• this is louie.

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    Actor

    Comedian

    Writer

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    "You play weirdos well."

    - Many Dutch Audience Members

    Louie Cordon is an actor, comedian, and writer from Chicago. A University of Michigan graduate, he has written and performed in many sketch revues such as Satisfy Yourself, Bad Trip, and Throwback to the Future. He also wrote for the digital sketch series How Did We Get Here? which won the Funniest Film Award at the LA Comedy Festival.

     

    You can catch him performing with Baby Wants Candy at Second City, Trigger Happy and Baby Wine at The Annoyance, and ComedySportz Chicago. He can be seen as Delaware in The Christmas Pitch which is now available on several streaming platforms and On Demand. On stage, he was the understudy for Evan Mills in The Second City's 110th Mainstage revue: Do the Right Thing, No Worries If Not. He is also a Mainstage alum of Boom Chicago, a comedy theater in Amsterdam.

     

    He is a member of SAG-AFTRA and proudly repped by DDO Chicago.
  • Resume

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    Writing samples available upon request!

  • Video

    Where's the Ball?

    A children's TV show is interrupted by an unorthodox, ex-magician father.

     

    Performed by: Louie Cordon, Chrissi Rose Hartigan, Devin Sanclemente


    Written by: Claudia Iao

    Last minute stand-ins

    Last Minute Stand-ins is a show where an actor is paired with an improviser. Actors perform a scene of their choice with an improviser who knows nothing beforehand. Hilarity and desecration of theater ensues.

     

    Performed by: Louie Cordon (improviser), Alessandro De Gennaro (actor)

    The Last Day

    A film director is interviewed about her upcoming movie.

     

    Performed by: Louie Cordon, Nathalie Galde, Vicky S. Wang


    Written by: Vicky S. Wang

    Funeral Parlor Games

    Everyone shares a "memory" of their late friend.

     

    Cast: Mishell Livio, Janelle Blasdel,

    Andrea Vicunia, Louie Cordon, Adam Mengesha

     

    Written by: Meghan Baynes

    Safe and familiar

    Kate Rose and Leo Jack sing about getting back together in the musical Titanic 2042.

     

    Performed by: Louie Cordon, Kelsey Jane Myers


    Written by: Preston Parker & Bianca Shaw

    Ghost

    A romantic moment gone too far.

     

    Performed by: Louie Cordon, Casey Hall,

    Erin Martin


    Written by: Scott Becker

    ESL

    An ESL teacher tries to teach useful English phrases to immigrants.

     

    Performed/Written by: Louie Cordon

    Oregon Trail

    When navigating the Oregon Trail becomes familiar territory.

     

    Performed by: Louie Cordon, Miles Kopcke, Erin Martin


    Written by: Louie Cordon

  • AUDIO

    INCONCEIVABLE

    Inconceivable is a scripted narrative podcast about two best friends navigating different fertility challenges and the ups and downs that come with it.

     

    CAST:

    Sheena Laird - Amy

    Ben Hebert - Mike

    Xyla Gatilao - Jessica

    Katherine Wettermann - Nurse/Shauna

    Louie Cordon - Doctor/Ben/Corey

     

    Written by Amanda ReCupido

    Directed by Val Agnew

    Recorded, edited, and music by Michael McNally

    PLEASE MAKE THIS

    The year is the future and the world is in peril. Mankind has fracked the moon and caused it to crack down the center. If something isn’t done fast, a part of the moon might break off and tumble toward the Earth, killing everyone. Surely Earth’s brightest minds can solve the problem, if only science wasn’t so expensive! A partnering with a TV network, a team of scientists who all happen to be good looking and one celebrity guest are assembled to set out to save the moon and fall in love on Earth’s newest hit reality show: Moon Base! Thanks to Cold Reads, Hot Scripts at iO Chicago for having the PMT gang on!

     

    Starring:

    Spencer D Blair, Angie Campbell, DC Cathro, Megan Corse, Zach Hacker, Cassie Middlemist, Shariba Rivers, Hobert Thompson

    With Louie Cordon as RealityTron

    And Sompong Patheuangsin as Awkwafina

     

    Poster by Jess Fang

  • Upcoming Shows

     

    June 2024

    June 28: Baby Wine, 9:30pm, The Annoyance

    June 29: Trigger Happy, 7:00pm, The Annoyance

     

    July 2024

    July 13: Laugh Out Proud: An LGBTQ+ Comedy Extravaganza, 10:00pm, Boom Chicago Comedy Festival

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    Game the System: A Competitive Musical

    Directed by Anneliese Toft with original music from Amanda Murphy, Game the System: A Competitive Musical explored human nature as affected by capitalism. This satirical musical debuted in Judy's Beat Lounge at Second City.

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    I Wanna Believe: An X-Files Parody Musical

    I Wanna Believe: An X-Files Parody Musical was a show that ran at The Annoyance Theater. I played the role of Cigarette Smoking Man during its original run. It was directed by Jessica Mitolo, written by Emily Hyatt with music from Matthew Pollack and choreography by Shannon Baucus.

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    Infinite Sundaes

    Infinite Sundaes is The Second City Training Center's Music House Ensemble. Over the course of a year, the ensemble learned different styles of improvised long form musicals. This resulted in the creation of an hour-long satirical musical scripted through improvisation.

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    Crisis Absurded

    Graduates of the Second City Conservatory write and produce their own sketch revue. Directed by Anne Libera and music directed by Stephanie McCullough, this revue ran for four weeks in Second City's e.t.c. Theater.

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    Satisfy Yourself

    My independent team, Spring Break, wrote and performed in a sketch revue that ran for four weeks in the Blackout Cabaret. Directed by Casey Whitaker, it explored themes of pleasure, indulgence and influence. Writing samples and video available upon request.

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    Bad Trip

    This was Spring Break's second original sketch revue that I wrote and performed in. It ran for four weeks in the Blackout Cabaret. Directed by Julie Marchiano, it explored themes of uncertainty, escapism, and self-discovery. Writing samples and video available upon request.

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    Throwback to the Future

    This was Spring Break's third original sketch revue that I wrote and performed in. It ran for three weeks at Under the Gun Theater. Directed by Alan Linic, it explored themes of nostalgia and change. Writing samples and video available upon request.

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    Storytown

    Storytown is an interactive, fully improvised musical that plays every Saturday morning at Stage 773. Under the direction of Jill Olson, we help bring children's stories and ideas to life.

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    Jumping to Allusions

    I was an actor in this sketch show directed by Jeff Griggs which ran for four weeks in Donny's Skybox at Second City. This revue sold out each week of its run.

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    Canned Tears

    This was a mental health variety show written, produced, and directed by Sarah Baumann, Sarah Gorman, and Natalia Rodas with additional writing from Ross Childs and George Viebranz Jr. I was an actor in this show which ran for two weeks in Judy's Beat Lounge.

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    Sugar, We're Going Down Singing

    Graduates of the Music Improv Conservatory at The Second City Training Center write and produce their own musical sketch revue. Directed by Bina Martin and with music by Stephanie McCullough, this revue ran for seven weeks in Donny's Skybox. Writing samples and video available upon request.

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    Sorry, Grandma

    I was an actor in this sketch show directed by Sean Cusick which ran for four weeks in Donny's Skybox at Second City. This revue sold out three of the four weeks of its run.

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    Nuggets

    Nuggets was a short form improv ensemble directed by Chris Kervick that played with a rotating cast at The Annoyance for about a year.

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    BEEZEY

    BEEZEY was a ComedySportz House Team that performed in House Party at the CSz Chicago Theater. Over the course of a year, we developed three forms: Improvised Bourne Identity, Improvised Wilt Disneigh, and The BEEZEY. Coached by Ryan Ford & Harz Sondericker.

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    CHIMERA

    CHIMERA was a ComedySportz House Team that performed in House Party at the CSz Chicago Theater. We used game-based improv to develop two original formats: Time Cops and CHIMERA - The Board Game. Coached by Jason Stockdale & Keith Whipple.

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    A Streetcar on Fire

    I was an actor in this sketch show directed by Rob Kozlowski which ran for four weeks in Donny's Skybox at Second City.

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    We're Great and We Know It: A Confident Show with a Long Title

    I was a writer and Assistant Director for this sketch show directed by Jeff Bouthiette which ran for four weeks in Donny's Skybox at Second City. Writing samples available upon request.

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