CHICAGO, October 16, 2017 – Comedy Central’s The Daily Show with Trevor Noah today announced the guest line-up for The Daily Show Undesked Chicago 2017: Let’s Do This Before It Gets Too Damn Cold. Taping Monday through Thursday from The Athenaeum Theatre (2936 North Southport Avenue) and airing nightly at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT, 10:00 p.m. CT, on Comedy Central, guests will include all Chicago natives.
- October 16: Musician, Actor and Activist, Common
- October 17: Former U.S. Secretary of Education and Managing Partner of Emerson Collective, Arne Duncan, and Chicago CRED Community Change Leader at Emerson Collective, Curtis Toler
- October 18: Emmy® Award-winning writer, producer, actor, Lena Waithe
- October 19: Rapper, Vic Mensa
As previously announced, The Daily Show Presents: The Donald J. Trump Presidential Twitter Library, which made its debut in New York City in June, will open in Chicago this weekend. The Library will be located inside Chicago Union Station’s newly renovated Burlington Room (225 South Canal Street, Chicago, IL 60606, enter through the station’s Great Hall) on Friday, October 20, and will be open through Sunday, October 22 between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. CT. Admission is free and open to the public. The library in Chicago, just like its original installation in New York City, will feature visual and interactive experiences to memorialize President Trump’s Twitter history. More information here.
Trevor Noah, Steve Bodow, Jen Flanz and Jill Katz are the Executive Producers of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, with Justin Melkmann as Co-Executive Producer. Max Browning, Eric Davies, Pam DePace, Ramin Hedayati and Elise Terrell are Supervising Producers. Zhubin Parang is the Head Writer, with Daniel Radosh as Senior Writer. The series is directed by Paul Pennolino. Sarah Babineau is the Executive in Charge of Production for Comedy Central. Noah is represented by CAA, Mainstay Entertainment and the law firm of Hansen, Jacobson.
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