Aaron Foster later graduated from the University
of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana with a BA in Speech Communication. Aaron is supplementing his comedy career through real estate. Presently a touring opener for many concerts, colleges and headliners
Aaron discovered his love for comedy as an employee of the nationally
recognized- All Jokes Aside Comedy Club. After the club closed he has been performing since 1997.
2008 April edition of Chicago Magazine Aaron was interviewed as a featured story. (Page 78) In 1998-99, Aaron participated in the Canadian Mist, the Bud Light, and the Miller Genuine Draft comedy competitions. Winner of the Salem Orb-E Future Faces Competition in October 2000, Mr. Foster was awarded the opportunity to open, Jill Scott, Tommy Chong, D.L. Hughley, Dice Clay, Bruce Bruce and lotsa others. Aaron Foster was semi-finalist in the NBC based "Last Comic Standing", a comedy competition that has grown to international acclaim. He was also a participant in the Las Vegas Comedy Festival- Play Vegas Semi finalist in 2007.
Aaron has performed for the troops in across seas for the USO tour. A participant of the Atlanta-based LaffaPaloosa 2001 Comedy Showcase,
the comedian was also featured as host of the Chicago underground hot spot Cosmos comedy lounge. Television credits include a Chicago- based television show Ben Around Town, NBC reality show-Starting Over, ABC “My Life As A Sitcom”. Aaron has been described by fellow comedy circuit regulars as artist who possesses that rare ability of bringing the gift of laughter to a racially and emotionally diverse crowd. Quoted as being one of the best performers ever scene by Chicago comedians.
In a recent interview with the talented entertainer, the Chicago
Defender asked the artist, "Is laughter the key to breaking down
still existing racial barriers”? Foster answered, “laughter is the key to harmony”. Aaron's hilarious style reflects stories of learning to ease racial tensions, find love and deal with familial dysfunction. All stories are disguised in hilarious high energy stories. This comedian has unparalleled range in topics also. His topics range from animal relations, politics to celebrity gossip. Among other entertainment stops Aaron can be seen currently as a host, feature and headliner for many of the nations top entertainment clubs and agencies, including a large contribution from Heffron Entertainment- (Comedy Zone), Summit Comedy, Hysterical Management and the Improv