic written genres. Atmosphere + Feel: Upon walking into the space, there appears to […]