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Do Your Friends Inspire You? Ronna J Levy Inspires Me. Inspiration Matters.

Ronna

Sitting in the back seat of the car, 14-year-old me telling my father and my Uncle Bob funny stories about my friends… My dad takes a moment, gets serious and says, “You know, it’s good to have funny friends. But if you have smart friends, you’ll get smarter. And what I appreciate about the friends …

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Payton Frisinger Featuring @ Story Luck’s Workshop Workshop

Payton Frisinger Workshop Workshop

Hi there, I’m Payton Frisinger. I’m just a girl from Northwest Arkansas who has studied and participated in acting and public speaking from a young age. I’ve recently been working on my comedy and story-telling to be able to perform on other platforms besides my shower.  I believe sharing our stories is one of the …

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TJ Sopoci Feat Monday May 24th @ the Workshop Workshop

TJ Sopoci Featuring come to the show

TJ Sopoci is a data scientist, comedian, podcaster, writer, photographer, musician and content creator. His is truly an inspirational tale of the Irrational Confidence of White Male Mediocrity If you look up the term Multi-Hyphenate, you’re likely to see a picture of TJ. Along with his co-host Gena Grish, TJ helms a top 100 podcast on the Apple Comedy Podcast charts called Menage-A-Pod. This comedy podcast about sex, dating and relationships was born in the aftermath of the two hosts having a chance encounter on a dating app, but has lead to the growth of TJ’s other creative endeavors. In 2020, in spite of the world going through a pandemic, TJ was able to get a successful photography and digital content creation business off the ground, as well as establishing himself as an up and coming talent in the Chicago stand up comedy scene.

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Jay Rohr Features Monday’s Workshop Workshop

Story Luck

J. Rohr is a Chicago native with a taste for history and wandering the city at odd hours. An author of short fiction and poetry, his work has appeared in publications such as Broadswords and Blasters, Hoosier Noir, Dragon Bike: Fantastical Stories of Bicycle Feminism & Dragons, and Pulp Modern.

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Twitch’s RedBeard Featuring on Workshop Workshop

RedBeard Twitch Streamer

A former stand-up comedian turned line cook turned IT support worker now doing content creation via youtube and twitch as a side hustle. Tries to have fun with his community playing a variety of games, some hard, some chill, some horror. Also once a week hosts a gaming news podcast with a friend where they …

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Amrita Joins us April 19th 6pm Workshop Workshop Style

Amrita Workshop Storyteller

Amrita Dhaliwal, she/her/hers, is a Jane of all trades and Queen of all of them because she can and she does. Amrita is currently the Managing Director and an instructor for the Idiot Workshop. Most recently Amrita co-authored and curated an essay series for HowlRound about clown and activism with Nathaniel Justiniano of Naked Empire Bouffon Company. She also won Best Comedy at the 2019 Melbourne Fringe Festival for The Living Room, which she had been touring the world with Gemma Soldati.

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TJ Sopoci Feat Monday April 12th @ the Workshop Workshop

TJ Sopoci Featuring come to the show

TJ Sopoci is a data scientist, comedian, podcaster, writer, photographer, musician and content creator. His is truly an inspirational tale of the Irrational Confidence of White Male Mediocrity If you look up the term Multi-Hyphenate, you’re likely to see a picture of TJ. Along with his co-host Gena Grish, TJ helms a top 100 podcast on the Apple Comedy Podcast charts called Menage-A-Pod.

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Eight 99 Second Stories

Jeff Stein 99 Second Storyteller

Season two will start May 1st! Story Luck’s 99 Second Stories Contest will run May 1st through June 15th. Click to see March’s winners.

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Story Luck People on Story Collider

Susan on Story Collider

Story Luck loves to participate in other people’s shows. Story Collider was a great experience. Timely emails and tons of check ins, helpful suggestions. Good back and forth discussions. Not a Science Story but Maybe a Collider This was the hardest story to work on. I’m proud of it, but not confident. One of the …

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Story Arc or How to Keep Your Audience’s Attention

The idea of a story arc is a concept you’re probably familiar with. We talk about it a lot in our Workshop Workshop because we’ve found it a versatile tool. The Workshop Crew uses it to think about and reason through our stories. It’s a way of mapping tension inside of the three act structure. …

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