The NBC Universal Second City Break Out Comedy Festival is a new comedy fest spotlighting some of the country’s best diverse voices in sketch, improvisation and stand-up. Hosted by Al Madrigal (NBC’s “About a Boy”) (June 5) and Ron Funches (NBC’s “Undateable”) (June 6), the event will feature performances highlighting diverse and emerging comedic talent and an industry panel event.
Featured performers include Joel Boyd, Nigel Downer, Calvin Evans, Martin Morrow, Chucho Perez, Danielle Pinnock, Chris Redd, Jasbir Singh Velasquez, Kevin Vidal and Dominizuelan (Lorena Diaz and Wendy Mateo).
Tickets for the NBCUniversal Second City Break Out Comedy Festival start at $20.00 and are available online at www.UPComedyClub.com or by phone at 312-662-4562.
Friday, June 5
7:30 PM – Opening Show
11:00 PM – Second City resident show at The Second City Mainstage Theatre
Saturday, June 6
8:00PM Show – Second City resident stage show at the E.T.C. Theatre
10:00 PM Show – Break Out Festival Closing Show at UP Comedy Club.