HEADLINER ESTHER KU! FIRST TIME AT THE BLACK BOX
SEEN ON NBC’S LAST COMIC STANDING FINALIST, FAMILY GUY, HOWARD STERN, MTV’S GIRL CODE AND WILD’N OUT WITH NICK CANNON AND MORE!
Esther Ku is a Korean-American stand-up comedian born and raised in Chicago. She honed her act at many of New York City’s comedy clubs such as Caroline’s, Stand-Up NY and Broadway.
Ku made her television debut as a contestant on NBC’s Last Comic Standing Season Six, advancing to the semi-finals in Vegas, then becoming one of the top ten finalists in Hollywood. She made her radio debut on the Howard Stern show as a finalist on The Hottest Funniest Chick Contest. She was a regular cast member on MTV’s Girl Code for three seasons when college kids still had cable. She learned how to temporarily rap for her guest appearances on MTV2’s Wild’n Out with Nick CanMain Theatren. Ku played a receptionist in The Jack and Triumph Show sitcom alongside Jack MacBrayer, June Squibb, and Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, aka Robert Smigel on Adult Swim. She’s recorded several voices for Family Guy on Fox. She’s made cameos on The Jim Gaffigan Show, @Midnight, Boy Band, and The Fiddling Horse.
She is the host of her own podcast Ku and the Gang which has reached the top ten comedy podcasts on iTunes. She has been a guest on The Joe Rogan Experience, The Craig Ferguson Show, The Jenny McCarthy Show, The Church of What’s Happening Now with Joey Diaz, Tigerbelly Podcast with Bobby Lee, The Frazer Smith Show on KLOS, The Opie & Jim Norton Show on Sirius XM, the Guys We F*cked Podcast, Playboy Morning Show, Controlled Chaos with Josh Wolf, the Jason Ellis Show, Getting Doug with High, Bertcast with Bert Kreischer, Storyworthy Podcast, and more.
We are taking the fullest efforts to keep our shows clean and following all guidelines. These shows will be limited to only half capacity. Everyone must wear masks at all times to attend the event, so please bring a mask**
We’re implementing several enhanced safety measures facility-wide to meet the needs of the time:
* We are reducing public capacity to 50%, managing physical distancing and limiting guest density at tables and seating across the Black Box in compliance with local and state government agencies guidelines.
* You must bring a face covering. Guests are required to wear one at all times to attend the event.
* We have provided all staff with enhanced safety training, reinforcing cleanliness and hygiene per current health & safety guidelines. Food & beverage staff are required to wear face coverings and gloves.
* We have intensified cleaning with disinfectant spraying and wiping of all surfaces including door handles, tables, seating and electronic displays more frequently. We have also added hand sanitizers on counters and dispensers mounted on walls in the facility.