Free! Laugh Factory presents Rebecca O’Neal (opened4 Bamford,Garofalo,Buress)
Laugh Factory Chicago presents
Rebecca O’Neal Live!
free with email RSVP to rebeccaonealcomedy AT gmail-DOT-com
Saturday – October 29, 2016
Laugh Factory Chicago
3175 N Broadway
Hosted by Nate Burrows
Sonal Agarwaal (began performing comedy in India)
Sonia Denis (Comedy Central’s Snapchat channel, Second City’s Afrofuturism)
Rachel McCartney (Laugh Factory regular)
Alex Kumin (Lincoln Lodge, Laugh Factory, Comedy Bar, opened for Aparna Nancherla, Todd Barry, Jen Kirkman)
(ALL HILARIOUS WOMEN!)
and your headliner
(Laugh Factory, UP Comedy Club, Zanies, Comedy Bar, Oddball Comedy Festival, Windy City Live, NPR, Vanity Fair, Gawker,tv, BITCH Magazine, Paper Magazine, opened for Janeane Garofalo, Maria Bamford, Hannibal Buress, The Daily Show’s Al Madrigal, Saturday Night Live’s Sasheer Zamata, Ron Funches, Eddie Pepitone, Joe DeRosa, Cameron Esposito, W. Kamau Bell, Baron Vaughn)
more info here:
and on Facebook here:
$17-$30 online and at the door
FREE with email RSVP to rebeccaonealcomedy AT gmail DOT com with your name and your guests’s names!
(with free entry to Laugh Factory shows, there is still a 2-drink minimum per person, but drinks are reasonably priced and don’t have to be alcoholic)
About Rebecca O’Neal:
Rebecca O’Neal is a Chicago based stand-up comedian and writer/editor whose work can be read on/in Vanity Fair Magazine, Gawker.tv, Splitsider.com, New York Magazine’s Vulture.com, Videogum.com, The Frisky, The Rumpus, Death and Taxes Magazine, and more.
Since she began stand-up comedy in early 2012, Rebecca has performed at Portland’s 2013, 2014, & 2016 Bridgetown Comedy Festival, RIOT LA Comedy Festival, The Comedy Exposition of 2014 & 2015, The Onion and The AV Club’s 2nd Annual 26th Annual Comedy Festival, NBCUniversal and Second City’s Break Out Comedy Festival, Oddball Comedy Festival 2016, Laugh Factory, UP Comedy Club, Chicago Underground Comedy, Comedians You Should Know, Chicago Women’s Funny Festival, Zanies, and many other showcases and clubs in and around Chicago. She has also opened for Maria Bamford, Janeane Garofalo, The Daily Show’s Al Madrigal, Saturday Night Live’s Sasheer Zamata, Jon Reep, Pete Correale, Hannibal Buress, Ben Kronberg, Baron Vaughn, John Caparulo, W. Kamau Bell, Ron Funches, Joe DeRosa, Cameron Esposito, and Eddie Pepitone.
Rebecca is a former cast member of the 14th season of Chicago’s historic Lincoln Lodge and a regular at Laugh Factory Chicago and host of the club’s weekly show Top Ten Tuesdays. Rebecca has appeared as a recurring guest on Vocalo.org’s Morning Amp and a guest comedy commentator or WBEZ’s Morning Shift with Tony Sarabia. She currently produces a monthly free, BYOB comedy showcase in Chicago called Congrats on Your Success (for which she does the promotion and public relations) that has been featured in/on WBEZ/NPR, The Chicago Tribune, Chicago Magazine, The Huffington Post, Vocalo.org, The Chicago Reader, The Red Eye’s Eat Drink Do column, Time Out Chicago, Gapers Block, Chicagoist, LoganSquarist, Chicago Now, ChooseChicago.com, AfterEllen.com and many local blogs and websites. Rebecca has been featured in Paper Magazine (the Kim Kardasian butt mag lol), Bitch Magazine, Huffington Post, and Huffington Post Chicago, Chicago Magazine, The Chicago Reader, The Chicago Tribune, Portland Monthly, AfterEllen.com and more.
Rebecca O’Neal is a hilariously cerebral and confessional young comic whose upbringing on Chicago’s southside coupled with her love of language and tendency toward introspection endear her to audiences of all backgrounds. By humorously and shamelessly mining her experiences, she makes the esoteric universal.