ABOUT THIS SHOW

A live recording of the podcast sensation The Ajumma Show — where two Korean-American comedians (Peter Kim & Eunji Kim) examine relationships, career, and pop culture through the queer, feminist, lens of an Ajumma — aka a Korean auntie. Comedian & WBEZ journalist Susie An will open the event!

 

ABOUT PETER KIM

Peter Kim is writer/performer and has done some cool stuff including writing for HouseBroken (FOX), voicing Benny Choi on Fairfax (AMAZON), and acting on Curb Your Enthusiasm (Unceremoniously cut out). He can be heard on his weekly podcast Ajumma Show. Repped by CAA, Artists First, and Jackoway Austen Tyerman Wertheimer Mandelbaum Morris Bernstein Trattner & Klein.

 

About Eunji Kim

Eunji Kim is a comedian and writer based in Chicago. She was a Senior Writer for Cards Against Humanity and can be seen performing stand-up at The Lincoln Lodge, Laugh Factory and all sorts of bar. She was a 2017 Bob Curry Fellow at Second City and a featured performer in the 2017 NBCUniversal Break Out Festival. Her TV credits include: Chicago Fire (NBC), Chicago Med (NBC) and Work In Progress (Showtime).

 

About Susie An

Susie An is a reporter for WBEZ. She also serves as an occasional news anchor and show host on WBEZ. Susie’s work has won awards from the Associated Press and Chicago Headline Club. Susie has been a Chicago resident since 2006.

 

Running Time

70 minutes, presented without intermission

Content Advisory

Steppenwolf does not offer advisories about subject matter, as sensitivities vary from person to person. If you have any questions about content, age-appropriateness or stage effects (such as strobe lights or theatrical fog) that might have a bearing on patron comfort, please contact the box office at 312-335-1650.

Running Time

70 minutes, presented without intermission

Content Advisory

Steppenwolf does not offer advisories about subject matter, as sensitivities vary from person to person. If you have any questions about content, age-appropriateness or stage effects (such as strobe lights or theatrical fog) that might have a bearing on patron comfort, please contact the box office at 312-335-1650.