Latest Past Events

Workshop: Improv for Stand Up

The Annoyance Theatre & Bar 851 W Belmont Ave, Chicago

Is your joke writing killing it, but you are finding yourself tied to your pre-planned delivery? This workshop will help you improvise your way through tricky moments, audience interactions, and the dreaded “oh shit I forgot what I am doing next!” situations. Join Rachael Mason and Susan Messing, two of the top improv teachers and ... Read more


Headshots with Sally Blood

The Den Theatre 1331 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago

Sally Blood has been in the entertainment industry for 30 years and has photographed the Chicago acting community for over a decade. This is your opportunity to book time with the most recommended headshot photographer in Chicago. Each 30-minute shoot will generate up to 30 unretouched high-resolution images which will be delivered 5 business days from ... Read more


Workshop: Secrets of Writing Topical Two-Line Jokes with Howard Johnson

The Annoyance Theatre & Bar 851 W Belmont Ave, Chicago

Great topical two-liners are treasured by SNL’s Weekend Update and late-night talk shows, and writers who can come up with a page of these are in demand. Longtime SNL head writer Jim Downey once said “I can tell everything I need to know about a prospective writer from one page of two-line jokes.” This one-hour ... Read more