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The Storefront Presents Writers Block Thirteen
May
23
8:00 PM20:00

The Storefront Presents Writers Block Thirteen

  • Collaboraction Studios // Flat Iron Arts Building (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Many sketch groups use improv to assist and inspire their sketch writing.. This process could take weeks or months of improvisation to figure it out.. We'll do it in 30 minutes! The Storefront presents a brand new show that will allow the audience to be present for the whole journey!

Two pairs of writers will team up with two improv groups and compete to see who can write the best sketch in the limited time.

Writing Teams: Joanna Clark / Grace Boitse vs. Elliott Shamberg / Tommy Spears

Improv Teams: TBD vs. TBD

Writers Block Thirteen will be the final of a months long tournament! Tickets can be purchased here.

The show will include feature sets from incredible stand ups, and is hosted by the members of The Storefront!

Tickets are $5! Show proof that you voted this election term and you will get FREE ADMISSION!

Our show will be at The Storefront (The Salon @ Collaboraction Studios in The Flat Iron Arts Building - 1579 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622 - Located on the Third Floor - Follow Signs for The Storefront)

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The Storefront Presents Writers Block #1 Competitors Tournament
Mar
28
8:00 PM20:00

The Storefront Presents Writers Block #1 Competitors Tournament

  • Collaboraction Studios // Flat Iron Arts Building (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

After a decree from the Global Writers Block Committee, a #1 Competitors Tournament has been triggered to find a new Writers Block Champion! Four new teams will compete for two spots in Writers Block Thirteen to be held in May. Come join and cheer on the competitors as they fight for the Bulava of Truth and Justice!

What is Writers Block? Many sketch groups use improv to assist and inspire their sketch writing.. This process could take weeks or months of improvisation to figure it out.. We'll do it in 30 minutes! The Storefront presents a brand new show that will allow the audience to be present for the whole journey!

Two pairs of writers will team up with two improv groups and compete to see who can write the best sketch in the limited time.

Semifinal #2

Writing Teams: Michael Boothby / Sacha Foxx Sorrell vs. Johanna Medrano / TBD

Improv Teams: TBD vs. TBD

Featuring two incredible stand-ups to be announced soon!

The Storefront is located on the 3rd floor of the Flat Iron Arts Building (1579 N Milwaukee Avenue). Follow signs for The Storefront and/or Collaboraction Studios - The Salon.

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The Storefront Presents Writers Block #1 Competitors Tournament
Feb
28
8:00 PM20:00

The Storefront Presents Writers Block #1 Competitors Tournament

  • Collaboraction Studios // Flat Iron Arts Building (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

After a decree from the Global Writers Block Committee, a #1 Competitors Tournament has been triggered to find a new Writers Block Champion! Four new teams will compete for two spots in Writers Block Thirteen to be held in May. Come join and cheer on the competitors as they fight for the Bulava of Truth and Justice!

What is Writers Block? Many sketch groups use improv to assist and inspire their sketch writing.. This process could take weeks or months of improvisation to figure it out.. We'll do it in 30 minutes! The Storefront presents a brand new show that will allow the audience to be present for the whole journey!

Two pairs of writers will team up with two improv groups and compete to see who can write the best sketch in the limited time.

Semifinal #1

Writing Teams: Adrienne Stout / Ryan Alkire vs. Joanna Clark / TBD

Improv Teams: TBD vs. TBD

Featuring two incredible stand-ups to be announced soon!

The Storefront is located on the 3rd floor of the Flat Iron Arts Building (1579 N Milwaukee Avenue). Follow signs for The Storefront and/or Collaboraction Studios - The Salon.

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The Storefront Presents Writers Block Twelve
Nov
8
8:00 PM20:00

The Storefront Presents Writers Block Twelve

  • Collaboraction Studios // Flat Iron Arts Building (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Many sketch groups use improv to assist and inspire their sketch writing.. This process could take weeks or months of improvisation to figure it out.. We'll do it in 30 minutes! The Storefront presents a brand new show that will allow the audience to be present for the whole journey! 

Two pairs of writers will team up with two improv groups and compete to see who can write the best sketch in the limited time.

Writing Teams: Rob Bodary / Antin Durbak vs. TBD

Improv Teams: The Storefront vs. TBD

Writers Block Twelve will feature a matchup of the current Bulava Champions versus their latest challengers!

The show also features sets from two of the best stand-ups in the city, and is hosted by the members of The Storefront!

Get your tickets here.

Tickets are $5!

Our show will be at The Storefront (The Salon @ Collaboraction Studios in The Flat Iron Arts Building - 1579 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622 - Located on the Third Floor - Follow Signs for The Storefront)

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The Storefront Presents Writers Block Eleven
Oct
11
8:00 PM20:00

The Storefront Presents Writers Block Eleven

  • Collaboraction Studios // Flat Iron Arts Building (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Many sketch groups use improv to assist and inspire their sketch writing.. This process could take weeks or months of improvisation to figure it out.. We'll do it in 30 minutes! The Storefront presents a brand new show that will allow the audience to be present for the whole journey! 

Two pairs of writers will team up with two improv groups and compete to see who can write the best sketch in the limited time.

Writing Teams: Rob Bodary / Antin Durbak vs. Mark Walsh / TBD

Improv Teams: The Storefront vs. TBD

Writers Block Eleven will feature a matchup of the current Bulava Champions versus their latest challengers!

The show also features sets from two of the best stand-ups in the city, and is hosted by the members of The Storefront!

Get your tickets here.

Join us Thursday October 11th at 8:00pm! Tickets are $5!

Our show will be at The Storefront (The Salon @ Collaboraction Studios in The Flat Iron Arts Building - 1579 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622 - Located on the Third Floor - Follow Signs for The Storefront)

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The Storefront Presents Writers Block Ten
Sep
13
8:00 PM20:00

The Storefront Presents Writers Block Ten

Many sketch groups use improv to assist and inspire their sketch writing.. This process could take weeks or months of improvisation to figure it out.. We'll do it in 30 minutes! The Storefront presents a brand new show that will allow the audience to be present for the whole journey! 

Two pairs of writers will team up with two improv groups and compete to see who can write the best sketch in the limited time.

September 13th: Rob Bodary / Antin Durbak vs. Tony Masse / Trevor Knickerbocker

Improv Teams: The Storefront vs. Short Notice

Writers Block Ten will feature a matchup of the current Bulava Champions versus their latest challengers!

The show also features sets from St. James Jackson and Wyatt Fair, and is hosted by the members of The Storefront!

Join us Thursday September 13th at 8:00pm! Tickets are $5!

Our show will be at The Storefront (The Salon @ Collaboraction Studios in The Flat Iron Arts Building - 1579 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622 - Located on the Third Floor - Follow Signs for The Storefront)

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