8:30 pm20:30

Chicago Hot Spurs Christmas Party

  • Atlantic Bar & Grill

semi-private party, but welcome to join in on the fun. $30 for all you can handle.

12 comedians! Each with approximately six minutes but no one ever keeps track. Hear some great routines from Luca Ferro, Matt Reed, Zak Stemer, Steve Marshall, Mike Wasz, myself and others.

Atlantic Bar & Grill - Chicago!

7:00 pm19:00

Storytelling at Uncommon Ground

  • Uncommon Ground

Tenx9 night at Uncommon Ground. Nine talented storytellers have up to 10 minutes each to tell a true story around a theme. October's theme is 'fear.' It ought to be fun!

I know Uncommon Ground is fantastic and has great eats and brews, so you've got that going for you.

8:00 pm20:00

Comedy Night at The Atlantic!

  • The Atlantic Bar & Grill

I get a set at the Atlantic in Chicago!

It's really Matt Reed's event and will be a comedy extravaganza as Matt can rock it with the best! I'll be there with Steve Marshall, Luca Ferro and Zach Steker (I hope) and I confident another Matt - Schwartzwalder!

9:30 pm21:30

Stand-Up set at Goal Line!

  • Goal Line

Comedy Night at Goal Line!

Lovely downtown Crystal Lake right on Brinks Street. Ten or so comics (including me) will be there to make you laugh using approximately 10 minutes each!

Cost? Pfft. It's free! Free I tell you!

9:30 pm21:30

Stand-Up at GoalLine!

Goal Line and Steve Marshall present an evening of comedy! I will be there along with a few other comedians. How long will I be holding the mic? About 10 minutes. I know right? Long time holdey micey. Dang!

Just be there. It's free for Jesus H sake. And GoalLine's food is fabulous!

8:00 pm20:00


  • Abram Gale Lounge

Abram Gale Lounge in Chicago (aka Elmwood Park but whatever).

I have been offered 8 minutes by the lovely host Danette Mark and I have taken it. Will you laugh? Heck yes. I will be smacking around that mic along with a few other selected comics.

7:00 pm19:00


A 10-minute performance. Subject: Spring Break the "LA Story." It's a doozy. It will be held amongst nine other storytellers at Uncommon Ground in Wrigleyville.

9:30 pm21:30


Comedic performance (of a sort). I will be co-emceeing with Steve Marshall to introduce comedians and tossing out in-between act jokes at Goal Line in beautiful downtown Crystal Lake. Get there early to get a table. I'm serious.