Sunday, November 1, 2009

The Encyclopedia Show

Wednesday, November 4th
7:30pm - 9:00pm

The Chopin Theatre
1543 W Division
Chicago Slam Works brings to you The Encyclopedia Show – The Zodiac

With music, poetry, visual art and spoken word on the topic: The Zodiac. Featuring
Amber Rose Tamblyn (Feature Film Star of Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants) – Virgo
Anne Elizabeth Moore (Best American Comics founding editor) – Aquarius
Toni Asante Lightfoot (Workshops Manager of Young Chicago Authors) – Gemini
Eric Mata (DePaul University Professor) – Aries
Laura Yes Yes (Bay Area Slam Maven) – Leo
Caitlin Parrish (Playwright) – Scorpio

Jill Summers (Silvertongue Reading Series) and Susie Kirkwood ( – Capricorn
John "from Wyoming" Ryan (Louder Than A Bomb College Slam Finalist) – Pisces
with music by Diana Lawrence (Singer/Songwriter) – Taurus

Featuring Hosts:
Robbie Q Telfer (Author of Spiking the Sucker Punch) and
Shanny Jean Maney (Author of Our Brave Faces Were Just Smiles)

with cast regulars:

Kurt Heintz ( – Fact Checker
Aaron Enskat (Former Normal Slammaster) – The Fact Checker's Fact Checker
Tim Stafford (The Love Psychic)
Joel Chmara (HBO Def Poet)
Mike Slefinger (Actor)
Evan Chung (Musician) - House Band Leader "The Encartagans" and
Emily Rose (Poetry Vet and House Manager) – as Jilted Emily Rose.

Tickets $6 at the door
All ages.