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Maria Bamford, a comedian and mental health advocate, talked with Jill Hopkin’s about her upcoming shows at the Den Theater. Bamfort is known for her work on Arrested Development, Lady Dynamite, Bojak Horseman and Adventure Time.
The EP finds the “Latin Soul” singer and songwriter in search of a sanctuary as he addresses pain and trauma of the past and re-examines his beliefs.
In a rebuttal of an op-ed in The Sun-Times, Preston stands up for young activists in Chicago.
The comedian talks about his time on “The Chappelle Show,” being cast on “The Wire” and being forever on tour.
Chicago actress Sydney Charles talks about her titular role in the play, “Nina Simone: Four Women”.
Abi Sanchez is one of Chicago’s rising comedic talents. He is recording his first comedy album, “A.B.I.: A Bad Idea”.