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Bio:
Tim Kazurinsky quit the ad biz to join Chicago’s famed Second City Theatre (1977-1980). He was a cast member of NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” (1981-84) and played Officer Sweetchuck in three Police Academy films. A 20-year stint as a screenwriter (My Bodyguard, About Last Night, For Keeps, The ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Tim Kazurinsky quit the ad biz to join Chicago’s famed Second City Theatre (1977-1980). He was a cast member of NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” (1981-84) and played Officer Sweetchuck in three Police Academy films. A 20-year stint as a screenwriter (My Bodyguard, About Last Night, For Keeps, The ... (read complete bio)
SF SKETCHFEST Announces Initial Lineup For 2022 San Francisco Photo SF SKETCHFEST Announces Initial Lineup For 2022 San Francisco
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 19, 2021

SF Sketchfest announces the initial lineup for the 20th Anniversary comedy festival taking place January 7-23 in venues across San Francisco.

Photo Flash: Inside the Premiere For Showtime's WORK IN PROGRESS Photo Photo Flash: Inside the Premiere For Showtime's WORK IN PROGRESS
by Stephi Wild - Dec 7, 2019

On Friday, December 6, SHOWTIME hosted the premiere for the new comedy series WORK IN PROGRESS. The screening was held at the AMC River East 21 in Chicago and was followed by a reception at the Beacon Tavern.

Family Adventure Movie THRILL RIDE Released on DVD and Streaming Today Photo Family Adventure Movie THRILL RIDE Released on DVD and Streaming Today
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 12, 2017

Mason Parrish once asked his father, writer/director Chris Parrish, if they could make movies together when he grows up. Chris said, 'Of course.' Making Thrill Ride, the award-winning family-adventure movie from Mason's Movies and distributed by Gravitas Ventures, is Chris' way of keeping that promise.

Chris Rock Makes Surprise Appearance at Second City's George Wendt Roast; Event Raise Photo Chris Rock Makes Surprise Appearance at Second City's George Wendt Roast; Event Raises $200K
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

The Second City and Gilda's Club Chicago celebrated a once in a lifetime evening at the comedy institution's iconic Mainstage theater during a star-studded benefit, I Can't Believe They Wendt There: The Roast of George Wendt. More than 230 guests dined, drank and donated while being entertained by a raucous panel of roasters and special guests that concluded with a surprise appearance by Chris Rock.

Keegan-Michael Key and More Join 'I CAN'T BELIEVE THEY WENDT THERE' Roast at Gilda's  Photo Keegan-Michael Key and More Join 'I CAN'T BELIEVE THEY WENDT THERE' Roast at Gilda's Club Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2017

The Second City has announced more big names to the star-studded roster of "I Can't Believe They Wendt There: The Roast of George Wendt."

Joel Murray, Katie Rich, and More Added to Benefit for Gilda's Club Chicago and The S Photo Joel Murray, Katie Rich, and More Added to Benefit for Gilda's Club Chicago and The Second City Alumni Fund
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

The Second City is excited to announce more big names to the star-studded roster of "I Can't Believe They Wendt There: The Roast of George Wendt."

Keegan-Michael Key and More Join 'I CAN'T BELIEVE THEY WENDT THERE' Roast at Gilda's  Photo Keegan-Michael Key and More Join 'I CAN'T BELIEVE THEY WENDT THERE' Roast at Gilda's Club Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2017

The Second City has announced more big names to the star-studded roster of "I Can't Believe They Wendt There: The Roast of George Wendt."

ShawChicago Celebrates 23rd Anniversary Gala, Honors Jay Tunney
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2017

ShawChicago honored Jay Tunney at annual gala, Shaw's Speakeasy. The gala took place on May 19th at the Casino, 195 E. Delaware Place and gifted Jay R. Tunney with the Bernie Award for his unending support of ShawChicago's work. The Bernie Award is given to individuals who have provided distinguished support in promoting the words and works of George Bernard Shaw in Chicago and around the world.

Johann Strauss Operetta DIE FLEDERMAUS to Play Light Opera Works This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2016

Light Opera Works presents the Johann Strauss operetta DIE FLEDERMAUS (in English) with a 30-piece orchestra, December 26, 2016- January 1, 2017, at Cahn Auditorium in Evanston.

ShawChicago to Stage James Barrie's Lost Epic SHAKESPEARE'S LEGACY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2016

ShawChicago presents Shakespeare's People, a collection of the Bard's most coveted words, and the American premiere of James Barrie's lost epic, Shakespeare's Legacy. It premiered 100 years ago, was lost, and later uncovered at the University of Chicago library. This one-night performance is part of the Shakespeare 400 celebration in Chicago. It will take place on October 24 at the Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL 60610.

Musical Theater Prodigy Joshlyn Camille Lomax to be Honored as 'Rising Star'
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 7, 2016

The Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE) and Allstate Insurance Company announced today that they will present the second 'Rising Star' youth award to Joshlyn Camille Lomax during the third-annual Fifth Star Awards on Wednesday, September 14 at 7pm-at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park. The award celebrates the achievements of Chicago youth demonstrating promise and career aspirations in the arts. Lomax, a student at CPS' Chicago Academy for the Arts (ChiArts), was selected from a pool of nominees submitted by the public and several Chicago high school arts programs.

Northlight Extends FUNNYMAN with Tim Kazurinsky and George Wendt
by Tyler Peterson - Oct 1, 2015

Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, announces five additional performances for the World Premiere of Bruce Graham's Funnyman, directed by BJ Jones.  Due to demand, the production has been extended through October 25, 2015, at Northlight Theatre, 9501 Skokie Blvd in Skokie. 

CHF Announces FOUR WOMEN Cast
by Tyler Peterson - Sep 24, 2015

The Chicago Humanities Festival (CHF) presents Four Women: Josephine, Eartha, Nina, and Tina, this year's William and Greta Wiley Flory Concert, an annual cabaret performance, Monday, Nov. 2 as part of the 26th Fall Festival: Citizens, Oct. 24-Nov. 8.

George Wendt and Tim Kazurinsky Stars in FUNNYMAN Premiere at Northlight Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2015

Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, presents the World Premiere of Bruce Graham's FUNNYMAN, kicking off Northlight's 41st Season. 

George Wendt and Tim Kazurinsky Star in FUNNYMAN Premiere, Beginning Tonight at Northlight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2015

Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, presents the World Premiere of Bruce Graham's FUNNYMAN, kicking off Northlight's 41st Season. 

George Wendt and Tim Kazurinsky to Star in FUNNYMAN Premiere at Northlight This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2015

Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, presents the World Premiere of Bruce Graham's FUNNYMAN, kicking off Northlight's 41st Season. 

AN ACT OF GOD, Starring Jim Parsons, Concludes Limited Engagement Tonight on Broadway
by Sally Henry Fuller - Aug 2, 2015

The new Broadway comedy An Act of God, starring Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner Jim Parsons, began performances on May 7 and will close today, August 2, 2015, at Studio 54 (254 West 54th Street).

Photo Flash: AN ACT OF GOD's Jim Parsons Kicks Off Polk & Co.'s New '5 Minutes to Curtain' Series
by Tyler Peterson - Jul 29, 2015

Polk & Co. has announced the launch of a new photo series, titled 'Five Minutes to Curtain', a behind-the-scenes look at stars' final moments before they take the stage. AN ACT OF GOD's Jim Parsons opens the series - check out a look at the star backstage below!

BWW TV Exclusive: Ask the Angels of Broadway's AN ACT OF GOD, Volume 3- Just 2 Weeks Left!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 24, 2015

It's time for Him to say God-bye. Don't miss your last chance to see God on Broadway in AN ACT OF GOD, now in its final weeks! JIM PARSONS ('The Big Bang Theory') stars in this miraculously funny new play where God and His devoted angels answer some of the deepest questions that have plagued mankind since Creation. The New York Times calls it 'The Most Hilarious 90 Minutes on Broadway!' ?

BWW TV Exclusive: Ask the Angels of Broadway's AN ACT OF GOD, Volume 2- Just 2 Weeks Left!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 23, 2015

It's time for Him to say God-bye. Don't miss your last chance to see God on Broadway in AN ACT OF GOD, now in its final weeks! JIM PARSONS ('The Big Bang Theory') stars in this miraculously funny new play where God and His devoted angels answer some of the deepest questions that have plagued mankind since Creation. The New York Times calls it 'The Most Hilarious 90 Minutes on Broadway!' ?

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