KIDNAPPED! Presents The Big Ass Sketch Revue, an exhibition of the best sketch comedy from all around the Windy City. Performances will range from ensemble sketches to video sketches, characters, and more! No longer will you need to drive all around town to catch the best sketch comedy—The Big Ass Sketch Revue brings together the city’s best sketch teams and solo sketch artists for an incredibly fun night of insanity all under one roof! Featuring sketches by Maggie Winters, Parker Callahan, Jordan Stafford, Evan Mills, Steven Haas, Gag Reflex, and many more of Chicago’s favorite comedy acts!
KIDNAPPED! is a sketch and improv group featuring Cassidy Kulhanek, Michael Serio, and Patrick Murphy. When not performing comedy, KIDNAPPED! can often be found fighting for their lives in state-sanctioned underground battle pits.
Maggie Winters is a Chicago fried comedian who’s been featured in Vulture and Nylon and has opened for Hannah Einbinder and Colin Jost.
Parker is a comedian who loves commercials and serious songs. Catch him weekly at the Holy Fuck Comedy Hour at the Annoyance on Friday nights, and online @parkthelark on all socials.
Jordan Stafford is a writer, comedian, and illustrator. He is a member of the Second City’s Traveling Tour Company, performed on the Viacom CBS 2022 Showcase, and was one of JFL’s Fresh Faces for 2022.
Evan Mills is a comedian and a member of the Second City Main Stage ensemble. He is the co-creator of the Second City’s smash hit, Queer Eye: The Musical Parody.
Hobert Thompson is a comedian, writer, and podcaster originally from North Carolina. He is the co-founder of the satirical news site Chicago Genius Herald and the star of Hello! It’s Hobert on CANTV public access. He wasn’t sure if this bio was supposed to be funny, so if it is, read it in a clown voice?
Steven Haas is a standup comedian and filmmaker. His online sketch videos have garnered millions of views and he has been featured on TV shows such as Chicago’s One Night Standup and Nashville Tonight.
Aaron Klopfer is a Chicago based absurdist who bought a video camera he doesn’t quite know how to use, but thinks he’ll get the hang of it soon.
JAKE PRIZANT & HANNAH MOSER
Jake Prizant and Hannah Moser are two of Chicago’s #1 thespians. Catch them in Missed Call at The Annoyance or on the app Tik Tok.
Problemagic is a sketch trio made up of Skyler Higley, Nick Ogle, and Bayley Pokorny. Their videos have been viewed thousands of times online and have been presented at shows across Chicago.
CAN OF WORMS
Can of Worms is a comedy collective that has been making Chicago writhe with laughter with their brand of absurd and outrageous comedy.
MEGGIE AND LAURA
Meggie & Laura are a sketch duo. They are the funniest people alive.