Book Stall After Hours Comedy Night: SOLD OUT


This event is sold out!  Look for more info about our September Comedy Night, coming soon.

The Book Stall, in association with Laible Productions, Inc. invites you to join us for a night filled with laughter in your own backyard. $20.00 gets you a reserved seat at the show and a $5 gift certificate to The Book Stall. Plus, you don't have to go downtown and pay for parking, we're bringing downtown to you!  Tickets are available here.

The July 17th line-up includes.

Richard Laible (Host): Richard 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.

Mike Maxwell: Mike is a touring comedian who's been a regular guest on WGN-720 AM and featured contributor to the Tribune's RedEye. Mike recently performed his one man show 'The Anti-Boss' at Laughfest and has it running at The Comedy Shrine. You can preview him here

Denise Medina: Denise was born and raised in Chicago but now lives "La Vida Loca" in the burbs. She performs with the Kates, Mother Cluckers, and The Momedians of Momedy and can be seen at The Improv, Laugh Factory, Zanies, Second City, IO, The Annoyance, Kenosha Comedy Club & the Chicago Womens Funny Festival. Denise wants to be relevant and hip but is mostly quirky. She's a self-described "goofball and wonderful weirdo." Her humor is good-natured, relatable and observational, so come out and support her fun-ness!

Vik Pandya (Headliner): Vik is a nationally touring stand-up comic. Known for his sharp self-deprecation, observational humor on dating, & hilarious crowd work, he's opened for both Roy Wood Jr. & Michelle Wolf of The Daily Show, and performs regularly at Zanies Comedy Club & The Laugh Factory. He was a 2017 Stand-up NBC Quarterfinalist.

Peter Lipsey (Headliner): Touted as the 87th funniest comedian in the country and belting out jokes for the last 29 years, Peter's premise, set-up and punch one-liner delivery leaves his intelligent, literate and sharp audiences laughing well after the show is over. Peter earned a BA in Radio/TV in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Drake University in Des Moines, IA. He lives in Wilmette with his wife and three kids.

Event date: 

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Event address: 

The Book Stall
811 Elm Street
Winnetka, IL 60093