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“Inside Amy Schumer’s” Marina Franklin

Stimulate your funny bone by coming to Zanies Comedy Club February 2-3 and 5-6; enjoying the comic styling of “Inside Amy Schumer’s” Marina Franklin, and stay at the nearby and affordable Chicago Lake Shore Hotel!

In this the age of the female comic, New York comic Marina Franklin got her big break in late night television, appearing on “The Nightly Show” with Larry Wilmore, “The Late Show with Craig Ferguson,” “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” “Chapelle’s Show,” with Dave Chapelle, and “Conan,” with Conan O’Brien. She started getting roles in such legendary TV series as “Louie” (Louis C.K. has named her one of his favorite seven comics), and “The Jim Gaffigan Show.”

Marina Franklin currently is a staff writer on the Sarah Jessica Parker HBO hit “Divorce,” has been a finalist on Season 2 of NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” and is a writer and actor on “Inside Amy Schumer.” She has been a regular on comedian John Oliver’s New York stage show, Comedy Central’s “Premium Blend” and has appeared on Oprah and with Wanda Sykes.

Zanies Comedy Club is located in historic Old Town at 1548 North Wells Street. For tickets, go online to

Make your Zanies evening with Marina Franklin more enjoyable by staying at the Chicago Lake Shore Hotel, in historic Hyde Park. Chicago Lake Shore offers free shuttle bus service to and from the Loop area and is close to bus and train services. The Lake Shore Café offers breakfast, lunch and dinner. AND Jazz and seafood buffet (non-seafood items available) Friday nights.