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First Time First Time: First Scare - Storyteller Ellen Lekostaj

Storyteller Ellen Lekostaj's performance from CHIRP Radio's live-lit/music show First Time: First Scare, 10/9/13. Ellen describes the first time she was really scared - lost and alone with her dog on a mountain overnight in the cold.

Join us for the next First Time edition - First Time: First Lesson - Wednesday, January 15 at Martyrs in North Center. More info: http://chirpradio.org/events/the-first-time-first-lesson

(Podcast produced by Mickey Capper)

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Topics: first time, podcast, story, storytelling

First Time First Scare - Helean Lee

In  October,  the theme for CHIRP’s live lit and music series, The First Time, was first scare.

Helean Lee is a CHIRP DJ, Chicago sports fan and self-admitted TV freak. And it was while watching TV, curled up in her “blanket burrito,” that Helean got her first scare, weeks after being hit by a motorcycle while she was crossing the street.

Join us for our next First Time—First Lesson, at Martyrs’ on January 15th. Click here for more information.

 

Podcast produced by Mickey Capper

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Topics: csi, live lit, scare, story, storytelling, the who, tv

First Time First Scare - Adam Burke

The First Time is CHIRP Radio’s live lit and music series. Back in October 2013, the series saw its first show at its new home, Martyrs’, in North Center. The theme was first scare.

Adam Burke is a comedian and writer who’s become a regular feature in Chicago’s stand-up comedy scene.  For his first scare story, Adam reached back to his childhood in Ireland when he was convinced his brother and father were conspiring to break both of his arms.

Join us for our next First Time—First Lesson, at Martyrs’ on January 15th. Click here for more information.

 

Podcast produced by Mickey Capper

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Topics: adam burke, chicago, chicago stand-up, live lit, story, storytelling