David Yontz has been working as a musical comedian in Chicago since 2010, both as a solo performer and as a music director for sketch and improv shows at theaters such as iO Chicago, Story Town, ComedySportz, and The Annoyance. His accolades include: winning the Deli Magazine Chicago Artist of the Month poll in October 2013, performing for Laughingstock: The Chicago Comedy Music Festival in 2013 and 2014, and receiving an artist grant from The City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events in 2015. He wants everybody to know that he feels incredibly fortunate to be turning his dreams into his profession and needs $2.25 to take the bus home after the show.