If you're interested in hiring me to host or perform, email me at don@donhallchicago.com.

In addition to performing as a professional improviser with Chicago ComedySportz (1993-1998), I also served as the host of The Moth in Chicago (2011 - 2016) hosting fifty-eight story slams at Haymarket Pub & Brewery, Martyrs', SPACE, Fitzgerald's, and Lincoln Hall as well as eight Moth Grand Slams at Park West and the Athenaeum Theatre.

The Moth Grand Slam at Park West (2014)

The Moth Grand Slam at Park West (2014)

As a storyteller, I have performed at:

  • This Much is True
  • (3 times as a teller) The Moth Grandslam
  • Story Club (North and South)
  • Essay Fiesta
  • Tenx9
  • WNEP Theater's SKALD Competition
  • Story Jam
  • Story Sessions
  • First Person Live
  • WRITE CLUB
  • Homewood Stories
  • The Bucket Show
  • (5) side project theater storytelling festival
  • The Stoop
  • (3) Chicago Liar's Contests
  • That's All She Wrote
  • Salonathon
  • Seven Deadly Sins
  • Guts & Glory
  • LitMASH
  • Uptown Poetry Slam
  • Here, Chicago
  • Elizabeth's Crazy Little Thing
  • Fillet of Solo
  • Do Not Submit
  • The God, Death & Sex Show
  • Grown Folks Stories
35th Anniversary Celebration of Metro/Smart Bar (2017)

35th Anniversary Celebration of Metro/Smart Bar (2017)

I have also taught workshops in both improvisation and storytelling and can provide a solid curriculum as well as on site teaching for either corporate skill building or personal performance.

FEE: Negotiable depending on budget and interest.

If you're interested in hiring me to host or perform, email me at don@donhallchicago.com.