February 24 - February 25
Nathan Craig has been on Comedy Central, Last Comic Standing, and worked on MTV's Ridiculousness. He began his stand-up career as a student at the University of Wisconsin Madison. In 1999, as a senior, he won the first annual, “Funniest Student on Campus” competition, and went on to take second in the “Funniest Person in Madison” competition. Following graduation, Nate moved to Chicago to learn comedy from the best in the business. He is a graduate of the world famous, Second City conservatory, where he studies for nearly two years.
Nathan has a powerful stage presence, which captivates his audiences and turns the toughest of crowds into the best of listeners. He combines social and political satire, with everyday life observations in a unique story-telling presentation. After years of experience as a substitute teacher in the Chicago Public Schools, there’s no crowd Nate can’t handle. He presents insightful well-read humor, ideal for the older crowds, and is prefect for the younger audience with his high-energy presentation and youthful presence. His style has been compared to that of George Carlin and Garrison Keeler. Nathan is a Breath of fresh air, and energetic writer and a sure crowd pleaser.