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COMEDY Extra performances added for Jerrod Carmichael at Steppenwolf
2022-09-23

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Due to popular demand, Steppenwolf Theatre has added two additional performances of Emmy award-winning comedian Jerrod Carmichael's new solo show on Friday-Saturday, Nov. 4-5, at 10 p.m. as part of Carmichael's upcoming stand-up engagement in Steppenwolf's Downstairs Theater, 1650 N. Halsted St.

Hot on the heels of Carmichael's Emmy win for the smash hit HBO Special Rothaniel—widely hailed as a groundbreaking and singular achievement—the openly LGBTQ+ comedian will perform in Chicago for the first time since 2016.

The new show, "Jerrod Carmichael: Ari told me I lack focus," will make its debut in Steppenwolf's intimate Downstairs Theater this fall as a phone-free experience for audiences. Phones, smartwatches and accessories will not be permitted in the performance space.

Tickets for the added performances are now on sale at steppenwolf.org/jerrod or 312-335-1650.

For the most up-to-date information on our venue's COVID precautions, please visit steppenwolf.org/welcomeback.


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