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.
Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kannan Arumugam (312) 725-8670 or email@example.com 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 [...]
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, [...]
Watch SFN Alum Steven on Conan (Video)
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 [...]
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!
SFN alum Aaron Rice’s pilot Redeeming Dave press release. LOS ANGELES, CA – (October 4, 2012) – Arena Mouse Productions announced today a new comedy sitcom titled Redeeming Dave set for television debut in 2013. Redeeming Dave is a bold new comedy series created by improv and sketch comedy veteran Aaron Rice and directed and co-written by Dominic Russo, the co-creator of [...]