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Wednesday, March 22

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Tonight! Shame That Tune musical comedy game show at the Hideout, 6:30pm.

Tonight! Bad Grammar Theater reading series at 1743 S. Halsted, 6pm and free!

Saturday! Storytelling event You're Being Ridiculous at Mary's Attic, 7:30pm. This month's theme is "Heroes."

Saturday! Reading by We the Animals author Justin Torres as part of the Chicago Humanities Festival, 3pm. $10 or $5 for teachers and students.

Saturday! Saturday Poemtime at the Poetry Foundation, 10:30am.

Saturday! Ray's Tap Reading Series, 10pm.

Sunday! Studs' Place. Pocket Guide to Hell re-creates an episode of Stud Terkels' 1950s TV show, Studs' Place, at the Hideout, 7pm. $10 suggested donation.

Sunday! Lovely Ladies' LiveLit show That's All She Wrote puts up their monthly series of stories at Swim Cafe, 1357 W. Chicago Ave. 8pm. BYOB and free!

All weekend! Check out some of the amazing author talks, lectures, and concerts (to name a few) at the Chicago Humanties Festival before it ends on November 11! Ticket prices vary, but the content is priceless.

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