Third-person brag bio time!
Kris McDermott is a digital marketing nerd by day and teller of jokes and stories by night, wherever they’ll let her.
Originally from a small town in Ohio, her voice is dry with a blue-collar sensibility. She’s interested in exploring topics like gender, race and class, always with a self-deprecating voice. She’s performed at Zanies Chicago, in Chicago showcases such as The Gogo Show, The Kates and Performance Anxiety Chicago, and performed as part of Cleveland’s Accidental Comedy Fest in 2013. She is a producer of Queer Comedy at Zanies, Chicago’s longest running showcase with a focus on queer inclusion. Her comic interview series, “Hey, Can I Bother You?” has been published by some of Chicago’s biggest media publications.
Follow her on Twitter, if you like: @krismcdermott or visit her website and blog at krismcdermott.com.