Bipolar Brian Johnson has been doing standup in Chicago for 3 years and 7 years all together. He got his start at Juz Jokkin Comedy Club in Waukegan IL in 2006. In 2007, had his first career highlight when he was a finalist in the Highland Park Comedy Festival. In 2009 the first time he performed in Chicago was at the Lincoln Lodge for Comcast on Demand. In 2010 Brian finally saved up for his own car and started doing open mics in Chicago on a semi regular basis. Brian had two more contest victories later, in Summer of 2010, he got 3rd place in the Full Slab competition in Grayslake IL. In 2012 he won the Savemore Lounge Open Mic competition. His tv appearances include Comcast on Demand at the Lincoln Lodge, a guest appearance on Assisted Living, and 4 appearances on the Flabby Hoffman Show. Brian also produced a showcase in the suburbs known as Rascally Crackas. Brian has performed at Zanies Rising Star Showcase, Hollywood Lounge, Outriggers Lobsters and Laughs, Comedy Under the Tap, Bookworm Cafe in Rockford, 240 Lounge, Back Room Comedy Club in Woodstock, Comedy Comedy at Walter Payton’s Roundhouse and many more.