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The Second City

Legendary Comedy Troupe

The Second City, theatre troupe from Chicago will entertain the audience with a modern mix of romance, rancor and everything in between. Always original, hilarious, and daring, The Second City…

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Sailesh

The Hypnotist – The Best Hypnotist on the Planet

An experienced performer with more than 20 years experience and 5,000+ shows at colleges, universities, clubs, corporate and festival events.  Sailesh has changed the minds of skeptics everywhere with his…

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Moby

Musician, DJ and Photographer

Moby is a musician and DJ, known for his electronic music and work with charities, including the Humane Society and MoveOn.org. He released his first single, “Go,” in 1991 and…

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Steve-O

Star of "Jackass" and "Wildboyz"

Steve-O (a.k.a. Stephen Glover) has become a household name and it all started when he snatched a video camera from his father’s closet when he was fifteen years old. From…

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Questlove

Drummer for The Roots, In-House Band Jimmy Fallon Band & Author

Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson, drummer, author, multi-instrumentalist, DJ, music journalist, and record producer. He is best known as the drummer and joint frontman for the Grammy Award-winning band The Roots, the…

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Key & Peele

Key & Peele

Former Stars of the Original 'Sketch-Comedy Show' on Comedy Central

Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele are the stars of Key & Peele, Now Comes To Your SCHOOL, a show that examines life in a distinctively provocative and irreverent way. Whether…

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Awkwafina

Comedian & Actress; Known for "Ocean's 8" & "Crazy Rich Asians"

Awkwafina is an award-winning Asian-American writer, actress and rapper. Her “government name” is Nora Lum. Most recently, Lum earned rave reviews for her performance in Lulu Wang’s The Farewell. Before…

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Griffin Matthews & Matt Gould

Award-Winning Musical/Talk

Griffin Matthews and Matt Gould, the young creators of Invisible Thread, present a concert of songs and stories from their new musical, winner of the 2012 and 2014 Richard Rogers…

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Elizabeth Acevedo

College Spoken Word Artist & Author

Elizabeth Acevedo was born as the youngest child of Dominican immigrants. Raised in New York City, her poetry is infused with Dominican bolero and her beloved city’s tough grit. With…

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Orny Adams

Actor, Comedy Writer and Stand-Up Comedian; Appears on "Teen Wolf"

Comic Orny Adams has been touring all over the world for over twenty years. With hundreds of thousands of followers on social media, Orny is regarded by his peers as…

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Andre Agassi

Tennis Legend & Philanthropist

After turning pro at the age of 16, tennis prodigy Andre Agassi rose to international fame, earning 60 men’s singles titles, including eight Grand Slam singles championships, over a 20-year…

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Troy Aikman

Retired NFL Quarterback, 3x Superbowl Champion, and Hall of Famer; Current NFL Broadcaster for Fox

Troy Aikman has harnessed the drive and dedication that formed the foundation of his Hall of Fame football career with the Dallas Cowboys in numerous successful business ventures since retiring…

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Lalo Alcaraz

Creator of the Nationally Syndicated Comic Strip "La Cucaracha"

Lalo Alcaraz is perhaps the most prolific Chicano artist in the nation, according to this bio. Lalo has been busy for over two decades chronicling the political ascendancy of Latinos…

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Miguel Algarin

Founder of the Nuyorican Poets Cafe

Miguel Algarin is a true renaissance man, a literary mastermind whose passion for the art of poetry and the rawness of spoken word has transcended him into a living legend…

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Tatyana Ali

Actress, Singer & Activist. (Ashley Banks) from Fresh Prince of Bel Air!

Tatyana Ali is a Broadway-trained actress, singer, producer, activist and graduate of Harvard University. Known to millions worldwide from her role as “Ashley Banks” on the iconic television series “The…

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