Gapers Block has ceased publication.

Gapers Block published from April 22, 2003 to Jan. 1, 2016. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
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Underground Multiplex's cofounders stumbled upon a trove of sets, scenery and marionettes from the Puppet Parlor Theater in Ravenswood, which closed after a fire and the death of one of its creators. They've launched a Kickstarter to help pay for a permanent home for the collection

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