Katherine Biskupic and Leah Frires make up Pure & Weary, a Chicago sketch duo trained at The Second City and The Annoyance Theatre. Pure & Weary play off of their opposite qualities as performers under a theme for each show. Pure & Weary recently performed at the Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival, the Dallas Comedy Festival, the Chicago Improv Festival, the iO Really Good Film Festival, Chicago Women’s Funny Festival, the Crossroads Comedy Festival, the New Movement Theatre-NOLA, the Big-Little Comedy fest, and the NYC Sketch Fest. Their YouTube videos have been featured on UPROXX, Chicago Now, Comediva, Funny Women, Girl Talk HQ, The WhoHaHa and Chicago Hustles Magazine.
Pure & Weary (Katherine Biskupic & Leah Frires) present, “Roaring in our 20s.” The Flapper: a fashionable young woman intent on enjoying herself and flouting conventional standards of behavior. The Female Comedian: *See Flapper. Come watch as Pure & Weary Charleston through the ups and downs of their 20s.
2017 Festival Performance Date
Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 at 10:00pm at Ruba Club with The Flat Earth and Cameron Wyllie & Carson Pinch