Alex Joyce has been performing as a stand up comic for over 10 years. After growing up in Addison, IL and Asheville, NC he attended college at The University of Alabama, where he majored in philosophy. He then moved to Chicago where he studied skech writing at The Second City Training Center. Joyce performs regularly in Chicago and occasionally in Asheville and has opened for Jon Reep and Colin Quinn. He co produces and performs in The Blackout Diaries, a weekly comedy show at The Newport Theater in Wrigleyville.