The Book Stall After Hours Comedy Series

The Book Stall After Hours Comedy Series - September 4, 2018

THE FOURTH IN OUR SERIES OF THE BOOK STALL AFTER HOURS COMEDY SERIES  (SOLD OUT--look ahead to October and November Comedy Nights where there are still tickets available!)

The Book Stall in association with Laible Productions, Inc. invite you to join us for a night filled with laughter in your own backyard 

$25.00 gets you a reserved seat at the show, a $5 gift certificate to The Book Stall, and a $5 gift certificate to Good Grapes. Plus, you don't have to go downtown and pay for parking, were bringing downtown to you!  You can get your tickets here.

Comics September 4th...

Richard Laible: Richard Laible is an alumnus of Chicagos The Second City, iO and a founding member of The Annoyance Theater. He has written and performed in hundreds of corporate industrials for numerous Fortune 500 companies including Discover Card, HP, Sony, Cisco, Motorola, McDonalds, Kraft, IBM, SAP and many, many more. Richard is a Co-Producer of The Bookstall After Dark comedy series. Richard and his family reside in Winnetka, Illinois. Richard also likes Pina Coladas and getting caught in the rain, making love at midnight in the dunes on the Cape.

Melissa Richelle is a Chicago based stand-up comic whose sets deal with relationships, being a female, and race. Her sprinkled in vulgarity is just enough to let you know although she is very sweet, she is also hella fun. She has opened for Loni Love, Godfrey, Brent Morin, Jason Collings and performed at The Improv, Zanies, Jokes and Notes, and other clubs around the Midwest. Melissa was the first female to win Snubfest and has been a part of The Burbank Comedy Festival, and headlined the Chicago Womens Funny Festival. 

Chris Trani is a fantastic up-and-coming standup comedian from Chicago, who strives to integrate all forms of comedy into his act: standup, storytelling, one-liners, crowd work; and if need be, he can do it all in Spanish! Winner of National Public Radio's The MOTH and the SNUBFEST Comedy Festival in 2015, Chris has shared the stage with TJ Miller, Roy Wood Jr. of The Daily Show, and Dov Davidoff of HBOs CRASHING. Chris is also a regular at The House of Blues and can be seen performing all throughout Chicago.

Mike Toomey sharp delivery, quick wit and unique style has been a favorite at comedy clubs and special events since 1982.  Seen daily on The WGN Morning News in Chicago, Mike has appeared in concert with such names as Wayne Newton, Crosby, Stills & Nash, George Carlin and Reba McEntyre. He has performed on numerous television programs including; HBO's U.S. comedy Arts Festival in Aspen Colorado; MTV's Half Hour Comedy Hour; and A&E's Comedy on the Road. The Chicago Tribune calls Mike, "One of the funniest and most talented performers to ever work in Chicago." For an evening of uncontrollable laughs, Mike Toomey is a sure choice!

Event date: 

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Event address: 

The Book Stall
811 Elm Street