Chicago improviser: Peter Robards

Peter Robards

Peter Robards (originally from Louisville, Ky) is a graduate of both the Annoyance and iO training centers in Chicago, Il and has studied at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in New York.

Peter has been fortunate enough to perform in well over a dozen comedy festivals, including:
- Toronto International Improv Festival (Toronto, Canada)
- Improvaganza: Hawaii Improv Festival (Honolulu, HI)
- Los Angeles Improv Festival (Los Angeles, CA)
- Alaska State Improv Festival (Juneau, AK)
- Del Close Marathon (New York City, NY)
- Chicago Improv Festival (Chicago, IL)
- Dallas Comedy Festival (Dallas, TX)
- Out of Bounds Improv Festival (Austin, TX)
- Gatlinburg Improv Festival (Gatlinburg, TN)
- Milwaukee Comedy Festival (Milwaukee, WI)
- Detroit Improv Festival (Ferndale, MI)
- Kansas City Improv Festival (Kansas City, MO)
- Big-Little Comedy Festival (Cleveland, OH)
- Big-Little Comedy Festival (Grand Rapids, MI)
- St. Louis (Improv) Fringe Festival (St. Louis, MO)
- Dirty South Improv Festival (Carborro, NC)
- Eau Claire Improv Festival (Eau Claire, WI)
- i3 Longform Invitational (Raleigh, NC)
- Snubfest (Chicago, IL)
Altogether Peter has performed in Alaska, California, Illinois, Indiana, Hawaii, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin, & Canada.

Peter is a resident artist at Chemically Imbalanced Comedy Theater, where he has appeared in various productions & performed with house team Counter-Productive Lover. He also can be found performing around Chicago with The Belmont Transfer, Underhanded Improv, & at The Annoyance Theater, where his performance credits include: Bucket of Blood, Dream Lover, Frostbite, Silent Nightmare, Splatter Theatre, The Deep End, & The Weirdos of Oz.

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