Gigs


Ten Dollar Comedy

Tue 28 January 2020

8:30pm

Chicago

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An improv and variety show.

Tuesday January 28, 8:30pm
Judy’s Beat Lounge, The Second City (230 W North Ave, Chicago)
$10

(Book here)

What I’m doing: Playing comedy songs from the piano, then playing music for the host team Potential Boyfriends.

ComedySportz

Sat 1 February 2020

6:00pm

Chicago

Competitive short-form improv.

Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays
ComedySportz Chicago (929 W Belmont Ave, Chicago)
$25

(Book here)

What I’m doing: I’m music director at the keyboards.

Past My Bedtime

Sat 1 February 2020

10:30pm

Chicago

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An improvised talk show followed by a sketch show.

Writers: Catherine Cable-Barber, Kirsten Butler, Nick Coffman, Rosie Kreitman, Melissa Lapray, Stephanie Westfall, & Geoff Winston.
Performers: Catherine Cable-Barber, Nick Coffman, Melissa Lapray, Stephanie Westfall, Angad Verma, & Geoff Winston.
Music Director: Robbie Ellis.
Directors: Kirsten Butler & Geoff Winston

Saturdays, February 1 to 22, 10:30pm
Donny’s Skybox, Second City (230 W North Ave, Chicago)
$13/$11/$7

(Show details & tickets)

What I’m doing: I’m music director, doing the original sound design and playing the keys.

ComedySportz

Fri 7 February 2020

8:00pm

Chicago

Competitive short-form improv.

Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays
ComedySportz Chicago (929 W Belmont Ave, Chicago)
$25

(Book here)

What I’m doing: I’m music director at the keyboards.

The Best of the Second City

Sat 8 February 2020

4:00pm

Chicago

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Classic archive sketches and songs, plus some improv.

Saturday February 8, 4:00pm
Second City Mainstage (1616 N Wells St, Chicago)

(Tickets | About the show)

What I’m doing: playing keys and operating sound as music director.

Past My Bedtime

Sat 8 February 2020

10:30pm

Chicago

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An improvised talk show followed by a sketch show.

Writers: Catherine Cable-Barber, Kirsten Butler, Nick Coffman, Rosie Kreitman, Melissa Lapray, Stephanie Westfall, & Geoff Winston.
Performers: Catherine Cable-Barber, Nick Coffman, Melissa Lapray, Stephanie Westfall, Angad Verma, & Geoff Winston.
Music Director: Robbie Ellis.
Directors: Kirsten Butler & Geoff Winston

Saturdays, February 1 to 22, 10:30pm
Donny’s Skybox, Second City (230 W North Ave, Chicago)
$13/$11/$7

(Show details & tickets)

What I’m doing: I’m music director, doing the original sound design and playing the keys.

Tuesdays@9

Tue 11 February 2020

9:00pm

Chicago

A cold reading session.

Tuesday February 11, 9:00pm
Chicago Dramatists (1105 W Chicago Ave, Chicago)
Free

(Tuesdays@9)

What I’m doing: Playing a couple of comedy songs in between cold reads.

Laughing for All the Wrong Reasons

Thu 13 February 2020

7:30pm ET

Lynchburg VA

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Classic archive sketches and songs, plus some improv.

Thursday February 13, 7:30pm
Academy Center for the Arts (600 Main St, Lynchburg, Virginia)

(Tickets | About the show)

What I’m doing: playing keys and operating sound as music director.

The Best of Second City

Fri 14 February 2020

8:00pm ET

Charleston WV

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Classic archive sketches and songs, plus some improv.

Friday February 14, 8:00pm
Clay Center (1 Clay Square, Charleston, West Virginia)

(Tickets | About the show)

What I’m doing: playing keys and operating sound as music director.

Laughing for All the Wrong Reasons

Sat 15 February 2020

7:00pm ET

Princeton WV

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Classic archive sketches and songs, plus some improv.

Saturday February 15, 7:00pm
Chuck Mathena Center (2 Stafford Commons, Princeton, West Virginia)

(Tickets | About the show)

What I’m doing: playing keys and operating sound as music director.

The Best of the Second City

Mon 17 February 2020

8:00pm

Chicago

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Classic archive sketches and songs, plus some improv.

Monday February 17, 8:00pm
Second City Mainstage (1616 N Wells St, Chicago)

(Tickets | About the show)

What I’m doing: playing keys and operating sound as music director.

Laughing for All the Wrong Reasons

Wed 19 February 2020

7:30pm

Macomb IL

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Classic archive sketches and songs, plus some improv.

Wednesday February 19, 7:30pm
Western Illinois University Grand Ballroom (1 University Cir, Macomb, Illinois)

(Tickets | About the show)

What I’m doing: playing keys and operating sound as music director.

RIFF

Fri 21 February 2020

10:30pm

Chicago

Chicago’s Music Improv Party.

Every Friday & Saturday, 10:30pm
iO Chicago (1501 N Kingsbury St, Chicago)
$20/$15

(Book here | RIFF on Facebook)

What I’m doing: music directing from multiple keyboards.

Past My Bedtime

Sat 22 February 2020

10:30pm

Chicago

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An improvised talk show followed by a sketch show.

Writers: Catherine Cable-Barber, Kirsten Butler, Nick Coffman, Rosie Kreitman, Melissa Lapray, Stephanie Westfall, & Geoff Winston.
Performers: Catherine Cable-Barber, Nick Coffman, Melissa Lapray, Stephanie Westfall, Angad Verma, & Geoff Winston.
Music Director: Robbie Ellis.
Directors: Kirsten Butler & Geoff Winston

Saturdays, February 1 to 22, 10:30pm
Donny’s Skybox, Second City (230 W North Ave, Chicago)
$13/$11/$7

(Show details & tickets)

What I’m doing: I’m music director, doing the original sound design and playing the keys.

ComedySportz

Sat 22 February 2020

6:00pm

Chicago

Competitive short-form improv.

Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays
ComedySportz Chicago (929 W Belmont Ave, Chicago)
$25

(Book here)

What I’m doing: I’m music director at the keyboards.

ComedySportz

Sat 22 February 2020

8:00pm

Chicago

Competitive short-form improv.

Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays
ComedySportz Chicago (929 W Belmont Ave, Chicago)
$25

(Book here)

What I’m doing: I’m music director at the keyboards.

The Greatest Story Never Told

Sat 22 February 2020

3:00pm

Chicago

An improvised story for children!

Saturdays & Sundays, February 16 to March 22, 3:00pm
Newport Theater (956 W Newport Ave, Chicago)
$20-$30

(GSNT website | Tickets)

What I’m doing: Music directing from the keyboard.

Frogprov Présente

Sun 23 February 2020

7:30pm

Chicago

Improv in both French and English!

Sunday February 23, 7:30pm
Chris Farley Cabaret, iO (1501 N Kingsbury St, Chicago)
$12

(Book tickets | Facebook event | Frogprov on Facebook)

What I’m doing: improvising on stage and playing piano!

RIFF

Fri 28 February 2020

10:30pm

Chicago

Chicago’s Music Improv Party.

Every Friday & Saturday, 10:30pm
iO Chicago (1501 N Kingsbury St, Chicago)
$20/$15

(Book here | RIFF on Facebook)

What I’m doing: music directing from multiple keyboards.

ComedySportz

Sat 29 February 2020

6:00pm

Chicago

Competitive short-form improv.

Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays
ComedySportz Chicago (929 W Belmont Ave, Chicago)
$25

(Book here)

What I’m doing: I’m music director at the keyboards.

ComedySportz

Sat 29 February 2020

8:00pm

Chicago

Competitive short-form improv.

Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays
ComedySportz Chicago (929 W Belmont Ave, Chicago)
$25

(Book here)

What I’m doing: I’m music director at the keyboards.

The Greatest Story Never Told

Sat 29 February 2020

3:00pm

Chicago

An improvised story for children!

Saturdays & Sundays, February 16 to March 22, 3:00pm
Newport Theater (956 W Newport Ave, Chicago)
$20-$30

(GSNT website | Tickets)

What I’m doing: Music directing from the keyboard.

That Sunday Show

Sun 8 March 2020

8:00pm

Chicago

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An improv and variety show.

Sunday March 8, 8:00pm
Judy’s Beat Lounge, The Second City (230 W North Ave, Chicago)
$10/$5

(Book here | That Sunday Show website)

What I’m doing: Playing comedy songs from the piano, then playing music for the improv session.

The Greatest Story Never Told

Sat 14 March 2020

3:00pm

Chicago

An improvised story for children!

Saturdays & Sundays, February 16 to March 22, 3:00pm
Newport Theater (956 W Newport Ave, Chicago)
$20-$30

(GSNT website | Tickets)

What I’m doing: Music directing from the keyboard.

Ten Dollar Comedy

Tue 17 March 2020

8:30pm

Chicago

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An improv and variety show.

Tuesday March 17, 8:30pm
Judy’s Beat Lounge, The Second City (230 W North Ave, Chicago)
$10

(Book here)

What I’m doing: Playing comedy songs from the piano (including Boston Sports for St Patrick’s Day), then playing music for the host team Potential Boyfriends.

The Greatest Story Never Told

Sat 21 March 2020

3:00pm

Chicago

An improvised story for children!

Saturdays & Sundays, February 16 to March 22, 3:00pm
Newport Theater (956 W Newport Ave, Chicago)
$20-$30

(GSNT website | Tickets)

What I’m doing: Music directing from the keyboard.