Berwyn's Arts Blog
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
This Thursday, March 22, 2012, Berwyn's own Matt Scharpf plays at The Friendly Tap, from 8 pm to 11 pm.
If you want a good singer/songwriter/guitarist, then check him out.
The Friendly Tap is located at 6733 Roosevelt Road, (708) 484-9794.
Saturday, March 24, 2012, at The Tamale Hut Cafe, Carrie Kaufman Reads @ 7pm
On Saturday, March 24th reading series Tamale Hut Carrie is a writer, editor and mom who writes the blog thegaymom. She has taken birth control, and has even used a diaphragm in order to GET pregnant.... Seriously.
Come out and hear this very funny Chicagoan read from her writing and then stick around for the open mic afterward. Hope to see you there!
BYOB night. 708 442-0948
Tamale Hut Cafe' Presents : A talk on Self Publishing
Also, March 24th at 3pm Tamale Hut Cafe Reading Series will present a talk on Self Publishing. Two self-published authors and Tamale Hut regulars, Matt Bieniek and Chris Krazmus, will share their experiences using Amazon's CreateSpace and the short run, Print On Demand press Blurb. And the Reading Series own Bernard Cox will give a presentation on self publishing options, the pros and cons of self publishing, the differences between indie presses and self publishing and provide the perspective from traditional publishing.
This is the first talk given by the Tamale Hut Reading Series in an effort to support our participant writers and their interests. So come out and support, ask questions, get involved, talk books and eat tamales.
8300 West Cermak Road Riverside, IL 60546
Thursday, March 15, 2012
Studio 22's next show "Compression Testing." The subject of the show is cardboard. The show opens this Friday (6pm - 9pm) and runs through April 8th.
I know of one Berwyn artist and one Berwyn art teacher in the show. Should be fun.
22 is located at
6910 Cermak Rd.
Berwyn IL 60402