The return of THE MASH!
Attention, anyone who’s ever wanted to audition for the Paper Machete!
Now’s your chance. Please come read something at our open incubator series, The Mash. Prepare either a 1000-word, 3rd-person essay OR a 6-minute character monologue (or sketch if you’re a team). Make sure it’s based on something happening in the current week’s headlines. Other than these rules, anything goes.
The Mash is a loose, informal jam, but it’s helped us find some great writers and performers over the years. Don’t be afraid to come give it a whirl.
Sunday, 11/29. 3pm. High-Hat Club, 1920 W Irving Park. Free.
Ever wanted to audition for the Paper Machete? Now’s your chance!
Come participate in the Machete’s informal incubator reading series, THE MASH. Participants should come prepared to read a 1,000-word 3rd-person essay or a 6-minute original character piece. All content should be based on something going on in the week’s headlines.
The Green Mill
Join us at the Green Mill (4802 N Broadway) Dec. 1 for our debut in Chicago’s
historic jazz joint–our new full-time home!
This American Life contributor LISA BUSCANI
Playwright PHIL DAWKINS
Comedian HANS HOLSEN
SAMANTHA IRBY of Bitches Gotta Eat
KATIE RICH of Second City
PATRICK ROWLAND…as Barack Obama
Plus CHAD the BIRD and special musical guests FATBOOK and FACES FOR RADIO!
Saturday, 3 p.m., The Green Mill
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