Tagged with Feast of Fun

Essay Fiesta Reader Profile: Cameron Esposito

Stand-up comic Cameron Esposito is returning once again to Essay Fiesta to share another memoir. If you haven’t heard of Cameron, then you’re living under a rock. She’s a superstar on the local comedy circuit, hosting a weekly open mic at Cole’s Bar in Logan Square. And she recently released her debut comedy album, “Grab … Continue reading


Oh Happy Day!

Spring is in the air. Birds are chirping, leaves are sprouting and bunnies are reenacting Behind the Green Door. Chicago once more is free from the icy grip of Father Snowballs. Essay Fiesta hopes you had a lovely Passover and Easter. To you Jews, you dashing chosen people of yore, we hope you drank much … Continue reading

Keith at the Feast of Fun Show

UPDATE: Now with video This past Friday Essay Fiesta co-creator Keith Ecker performed an all-new essay at the most unlikely of venues…a gay bathhouse. But not to worry those who are weak of heart or strong in religious convictions. There was no crazy hanky panky. The comedy variety show, which also featured drag queen Teri … Continue reading