The Book Stall After Dark Comedy Series

The Book Stall After Dark Comedy Series - November 6, 2018


The Book Stall in association with Laible Productions, Inc. invite you to join us for a night filled with laughter in your own backyard

$25.00 gets you a reserved seat at the show, a $5 gift certificate to The Book Stall, and a $5 gift certificate to Good Grapes. Plus, you don't have to go downtown and pay for parking, we're bringing downtown to you!  You can get your tickets here.

Comics November 6th...

Richard Laible: Richard Laible is an alumnus of Chicagos The Second City, iO and a founding member of The Annoyance Theater. He has written and performed in hundreds of corporate industrials for numerous Fortune 500 companies including Discover Card, HP, Sony, Cisco, Motorola, McDonalds, Kraft, IBM, SAP and many, many more. Richard is a Co-Producer of The Bookstall After Dark comedy series. Richard and his family reside in Winnetka, Illinois. Richard also likes Pina Coladas and getting caught in the rain, making love at midnight in the dunes on the Cape.

Amy Sumpter: Amy Sumpter is s a regular performer with The Kates! She has traveled all over the Midwest doing comedy and has been in numerous festivals locally as well as in Boston for the Women in Comedy festival.  She was one of the top 100 on Last Comic Standing season 9.  She is also in an all-female Beastie Boys Tribute band called She's Crafty. Shes known as the Joke Star (according to her nephew)


Greg Schwem was called by The Huffington Post, Your boss favorite comedian. Thats because Gregs clean, razor-sharp wit and family-man stage presence has made him a favorite for audiences worldwide. More than just an entertainer, Greg is also a best-selling author, nationally syndicated humor columnist for the Chicago Tribune and award-winning greeting card writer. Gregs appeared on Comedy Central, VH-1 and Sirius/XM Radio, where he can be heard regularly on Laugh USA and opened for Celine Dion, Keith Urban, Jay Leno and Enrique Iglesias. Greg blogs regularly for the Today Show and is the author of two Amazon best sellers:  Text Me If Youre Breathing: Observations, Frustrations and Life Lessons from a Low-Tech Dad and The Road to Success Goes Through the Salad Bar:  A Pile of BS (Business Stories) From a Corporate Comedian.

Jim Flannigan is a Chicago favorite who headlines clubs and corporate events across the country.  Jim has recently made TV appearances on ABC and WGN, as well as being invited to perform at some of the most prestigious comedy festivals in the country, including the Boston Comedy Festival, Gilda's LaughFest and The Great American Comedy Festival, honoring the late Johnny Carson.  Jim also co hosts the official Chicago White Sox Podcast, The Cycle, available on and iTunes.

Event date: 

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Event address: 

The Book Stall
811 Elm Street