You have the power to combat winter’s chill with body-warming, gut-busting laughs throughout Kingsmill’s Comedy Weekend, January 26-27, 2018. On Friday and Saturday night, a lineup of some of the nation’s funniest comics will perform live to keep you hilariously entertained and rolling in the aisles. Don’t miss out on all the LOLs and ROTFLs delivered during these two family-friendly shows-seating is limited so book today!
Shows run from 8PM to 10:15PM each night, with doors opening at 7:30PM. This will be reserved table seating, and a full bar and a limited food menu will be available. Package includes:
Packages available starting at $129/person based on double occupancy! Package not available with other discounts or promotions, or for groups. There is a 21-day cancellation requirement for the Comedy Weekend package.
Brian is one of Chicago’s most sought after stand-up comics. He has performed at comedy clubs and concert venues all across the country. With his fresh upbeat style Brian has astonished the comedy world with his thought-provoking views of what people find funny. He uses his act as a conduit to explore some of life’s less discussed topics and has been honing his craft for the past 13 years. Has the unique ability that combines his quick wit, audience interaction and cleaver material, which he delivers seamlessly. Brian has incredible instincts and an undeniable talent to make audiences laugh!
Comedian Dean Napolitano is a throwback to the great comedians of yesteryear, only with a modern twist that makes him one of the most prevalent comedians working today. A true storyteller with imaginative delivery that makes audiences feel as if they have been through each experience themselves.
Born in Long Island New York, Dean Napolitano first cut his teeth on the comedy scene working for clubs throughout Florida and the Southeast. Napolitano has been seen on the small screen in a variety of shows on various networks. His TV credits include, Army Wives (Lifetime), Burn Notice (TBS), Good Morning America, Three Rivers (CBS), What About Brian (ABC), Heroes (NBC), Las Vegas(NBC), and The Shield (FX). Dean is also a favorite among Hollywood’s elite opening for the likes of Don Rickles and Joan Rivers, and he is on the talent roster of the world famous Messina Baker Entertainment Corporation that represents such Hollywood heavyweights as Drew Carey, and Tim Allen.
Armed with a megawatt smile and a pocket full of dreams, Erin Jackson is poised to conquer the world of stand-up. In fact, she’d probably be a superstar by now if her friends and family hadn’t spent so many years hating on her dreams and stealing her joy.
Since first making a name for herself at colleges and east coast comedy clubs, Erin’s conversational style and relatable humor have helped to propel her onto the national stage. Erin was a semifinalist NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” and co-hosted three seasons of “Exhale,” a provocative and candid talk series on Magic Johnson’s ASPiRE television network.
Erin can be seen nightly in many of New York City’s top comedy clubs, and has performed stand-up on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” OWN’s “Wanda Sykes Presents Herlarious,” Comedy Central’s “Live at Gotham,” AXS TV’s “Gotham Comedy Live” and TV Guide Network’s “Standup in Stilettos.” She has appeared on NFL Network, VH-1 and TV Guide Network as a panelist on sports and pop-culture countdown shows, and she also works as a voice-over artist, lending her vocals most recently to the Morgan Spurlock-produced “We the Economy” documentary series.
A proud alumna of Howard University, Erin is obsessed with the Philadelphia Eagles.
With 20+ years in the making, Dale accentuates his machine gun style delivery with a healthy dose of animated faces and then combines that with quick improvisations and well-placed physical comedy. Basically he leaves the audience wishing they had his energy. In fact, forget "high energy"-- this guy is just plain nuts. His shows are always a night you won't soon forget.
In addition to his training at the world renowned Second City, Dale has had numerous television appearances including The Very Funny Show (TBS), Last Comic Standing Season Six (NBC), 30 Seconds to Fame (Fox), and The Comedy Network in Canada. If you don’t blink you might see him in the 2003 MGM movie "Out Of Time" with Denzel Washington.
Dale is a regular on Sirius XM's "Blue Collar Channel" and has performed at countless clubs, colleges, corporate functions, cruise ships and comedy festivals. To date he is the winner of the Comedy 10K, Laughlin Comedy Festival & San Diego Comedy Festival.
Jon has appeared on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert and the Late Show with David Letterman, has been featured in Maxim Magazine, and was the host of the widely popular podcast, “In the Tank”. A prolific monologist with universal appeal, Jon focuses on the idiosyncrasies of city living. Shortly after moving to NYC from his native Boston, he was chosen as one of Comedy Central’s Fresh Faces of Comedy and named one of Back Stage Magazine’s 10 Standout Stand-ups.
His appearance on Last Comic Standing 4 – where he was the New York City Capital One Audience Favorite – earned him wide recognition and a new legion of fans. His other TV appearances include Comedy Central’s Premium Blend, VH1, Celebrity Apprentice, and 3 Men and a Chick Flick on the WE Network where he served as a host. Interestingly, the credit people seem most impressed by was that he was handpicked to open for Jerry Seinfeld in 2009 at Gotham Comedy Club. Most recently, he was invited to perform at this year’s TBS “Just For Laughs” Comedy Festival in Chicago.
Jon also tours the country performing in theaters and colleges, corporate events and clubs. A staple in the NYC scene, he is a favorite at Gotham Comedy Club, the Comedy Cellar, and the World Famous Comic Strip Live.
Most recently, Michael Palascak finished in the top 5 of last season of NBC’s Last Comic Standing. His stand-up is clean, original, and funny. Michael makes fun of everything from T-Mobile to his relationship with his way too honest girlfriend. Marah Eakin, A.V. Club, calls Michael “A stand-up guy...He’s nice, charming.” Drew Hunt, Chicago Reader, writes, “In a lot of ways, he represents the ideal antidote to the sort of unbridled cynicism that pervades much of contemporary stand-up...(He) helps us to remember the escapist value of comedy.”
He began his career with two network television performances on The Late Show with David Letterman and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno within 6 months of each other. His resume’ has grown since to include two appearances on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson and a half hour special on the inaugural season of Comedy Central’s The Half Hour. Last year Rooftop Comedy released Michael’s debut comedy album Job Opening to the digital and audio world
Fresh, frenetic, and self-deprecating to a fault, Don Friesen’s comedy is outrageously physical yet thoroughly relatable. Don’s willingness to admit his flaws and exploit them for maximum comedic potential has a way of not only entertaining, but at the same time tapping into the humanity in all of us. It’s a uniquely fun, clever, and clean act with an incredibly broad appeal—an act that has earned him rave reviews and die-hard fans throughout the country.
Don is a two time winner of the San Francisco Comedy Festival who has recently taken his smart, savvy, and highly-caffeinated comedy to the stage at the Alex Theatre in Glendale, CA, for the taping of his new Showtime one-hour special titled "Ask Your Mom." In his first nationally released concert special, Don delivers a winning hour of clever, true-to-life “he’s talking about my family up there” comedy that manages to be adult-smart yet family-friendly.