All Hallows' Day Variety Show benefit for CHIPRC


  • California Clipper 1002 North California Avenue Chicago, IL, 60622 United States

Close out your Halloween weekend with a benefit for CHIPRC at Chicago’s historic 1940s speakeasy, the California Clipper!

The All Hallows’ Day Variety Show will feature readings (literary and mind!), comics, shadow puppetry, music, and other multi-media delights to benefit Chicago's own CHIPRC (Chicago Publisher’s Resource Center). 

Performers include artist/author Audrey Niffenegger (Her Fearful Symmetry), poet & CantoMundo Fellow Jacob Saenz, comics icon Marnie Galloway, author Billy Lombardo (Logic of a Rose), mentalist Jason Adams, and DJ Konstantin Jace spinning vintage 78s.

Festivities will also include Academy Award Nominated Documentarian John Maloof (Finding Vivian Meier) taking Polaroid portraits; the debut of an original stop motion animation created by illustrator Rachal Duggan & designer Susie Kirkwood; a new shadow puppet show from Jill Summers and Susie Kirkwood; the inaugural performance of the Little Hinojosa Puppet Theatre; and the California Clipper’s resident woman in white who is known to appear in booths one and nine, and sometimes in the ladies room.

$10 cover includes a raffle ticket for a chance at winning fantastic, disturbing artwork from Rachal DugganRich Salamander, and The Flippest, a VIP membership to the Anything Ghost podcast, and an animal communication session with the astounding Catrina Luke.

Festive dress and costumes welcomed! 

All proceeds benefit the Chicago Publisher’s Resource Center.

http://www.chiprc.org/