Decolonizing Comedy

August 2 starting at 7:30 PM

They all met and navigated the comedy scene in Chicago and now they've all went on to find major success and make major moves on stages across the world and in film & television. These friends are all coming together to present a one-of-a-kind line up that is sure to make for one of Chicago funniest nights.

Featuring Chris Redd (SNL, Popstar, Netflix's Disjointed), Dewayne Perkins (Netflix's The Break with Michelle Wolf), Taneshian Rice (HBO, Kevin Hart Presents: The Next Level), Chicago's fave 3Peat Comedy (Comedy Central), Rashida "Sheedz" Olayiwola (HBO's Insecure), Kellye Howard (Comedy Central) with a special music performance by Aasia Lashay Bullock (Showtime's The Chi) and hosted Lisa Beasley (Comedy Central, ABC, NBC).

Sponsored by Black Ensemble Theatre, join us Thursday, Aug 2, 2018 at 8:30pm. Tickets: $30

4450 N. Clark Street. Chicago IL 60640

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Also join us from 7:30p-8:30 for a Rémy Martin Hosted Bar for Rémy Martin Sampling.

Tickets: $30

Please note: You will need to purchase a separate ticket to attend this show. Admittance is not included with a Wakandacon badge.

Remy Martin hosted bar