Messing With New York!Monday, Jul 09, 2012 9:30pm
Bob Kulhan presents "Messing With New York! " a joyful, uncensored and improvised romp through Hell! "Messing With New York!" features improv legend Susan Messing and her talented cavalry of funny improviser friends from ImprovOlympic, Second City, The Annoyance Theatre, UCB , SNL, The Daily Show, The Colbert Report). Sit back, relax and enjoy long-form improvisation based on a single suggestion. TONIGHT'S FRIEND: Ali Farahnakian (30 Rock, Delocated, Louie, The PIT) Susan Messing, a NJ native and graduate of Northwestern University’s Theatre School, is an alumna of the iO, Second City’s Mainstage, and a founding member of Chicago’s infamous Annoyance Theatre. She is the creator of the Level two curriculum @ iO, and continues to teach at The Annoyance, Second City, and around the country. Susan is an adjunct instructor for DePaul University. Her standup act with her puppet, Jolly, was featured at the HBO/US Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, and on Comedy Central’s Premium Blend and NBC’s Late Fridays, and her most impressive bit movie role was as a bad stripper in a halo brace in Let’s Go to Prison! Susan has been an improviser and comedian for over twenty five. years. Chicago Magazine called her “Funniest Woman in Chicago,” Chicago Reader has named her “Best Improviser” and she is the recipient of The Chicago Improv Festival’s “Improviser of the Year.” You can see her fuck around every Thursday night in her critically-acclaimed show, Messing with a Friend, now in its 6th year at The Annoyance Theatre.