Funny for Fringe Special Comedy Event March 24 - Community High School Dist. 94

Some of Chicago’s top professional stand-up comedians will perform at West Chicago Community High School to raise funds for the school’s drama student’s trip to perform at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland this summer.

The comedy performances will take place at the West Chicago Community High School Auditorium, 326 Joliet St., West Chicago, at 7:00 p.m. on March 24, 2020. Tickets are $20.00 for adults and $10.00 for students and can be purchased online at www.wegotheatre.com or at the door. Adults and high school age students are welcome.

Comedians scheduled to perform include:

Tim Cavanagh whose funny songs have been heard on the Dr. Demento Show, the nationally syndicated Bob & Tom radio show, Comedy Central, Showtime and cruise ships around the world.

John DaCosse who is a regular at Zanies Comedy Clubs. He was heard on the Steve Cochran Show on WGN radio and appeared in the original Meet the Parents film.

Kelsie Huff is a high energy performer and can be seen regularly as a reporter for the Jam TV program on WCIU TV. Has appeared often on Windy City Live.

Brian Hicks won the prestigious Comedy 10K competition. He is the opening comic for Michael Carbonaro from the TV program The Carbonaro Effect.

Brian Noonan has appeared on CHICAGO Med, Malcolm In The Middle, and performed in sketches on The Tonight Show. He can be heard on the radio in Chicago & Milwaukee.

Hannah Stanley is the host of the Gabby Road radio show. She has performed at Zanies and clubs throughout the area.

As an added bonus, the audience will be treated to a special performance from the amazing mentalist Jym Elders. His entertainment has been seen around the country and world. Additionally, a special preview of Wego’s

Roald Dahl’s MATILDA promises to entertain the audience, too.The lineup is subject to change; yet, this amazing evening will been a huge treat for the community.

The students of West Chicago Community High School were chosen to represent the community, state, and the U.S. at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the largest and most prestigious arts festival in the world.  At the Festival this summer, WCCHS students will perform an original show #16Candles2SayAnything.

For more information, see contact information above.


Community High School District 94 provides an outstanding educational experience for approximately 2000 students in grades nine through twelve at West Chicago Community High School. WCCHS serves the communities of Carol Stream, Warrenville, West Chicago, Wheaton and Winfield. For more information, or to be removed from press release distribution, contact Communications Specialist Becky Koltz at (630) 876-6215.


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