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Tuesday, March 21

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Tonight! The Kates hit the Book Cellar at 8 pm for comedy especially provided by Chicago's wealth of female comics, 8 pm.

Saturday! Don't forget weekly favorites, Paper Machete at the Green Mill @ 3 pm and Blackout Diaries at at High Hat Club @ 8 pm.

Sunday! That's All She Wrote,a Lovely Live Lit show held at Great Lakes Tattoo, will present a slew of talented storytellers, free and BYOB, 8 pm.

Sunday! Serving the Sentence challenges writers to concoct a story all using the same first sentence. This month's show will begin (and begin, and begin) with the phrase, "The coffee table was $20,000, I kid you not." Come out to Towbar to see what unfolds, 7 pm.

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