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Episode 23 – Ian Belknap Brings Us the Head of James Franco

Episode 23 – Ian Belknap Brings Us the Head of James Franco

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For Episode 23, we’ve decided to forgo our typical opening chit-chat (because no one actually wants to hear that much of Willy's voice) to give you an extended interview with Ian Belknap, a Chicago writer/performer and the founder/curator/host of WRITE CLUB, the world’s greatest competitive readings series. He is author/performer of the solo shows Wide Open Beaver Shot of My Heart: A Comedy With a Body Count, Terminal Ferocity, and Uncle Dad is Rip-Shit, You Guys. Ian curated and hosted the monologue shows Something Wicked This Way Comes, which appeared at Rhino Theater Fest and Steppenwolf Theatre; and Ian’s Dog & Pony Show, which appeared at Rhino Theater Fest. Ian’s work has been featured in the live lit shows This Much is True, Tuesday Funk, Guts & Glory, Here’s the Story, Story Club Chicago, 2nd Story, and Essay Fiesta, among others. He served as Fact Checker for The Encyclopedia Show, and is on the masthead of The Paper Machete as the Dean of Me