Julia is an award-winning sketch comedy writer, ACTOR & Improviser.

Stand up at  The Sh!t Hole , 2018. Photo courtesy of Loren Egeland.

Stand up at The Sh!t Hole, 2018. Photo courtesy of Loren Egeland.

Check out her resume.

  • Winner of the Outside of the Box Sketch Writing Contest at Second City (2019) 🏆

  • Winner of the Mary Scrugg’s Works by Women Sketch Festival (2015) 🏆

  • Proud co-parent to improv team, Delorean (celebrating our 100th show together in early 2019).

  • House writer + performer for The Crowd Theater’s ensemble sketch team, FiasCo!

  • iO Comedy Network Team writer for Happy 2 Be Here (and former writer for Whip Tilt Productions) producing digital comedy videos for the world-renowned iO Theater. Her videos have received thousands of views and despite her best efforts none of them were her mother. Watch her comedy sketch, Regifted, below! (FYI it's NSFW)

  • Published comedy writer: The Nutcracker Ballet Taught Me it’s Okay to Date Kitchen Appliances and Dear Sport Tampons.

  • She is a graduate of iO Chicago and Second City.


For the readers:

Society: The Game Show sketch- September 2017

Sick Day monologue- September 2017

Dear Sport Tampons - published in The Belladonna, March 2019

For the visual learners:

See Julia in a webseries, The Sublettor, and watch her work brought to life below.

 

Written by Julia Johnston for the iO Comedy Network team, Whip Tilt Productions. 

 
 

Written by Julia Johnston for the iO Comedy Network team, Happy 2 Be Here.

 
 

Written and featuring Julia Johnston for the iO Comedy Network team, Whip Tilt Productions.

 
 

Co-written by Julia Johnston for the iO Comedy Network team, Happy 2 Be Here.

 
 

Featuring Julia Johnston for the iO Comedy Network team, Whip Tilt Productions.

 
 

Featuring Julia Johnston for the iO Comedy Network team, Whip Tilt Productions.

 
 

Written by Julia Johnston. Originally performed as part of Storefront Gets Sketchy Friday The XIII-th on September 2017 at The Storefront - The Salon @ Collaboraction Studios.

 
Delorean: An Improv Team    2016. Photo courtesy of David Audino

Delorean: An Improv Team 2016. Photo courtesy of David Audino