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THE MASH Returns


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 details:

THE MASH
Sunday, 7/13
3pm
The Green Mill

12/1 Lineup: GREEN MILL LAUNCH!



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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