Latest Past Events

Panel: The History of Chicago Comedy

The Annoyance Theatre & Bar 851 W Belmont Ave, Chicago

Chicago has stood at the center of modern comedy since the mid-1950's as mother-in-law jokes were being set aside for the cutting edge stand-up and the emergence of improv-based sketch comedy. Longtime Second City creative executives Anne Libera and Kelly Leonard will be co-moderators of a panel that will share rich insights and stories of ... Read more


Panel: Touring Internationally

The Den Theatre 1331 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago

Join us for this unique panel discussion led by World Comedy Expo Artistic Director, Saku Yanagawa. Saku will be joined by comedians from around the globe to discuss the international comedy circuit: how to get booked, where to get booked, how to adjust your material for different audiences, how to handle visas, etc… This panel ... Read more