Pop-Up Magazine Presents
Pop-Up Magazine: Love Stories
6:30PM Doors | 7:30PM Show
An unforgettable live multimedia experience.
“Sweeping the nation with live performances of human interest stories…like an emotionally intellectual rock concert.”—Playbill
Pop-Up Magazine is the acclaimed live magazine show, featuring original and unforgettable true stories, art, music, and performance from the world’s great and emerging storytellers and journalists, accompanied by illustration, animation, film, photography, and an original score performed onstage by our musical collaborators, Magik*Magik Orchestra. Imagine a comedy show, play, concert, podcast, and film—all wrapped into one night.
Pop-Up Magazine will embark on a themed tour this fall: Love Stories. First loves and blind dates, heartbreak and missed connections, life-long companionship and chosen family. What does love mean to you? Pop-Up Magazine: Love Stories will explore powerful, hilarious, and moving stories about love in different forms: marriage, friendship, self-love, redemption, longing, and so much more.
With support from Google, Pop-Up Magazine: Love Stories will feature ASL interpreters, open captioning, and ADA accessible seating. For more information, please visit our FAQ.
Contributors to Pop-Up Magazine: Love Stories include writer and actor Ryan O’Connell (Netflix’s Special; Peacock’s Queer as Folk; author of I’m Special: And Other Lies We Tell Ourselves), poet Sarah Kay (Project VOICE), musician Victoria Canal (Elegy EP), poet and playwright Marc Bamuthi Joseph (The Just and The Blind, Watch Night, The Kennedy Center), radio producer Rachael Cusick (Radiolab), filmmaker Nadav Kurtz (Paraiso, a Sundance Film Festival selection), comedian Pamela Rae Schuller (“What Makes Me Tic”), and more
You can learn more at popupmagazine.com/lovestories.
“A sensation” – New York Times
“Beautiful” – Los Angeles Times
“Delightful humanity” – New York Magazine
“Better than comedy, better than film, better than theater. I laughed, I cried.”—Uproxx
“Picture sitting down with your smartest friends and consuming a magazine with the help of erudite narrators and live musical accompaniment….Your live event-starved senses will thank you.”—KQED
All transactions are final. No refunds. Late seating will be at the discretion of the House Manager.
Health & Safety
The Show Must Go On, But Safely
All ticket holders are encouraged, but not required, to be fully vaccinated or have a negative Antigen test taken within 24 hours or a negative PCR test taken within 48 hours before entering The Theatre at Ace Hotel.
Masks must be worn at all times while inside the building, except while actively eating and drinking.
The Theatre at Ace Hotel is a cashless venue. Visa, Mastercard + Amex are accepted.
Thanks for staying cool about it. We can’t wait to see you.