I've been asked to be the very first act in this all-night marathon of comedy to benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention with a 20 minute set. It would mean a lot to me to see some of you nerds come out. I have lost a family member to suicide, so this is a cause VERY close to my heart!
Here is the current lineup/press release:
(A Benefit For Suicide Prevention)
The Playground Theater! (3209 N. Halsted)
Saturday June 13th at 11:59pm until Sunday June 14th at Noon!
With Your Hosts, Jack Midnight, The Puterbaugh Sisters, Nick Hausman, and Emily Candini!
15 Measly Dollars!
With Performances by
The Second City
The Hot Karl
Bye Bye Liver, The Chicago Drinking Play
iO's Improvised Fairy Tale
Whirled News Tonight
Children of A Lesser God
The Cast of The Best Church of God
Pudding, Thank You
Battleprov vs. The Chicago Improv Rebellion
And More to Come!
Musical Performances By
And MANY More to Come!
And Lots of Great Raffle Prizes!
ALL the money collected will go to 'The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention'. This organization provides funding for psychiatric research, counseling for families that have lost loved ones to Suicide, and public awareness about depression, suicide, and related issues.
If You Cannot Attend But Want to help!
Please tell your friends and spread the word about this show! We have no advertising budget! Also please consider going to http://www.theovernight.org/ and making a donation!
Please sign up for the Facebook event and help it gain momentum: