This October Improv-a-thon Takes Over Chicago
Who: Over 75 of the country’s most talented comedy groups
What: This October, Chicago will be saturated with comedic genius when over 75 improvisation organizations take the stage at the first ever Improv-a-thon at Uncle Fatty’s Rum Resort. This event is calling for all local actors, comedians, thespians and the like to come out and show Chicago what they have to offer. Each day, 10 troupes will have 25 minutes to perform in front of a live audience as well as 3 celebrity judges. The top contenders will move on to compete in the final round for the grand prize. This incredible week-long event will feature a wide variety of improv groups from around the country. The winning group will receive a grand prize of $10,000.
Where: Uncle Fatty’s Rum Resort
2833 N. Sheffield
Chicago, IL 60657
When: October 4-9, 2011