Comedian and actor Jim Gaffigan has a lot of voices. Not impressions of famous types--just voices–all funny! The laid-back-yet-gregarious onstage persona, the voice of his wife and he frequently mimics a disapproving audience member.
WTF's Marc Maron comes to Chicago for three nights of comedy. See the man described as "passionate, fearless, honest, self-absorbed, neurotic, and screamingly funny" by Arrested Development's David Cross. Louis C.K.
Luke Sienkowski is known to freaks, geeks and comedy fans as The Great Luke Ski. He mines the genre made famous by the likes of Weird Al Yankovic and Dr. Demento – parody songs. But his target audience is a bit narrower.
Brontosaurus? A sham. Triceratops? Awkward adolescent. Tyrannosaurus Rex? A total wuss. OK, maybe T-Rex was no wuss, but it definitely lacked dignity. It walked all bent over, may have been an opportunistic scavenger and possibly even had feathers.
Nora Dunn's most recent project has her teamed up with folks like Tim Conway, Sarah Silverman and Jeffrey Tambor. They’re among many honoring comedian Jonathan Winters in the new film Certifiably Jonathan. It’s currently on screen at the Gene Siskel Film Center through Feb.