The How I Learned Series features writers, storytellers, comedians, and other raconteurs holding forth on a different theme. It all happens every last Wednesday of the month, and sometimes more than that, which basically means you will have the best night of your life on those nights, repeatedly.



SMILE ALL THE TIME, LAUGH AT EVERY JOKE
















Whatever gets you through the night, you guys. Am I right? 

The How I Learned Series Presents
HOW I LEARNED TO FIGHT LONELINESS


Featuring:
SUE SMITH
(Comedian, Tits & Giggles / Writer, Brokelyn)

AMY SHEARN
(Author, How Far Is The Ocean From Here / Host, Lit at Lark)
PETER AGUERO
(Storyteller, Daddy Issues / Host, The Moth)
GREG OLEAR
(Author, Totally Killer; Founding Editor, The Weeklings)
MARK SAM ROSENTHAL
(Storyteller / Writer, Comedy Central)

Hosted By:
Blaise Allysen Kearsley

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29TH, 2015
8:00PM / Doors at 7:30
UNION HALL
702 Union Street, Brooklyn
(Between 5th and 6th Aves)

R to Union St
B, Q to 7th Ave
F, G, R to 4th Ave - 9th St
2, 3 to Grand Army Plaza
B, D, N, R, 2, 3, 4, 5 to Atlantic

$6 in advance / $10 at the door
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To Learn More:`
www.HowILearnedSeries.com

SUE SMITH has appeared on Best Week Ever and I Love The 2000s. She is one of the 10 funniest women in NYC according to Time Out New York. She has performed and studied at UCB since 2007. She is the host of Tits & Giggles, a podcast for women in comedy. She teaches at New York Film Academy. Her writing has appeared in xoJane, Brokelyn, VICE, and other places less hipstery. She loves snacks.

GREG OLEAR is the author of the novels Totally Killer and Fathermucker, and the founding editor of The Weeklings.




AMY SHEARN is the curator and host of Lit at Lark and the author of two novels, The Mermaid of Brooklyn and How Far Is The Ocean From HereHer writing has been published in Jane Magazine, West Branch, Salt Hill, Opium, Lyric, 3rd Bed, Poets & Writers, Passages North, and the Found Magazine anthology, Requiem For a Paper Bag. 


PETER AGUERO was born and raised in the wilds of South Jersey and now lives in Queens. He is a Moth GrandSlam champion, host of Moth StorySlams, and an instructor for the MothShop Community Program. He has performed his critically-acclaimed one man show, Daddy Issues, at The Bell House, First Person Arts Festival, and the Edmonton International Fringe Festival.


MARK SAM ROSENTHAL has been called "one of the greatest comedic storytellers in New York" (Time Out New York). He is also a staff writer, producer, and director for Comedy Central. His acclaimed solos shows include Blanche Survives Katrina in a FEMA Trailer Named Desire, and I Light Up My Life: The Mark Sam Rosenthal Celebrity Autobiography. He can currently be seen onstage in the long running movie parody Point Break LIVE!

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