Clare Austen-Smith is stand-up comedian based in Chicago, IL. She’s featured for Jaboukie Young-White, Jo Firestone, and opened for Joel McHale. In Chicago, she performs regularly at the Laugh Factory, The Annoyance, The iO Theater, Second City, The Chicago Improv, and DIY staples like the Shithole. She’s been a performer at Hell Yes Fest, Lady Laughs Festival (Madison, WI), the Chicago Improv Festival, The 2018 Onion Comedy & Arts Festival, and the Cream City Comedy Festival (Milwaukee, WI) and Butterboy (New York). She produces the alt-comedy showcase Just Us Gals,” that runs monthly at Sleeping Village, Yeast Party at Marz Brewing, and spends her free time sleeping. So far, pursuing comedy has earned her the undying respect of her peers and just one stalker. Find her on twitter and instagram at @Okayclare.