Lael O'Shaughnessy is a Chicago based stand-up comedian and writer. Lael's candid brand of humor and energetic stage presence has made her a regular at the Laugh Factory, the Comedy Bar, and Comedy on State. Along with performing regularly around Chicago, she also produces a popular weekly independent comedy showcase called High Dive Comedy, at the High Dive bar in Ukrainian Village. She has opened for touring headliners such as Cameron Esposito and Big Jay Oakerson. She was recently a featured comedian at Limestone Comedy Festival in Bloomington. Lael got her start at The Drop Comedy Club in South Bend, IN, Indiana’s best comedy club located next to the local jailhouse.