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Sunday, April 14

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The Third Coast International Audio Festival presents "Wait for the Beep," an evening of radio stories inspired by the telephone and "the messages people leave behind". The event is hosted by Johanna Zorn and Julie Shapiro, and will feature scenes from Steppenwolf Theatre Company’s production of Dead Man’s Cell Phone by Sarah Ruhl, as well as an audio installation in the lobby.

7pm at the Steppenwolf: 1624 N. Halsted St.; Tickets: $5/$7
Reserve your ticket via e-mail: or call 312.948.4682

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