Comedian Aaron Kleiber has toured throughout the country with top comics like Bob Saget and Harland Williams. But when it came time for Aaron to shoot his upcoming live comedy special, there was only one place that felt right – his hometown of Pittsburgh.
From open mics to hosting weekly comedy events, Pittsburghers get the chance to see him perform live almost every week. Which means that those same comedy fans were less likely to pay a premium price to see a performer that they usually saw for free.
We developed a plan to tell the story of a national comic making it big without leaving his hometown.