After a year+ away, Literary Death Match returns to the brilliant Twin Cities for our annual AWP spectacular at Nomad World Pub for an electric night of literature, comedy, mayhem, genius, imbibing, laughter, joy and general good cheer — presented by Painted Bride Quarterly. This one's not to be missed — let's sell it out in a jiff!
We're spending early April in the glorious Lone Star State, which signals our return to Dallas — five years after our debut there! We're teaming with the masterminds at Deep Vellum for a night at The Texas Theatre that will be well worth the wait. Lit brilliance, hijinks, oddity, hilarity and so much in between await. Preorder now!
This week on iTunes: LDM Austin, Ep. 8 (October 14, 2014) at The North Door. LDM at Austin's Litcrawl at the Texas Book Festival was an absolute gem. Hear to believe! Judges: Jim Magnuson (director of the MCW); David Yow (The Jesus Lizard); Sloane Crosley (I Was Told There'd Be Cake). Readers: Marlon James (A Brief History of Seven Killings), Marie-Helene Bertino (2 A.M. at The Cat's Pajamas); Mira Jacob (The Sleepwalker's Guide to Dancing); Scott Cheshire (High as the Horses' Bridles). Hosted by LDM creator Adrian Todd Zuniga. Subscribe now!
After a memory-making spectacular a year ago, Literary Death Match is once again teaming with the San Antonio Book Festival for a return to the home of The Alamo for another sensational night of lit, comedy, theatrics and wonderment at the Charline McCombs Empire Theatre. Preorder now!
For our annual, spring classic in Austin, we're returning to The North Door (the site of an epic Texas Book Festival affair in October) for a blowout of the most extraordinary order, with a brilliant lineup that'll have in throes. Don't you dare miss it.
With a spring in our step we're stumbling head-first into London Book & Screen Week with a book & film themed show. Lit brilliance, hijinks, oddity, hilarity and so much in between await.
April's a cruel month? Not with a night like this one. Literary Death Match is teaming with the cast of HBO's Silicon Valley and the LA Times Festival of Books for a Festival After Dark event at Largo that will spectacularly rearrange your brain. Click to preorder — this one's going to sell out lickety split!
To celebrate all that is literarily and comedically glorious about Brooklyn, Literary Death Match heads to Bell House for the first time ever, for a night of brilliant text, calamitous judging, and an oddball gameshow finish that will somehow make perfect sense. Don't miss it! Preorder now!
After more than a year away from Beantown (we've missed you!), Literary Death Match returns in a blaze of lit and comedic glory for a night of every which awesome imaginable. Get ready, because this April 22 is going to be your favorite April 22 ever!
In what is assured to be a triumph of great literary and oddball magnitude, Literary Death Match returns to Edith Wharton's The Mount — our second event in her stable! — for what will certainly be a jam-packed, magical night of exceeding talent and wiseacre whimsy. Don't miss it!
To close out an insane April, Literary Death Match heads to southeast Pennsylvania to partner with the Montgomery County Poet Laureate program to celebrate National Poetry Month in style. Come along to witness four poetic masterminds as they compete for to be the runner-up for the annual MCPL Competition. Don't miss it!
It's our biggest London show yet! And we're shipping in superstar hilaritist David Cross (Arrested Development) over from the US of A to join us at the Spiegeltent at London Wonderground on the South Bank! Preorder now, and we'll take care of the rest!