Ike by Chance
Monday, June 11 | Show @ 7PM | Party @ 8:30PM
Created & Performed by IKECHUKWU UFOMADU
Join comic entertainer, Ikechukwu Ufomadu, as he hosts the only game show that keeps you guessing as to what exactly the game is. A sly deconstruction of competition that soft-shoes across the fine line between reality and entertainment, order and chaos.
ABOUT THE ARTISTS
IKECHUKWU UFOMADU is an actor and comic entertainer, recently named as 1 of 5 “Comedians to look out for in 2018” by Time Out New York. He is creator and host to a number of original live shows including: his evening of talk-show entertainment, Ike at Night (Under the Radar/The Public Theater, The Bushwick Starr, JACK); his night of comedy and music, Nightcap | by Ike (Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater); his one-man variety hour, Ike Night (Ars Nova, San Francisco Sketchfest); his Christmas show, Ike for the Holidays (Manhattan Inn) and more. He performs stand-up at venues across New York, including Union Hall and UCB. He’s also featured in several episodes of The Special Without Brett Davis. Ikechukwu has collaborated with several OBIE-winning theater companies including: Young Jean Lee’s Theater Company Archive, 600 HIGHWAYMEN and Hoi Polloi. He trained at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts; the International Theatre Workshop in The Netherlands and Studio5’s theater and dance programs in Indonesia. Ikechukwu was an Artist-in-Residence at Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater as a member of the 2017 Class of Joe’s Pub Working Group.
ABOUT THE LOUNGE SERIES
While ANT Fest rages nonstop all month long, don’t miss the Lounge Series — intimate, pop-up encounters with fest alums, debuting fresh new ideas and sounds — in the oh-so-lux ANT Fest Lounge.
PARTY WITH US
Party with the artists post-show in our swank AF lounge! We’re servin‘ up hot slices & cold brews at the straight-up cheapest bar in midtown. All the cool kids will be there.