Turn Down Pho Wok
New Show! Buy Tickets Now!
SFN Alum Steve on Conan
SFN in Fillet of Solo Festival
We Are Stir-Friday Night!

Made up of an ensemble of Asian-American actors, writers, and improvisers, SFN! travels the nation entertaining and educating audiences of all ages and backgrounds with our original sketch shows and improvisational comedy. Our diverse cast keeps audiences laughing while delivering messages with which they can identify.

Stir-Friday Night! has been a fixture in Chicago's comedy scene since 1995! Performing with renowned companies, The Second City and iO (formerly Improv Olympic), several Alumni have found success in film and television.

Stir-Friday Night! is a 501(c)3 non-profit theatre company.

// Turn Down Pho Wok
Turn Down Pho Wok

Stir Friday Night presents our newest sketch comedy revue: Turn Down Pho Wok Written & Performed by Kannan Arumugam, Dacey Arashiba, Christina Seo, Loreen Targos, Jonald Reyes, Nic Park & Ray Hui Directed by Anna Lucero Music Direction by Katie Manning Saturdays @ 11pm Theater Wit 773.975.8150 $10 $5 student / senior / industry For […]

// New Show! Buy Tickets Now!
New Show! Buy Tickets Now!

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kannan Arumugam (312) 725-8670 or info@stirfridaynight.org Stir-Friday Night!, Chicago’s Premier Asian-American Comedy Troupe, Opens Its 18th Annual Sketch Revue Chicago, IL (October 15, 2013)—Stir-Friday Night! opens its 18th annual sketch comedy revue, “Whitewash, Rinse, Repeat” at Theater Wit (1229 W Belmont Ave.) on Friday, October 18th at 10:30pm. It will run for 4 […]

// SFN on ABC!

May 2013 (CHICAGO) (WLS) — ABC7 Chicago presents the Emmy award-winning program, Asian Influences, hosted by Linda Yu, Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 6:00 pm. In celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, ABC 7 Chicago presents ASIAN INFLUENCES, an Emmy Award-winning program that shines the spotlight on Chicago’s Pan-Asian American community. Hosted by Linda Yu, […]

// SFN Alum Steve on Conan
SFN Alum Steve on Conan

Watch SFN Alum Steven on Conan (Video)

// SFN in Fillet of Solo Festival
SFN in Fillet of Solo Festival

  SFN! will be performing in the 16th Annual Fillet of Solo Festival at Lifeline Theatre with our hit review, This Asian-American Life 2.0! Headlining at 8:30pm, SFN brings the funny through a variety of sketches while exploring what it means to be Asian, in America. And what it means to laugh at that. Tickets are […]

// Good Luck Mary!
Good Luck Mary!

  Mary Sohn, SFN Alum and Mainstage actor, leaves The Second City to move to L.A. to give it a shot!  We wish you the best of luck in all your future endeavors!  

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