Four Star Comedy Fest

Here's your chance to ask the questions, learn the techniques and watch some of Chicago's top improv performers. The Four Star Comedy Fest is an all-day laugh expo with classes, discussions and improv performances (The Improvised Shakespeare Company, Cook County Social Club, Baby Wants Candy and Improv Nerd, featuring iO founder Charna Halpern, are scheduled to perform).
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Why go: </b>Former "Saturday Night Live" cast member Tim Meadows and his all-star troupe, Uncle's Brother (Brad Morris and Joe Canale), will headline.
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Reconsider:</b> Improv is too sketchy for your tastes.
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1 p.m. (classes), 7 p.m. (performances) Saturday at Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand Ave.; $39-$99, free for classes; 800-745-3000, ticketmaster.com</b>

( October 4, 2012 )

Here's your chance to ask the questions, learn the techniques and watch some of Chicago's top improv performers. The Four Star Comedy Fest is an all-day laugh expo with classes, discussions and improv performances (The Improvised Shakespeare Company, Cook County Social Club, Baby Wants Candy and Improv Nerd, featuring iO founder Charna Halpern, are scheduled to perform).

Why go: Former "Saturday Night Live" cast member Tim Meadows and his all-star troupe, Uncle's Brother (Brad Morris and Joe Canale), will headline.

Reconsider: Improv is too sketchy for your tastes.

1 p.m. (classes), 7 p.m. (performances) Saturday at Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand Ave.; $39-$99, free for classes; 800-745-3000, ticketmaster.com

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