Rosie O’Donnell, who just purchase a Lakeview home for somewhere around $2 million is rumored to be on the bill for OutLoud Chicago presents Queer Comedy at Zanies, Tuesday September 27th at 9:30pm at Zanies Comedy Club 1548 N Wells. ‘Queer Comedy will be headlined by James Fritz (Comedy Bar, “Deflated”comedy album) hosted by Ever Mainard (Dates With Ever,) and featuring Candy Lawrence (Chicago Underground Comedy,) Nyle Fisher (Laugh Track at Sidetrack) and Meg O’Rourke (Female Funnies at Zanies.) Tuesday night at Zanies on Welles. It’s a little more reliable than a rumor, I heard from an agent, and I am pretty sure she will be there. Tickets are $15
Rosie has moved to Chicago to take over Oprah’s old studio with her own show on the OWN network. She was planning on staying at the Trump Tower here, but decided to purchase a home after she came under fire for that decision. She has had a long running and hilarious fued with Trump in which Trump always looks like the chump.
Best wishes to Rosie and welcome to Chicago!