Josh Ejnes is a stand-up comedian currently living in Chicago who will bring life and laughter to your event! Josh works clubs all around Chicago such as Comedy Bar and Zanies, and can also be seen in smaller bar and theater shows across the city doing his favorite thing: making people laugh. Josh has jokes about a variety of topics and can tailor his act to fit your event, leaving everybody chuckling and making sure you look great for booking him.
Price Range: $300 and up
Gig Length: 10 - 60 minutes
What to Expect
Josh Ejnes specializes in stand-up comedy and hosting; when one hires Josh to do stand-up they'll see him do a mix of observational jokes, tales of love, and stories from his childhood. Josh has a variety of jokes, and will customize his set to fit the needs of your event. As a host Josh specializes in crowd work and getting an audience engaged; Josh's mission is to make everyone feel excited to be at your event. Josh will also but in the research to make sure he understand the event that he's hosting, and will make every set a different experience.
Josh Ejnes grew up in Rhode Island where nothing funny ever happened. Then he went to school in Missouri where some funny things happened and he started doing stand-up and improv. Josh lives in Chicago now, where he is a regular at the Comedy Bar in downtown Chicago; he can also be seen performing at Zanies and his independent showcase Colleen. Josh has performed in other clubs across the country, including Laughing Skull, The Drop, Comedy Corner Underground, Deja Vu Comedy Club, and Sisyphus Brewing to name a few. Josh has appeared on "Chicago's One Night Stand-Up" on WCIU Chicago and was a semi-finalist on "Trial by Laughter", a contest shot for Comcast at Morty's Comedy Joint. Outside of stand-up Josh can be seen performing with his improv team "Narc Boys" and his musical group "Comfort Zone".
Additional Booking Notes
All Josh needs is a mic and a speaker; in a small venue he can even do without that!
Past Booked Events
|August 27, 2017 • 8:00pm - 9:30pm||Hoo-Ha Comedy at Schuba's Tavern|
|August 22, 2017 • 8:00pm - 9:30pm||Hosting Tuesday 10 at Zanies Rosemont|
|August 19, 2017 • 9:30pm - 11:00pm||Featuring for Emo Phillips at Zanies St. Charles|
|August 19, 2017 • 7:30pm - 9:00pm||Featuring for Emo Phillips at Zanies St. Charles|
|August 18, 2017 • 8:00pm - 10:00pm||Featuring for Willie Barcena at Zanies St. Charles|
|August 17, 2017 • 8:00pm - 9:30pm||Featuring for Willie Barcena at Zanies St. Charles|
|August 15, 2017 • 8:00pm - 9:30pm||Tomato Throw Show at the Comedy Bar|
|August 07, 2017 • 8:30pm - 10:00pm||Best Night Ever Comedy Show|
|July 30, 2017 • 7:30pm - 9:00pm||Hosting for Dave Landau at the Comedy Bar|
|July 29, 2017 • 9:30pm - 10:45pm||Hosting for Dave Landau at the Comedy Bar|
|July 29, 2017 • 7:30pm - 9:00pm||Hosting for Dave Landau at the Comedy Bar|
|July 28, 2017 • 10:00pm - 11:30pm||Hosting For Dave Landau at the Comedy Bar|
|July 28, 2017 • 8:00pm - 9:30pm||Hosting For Dave Landau at the Comedy Bar|
|July 27, 2017 • 7:30pm - 9:00pm||The Arts and Culture Club (Storytelling)|
|July 22, 2017 • 9:00pm - 10:15pm||The Mendoza Line Comedy Showcase|
|July 17, 2017 • 8:00pm - 9:30pm||Improv With Narc Boys|
|July 16, 2017 • 7:30pm - 8:50pm||Hosting for Jonny Loquasto at the Comedy Bar|
|July 15, 2017 • 9:30pm - 10:45pm||Hosting for Jonny Loquasto at the Comedy Bar|
|July 15, 2017 • 7:30pm - 9:00pm||Hosting for Jonny Loquasto at the Comedy Bar|
|July 14, 2017 • 10:00pm - 11:35pm||Hosting for Jonny Loquasto at the Comedy Bar|
|July 14, 2017 • 8:00pm - 9:35pm||Hosting for Jonny Loquasto at the Comedy Bar|
|July 11, 2017 • 8:00pm - 9:30pm||Tomato Throw Show at the Comedy Bar|
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