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R.E.A.C.H. - Risky, Eclectic Artists Comedy Hour collaborates with YCA - Young Chicago Authors, Louder Than a Bomb performers in February for a special one night only performance of comedy, poetry and improv.
A portion of ticket sales supports scholarships to emerging talent from Second City Outreach & Diversity.
"What was perhaps most amazing about the show was not just the performers and their diversity, but also the crowd. If comedy does have the power to change the world, R.E.A.C.H. will certainly be one of the shows to do it." C. Bergh, Gaper's Block
Host: Brian Babylon of WBEZ/Vocalo Radio
Chris Redd, Second City Touring Company alum and Stand up Comic
Martin Morrow - Stand up
Calvin Evans - Stand up
HBO Def Poet and Author, Kevin Coval
Bleep that Bleep - Sketch Comedy
Rebecca O'Neal, Stand Up
Dionna Griffin-Irons - Solo performance
Special guest performances by Young Chicago Author and Louder than a Bomb Performers