3rd Annual "Ode to your Mother" Mother's Day Showcase - Show starts at 8:30pm - Recommended to get there early for seating.
Host Kevin Haas is a full-time journalist that hails from Rockford Illinois. When he's not in the News Tower, he's at home thinking of weird stuff to say to strangers. Kevin can be seen in bars and comedy clubs all over the Midwest.
Guest Feature: Bryan Christopher
Main Feature Rebekah Gibson was raised in Wisconsin and started performing stand up in local Wisconsin bars and coffee shops. Now residing in Chicago, she is quickly making a name for herself performing all over the Midwest. In 2016, she opened for Randy and Mr. Lahey from The Trailer Park Boys and the cast of Jackass.
Headliner Marilee: For over 10 years Marilee has proven she’s an entertainer of limitless talent. From singer, songwriter to actress and comedian, she embodies what it truly means to be an entertainer. Born and raised on the West Side of Chicago, she began performing at 3 years. By age 16 she was performing as a demi-soloist with a professional dance company, “Fred Baker’s West Indian Folk Dance Company”. During that time she performed in more than 50 productions. After performing for more than 4 years with West Indian Folk Dance Company her passion for theater was ignited. Appearing in “The Wiz”, “Passion Play”, “Crossed” & many more. Marilee began performing as a comedian in September of 2010. Featured at “Jokes & Notes” “TBS Just For Laughs” “Dick Gregory & Friends” “Chicago Funny Women's Festival” “Up Comedy Club” “The Second City”. Marilee wrote, produced, & starred in her sold out, one woman show, “Marilee Live”. She dazzles audiences with her infectious smile and entertaining persona.