Jeff Award Equity Nominations for 2007-2008 Announced
Jeff Award nominations for the 2007 - 2008 season have been announced. The awards ceremony is Oct. 20th at the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts. As Hedy Weiss points out in the Sun-Times, it's the first time the Jeff Equity Awards have split the nominations intoeither 'large' or 'midsize' according to the size of their annual budgets.
Chicago Sketch Fest Accepting Applications and Kick-Off PartyChicago Sketch Comedy Festival is looking for sketch comedy troupes of all kinds to be part of SketchFest 2009.Details and the application are available on the festival website, www.chicagosketchfest.com. Applications will be accepted from August 15th through October 15, 2008.Sunday September 14th, the Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival will host their annual kick-off party and fundraiser, beginning at 7:00 p.m.Tickets can be purchased for $20 dollars in advance at www.chicagosketchfest.com or at the door for $25
(from Chicago SketchFest).