Lucas O’Neil is a comic and writer, recently selected by Comedy Central as an “Up Next” Comedian in 2018. Now in New York, Lucas started his career in Chicago, where he quickly established himself as one of the most promising young comedians in the country. Showcasing a delightful mix of playfulness and intellect, Lucas has garnered national attention at various festivals including Limestone, Laughing Skull, Bridgetown and Comedy Central’s Clusterfest. He’s also opened for some of the best comics in the country, such as Nick Thune, Matt Braunger, Phil Hanley, Kevin Nealon, and most importantly, Nick Thune, again.
Carolines on Broadway is proud to present the Breakout Artist Comedy Series, a series which put the spotlight on the very best and brightest emerging stand-up comedians in their very own headlining show. These are the comedians that are currently plying their trade and honing their craft on their way to becoming the stars of tomorrow.