Keenan Camp

Keenan Camp is an improviser, actor, writer, and director, originally from Mt. Pleasant MI. He has been performing and creating in Chicago for over five years at iO, The Annoyance, Second City, and now MCL Chicago. He has performed in shows like The Verse: Another Firefly Story, WhoProv, and MINt: Music Improv Night, as a member of both The MonuMintals and The Crème de Mints. He now coaches the MINt team, The ex.PeriMINTs. Keenan co-wrote and directed a musical adaptation of Jaws, entitled All That Jaws, which utilized a man in a giant shark costume. He co-produces, co-hosts, and performs at The Show Below, a weekly improve showcase, at The Crocodile Lounge in Wicker Park. Currently, Keenan is working on a one man show, and is looking forward to the day when he can pay someone to write bios for him.

Brandon C. Price

Brandon C. Price is performer and entrepreneur based out of Chicago. He is the co-creator of VAMP: A Music Comedy Drinking Show (MCL Chicago), and one of the four founding members of VAMP Chicago, LLC. He was a writer, ensemble member, and company manager with Cupid Has a Heart On (Stage 773), the longest running musical comedy show in Chicago. He is a weekly regular co-host on WGN Radio, and performs as an actor, musician, and host in shows all over the city.  www.brandoncprice.com @brandoncprice5

Gary Fields

Gary Fields holds a BFA in Acting from California State University, Fullerton, and he is a graduate of the Music Improv Program at The Second City Training Center. He has performed in MCL productions such as The Thanksgiving Circumcision, One Brain More, and Chicago Dreams. He is also a member of the musical improv show Buzzed Broadway. A seasoned musician, Gary has played guitar, mandolin, and harmonica for Baby Wants Candy, South by Midwest, and even VAMP.

Courtney Fontaine

Courtney Fontaine is a Maryland native who studied Theater at Frostburg State University. She started performing with Washington DC's ComedySportz Ensemble, The Blue Show, and in the O' Danny Girls for the Maryland Renaissance Festival. Since moving to Chicago, she's performed with different groups at various venues including ComedySportz, The Playground, iO, MCL, and Second City's Training Center Stages. Courtney is a graduate of the iO Training Center, and Second City's Music Conservatory.

Alex Garday

Alex Garday is a desert lizard baby hailing from Arizona but relocated to Chicago in 2010. He has been privileged to train in comedy and improvisation as well as perform at all of the major Chicago institutions including The Second City Training Center, ComedySportz Theatre Chicago, iO Theater and the Annoyance Theatre. He is a founding member of MCL Chicago, the city’s first theater dedicated to musical comedy. He is super stoked to perform with the cast of VAMP on Fridays and Saturdays. Garday crossed over into the interwebs with the hit online web series, The Restaurant. He is 6'5" and ethnically ambiguous. He is represented by Lily's Talent Agency.

Chris Gorton

Chris Gorton, a native of New Jersey, found out recently his first improvised song was making up new words to La Cucaracha in his 7th Grade Spanish class. He doubts it was very good. He has been improvising, acting, singing and writing musicals in Chicago for the past four years. He is a graduate of both the Second City Music Conservatory in Chicago and the Magnet Theater’s Musical Program in New York City and is an Alumni of Cupid Has A Heart On. He has co-written three original musicals; Attend the Tale of Danny Tanner, All that Jaws, and One Brain More: A Zombie Les Misical. He has also written hundreds of songs including a love song for Angela Lansbury, and is currently in the process of completing a brand new musical and his first novel. Chris is thrilled to be a part of the VAMP family! All the thanks to his family, friends, Allison and his dog Harvey.

Reeny Hofrichter

Reeny Hofrichter is a born and raised Chicagoan. She is an Ensemble Member with Anarchy: An Improvised Rock Musical at MCL as well as a long time Ensemble Member of Cupid Has a Heart On, Chicago's longest running musical sketch comedy show (Stage 773). She holds a B.A. in Theater from Columbia College Chicago and has worked with Chicago Children's Theater, Victory Gardens Theater, Mary's Attic, Curious Theatre Branch's Rhinofest, and the Abbie Hoffman Died For Our Sins Fest. Reeny is also a solo performer and writer, having written for the Chicago One Minute Play Festival at Victory Gardens Theater, Outside High 5 Productions, Lifeline Theatre's Fillet of Solo, and is a regular performer with the LIVINGroom.

Michael Shepherd Jordan

Michael Shepherd Jordan is a native Tennessean who has been living and performing in Chicago since 2008. He holds a BA from The University of Tennessee and has trained in improv and sketch comedy at The Second City Training Center, iO Chicago, and Annoyance Theater. Michael is the Managing Director of MCL Chicago. He is a Writer/Director/Performer with credits including Yippee Ki-Yay, Merry Christmas: A Die Hard Christmas Musical (Writer/Director), ZIG: EDM Suicide (Writer), Chicago Dreams (Director), and with his award winning sketch ensemble Cake-n-Hatred. Thank you for all the fun we have at VAMP. www.michaelshepherdjordan.com

Lou Leonardo

Lou Leonardo is a Chicago based actor and improviser who was born and raised in Syracuse, NY. He fell in love with acting at the age of 6 after being cast as Santa Claus in his elementary school play. Since then Lou has had the opportunity to play other legendary characters on stage from Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof to Edna Turnblad in Hairspray. In addition to his on stage work Lou has also obtained his BFA in acting from Syracuse University and is a graduate of the improv training programs at iO Chicago, ComedySportz Chicago, and The Second City. You can always find Lou preforming regularly around Chicago in several different improv shows or plays. So, if you see him, make sure to say “Hi!”. Lou is extremely grateful to Brandon, Keenan, & MCL for the privilege of being a part of this remarkable VAMP family. And, as always, Lou would like to thank his family and friends for their continual support and encouragement.

Cat McDonnell

Cat McDonnell is a graduate of the Second City Conservatory, Second City House Ensemble, and iO Theater training programs. She has performed with The Second City Theatricals aboard the Norwegian Gem and can be seen improvising regularly at iO with the Harold team Denver and at MCL with VAMP. Cat is also a singer/songwriter and half of the musical duo Side Pocket.

Liz Joynt Sandberg

Liz Joynt Sandberg is an ensemble member of The Improvised Sondheim Project, Storytown, and Lolaat: an iO Harold Team. She is alumnus of Infinite Sundaes - An Official House Ensemble of The Second City Training Center. Her dance and performance art works have recently been presented at The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Dance Chicago's Fringe Carnival, Defibrillator Gallery, and The Chicago Improv Festival. Her writing can be found online at The Huffington Post, The Second City Network, and she is a columnist for Rebellious Magazine's PLUCK Parenting. Her essay "Hummingbird" appears in the anthology Listen to Your Mother: What She Said Then, What We're Saying Now (Putnam, 2014). Originally from Michigan, she trained with The Second City Music Improv Program, iO Chicago, and extensively in Chicago's improvisational dance community. She has a degree in Philosophy and Music from Central Michigan University. Thanks to Nathan, Ida, and Merce, as well as the Joynt Sandberg family's rotating cast of incredible babysitters for making Liz's dream come true possible. 

Ed Selvey IV

Ed Selvey IV started his career on the St. Louis improv scene, training under Second City alumnus Bill Chott. After teaching improv to youth and adults with The Improv Trick - St. Louis for two years, he relocated to Chicago to continue studying comedy and sketch writing. He has since recorded multiple commercials and voice-overs for clients ranging from the St. Louis Cardinals to the Center for Disease control, in addition to graduating The Second City's Improv and Music Conservatories and performing in Second City house ensembles Twisty, Moxie, Next, and Infinite Sundaes. He is currently a fellow in The Second City's Bob Curry Fellowship. Ed is also an accomplished photographer. You can view his work at www.okiiphotography.com

Andi Sharavsky

Andi Sharavsky is a graduate of Second City's Comedy Studies and Music Improv Conservatory programs. She has also trained at iO and The Annoyance. Andi performs in The Musical Armando at iO, and she is an alumnus of Infinite Sundaes - The Second City Training Center's musical house ensemble. Andi has contributed to The Onion News Network, and her writing has also been featured in The Chicago Tribune, Reductress, McSweeney’s, Splitsider, BuzzFeed, Thought Catalog, and The One-Minute Play Festival. She is a graduate of Vassar College, where she was honored with the Molly Thacher Kazan Memorial Prize for Outstanding Work in the Theatre Arts. Andi is thrilled to be performing in VAMP with the most talented weirdos in this fine city!

Tiffani Swalley

Tiffani Swalley is a Southern transplanted who appreciates pity laughter. She is a member of The Improvised Sondheim Project and an alum of The Second City House TeamSong Co. Tiffani teaches improvisation to adults and youth at The Second City Training Center and teaches musical improv at MCL. She is a graduate of Northwestern University. Thanks to Keenan and Brandon for making the fun happen. www.TiffaniSwalley.com

Abby Vatterott

Abby Vatterott is a comedian, improviser, actor, and human girl. Since earning her B.F.A. in Musical Theatre in 2012, she moved to Chicago from St. Louis. Graduate from Second City's Musical Conservatory and iO Training Center, she performs comedy all over the city in every capacity. Her solo sketch, stand up and musical comedy duo, Abbaria have earned her spots in over eight comedy festivals around the country. She has been a part of several improv teams as well as a being a performer and producer of her weekly comedy show, Lindsey's Calling at MCL Chicago. Abby is just so delighted to be a part of this wonderfully entertaining show!

Andi Woody

Andi Woody is originally from Kansas City- Missouri not Kansas. She graduated from Second City Conservatory, and the iO and Annoyance training programs. She also has a BFA in theatre performance, which she uses daily in her customer support job. Andi is an ensemble member with The Cupid Players at Stage 773. She has also performed with the Second City House ensembles Twisty and Infinite Sundaes, and the Matter Dance Company. Andi couldn’t be more excited to make up tunes with the ridiculously talented cast of VAMP. She would like to thank her friends, her family and her fella for their constant silliness and support.