to Oct 30


The Audio Verse Awards are an annual awards show dedicated to celebrating the best in free audio drama around the world. It started as a thread on Audio Drama Talk, ballooned to a Facebook group, then shrunk to a dedicated group who sat down and helped make the Audio Verse Awards a reality in 2013.

And now L.I.V.E. gets a shot at some of that sweet, sweet internet fame!

Our nominations:

For Best Original Song:
The Best Canadian by Written by Tony Pellegrino / Arrangement & Accompaniment: Gail Gallagher / Composition: Grayson Coleman-Selby for The Rogers Sisters

For Best Writing:
Andrew Huttel for Chi Beta Justice, Clark & Belmont, and Generic Hospital
Rob McLemore for Groovy Mystery Gang, The Rogers Sisters, and Thultak: Wandering Barbarian

For Best Production:
Chi Beta Justice
Clark & Belmont
Generic Hospital
Groovy Mystery Gang
Joe Jupiter: Space P.I.
The Rogers Sisters
Thultak: Wandering Barbarian

Semi-finals voting is going on from now until 11:59 PM on October 30th!  Head over here: http://www.audioverseawards.net/site/vote/ and vote for LIVE!  

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6:30pm 6:30pm

LIVE: The Musical On Ice!

November 12th join us for LIVE the Musical On ICE! at 6:30 PM at Uptown Underground as we present all new MUSICAL episodes of two of your favorite LIVE Serials!  First it's the Groovy Mystery Gang in Come On Get Spooky followed by Clark & Belmont Meet the Phantom of the Night Club! Tickets are available now at https://www.uptownunderground.net/liveradioshow

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L.I.V.E. at the Chicago Podcast Festival!
8:30pm 8:30pm

L.I.V.E. at the Chicago Podcast Festival!

Locked into Vacancy is lucky enough to be participating in this years Chicago Podcast Festival.

This is your opportunity to take your favorite podcasts out of your ears and put them IRL, all while exploring new ones. Throughout the five venues, you’ll witness entertaining and interesting shows for an exciting night out. The venues are relaxed atmospheres, so come as you are. You will enjoy time with the people who bring you joy and meet other people that share your passion.

After casting a wide...

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2nd Annual L.I.V.E. Fool's Ball - Fundraiser & Showcase
7:00pm 7:00pm

2nd Annual L.I.V.E. Fool's Ball - Fundraiser & Showcase

Come one, come all to the second annual fundraiser ball for Locked Into Vacancy Entertainment! Come join some of your favorite old-time radio show folks for a night of drinking, dining, and entertainment, all to help raise funds for L.I.V.E.

The event will take place at The Globe Pub (1934 W Irving Park Rd Chicago, IL) on Saturday, April 1st from 7:00 to 11:00 PM. Tickets for entry are $25 at the door or $20 presale at http://livefoolsball2.bpt.me/ and will include an appetizer buffet and an evening of entertainment. Drink packages are also available at $15 for a one hour open bar between 8:00 and 9:00 p.m.

Entertainment will be provided by local Chicagoland artists, performers, and even L.I.V.E. Company/Ensemble Members, providing performances other than what you've seen/heard on our radio show (gasp!). Keep your eyes peeled, as we will be announcing these over the next few weeks :)

And finally, a silent auction will take place throughout the night, featuring prizes from local artists, businesses, and even L.I.V.E. itself!

Remember, just like all of our shows, it's always better L.I.V.E.! 

See you there!

For those unable to attend, and wish to donate visit our support us page! Thank you!

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L.I.V.E. Presents - Hugon & Beeblefloyd Save the Galaxy (Extended Run!)
to Dec 17

L.I.V.E. Presents - Hugon & Beeblefloyd Save the Galaxy (Extended Run!)

L.I.V.E. is back to bring you holiday cheer and now bigger than ever before. Come see out very special extended run with more to see and even more to HEAR!

Friday, Dec 2 at 7:00pm
Saturday, Dec 3 at 7:00pm
Friday, Dec 9 at 7:00pm
Saturday, Dec 10 at 7:00pm
Friday, Dec 16 at 7:00pm
Saturday, Dec 17 at 7:00pm

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L.I.V.E. at the Chicago Fringe Festival
to Sep 11

L.I.V.E. at the Chicago Fringe Festival

Locked into Vacancy is lucky enough to be participating in this years Chicago Fringe Festival. 

Shows run from 7–11pm weekdays and from 1pm–11pm on weekends and on Labor Day, specific times and locations coming soon.

Generic Hospital in “The Fringe Episode”
No one knows drama like the doctors and nurses of the world's most generic hospital. Hearts will break, plots will unfold, and lives will change forever for the doctors and nurses of this high stakes health center.

Clark & Belmont in “Get Lucky”
Calvin Clark and Billy Belmont, best friends since their days at the orphanage, are all grown up. This unlikely pair travels the world collecting antique treasures at the request of their employer, the widow Mrs. Wilhelm. A new series of supernatural misadventures, Clark & Belmont are sure to leave you in stitches with their slapstickish antics!

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