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In memoriam: Tom Cramer

Tom Cramer passed away on Friday, July 12th at the age of 54. Longtime Frunchroom attendees will remember Tom from the first night of our special two-night, 2nd anniversary extravaganza at Beverly Woods. But many people knew him as a … Continue reading

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The Frunchroom Vol. 18: It’s finally summer edition

Join us July 25th at 730pm at Beverly Arts Center (2407 W. 111th St.) for another evening of South Sider storytelling.  Here’s our lineup: Kathy Benson Wounded healer and daydream believer Whitney Capps Host of Grown Folks’ Stories, podcaster, improv’er Jim … Continue reading

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The Frunchroom celebrates its 4th anniversary

The Frunchroom, the live storytelling series about the South Side of Chicago that makes its home in Beverly/Morgan Park celebrates its 4th anniversary with a new lineup that celebrates all aspects of the South Side. The next show will be … Continue reading

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Everything you need to know for Volume IV of The Frunchroom

Our 4th volume of The Frunchroom opens Thursday! Here’s what you need to know. Who are the readers? Lolly Bowean Writer James Finn Garner Humorist, Politically Correct Bedtime Stories and Rex Koko, Private Clown Andrew Huff Founder, GapersBlock.com Grace Kuikman Editor, The … Continue reading

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In the Frunchroom: Mario D. Parker

Our final reader for The Frunchroom this month is Mario D. Parker, a writer for Bloomberg News in Chicago, covering energy and also general assignment and breaking news stories across the Midwest.   At Bloomberg, he’s reported on economic decline in … Continue reading

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In the Frunchroom: Erin J. Shea

Another writer, neighborhood resident and yoga enthusiast, Erin J. Shea, joins us at The Frunchroom on September 29th. Erin is a mom, wife, student, runner, yogini and neat freak. She has been writing for as long as she can remember, though … Continue reading

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In the Frunchroom: Jaime Black

Chicago has long been a hotbed of great audio storytelling and we’re pleased to have one of the new pioneers of it at The Frunchroom on September 29th. Jaime Black has been working in Chicago’s music and media industries for 17 years, … Continue reading

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