Cat Sheer

Cat Sheer is a social worker, writer, and storyteller based in Chicago, IL. Originally from North Carolina, she has worked at a psychiatric hospital, a girl scout camp, two nursing homes, a hand full of prisons, and on one religious art farm. She has long been passionate about the power of vulnerability and true stories, […]

Sydney Davis Jr. Jr.

Sydney Davis Jr. Jr. is one of the producers of Chicago Underground Comedy (Tuesdays at 9:30, 2100 West Belmont), and is about to celebrate her 8th year performing stand up comedy. She’s also: the Illustator of a comic strip, a kickboxing instructor, and banned from NBC studios Chicago for reasons she still cannot legally disclose.

Rita Balzotti

Rita Balzotti

Rita Balzotti has suffered from a low-grade existential crisis for her entire life. In an attempt to figure out how to be here, on this planet, she has reinvented herself many times over personally and in different careers including: opera-singing, technology and personal and professional development. She is happy to be back on stage and […]

Tamale Sepp

Tamale Sepp is a burlesque dancer, a fire-spinner, a storyteller and a comedian.

Jillian Erickson

JILLIAN ERICKSON is a producer, director, writer, performer and pain in the ass… and not necessarily in that order… Jillian explores the themes of identity, compassion and mental health with an intensity and humor that is uniquely her own. Erickson is co-producer of Loose Chicks, and is the co-producer/director of the long running BEAST WOMEN. She […]

Roberta Miles

ROBERTA MILES’ award-winning autobiographical monologues touch on growing up in Chicago in the 70’s and her life’s indiscretions and romantic regrets. Roberta chronicles her quest for mental and physical health with brutally hilarious candor. She has crafted her monologues into the one-woman show, I Want a Banana, and Other Desperate Love Stories, which she has […]