Bethany Brownholtz

Bethany Brownholtz is an administrative assistant by day and a creative freelancer by night. She has had poems published in various journals and earned an MA in Writing and Publishing from DePaul University. Most recently, she produced an oral history narrative about a refugee couple that fled Afghanistan to preserve their love and their lives.

Erin Conlon

Erin Conlon is a writer, comedian, storyteller, and producer based in Chicago. When she’s not using her words, you can find her riding around on her motorcycle or hanging out by the lake.

Ann Marie

Ann Marie is a Chinese opera singing, playwriting, joke telling, filmmaking, hard femme with way too many hobbies. Having performed for the past 17 years, Ann Marie has participated in every aspect of the theatre scene from sketch comedy to puppeteering Turkish shadow theatre. You can see her around Chicago performing stand up at the […]

Jillian Erickson

JILLIAN ERICKSON is a producer, director, writer, performer and pain in the ass… and not necessarily in that order… Jillian explores the themes of identity, compassion and mental health with an intensity and humor that is uniquely her own. Erickson is co-producer of Loose Chicks, and is the co-producer/director of the long running BEAST WOMEN. She […]

Roberta Miles

ROBERTA MILES’ award-winning autobiographical monologues touch on growing up in Chicago in the 70’s and her life’s indiscretions and romantic regrets. Roberta chronicles her quest for mental and physical health with brutally hilarious candor. She has crafted her monologues into the one-woman show, I Want a Banana, and Other Desperate Love Stories, which she has […]