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Open Mic Breakdown - The Questions
Posted: July 19th, 2014 | By Jesse Tuttle | Head of C-U Comedy

Running a successful open mic for 4 years can leave you feeling gratified and uplifted. It can also stock pile you with some of the most annoying questions that get asked time and time again. Jesse Tuttle breaks down some of these questions, and hopefully after reading, it will save you from asking them. Read More >

Jawing with Jesse Tuttle
Posted: May 27th, 2014 | By Katie Baldwin Prosise | Smile Politely Magazine

Smile Politely Magazine talks to head of C-U Comedy Jesse Tuttle about the current state of the local comedy scene here in Champaign-Urbana! Read More >

Some Encouragement... That Doesn't Sound Like Encouragement
Posted: April 14th, 2014 | by Justin Tuttle | C-U Comedy

If you do comedy for any stretch of time, you are going to bomb. Chances are, you will bomb a lot. And it's heartbreaking. But there is one positive thing you should keep in mind after doing poorly. And it's going to sound very negative at first. Read More >

"Here's What I Think!": Things Overheard at a Comedy Show
Posted: April 7th, 2014 | by Justin Tuttle | C-U Comedy

There are things we hear over and over again while running comedy shows for the past 4 years, and while most of them are intelligent or constructional, there are some that drive us crazy.

Here is a list of the top 5 that seem to get brought up the most! Read More >

Upcoming Shows
  Oct. 7th - Canopy Club open mic
  Oct. 8th - Memphis on Main Showcase
  Oct. 14th - Canopy Club open mic
  Oct. 15th - Memphis on Main Showcase
  Oct. 16th - Clark Bar open mic

Festival Shows
  Oct. 21st @ 9pm - Canopy Club
  Oct. 22nd @ 8pm - Memphis on Main
  Oct. 22nd @ 10pm - Soma Ultralounge 10pm
  Oct. 23rd @ 8pm - Big Grove Tavern
  Oct. 23rd @ 10pm - Mike n' Molly's
  Oct. 24th @ 8pm - Venue 51
  Oct. 24th @ 10pm - Exile on Main St.
  Oct. 25th @ 8pm - Memphis on Main
  Oct. 25th @ 10pm - Clark Bar

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