Mystery Science Theater 3000 comes to Chicago

The Download

Frank Conniff, Justin Kaufmann and Trace Beaulieu

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Comedy legends Trace Beaulieu and Frank Conniff aka The Mads from Mystery Science Theater 3000 join Justin to talk about their careers, the shows that influenced them when they were younger, being cult favorites, the process of putting on a show, how they come up with the films that they use, tapping into the obscure film world, how surprised they were that they caught lightning in a bottle with the concept, the connection made with the audience, the generations that follow them and their “Live Movie Riffing with the Mads” show tomorrow night at the Logan Theatre.

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