Amy Schumer

Amy Schumer

Comedian Amy Schumer to perform on campus

October 27, 2011

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – On Friday, Nov. 4, Illinois Wesleyan University Office of Student Activities will bring comedian Amy Schumer to campus. The event, which is free and open to the public, will take place at 8 p.m. in the Hansen Student Center (300 Beecher St., Bloomington).

A former finalist on the NBC show Last Comic Standing, Schumer released a comedy album, Cutting, earlier this year. It follows her spring 2010 Comedy Central Presents stand up special.

Schumer has also landed recurring roles in Adult Swim’s Delocated and HBO’s Curb Your Enthusiasm. Later in the year, she will play opposite Parker Posey in the indie film Price Check. She has made appearances on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and The Ellen DeGeneres Show, among other television programs.

For additional information on the event, contact the Office of Student Activities at (309) 556-3850.   

Contact: Kristin Fields, ’12, (309) 556-3181,