Asian American Comedy Festival


Join TAP-Chicago as we head to Asian American Comedy Festival on Saturday, May 30th, at 8 pm!

Put on by AScene Chicago, the goal of this festival is to unify the Chicago Asian American community, and all proceeds will be going to a organization of our choice!!

On Saturday night, we will be seeing performances from Jenny Yang, Comic/Writer from Disoriented Comedy and Stir Friday Night!!

Jenny Yang is a Taiwanese American writer and comic living in Los Angeles, California. She has been seen alongside comedy legends in Joan Rivers’ Showtime documentary, “Why We Laugh: Funny Women”(2013) and in a viral Buzzfeed videos “Ask An Asian,” “If Asians Said the Stuff White People Say” and “If Adults Threw Tantrums Like Toddlers.” Jenny is also the co-host of the twice-monthly ISAtv web show “Angry Asian America,” alongside’s Phil Yu. Jenny’s live performances feature her signature mix of brutal sarcasm, sunny enthusiasm, and unflinching disregard for microphone volume.

Here are a couple of her videos:

“Jenny’s Story:”

“If Asians Said the Stuff White People Say:”

“Ask an Asian:”

Stir Friday Night is a 20-year-old Asian-American theater company. We perform improv and sketch comedy. Our alumni include Danny Pudi from Community, and Steven Yeun from The Walking Dead.

Online Presale:
$25 for General Admission
$35 for VIP

At the Door:
$40 for General Admission
$50 for VIP

But, WAIT! Use the promo code “TAP-Chicago” for an extra $5 dollars off!

VIP tickets include the following:
Complimentary food, nonalcoholic beverages, preferred seating and a Dave and Busters Powercard.

Tickets available at

QUESTIONS? Contact us.
Kelly Chen | 408.480.6408 |
Hauwei Lien | 302.559.5948 |

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