From the Laugh Factory in Chicago, Character Assassination returns to the Hi Tone for ONE NIGHT ONLY with The Roast of Elvis! This one-of-a-kind show will feature a Comedy Central-style roasting dais of pop stars who have… left the building. Catch some of the best stand-up comedians in the country in character as Jerry Lee Lewis, Notorious B.I.G., Amy Winehouse, and more. Somebody’s gonna get their blue suede shoes stomped on. Get your tickets now.
Character Assassination roasts have been recommended by the Chicago RedEye, the Chicago Reader, and discerning comedy fans all over the country. Don’t miss another great roast from Character Assassination.
Character Assassination is a roast show at Chicago’s Laugh Factory that puts historical figures and beloved pop culture personalities in the hotseat. Stacked against a ruthless panel of their peers, these roasts turn into a battle of the wits limited only by the imagination. Every show features top comedians, writing and performing in character and in costume as a wild roasting dais of popular icons with one goal in mind: to tear each other to shreds. Character Assassination is produced by Andy Fleming and is a sister show of Character Assassination Louisville.