Social Media Guru
Please join us in welcoming Brynne Ramella to the LAFS team as the Social Media Coordinator! Brynne will be helping to manage LAFS’ social media accounts along with assisting in posting news and updates about the Chicago comedy community. Brynne is an essential addition to the LAFS team as we continue to grow and produce more and more content. Read More
THIRSTY FOR MORE?
Heads up folks, Thirsty: The Premiere Improv Drinking Party is holding auditions for full-time cast members for its seventh season at the Apollo Studio Theater. Guys, it’s drinking and improv, what’s not to like? Read More
Yanky Your Candle
I’ve never really been into candles, but “Inside Yanky Candle” may have just changed that. Written by comedy duo Ayala Skopp and Drew Anderson, the video lets us into the minds of those who give candles their quirky and nonsensical names. Check it out, but be warned: you will never be able to look at a Yankee Candle without giggling ever again. Read More
LAFS TO TAKE OVER PUBLIC HOUSE
For the very first time, LAFS is hosting a one-night only comedy event – a theatre takeover, if you will. Thursday, October 2nd LAFS will morph into LAFS RIOT hosting twelve sketch and improv performances, in four shows at The Public House Theatre. LAFS RIOT will also be partnering with Gilda’s Club Chicago and that’s just the beginning…
The Comedy Expo Hits Tonight
With the absence of Just For Laughs in Chicago, this city was left with a gapping wide hole for standups. But fear not, The Comedy Exposition starts tonight and lasts throughout this weekend. I spoke with Matt Byrne, one of the producers of the festival, to get a few more details.