Check in at least 15 minutes prior to showtime.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Our seating is now automatically assigned by the date and time of ticket purchase/reservation. If you plan on coming with a party, please purchase tickets in advance together or call us at 630-410-8906 so that we can make the appropriate seating arrangements for your party. If we are unaware of your party when you arrive for the show, please be advised that we may not be able to seat your entire party together.
In addition, the venue reserves the right to resell tickets of any person/party that has not been seated by the scheduled show time.
No refunds will be issued, unless the event is cancelled by the venue or comedian.
Venue is a non-smoking property. Vape pens are also prohibited.
Management reserves the right to deny and refuse entry or remove parties that may be deemed a distraction to other guests. This includes those that may appear intoxicated or not abiding by venue policies.
DWAYNE KENNEDY is a stand-up comedian, actor and writer. As a producer, he won a 2019 Emmy Award Winner for the CNN original series United Shades of America.
Described as a “world-class stand-up” by The Village Voice and “legendary” by the Chicago Tribune, Dwayne is one of the funniest, most thought-provoking and influential comedians of our time. His satirical diversions and piercing perspective on social and world issues showcase a comedic genius heralded by the likes of Chris Rock and Marc Maron.
Winner of Best Comedian at the 2002 HBO US Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, Dwayne has performed on The Late Show with David Letterman, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, Jimmy Kimmel Live, The New Negroes and has both a Comedy Central Presents and Showtime special.
A former writer and correspondent for the Chris Rock-produced, critically acclaimed FX original series, Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell, Dwayne has also written for The Arsenio Hall Show (CBS) and The Orlando Jones Show (FX). Dwayne’s acting credits include roles on such classic series as Seinfeld, Martin, 227, Amen and the upcoming Lindy West/ Ahamefule J Oluo penned indie-film Thin Skin.
After self-releasing his debut EP in 2016, his first full-length comedy album Who The Hell Is Dwayne Kennedy? came out on Oak Head Records in May 2020. The album was produced by Ahamefule J. Oluo and co-produced by comedians W. Kamau Bell and Hari Kondabolu.