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Weekly Guide: An intimate weekend at the Chicago Poetry Brothel with Serafine LaCroix

Jennifer Steele, perhaps better known by her alias "Serafine LaCroix," combines two pretty sexy worlds—poetry and burlesque. LaCroix is part of the Chicago Poetry Brothel, where she recites her poems alongside a mix of blues music and intimate dancing. Eight Forty-Eight  welcomed LaCroix and her ideas for a sizzling good weekend in the latest installment of The Weekly Guide.

LaCroix' picks include: 

Friday night:

Listen to poetry readings by Chicago Poetry Brothel's Poetry Whores.


A viewing of Sizzle: A Global Warming Comedy! at the Raven Theatre.

Myopic Books in Wicker Park hosts a semi-weekly poetry series.

The fashion show Cirque Du Cite at Tzar Ultra Lounge from 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.


Sunday brunch at Kit Kat Lounge.


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