Dylan Carey joins The Make It Up to talk about creating his own improvised music with Groovebox, running a murder mystery theater, and fisheries research! Check out the solo music machine that is Groovebox HERE. Find Dylan over at iO on his Harold team, The Poem Highlander. AND, looking for […]

“Invasive Species”/Dylan Carey


Rich Johannsen joins The Make It Up to discuss his approach to filmmaking, how he started out with a LEGO Movie Maker camera, and farts! Check out Rich’s vid Serial Killer Registry, written/directed by Brittany Bookbinder, that we discuss, right HERE! Check out his YouTube channel Farts In Commercials to […]

“Bit”/ Rich Johannsen



Iris Kohler joins The Make It Up to discuss performing in 3 Day Weekend at Chicago SketchFest 2017 AND if she’s a murderer or not! Check out 3 Day Weekend at Chicago SketchFest this Sunday, January 15th! Music in the middle by Dumpster Babies! Listen here on the site or in iTunes!

“Hot Goss”/ Iris Kohler


Richard Kallus joins The Make It Up to chat about getting into directing, creating his satirical show #Humanity, and an avocado holder! Catch #Humanity at The Annoyance Theater Tuesdays at 8pm! Music in the middle by The Critics. Listen here on the site or in iTunes!

“#Humanity”/ Richard Kallus



Clark Pavlik joins The Make It Up to chat about putting together his own summer festival, raising money to build a theater (what?!), and his sketch group Lizzy and the Wizards! Catch Lizzy and the Wizards Present: Lizzy Or The Wizards Fridays in November at Second City in the deMaat! […]

“Mosaic Of Wacky T-Shirts”/ Clark Pavlik


Zach Finch joins The Make It Up to talk about performing in Bleacher Bums and all things Cubs! Bleacher Bums is by Open Space Theater! Check out the show at The Broadway! Show goes until November 6th! Find more from Zach on his podcast — The Zach and Tony Show! Music […]

“Bleacher Bums”/ Zach Finch



WINNER of BEST COMEDY and CRITICS CHOICE at Brighton Fringe — Zach, Viggo, and Jonny of Zach & Viggo Thunderflop join The Make It Up to discuss their international tour, their time spent studying clown, and something called the “classic Norwegian tactic”! Keep up with Zach & Viggo Thunderflop as […]

“Good At Being Bad”/ Zach & Viggo: Thunderflop




Actor and Special Correspondent “Julio From Ohio” joins The Make It Up to talk about all the craziness of this election, his time spent at The News* with Maggie Smith, and how he chose Ohio for his home. Find “Julio From Ohio” on Facebook HERE! Music in the middle by Dumpster Babies! […]

“Horse And Little Tacos”/ Julio From Ohio


The Greatest Minds of a Generation branch out to see their first Independent show! Find out how GLORIOUS of a time “Over Easy” and “The Motha Fuckin Musical” had at Freelance Wrestling, right here on episode 21 of….the Slobberknockerrrrrrr!!!!!

The Greatest Minds Reunite



Diego Sanchez joins The Make It Up to talk about his solo show Elizabeth and what part of the iceberg is the bad part. Catch Elizabeth at The Playground Theater in November and December. Music in the middle by Joe Smith. Listen here on the site or in iTunes!

“Elizabeth”/ Diego Sanchez