Archive for January 2015

Rod Man, Winner of Last Comic Standing, Appears in Schaumburg this Week

Life is better when it’s funny.  Life is infinitely better when you know the comedy of Rod Man.  Rod Man, born Rod Thompson, is the 2014 winner of NBC’s Last Comic Standing.  He will appear at the Improv in Schaumburg from Thursday, January 29 to Saturday, January 31.  Tickets are selling out fast.  As of... Read more »

Comedian Paul Thomas Warms Up January

Most New Year’s resolutions are unappealing, but this year I can’t resist. Fighter-trainer Kurt Grasa (oops, don’t look up what his last name means in Spanish) promises to make me “an all-around whole participant on this planet” in five minutes a day with his just released “Mixed Life Arts” program. His methods are somewhat unusual.... Read more »