Reddit Trailer

Posted by on Aug 25, 2014 in Trailer

If you haven’t been there, you undoubtedly know someone who goes every day. Who seems to always have breaking news first; who sometimes speaks in memes; who can tell you the answers to questions you never thought to ask. S/he is a Redditor: a denizen of the second-most visited site on the Internet: Reddit.com Byron Hatfield (Bye Bye Liver; Love Me, Tinder) has created, and partnered with The Dancing Pig (Please Sir, May I Have Some War) to write To Catch A Redditor- an examination of the Hive Mind and weird, wise, funny, angry and even...

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Seeking Writers and Directors for the 2014/2015 Season

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014 in Behind The Scenes, News, Shows

  The Public House Theatre is currently interviewing directors and writers for the 2014/2014 Season. Please submit either or both: Your directing resume A writing sample Experience with comedy- primarily sketch comedy, is a plus. For consideration, please send your materials and a cover letter to Sasha at sasha@thepubtheater.com. We will be in touch to schedule an interview. All interviews will take place at: The Public House Theatre 3914 N. Clark St. Chicago, IL 60613   For more information about TPHT, please visit...

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Audition for our 2014/2015 Core Ensemble

Posted by on Aug 13, 2014 in News

Would you like to work with us? We’re seeking talent for our 2014/2015 Core Ensemble!   Audition Dates: Monday, 8/25: 2-8pm Tuesday, 8/26: 2-8pm   Callbacks: Friday, 8/29: 2-6pm Sunday, 8/31: 2-6pm   Location: The Public House Theatre 3914 N. Clark Street Chicago, IL 60613   Breakdown: We are casting males and females (18+, all types) for our core ensemble. We are especially looking for comedy chops. Experience in sketch is a big plus. We are casting several shows in this upcoming season, including “Bye Bye...

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“To Catch A Redditor” is coming!

Posted by on Jul 17, 2014 in News, Shows

For Immediate Release Contact: Sasha Hatfield Sasha@ThePubTheater.com 773.633.4647   Begin Press Release:   July 17, 2014- Chicago, IL- THE FRONT PAGE OF THE INTERNET HITS THE STAGE AT THE PUBLIC HOUSE THEATRE   If you haven’t been there, you undoubtedly know someone who goes every day. Who seems to always have breaking news first; who sometimes speaks in memes; who can tell you the answers to questions you never thought to ask. S/he is a Redditor: a denizen of the second-most visited site on the Internet: Reddit.com Byron...

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SHARE-A-SHOW is BACK with 3 AMAZING SOLOISTS

Posted by on Jul 15, 2014 in News, Shows

On the first Wednesday of every month, Share-a-Show gives three fresh comedians 20 minutes each to perform a set of solo sketch comedy. On August 6th, Share-a-Show brings 3 new talents to The Public House Theatre: ERIN LANN:  Erin is thrilled to be performing her first solo show at The Public House Theater! She is an understudy to the Second City Touring Company, ensemble member of Second City’s Improv All Stars, the Annoyance House Ensemble Fire & Beer, and at Laugh Out Loud Theater. She performs independently with Sorry...

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LAFS RIOT at THE PUBLIC HOUSE THEATRE

Posted by on Jul 15, 2014 in News, Shows

CONTACT: Kiley Peters LAFS RIOT PRESS RELEASE kiley@lifesafunnyscene.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE www.LifesAFunnyScene.com/LAFS-RIOT CHICAGO COMEDY BLOG HOSTS FIRST THEATRE TAKEOVER: LAFS RIOT Chicago, IL (July 15, 2014) – Local Chicago comedy blog, LifesAFunnyScene.com (LAFS) is hosting LAFS RIOT, a one-night only comedy event featuring twelve of Chicago’s best sketch and improv performances on Thursday, October 2, 2014 at The Public House Theatre. LAFS RIOT is also partnering with Gilda’s Club Chicago. Tickets to each show will be...

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New tinder commercial!

Posted by on Jun 10, 2014 in Trailer

New tinder commercial!

These days, Love is just a swipe away. But when Tinder starts matching up the right people for life, business plummets, leaving executives with only one option. Tinder goes head-to-head with Cupid over the world of dating, catfishing, hookups, hangups, and bailouts. After this fast-paced romp, you’ll never view dating the same way again. Written and Directed by Byron Hatfield (Bye Bye Liver, How To Lose Your Job And Alienate...

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Don’t say Bye Bye Liver didn’t warn you…

Posted by on Jun 10, 2014 in Trailer

Don’t say Bye Bye Liver didn’t warn you…

Welcome to the smash hit that truly knows the heart of Chicago! Bye Bye Liver is a series of outrageous sketches, all centered around the one thing that connects all of Chicago…Alcohol! Whether it’s the girl that should never, ever drink liquor…or that one guy that confuses courage with shots of Jameson, we’ve all known them…or been them. This is the hilarious romp that satirizes all of those fun times and f*ck ups we’ve all had when we had just one too many. Interspersed with hilarious, interactive social games,...

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Casting Notice for “The Show Might Go On” (Important Update)

Posted by on Jun 6, 2014 in News

Update.  The email on the original post for contacting us about auditions was wrong.  Here is the corrected email sasha@thepubtheater.com.  Sorry about that.  If you sent something in please resubmit at that address.  Thanks!   Pilot: The Show Might Go On Production Company: PubHouse Productions and The Public House Theatre Dates Filming: June 14th-19th Contract: New Media Pay: Small Stipend The Public House Theatre and PubHouse Productions are filming a Pilot June 14th-19th. The majority of actor calls will be between 10am and 6pm...

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Love Me, Tinder Trailer

Posted by on May 16, 2014 in Trailer

Love Me, Tinder Trailer

These days, Love is just a swipe away. But when Tinder starts matching up the right people for life, business plummets, leaving executives with only one option. Tinder goes head-to-head with Cupid over the world of dating, catfishing, hookups, hangups, and bailouts. After this fast-paced romp, you’ll never view dating the same way again. Written and Directed by Byron Hatfield (Bye Bye Liver, How To Lose Your Job And Alienate...

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