09/28/2010 12:41 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Comedian Fortune Feimster Brings The Funny To Chicago's Lincoln Lodge

This Thursday, Chicago's longest running and most innovative independent comedy showcase--The Lincoln Lodge--is bringing the the hilarious Fortune Feimster to the Windy City for the first show of their eleventh season.

Feimster tours nationally and is a resident performer at Los Angeles' famous Groundlings Theatre. You may also recognize her from her appearance on NBC's "Last Comic Standing," and "Is this Awesome?" on

"Fortune Feimster has a natural Southern charm that's evident from the moment you meet her -- and it's not just because she's been going to Hooters for family dinners since she was 10," writes Lesley Goldberg at "The out stand-up comic has embraced her background and unique comedy style to become a regular on the L.A. comedy scene where she often mocks what she knows -- taking shots at her beloved mother and riffs on her sexual orientation."

Read more about the queer lady-friendly Lincoln Lodge here.

What: Fortune Feimster's standup debut at the Lincoln Lodge

When: Thursday, September 30, 9:00 p.m.

Where: The Lincoln Lodge, 4008 N. Lincoln Ave. Chicago, Ill.

Price: $13 in advance, $15 at the door. All ages. Advance tickets available at here. For reservations (subject to availability) and ticketing information call (773) 251-1539.