Ton Johnson

Headliner – Ton JohnsonBased in Milwaukee, Ton Johnson uses comedy to react to everyday life, with energetic storytelling and delivery that makes his material relatable to a wide range of audiences. He has performed all over the country, participated in competitions, several festivals, and worked with touring headliners such as Damon Wayans Jr., Tim Dillon, Charlie Berens and more. You can also regularly catch him online on Manitowoc Minute and All Def Gaming!Feature – Raegan NiemelaRaegan Niemela runs Jokes & Smokes Comedy at the Uhle’s Tobacco Co. in downtown Milwaukee. She performs all over the Midwest and has opened for the likes of Gareth Reynolds and Kyle Kinane.**There is a 2 drink minimum per ticket purchased**

Jon Huck

Jon Huck is a comedian, actor, and writer who performs all over the country and has been seen on Comedy Central’s Live at Gotham and This Is Not Happening. You may also know Jon from his appearances on MTV’s Punk’d as well as on NBC’s Superstore. An amazing storyteller Jon’s personal and embarrassing stories about his life will have you rolling with laughter and thankful you’re not him. **Please Note: There is a 2-drink minimum per ticket to be enforced by your server at this event**

The Improv Lab and Monkey Business Institute

The Improv Lab experiments with Monkey Business Institute The Improv Lab & Monkey Business Institute have teamed up to bring you a hilarious evening of completely made up fun. ~The Improv Lab~ The Improv Lab is a merry band of pranksters hailing from Sauk and Dane counties. They have performed with amazing improvisers from all over the world including from India, Great Britain, Spain and right here in the good old USA. The Improv Lab, weaves creative, entertaining and engaging stories. Stories materialized by the inventive imaginations of the improvisers and audience suggestions.  You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll kiss your worries goodbye, but mostly you’ll be amazed it’s improv! After surviving the pandemic (thus far) they are excited to perform live and in person at the Crystal Grand Music Theater’s Cambrian Room, and to be partnering with their mentors at Monkey Business Institute. Follow the Improv Lab on Facebook. “I laughed so hard, I peed myself a little. Seriously fun! I can’t wait for the next show.” Iveta Ball   ~Monkey Business Institute~ Monkey Business Institute is made up of over thirty-five uniquely talented people. People who have spent years, or even decades, of their lives growing intimately aware of what makes great improv tick – and what makes you laugh. There is no other improv comedy company quite as experienced and talented as ours, anywhere in the United States*.  You can even find us on Wikipedia. Follow Monkey Business Institute at MonkeyBusinessInstitute.com. *Except perhaps Chicago, Los Angeles and New York. “This was the most fun I’ve had in a long time. Delightfully intriguing, fancifully funny, enormously ridiculous, amazingly talented.” Margo Miller “I seriously laugh the entire time, every time!” Casey Rowe   And if you can’t make this event, we’ll be back in the Crystal Grand soon! **Please Note: There is a 2-drink minimum per ticket to be enforced by your server at this event**

Patti Vasquez

Patti Vasquez is a comedian and actress who has been called “marvelous” and “the funniest woman in comedy” by Lewis Black and Bill Maher respectively.  Her hilarious stories about growing up with a second generation Irish dad and Mexican immigrant mom have allowed her to headline all over the United States, Canada and Europe. Patti has appeared on the Very Funny Show on TBS, COMEDY.TV, and appears regularly on the wildly popular Bob & Tom Show.**Please Note: There is a 2-drink minimum per ticket to be enforced by your server at this event**

Jessi Campbell

Jessi Campbell is quite simply the best!  She’s likeable, smart, witty, and most of all….Hilarious!  She has performed at over one thousand colleges nationwide and her comedy CD “Winner Winner” has been featured on iTunes and can be heard on Sirius/XM Radio, Pandora and Spotify. Most recently Jessi recorded a Dry Bar Comedy Special which has over 1.5 million views on YouTube.**Please Note: There is a 2-drink minimum per ticket to be enforced by your server at this event**

The Improv Lab and Monkey Business Institute

The Improv Lab experiments with Monkey Business Institute The Improv Lab & Monkey Business Institute have teamed up to bring you a hilarious evening of completely made up fun. ~The Improv Lab~ The Improv Lab is a merry band of pranksters hailing from Sauk and Dane counties. They have performed with amazing improvisers from all over the world including from India, Great Britain, Spain and right here in the good old USA. The Improv Lab, weaves creative, entertaining and engaging stories. Stories materialized by the inventive imaginations of the improvisers and audience suggestions.  You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll kiss your worries goodbye, but mostly you’ll be amazed it’s improv! After surviving the pandemic (thus far) they are excited to perform live and in person at the Crystal Grand Music Theater’s Cambrian Room, and to be partnering with their mentors at Monkey Business Institute. Follow the Improv Lab on Facebook. “I laughed so hard, I peed myself a little. Seriously fun! I can’t wait for the next show.” Iveta Ball   ~Monkey Business Institute~ Monkey Business Institute is made up of over thirty-five uniquely talented people. People who have spent years, or even decades, of their lives growing intimately aware of what makes great improv tick – and what makes you laugh. There is no other improv comedy company quite as experienced and talented as ours, anywhere in the United States*.  You can even find us on Wikipedia. Follow Monkey Business Institute at MonkeyBusinessInstitute.com. *Except perhaps Chicago, Los Angeles and New York. “This was the most fun I’ve had in a long time. Delightfully intriguing, fancifully funny, enormously ridiculous, amazingly talented.” Margo Miller “I seriously laugh the entire time, every time!” Casey Rowe   And if you can’t make this event, we’ll be back in the Crystal Grand soon!

Immersion Blender!

Comedy and Improv combined! Here’s what an Immersion Blender event looks like…. 1. Standup set with host. 3 comics totaling 30 mins   2. Improv set. Short form improv done using the stand up routines as suggestions – 30 mins   3. Immersion time! All players and comics do short form improv games together. A wacky an completely made up night of silliness! Please note: There is a 2 drink minimum per ticket to be enforced by your server at this event.

Mike Mercury

Wisconsin native Mike Mercury is a professional stand up comedian and writer. He has quickly become an audience favorite and a headliner at comedy clubs across America. His likable persona, quick wit, and clever observational material make him a hit with every audience. Mario Robinson – HOST Mario Robinson has been a stand-up for over 20 years. His natural charm and universal observational humor makes him a well-rounded comedian and emcee. Based in Milwaukee, Mario has opened for John Witherspoon, Eddie Griffin, and Billy Gardell.     Mike Marvell – FEATURE Wisconsin comedian Mike Marvell is a guy you’ll want to have a beer with! Audiences find his family life material extremely relatable. He has been performing comedy for over 25 years. He was a finalist in the Comedy 10K and the Nashville Comedy Competition. He’s opened for comedians Rocky Laporte, Jim Belushi, & Frank Caliendo. He’s also been featured on Bob and Tom Radio Show as well as many other syndicated stations.

Johnny Beehner

Headliner: Johnny Beehner With a background in improvisational theater, including training at Chicago’s prestigious Second City, Johnny brings a very unique style to the stage. He made his network television debut in 2015 as one of the last comedians to appear on the Late Show with David Letterman! He has also made numerous appearances on AXS’s Gotham Comedy Live and regularly appears on the nationally syndicated Bob & Tom Show. His comedy can be heard on XM/ Sirius Satellite radio.   Feature: Dana Ehrmann Dana Ehrmann first tried stand-up as a college student, and has been self-deprecating and discussing sort-of-but-not-quite-adulthood on stage ever since. Based in Milwaukee, she’s been selected for Milwaukee’s Floodwater and Great Spirit Comedy Festivals and has opened for popular comedians like Todd Barry, Jackie Kashian, Dan Soder and Charlie Berens.   Emcee: Darrell Cochran A Milwaukee local favorite, Darrell entertains crowd with his dating woes and unique perspective. He’s made appearances all around Milwaukee at special events hosted by Milwaukee Comedy and surrounding areas.Tickets: $10 In Advance | $15 Day of Show

Jim Flannigan

Headliner: Jim Flannigan Jim Flannigan is a Chicago native known for his quick and hard hitting punchlines. He has made appearances on ABC, WGN, NBC Sports, and the IFC network. Flannigan has been a featured performer at comedy festivals in the US, including the Boston Comedy Festival, Gilda’s LaughFest and The Great American Comedy Festival, honoring the late Johnny Carson. He’s a co-host of the hilarious podcast, All Over The Place with Pat McGann, & What Do We Know? w/Hari and Jim, both available everywhere you find podcasts.   Feature: Steven Haas Steven Haas’ brand of comedy is based on his life, covering topics from student loan debt to dating to searching for jobs.  He’s been featured on Chicago’s One Night Stand-Up, Nashville Tonight, and Funny or Die. He has also opened for high demand comedians like Roy Wood Jr., Andrew Schulz, and Emo Phillips. He’s also a top requested comedian at colleges like DePaul University, Lasell College, and North Dakota State University. Emcee: Mary Kate Beck  Mary Kate is a charming stand-up from the south side of Chicago.  Her comedy style is relatable and autobiographical with stories that will have everyone laughing! She’s the producer of the popular Chicago comedy show,  All That Good Stuff  and performs regularly at  Zanies, Comedy Bar, and The Laugh Factory!Tickets: $10 In Advance | $15 Day of Show