Lit & Luz Fest Finale! A Live Magazine Extravaganza


The weeklong binational and bilingual Lit & Luz Festival, presented by MAKE Literary Productions, will culminate in a Live Magazine Finale, an exclusive night of debut collaborative performances from teams of Mexico City and Chicago participants:

  • Gabriela Jauregui + Susy Bielak & Fred Schmalz
  • Jorge Méndez Blake + Samantha Hill
  • Guadalupe Nettel + Vu Tran + Amanda Gutiérrez
  • Daniel Saldaña París + Jessica Anne,
  • Alejandro Albarrán Polanco + Rachel Galvin.

This hour-long variety show will feature theater, video, live music, installation, and performative readings that move between Spanish and English and through the theme “(Anti-)Static” or “Motion,” explore the contexts in which both Chicago and Mexico City exist. With surprise guests! One night only!

When: Saturday, October 15th, 8 PM

Where: Co-Prosperity Sphere, 3219 S Morgan

Cost: $15-$100 suggested donation (see for complete details)

Co-Presented by Co-Prosperity Sphere.

Beer provided by Revolution Brewing and Motor Row Brewing.

Energy provided by Cobra Verde Green Coffee Drink.

Music provided by Charly Garcia of Sonorama.

About the Lit & Luz Festival:

The Lit & Luz Festival of Language, Literature, and Art, is a unique series of readings, conversations, and performances featuring renowned authors and visual artists from the US and Mexico. This five-day festival takes place in venues throughout Chicago, October 11-15, 2016. Visit for complete details! #litluz