Dec. 22nd - Dec. 23rd

7pm CDT - 7pm CDT

24 hours of live streaming improv and music to benefit Letters To Santa

 

SCHEDULE

8:40pm Glen Hansard

9:35pm Cecily Strong, Heidi Gardner

10pm Mary Timony

10:05pm Kim Gordon

10:20pm Mac McCaughan

10:50pm Kate Lambert interviews George Wendt and Bernadette Birkett

11:15pm Chelsea Devantez

11:35 Patrick Rowland

11:45pm Robert Smith

12:15am Danielson Famile

1:25am Luke Haines

1:45am Alex Burke

3:45am Sleaford Mods

(several appearances between) 4:00am - 6am Jim O'Rourke

(several appearances between) 4:45am - 6:05am Dan Bakkedahl & Brad Morris

4:40am Shannon Wright

5:45am Sally Timms

6:25am Robbie Fulks

7am Couch Candy with Jennifer Candy & Chris Sullivan

(several appearances between) 7:25am - 9:30am KIDPROV!

8:20am Bobby, Holly & The Ricketts

9:00am Bonnie "Prince" Billy

9:40am David Pajo

10:30am Spencer Tweedy

10:45am Edgar Blackmon & Rashida Olayiwola

11:05am David Pajo (encore)

11:30am Susan Messing, Brad Morris, Dan Bakkedahl

11:50am Grey Gerston

12pm Susan Messing & Rachael Mason

12:40pm A.C. Newman

12:50pm Brooke Breit - Jackbox Games

1:05pm Bill Callahan

1:35pm The Footlight District

2:40pm Chris Candy with Kelley Deal and Dan Bakkedahl

3:35pm Shannon Wright (encore)

3:45pm Tim Midyett

4pm RaShawn Scott

4:20pm Thao Nguyen

4:50pm Natasha Lyonne interview with Katie Rich

5:30pm - 6pm Jeff Tweedy

(more times announced soon)

 
 

ABOUT 24 HOUR IMPROV AND LETTERS TO SANTA

Every Christmas morning since 1995, Christmas letters are answered that are written by families desperate for a miracle.  We have showed up, unannounced, fulfilling each family's Christmas wishlist (typically food & clothes).  Additionally we bring a computer for every child in the house, a tablet for the head of household and enough cash to change the trajectory of their lives, no strings attached.  In 2020, we may not be able to hand deliver gifts however each family will receive this assistance.

Most Letters To Santa funds are raised during one remarkable live benefit event that had been running annually since 2002 at the world-famous Second City comedy theater.  In 2020, the event will be entirely virtual.  24 Hour Improv is a 24-hour long improv and music marathon that relies on a cast of legendary musicians and the world’s top improvisers.  24 Hour alumni include over 1000 improvisers and musicians including Jeff Tweedy (who has perfomed every 24 Hour for Letters To Santa), George Wendt, Tim Meadows, Fred Armisen, Natasha Lyonne, Jeff Garlin, Jason Sudeikis, Oliva Wilde, J Mascis, Martha Plimpton, Jack McBrayer, Yo La Tengo, Aidy Bryant, Bob Mould, Bush, The Breeders, Keegan-Michael Key, TJ Jagodowski, Veruca Salt, Steve Albini, Cecily Strong, Will Oldham, Chris Redd, Tami Sagher, Fred Schneider, Mike O'Brien, Nina Nastasia, Horation Sanz, Robbie Fulks, David Pasquesi, Sam Richardson, Tim Robinson, Melissa Villaseñor and many more...

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The history of Letters To Santa
The History of Letters To Santa
 
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