Goodnights Presents: Ali Clayton & Calvin Evans

Ali Clayton is the southern, former pageant kid, who grew up to be a gay, cowboy boot lovin', comedian and actor. Ali’s been performing for over ten years, having gotten her start at the Actors Theatre of Louisville and the Second City Conservatory in Chicago, where she spent eight years working her way up from the open mic scene to playing at JFL Chicago 4 years in a row. Ali moved to NY in 2016 and has been a regular in the NY comedy scene since. Ali was featured on Vice’s FUNNY HOW and selected to participate in this year’s STANDUP NBC showcase.

Calvin Evans is a standup/actor/writer from Chicago. His recent television credits include the Fox series APB, NBC’s CHICAGO PD, lFC’s Sherman’s Showcase, Showtime’s SHAMELESS and Comedy Central SOUTHSIDE. He has also performed his standup on the Kevin Hart Comedy Central series HART OF THE CITY, LOL @ JFL, TruTV Laff Mobb LAFF TRACKS and MTV’s ACTING OUT. Calvin was the winner of the WGN Chicago’s next big comic contest and was a 3 time featured performer at NBC’s Breakout Comedy Festival. Calvin was also a 2017 New Face at the Just For Laughs Montreal Festival. In 2018 he was a a finalist in the NBC Stand up for Diversity completion. Calvin performs standup across the country and is a regular performer at several of Chicago’s top comedy clubs including The Laugh Factory, Up Comedy Club, and Zanies. Calvin is a graduate of the Second City Chicago Conservatory and is a Bob Curry Fellowship recipient.

08/14/2019 8:00 PM
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Ali Clayton is the southern, former pageant kid, who grew up to be a gay, cowboy boot lovin', comedian and actor. Ali’s been performing for over ten years, having gotten her start at the Actors Theatre of Louisville and the Second City Conservatory in Chicago, where she spent eight years working her way up from the open mic scene to playing at JFL Chicago 4 years in a row. Ali moved to NY in 2016 and has been a regular in the NY comedy scene since. Ali was featured on Vice’s FUNNY HOW and selected to participate in this year’s STANDUP NBC showcase.

Calvin Evans is a standup/actor/writer from Chicago. His recent television credits include the Fox series APB, NBC’s CHICAGO PD, lFC’s Sherman’s Showcase, Showtime’s SHAMELESS and Comedy Central SOUTHSIDE. He has also performed his standup on the Kevin Hart Comedy Central series HART OF THE CITY, LOL @ JFL, TruTV Laff Mobb LAFF TRACKS and MTV’s ACTING OUT. Calvin was the winner of the WGN Chicago’s next big comic contest and was a 3 time featured performer at NBC’s Breakout Comedy Festival. Calvin was also a 2017 New Face at the Just For Laughs Montreal Festival. In 2018 he was a a finalist in the NBC Stand up for Diversity competition. Calvin performs standup across the country and is a regular performer at several of Chicago’s top comedy clubs including The Laugh Factory, Up Comedy Club, and Zanies. Calvin is a graduate of the Second City Chicago Conservatory and is a Bob Curry Fellowship recipient.

This show is 18+. Please note, there is a 2 item minimum in the showroom. Tickets will be available for pick up at the box office prior to the show (they are generally available 1.5-2 hrs prior to showtime).

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Ali Clayton is the southern, former pageant kid, who grew up to be a gay, cowboy boot lovin', comedian and actor. Ali’s been performing for over ten years, having gotten her start at the Actors Theatre of Louisville and the Second City Conservatory in Chicago, where she spent eight years working her way up from the open mic scene to playing at JFL Chicago 4 years in a row. Ali moved to NY in 2016 and has been a regular in the NY comedy scene since. Ali was featured on Vice’s FUNNY HOW and selected to participate in this year’s STANDUP NBC showcase.

Calvin Evans is a standup/actor/writer from Chicago. His recent television credits include the Fox series APB, NBC’s CHICAGO PD, lFC’s Sherman’s Showcase, Showtime’s SHAMELESS and Comedy Central SOUTHSIDE. He has also performed his standup on the Kevin Hart Comedy Central series HART OF THE CITY, LOL @ JFL, TruTV Laff Mobb LAFF TRACKS and MTV’s ACTING OUT. Calvin was the winner of the WGN Chicago’s next big comic contest and was a 3 time featured performer at NBC’s Breakout Comedy Festival. Calvin was also a 2017 New Face at the Just For Laughs Montreal Festival. In 2018 he was a a finalist in the NBC Stand up for Diversity completion. Calvin performs standup across the country and is a regular performer at several of Chicago’s top comedy clubs including The Laugh Factory, Up Comedy Club, and Zanies. Calvin is a graduate of the Second City Chicago Conservatory and is a Bob Curry Fellowship recipient.