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Virtually Gorton: Stand & Deliver-Open Mic Night Live Stream II Thursday, May 7

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Virtually Gorton: Stand & Deliver-Open Mic Night Live Stream II Part of the Virtually Gorton

  • Date: May 7, 2020
  • Time: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Update: teller spots are full!  Thanks for checking.  Please join Gorton’s facebook to watch live

We want to hear your story!

Gorton is excited to bring you another virtual Open Mic!  No experience necessary.

  • Sign up here to be a teller.  Limited spots available so sign up soon!
  • You will have 6 minutes to tell your story
  • If you would like to watch,  go to the Gorton Facebook page for the scheduled date and time to watch live.

WHERE:  Gorton’s Facebook Page at 7pm!  (just jump on our page and scroll down to the live stream)
FOR WHO: Tellers-you’ll be sent a Zoom link / Audience- join via FB Live (sign up below or just tune-in)
WHEN: Thursday, May 7th at 7pm
HOW: Sign up here to TELL or WATCH

Sign up to watch via GORTON’S FACEBOOK Live or simply tune into Gorton’s FB page at the time of the event!


Expertly produced and moderated by Anne Vandy Purky:

Anne Purky has burst on the storytelling scene talking about the dark side of a privileged upbringing, stirring up trouble on the North Shore and being a renegade mom of an astonishing differently abled daughter. She studied film & writing at Northwestern and the School of the Art Institute.She is active in politics, disability rights, and advocates for the homeless with PADS in Waukegan & Zion. Anne’s performed at Story Jam, Chicago Dramatists, Truth Be Told, Beast Women, Story Lab, Pour One Out, You’re Being Ridiculous and had a sold out one woman show at Filet of Solo festival at Lifeline Theatre this year. She resides in Lake Forest where she chronicles entitlement with raucous glee!


This program MAY contain adult content.

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