SHOWBIZ NATION LIVE! with Michael Roberts/Interview with Actor AMADEO FUSCA

MEN ARE FROM MARS-WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS LIVE star AMADEO FUSCA discusses the hit play as well as the importance of comedy in this socio-political environment.

AMADEO FUSCA currently performs on the Upright Citizens Brigade Maude House Sketch Comedy team Hot Bird. In 2013, he won the legendary Friars Club “So You Think You Can Roast?” competition beating out 55 other comedians, roasting 80s child star Ricky Schroeder, and NBA Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman in the process.

Showbiz Nation LIVE! Interview with Actor AMADEO FUSCA from Showbiz Chicago on Vimeo.

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ILLINOIS NATIVE MARK ROBERTS, CREATOR OF HIT TV SITCOM MIKE & MOLLY, DEBUTS MIDWEST PREMIERE OF COMEDY NEW COUNTRY

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Stand-up comedian, actor and writer Mark Roberts returns home for the Midwest Premiere of The New York Times’ Critics’ Pick NEW COUNTRY at The Den Theater,1333 N. Milwaukee Ave.  The no-holds-barred show, described by Stage and Cinema as a“…hilarious, poignant, and at times heart-wrenching comedic drama,” previews February 20, 2016 and runs through May 14, 2016.  Under the direction of Ian Streicher, the uncensored comedy about a country star’s Nashville bachelor party going wildly amiss is sure to entertain audiences looking to push the proverbial envelope for a moving and hilarious night out. Read more

MEN ARE FROM MARS – WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS LIVE! RETURNS FEBRUARY 9-21, 2016

image006Broadway In Chicago is pleased to announce that Men Are From Mars – Women Are From Venus LIVE!, the one-man fusion of theatre and stand-up starring Peter Story, is a light-hearted theatrical comedy based on the New York Times #1 best-selling book of the last decade by John Gray, is back by popular demand to play the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place (175 E Chestnut) February 9-21, 2016. Individual tickets go on sale to the public on Friday, October 30. Moving swiftly through a series of vignettes, the show covers everything from dating and marriage to the bedroom. Read more

One Night Only! COMEDIAN JEN KOBER TO PLAY CHICAGO Sunday, August 9 at The Den Theatre Benefitting Interrobang Theatre Project

JenKoberLouisiana comedian JEN KOBER will bring her southern brand of down-home comedy to the Windy City for one night only on Sunday, August 9 at 7 pm for an evening benefitting Interrobang Theatre Project at The Den Theatre, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago. The event will also include live jazz by Louisiana native Zakk Garner, food, a cash bar and raffle. Tickets are currently available at www.interrobangtheatre.org. Read more

SHOWBIZ NATION LIVE! Interview The Walking Dead’s JOSH McDERMITT

SHOWBIZ NATION LIVE! Interview The Walking Dead’s JOSH McDERMITT from SHOWBIZ CHICAGO on Vimeo.

Josh McDermitt_A_0014JOSH McDERMITT discusses his role as Dr. Eugene Porter on AMC’s hit tv show THE WALKING DEAD as well as his upcoming appearance at Walker Stalker Con on Saturday February 21st and Sunday February 22nd in Chicago. Pictures courtesy of AMC and Isaac Sterling .  For more information on The Walking Dead visit AMCtv.com

DATES: Saturday February 21st and Sunday February 22nd
TIME: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
LOCATION: Navy Pier: 600 East Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

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