Shipwreck Returns to Booksmith! Mary Poppins Edition

Shipwreck Returns to Booksmith! Mary Poppins Edition

Shipwreck Returns! Join us for a Very Special One-Off event as San Francisco’s premier Literary Erotic Fanfiction Competition gets the band back together: Amy hosts,…

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Shipwreck Presents: Stephen King's Greatest Hits

Shipwreck Presents: Stephen King’s Greatest Hits

Strap in for six of Stephen Kings terrifyingest, coke-iest, popular-iest books: The Shining, Misery, Carrie,It, Christine, and, of course, his seminal text on craft, On Writing. Featured writers TBA. $12…

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Shipwreck Presents: The Wind-up Bird Chronicle

Shipwreck Presents: The Wind-up Bird Chronicle

Murakami has a new book out on 10/9 (preorder link below), and censors in Hong Kong have declared it ‘obscene,’ so naturally, we’re going in. Don’t worry…

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Shipwreck presents Moby Dick

Shipwreck presents Moby Dick

It’s back to school, so this month, we’re taking our harpoons to noteworthy National Treasure and Greatest Love Story Ever Told: Herman Melville’s Moby Dick. Featured…

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Shipwreck Presents: Winnie the Pooh

Shipwreck Presents: Winnie the Pooh

Bring out your bear jokes. Sorry in advance! (Pants optional) Featured writers TBA. $12 advance, $15 door, ticket includes *open bar* for 21+, and admission to…

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Shipwreck Presents: A Streetcar Named Desire

Shipwreck Presents: A Streetcar Named Desire

Sexual tension, heavy drinking, sensitive characters, intolerable heat, and it all ends in madness? Yep, sounds like Shipwreck. Join us for the GOAT: Tennessee Williams’ A…

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Shipwreck Presents: Call Me By Your Name

Shipwreck Presents: Call Me By Your Name

June is Pride, so let’s do that one mainstream queer book that doesn’t end in tragedy! BYO Peach.   Featured writers TBA. $12 advance, $15…

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Shipwreck Presents A WRINKLE IN TIME

Shipwreck Presents A WRINKLE IN TIME

Climb in the tesseract and hold on to your Whatsits: we’re doing A Wrinkle in Time, because Chris Pine is in the movie.   Featured writers: Sarah Culver, Annalee…

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Shipwreck Presents READY PLAYER ONE (w/ Komedio!)

Shipwreck Presents READY PLAYER ONE (w/ Komedio!)

This March, we’re partnering with local geniuses Komedio Comedy to imagine a world that revolves around the specific movies and video games that One Dude likes.

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Shipwreck Presents: The Stepford Wives

Shipwreck Presents: The Stepford Wives

Finish the ironing and give up your photography dreams: Ira Levin’s The Stepford Wives gets the Shipwreck treatment.

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Shipwreck Presents: Stephen King's IT

Shipwreck Presents: Stephen King’s IT

Look forward to all the Stephen King staples you’ve come to expect from your humble Shipwreck crew.

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Shipwreck (and KML!) present: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Shipwreck (and KML!) present: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Join us in Fairyland, as we team up with the superstars at Killing My Lobster to bring you a Midsummer Night’s (Wet) Dream.

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Shipwreck's 50th Show Spectacular

Shipwreck’s 50th Show Spectacular

Guys, it’s our 50th show, and our 4-year anniversary!

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Shipwreck Presents: Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion

Shipwreck Presents: Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion

Six Great Writers destroy six notable characters from one Great Book.

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Shipwreck: 1984

Shipwreck: 1984

Erotic fan fiction inspired by 1984

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Shipwreck Presents: Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights

Shipwreck Presents: Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights

$10 advance, $12 door, open bar for 21+.

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Shipwreck: The Little House on the Prairie

Shipwreck: The Little House on the Prairie

This month, Shipwreck tries not to die of dysentery when we take it way back to Laura Ingalls Wilder’s The Little House on the Prairie (et al.).

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Shipwreck: Victor Hugo’s Les Misérables

Shipwreck: Victor Hugo’s Les Misérables

$10 advance, $12 door, open bar for 21+. Tickets on sale now, and seats are almost gone.

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Shipwreck: Stephen King’s PET SEMATARY

Shipwreck: Stephen King’s PET SEMATARY

Featured writers: Amanda Rosenberg, Kathleen Miller, Jamie Real, Lauren Wheeler, Nicole Love, and Elaine Gavin.

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Shipwreck Presents: Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451

Shipwreck Presents: Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451

In which we aim to make Mr. Bradbury rethink his position on censorship.

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Shipwreck Presents: Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code

Shipwreck Presents: Dan Brown’s The Da Vinci Code

Featured writers: Evan Burton, Michael Howley, Tara Marsden, Jared Schwartz,Na’amen Tilahun, and Ash Fisher.

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Shipwreck Presents: Sherlock at Bay Area Book Festival

Shipwreck Presents: Sherlock at Bay Area Book Festival

Featured writers: Vanessa Hua, Deborah Kenmore, Lily Miller, Anna Pulley, Mike Ottum, and Erin Spannan.

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Shipwreck Presents: Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland

Shipwreck Presents: Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland

Finally and at long last, the Shipwreck crew heads down the rabbit hole. Featured writers: 3-Time Champ Vivenne Pustell, Amanda Rosenberg, Damian Ledbetter, George Chen, Eden Temple, and Sarah Stanton.

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TMI Storytelling Variety Show: Relation Shipwrecked

TMI Storytelling Variety Show: Relation Shipwrecked

This month’s theme is “Relation Shipwrecked,” stories about love gone awry. The show starts at 7:30 but let’s meet up at seven so we can all have a drink before the show with Gina.

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Shipwreck Presents: A Song of Ice and Fire

Shipwreck Presents: A Song of Ice and Fire

Featured writers: Gabriel Cubbage,Alan Leggitt, Tomas Moniz, Red Scott,Maggie Tokuda-Hall, and Feb/March winner Vivenne Pustell.

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