WBEZ | The Chicago Center for the Performing Arts http://www.wbez.org/tags/chicago-center-performing-arts Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en The Edge Comedy Club celebrates 10 years of first-time funny folks http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-04-12/edge-comedy-club-celebrates-10-years-first-time-funny-folks-85065 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2011-April/2011-04-12/Dan Odd Flickr Steve Scap.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Ten years ago on Friday, April 15, <a href="http://www.theedgecomedyclub.com/" target="_blank">The Edge Comedy Club</a> got underway. The showcase is a space for new and aspiring comedians to test-run their funny in front of audiences. To celebrate this milestone the club will host shows featuring old and new players. <a href="http://www.daveodd.com/" target="_blank">Dave Odd</a> is the founder of Edge, and he spoke to <em>Eight Forty-Eight</em>.<br> <br> Odd will be celebrating a decade worth of belly-laughs this weekend with anniversary shows at Edge's current home <a href="http://www.theaterland.com/CCPA/Welcome.html" target="_blank">The Chicago Center for the Performing Arts</a>.</p></p> Tue, 12 Apr 2011 13:51:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-04-12/edge-comedy-club-celebrates-10-years-first-time-funny-folks-85065