Host and producer of Story Jam—a unique live lit and music show—Stephanie Rogers writes songs for award-winning storytellers' personal stories, which are played by a ten-piece band.
Steph combines her love of non-fiction theatre, personal storytelling, and music to produce Story Jam.
After graduating in theatre from Northwestern University, Stephanie acted in television, theatre, and movies, and performed as the lead singer of rock, folk, funk, pop, and progressive bands. Her event band, The Stephanie Rogers Band, has performed at hundreds of private events in and around Chicago.
Stephanie is currently writing her master's thesis, on the history and genesis of live literature, for National Louis University's Written Communications program. She is also producing a fourth cd—a collection of Story Jam songs—for indie label Hipchick Records.