The Trials & Errors of Romance.
We place a lot of value on romantic relationships, so it always hurts to have them crumble. The simple truth is: not all couples are going to last. Though the thought may be disheartening, Dating: Adults Embracing Failure highlights the moments of hilarity and happiness in all relationships and proves that success is impossible without a little trial and error along the way. Read More
Solo Sketch Tourney
The Playground Theater brings you Give Me 500, a weekend long celebration of solo sketch comedy. This event will be held Friday and Saturday, August 1st and 2nd. Cash prizes and the honor of being the inaugural Give Me 500 Champion will be doled out at the conclusion of the event.
First Annual Improv Retreat = Success
The first annual Improv Retreat was about a month ago. It was incredible. To assist others in making their decision to attend next year, I’ve put together a brief rundown of what you could expect. One thing’s for sure: it’s a good time.
Stand-up Round Up
Heads up Chicago, July 11-13th The Comedy Exposition of 2014 will be spreading throughout Lakeview, Wicker Park and Logan Square. Chicago-based stand-ups Katie McVay, Stephanie Hasz, Zach Peterson and Goodrich Gevaart along with comedy producer and freelance writer Matt Byrne have pulled together a stand-up showcase to fill the void of Just For Laughs. Read More
Don’t Miss Yours
Opportunity Rocks is a satirical look on the backhanded stereotypes that fuel America and its promises of “opportunity.” Greg Ott and Bryan Duff have skillfully crafted a smart, informative and introspective show that I recommend for anyone interested in a thoughtful challenge and earned laugh.