Canadian Comedian Jon Dore (Conan) at UP Comedy Club
* Additional fees apply.
All offers for Comedian Jon Dore have expired.
The last date listed for Comedian Jon Dore was Sunday June 3, 2012 / 8:00pm.
Currently at UP Comedy Club:
- Full Price:
- Our Price:
This monthly show at UP Comedy Club hosts a diverse lineup that changes with each performance. Featuring a melting pot of Chicago talent, the Risky, Eclectic Artists Comedy Hour brings stand-up comedians, poets, musicians, performance artists and improvisational actors to the stage for a great night of entertainment. Each 90-minute show chooses a new subject matter to drive the performance with history, women, sex and violence, race and LGBTQ themes in rotation. Plus, a portion of the ticket sales will go towards providing scholarships to emerging talent from Second City Outreach & Diversity. Learn More
Quotes & Highlights
- Check out Jon Dore at Montreal's Just for Laughs Comedy Festival on YouTube.
Ottawa-born Jon Dore spent three years co-hosting Rogers Television's Daytime sharpening his skills to a fine point. For his work, creativity and quick improv skills, he received the Impression Award for best on-air personality in 2001. Many of Jon's hosting skills come from working as a stand-up on the comedy club circuit in Canada. In 2003 Jon took part in the Homegrown Comedy Competition at the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal, and has since returned to the festival to host the competition the past few years. He also had a sold-out run for his Toronto Just For Laughs Festival show, aptly titled "The Jon Dore Television Show's Writers, and Jon Dore of The Jon Dore Television Show's Stand-up Comedy Show, Show". Exhale.
Over the last few years Jon made a name for himself on the hottest program on Canadian TV, CTV's Canadian Idol, as the former wacky correspondent reporting on the pressures and excitement of the contest with his unique brand of humour. Shortly after, and much to the delight of his fans across the country, Jon was given his own show on The Comedy Network. The Jon Dore Television Show, which aired for a successful two seasons and is now airing on IFC in The States. Jon has appeared on his own Comedy Now! special for CTV and The Comedy Network, on Comedy Central's Live At Gotham, and the half-hour special Comedy Central Presents Jon Dore.
An incredibly talented actor and comedian, Jon has been hailed by TV Guide as one of Canada's top "rising stars of the future", and has been named to Variety's Top Ten Comics To Watch list. On November 11th, 2010, Jon Dore became the first ever stand up comedian to perform on Conan O'Brien's new show on TBS.
About the Ticket Supplier: UP Comedy Club, LLC
UP Comedy Club is a new hybrid performance venue with an eclectic blend of comedy.
In addition to a diverse slate of original programming, UP Comedy Club also features a full service kitchen and bar with a menu that includes Chicago favorites and Eli's Cheesecake. There is a no drink minimum.