WBEZ | standup comedy http://www.wbez.org/tags/standup-comedy Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Comedian Dwayne Kennedy stops in with his standup http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-04-14/comedian-dwayne-kennedy-stops-his-standup-85176 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2011-April/2011-04-14/Dwayne-Kennedy1.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Until recently comedian <a href="http://dwaynekennedy.net/bio" target="_blank">Dwayne Kennedy</a> has had a self-imposed start-stop-start-stop approach to his career. But he’s still earned writing deals and coveted spots on late night shows.<br> <br> Kennedy will be performing several stand-up gigs at <a href="http://www.chicago.zanies.com/news.php?NewsSection=Dwayne+Kennedy" target="_blank">Zanies</a> in Chicago. He stopped by <em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> to talk about his career – from slinging cones off the back of an ice cream truck to cracking wise at clubs and on TV.</p><p><em>Music Button: Dirty Vegas, "Round and Round", from the CD Electric Love, (Om Records)</em></p><p>&nbsp;</p></p> Thu, 14 Apr 2011 13:14:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-04-14/comedian-dwayne-kennedy-stops-his-standup-85176