It's one thing to play to a full house, it's quite another to draw a heart flush. Pure & Weary scored both Saturday night during their sold out Monster Show at the Second City's Beat Lounge. Of course, plenty of family showed up to cheer on our favorite sketch comics. But, so did fellow comedians, [...]
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A Step by Step guide to scoring a Full House and landing in 7th Heaven…also, the Monster Show is coming home!
18 reasons you’re going to love Pure and Weary
Based in Chicago, Pure and Weary is gearing up for a series of live shows in November. Meanwhile, you can treat yourself to their YouTube Channel. Here's why you'll be glad you did: Scripted comedy is a national treasure and we should support it as such. They're both middle children and could use some attention. [...]
Author! Author! Celebrating a Second City Writing Debut
When my daughter Katherine looked for material to write her award-winning Second City Works by Women comedy sketch, she mined a source familiar to all of us -- Homecoming. "Me, Myself, and Oh My!" debuted Friday night and told the story of a precocious, socially awkward 15-year old reluctantly preparing for a dance she isn’t [...]