With a sharp wit and a candid act that is polished to perfection, John Burton delivers big laughs every time. His rapid-fire yet conversational style is sometimes revealing and self-deprecating, other times sarcastic and absurd, but always guaranteed to entertain. His act is truly a pop-culture gold mine .. from George W. Bush to Wile E. Coyote, and from television shows such as Blind Date to the classic The Dating Game, John covers it all. And he’s not afraid make really silly faces at the same time. John kicked off his comedy career in 2001 when he moved to Chicago and studied improvisation at the Improv Olympic, Annoyance, Comedy Sportz, and world famous Second City Theaters. He honed his stand-up skills at open mics and hit the road full-time in 2002.