Del Close was the driving force behind improvisational comedy in Chicago for over 30 years influencing Bill Murray, Tina Fey, Mike Myers, John Belushi, Chris Farley and the Upright CitizensBrigade to name a few. After Del's passing in 1999, the UCB started the Del Close Marathon to celebrate their mentor and keep alive his name and teachings for future generations. Over 150 shows over one Weekend! From Friday afternoon to after midnight on Sunday, there will be mprov non-stop at the UCB Theatre or the Abingdon.
Added by Upcoming Robot on August 7, 2008