Lauren Vino is a writer and stand up comedian based out of New York. She got her start in comedy in her hometown of Chicago when she was just in junior high, lying about her age to perform with teen youth ensembles at Second City. Later as an adult, she graduated Second City's writing program and started performing and writing stand up comedy. She went on to write and produce several live sketch shows and the popular weekly stand up showcase RIOT Comedy Chicago.
Residing in Brooklyn, New York, Vino's work has been published at Splitsider, ComedyofChicago.com, RE:Com Magazine, Joonbug.com, and The Blot Magazine. She can be seen performing comedy the 4th Wednesday of the month at the Palace Cafe in Greenpoint Brooklyn, hosting her free show Barely Regal. She loves The Blot Magazine, puppies. and celebrity meltdowns on twitter.