Selected Standup

Ramova Loft

Ages 18 and up
Thursday, June 20
DOORS: 7:30pm // SHOW: 8pm
Selected Standup is back at Ramova to showcase a wide variety of standup talent in Chicago. Selected Standup is dedicated to finding the diamonds in the rough, finding true gems of the people, and bringing them straight to Bridgeport. Hosted by David Donnick, come have a beverage and laugh as the comedians weave you through their experiences, journeys, observations, and hot takes. 
Your host David Donnick is a Chicago comedian with comedy that pushes audiences through all the emotions teachers feel in the 21st century.  As a comedian, he opens a hilarious window into his classroom which leaves audiences totally understanding why teachers need the summer off. Recently, he was an All-Star performer at the 2024 Loons on the Lake Comedy Festival in Minneapolis, MN. He’s Performed alongside comedians such as Correy Bell, Dameon Williams, Leon Rogers, Chris Higgins, A former feature writer for The Onion, he performs all over the midwest and in Chicago he is a regular at Chicago clubs like Zanies, The Comedy Bar, Red Room Comedy Club, and the Lincoln Lodge. He is also a regular roaster and judge on Roast Battle Chicago.
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Special accommodations: Ramova Theatre is an ADA-accessible event space. If you need to use the elevator, please notify a staff member upon arrival. For questions or concerns, please email
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