Thursday, May 9, 2013

What's Popping....

The Chicago comedy scene is just packed & stacked with ridiculously high quality laugh options starting tonight and going through the weekend.
Some of the shows you should look out for are:
Marty DeRosa @ Stand UP Stand UP
Duck Duck Comedy
Parlour Car
Wiggle Room (comedy + burlesque, hosted by Adam Burke),
Joe Kilgallon @ The Comedy Bar
Ben Bailey @ The Up Comedy Club
The Kates
The Nasty Show

For you Open Mic fiends, you've got the grand daddy mic  The Edge that's still going super strong, and the brand new "The Spot" open mic which are both tonight. ALSO check out the new Friday night mic: "The Mic With No Name" at the Hidden Shamrock. So... with out any further hub bub, check out our complete list of whats popping this week and beyond.

Hosted by Kenneth Carl Witzgall
Tyson Karrasch
Julia Solomon
Chris Damen

Todd Massey
Marty DeRos
Lindsay Adams - Host
Marz Timms 
Aaron Sutherland
CJ Toledano
Kellye Howard
Jeff Arcuri
Noah Gardenswartz
Kara Klenk

Parlour Car ~ A Stand-Up Comedy Show ~ Bar Deville
701 N. Damen, Chicago, Illinois 60622
Every Thursday - A HOT showcase.
Lem Slaughter 
Mike Sheehan
Adam Burke

Matty Ryan
Liza Treyger 

Doors: 8:00. Show: 8:30. Bar Deville. 
701 N. Damen, Chicago Il.
Every Thursday - A HOT showcase.

The Edge Comedy Club's Big Fancy Open Mic
@ Sully's House
1501 N. Dayton, Chicago, IL.
One of the best & longest running Open Mic's in Chicago.
8:30PM Sign Up, Every Thursday

The Spot Thursday Night Open Mic
sign up 8:30 PM, Show 9PM
4437 North Broadway St. Chicago. 
A new uptown, Thursday night, open mic.

The Primetime Cupcake Comedy Cabaret
The Gallery Cabaret 
7:00pm - 9:00pm.
Cupcakes + comedy = Do it!

The Mic With No Name AKA Hidden Shamrock Open Mic
A NEW Friday Open Mic!
2723 N. Halsted, Chicago
Sign up @ 6:30, Show @ 7PM
Every Friday

Wiggle Room
Burlesque + Comedy
Hosted by Adam Burke, only two shows left!
May 10th & 17th
939 W Randolph
Chicago, IL
New comics and dancers every week.

Line Up:
Michael Larimer - Host
Eric Pennell
Lindsay Adams
Renee Gauthier

Danny Kallas - Feature
Joe Kilgallon - Headliner

Midnight Talk show at ComedySportz Chicago 
Hosted by Jamie Campbell
LIVE late night talk show!
May 10

Sommer Austin
Monique Madrid
Allison Black
Caryn Ruby
Lizzy Mosier
Soli Santos
Kristin Revere
Katy Conroy
Caitlin Bergh
Heather Corallo
hosted by: Amy Sumpter

Jared Logan @ Zanies!
Jared Logan (VH1 Best Week Ever)
May 7th - 12th

Fried Chicken + Comedy!? Yep!
Hosted by Taneshia Rice
Featuring Damon Williams

Martin Morrow hosts...
Renee Gauthier
CJ Toledano
Kara Klenk
Jeff Steinbrunner
Megan Gailey
Julia Solomon

The Nasty Show
This Saturday at the laugh Factory
Solid local lineup!

Ben Bailey @ The Up Comedy Club
Ben Bailey from The "cash Cab" TV show headlines
@ one of the swankiest venues in the city.

Three Dead Moose Open Mic 
3030 N. Racine St., Chicago, Illinois 60657
Best Open Mic on the north-side?
Probably... Just saying. Do it!
Every Sunday

Every Sunday
Good times...

Schubas Open Mic
Sign Up 9PM, Show 9:30 PM
3159 N Southport Ave, Chicago,

100 Proof Comedy followed by The Chaser
Every Monday
Mondays at 8pm, $10
The Chaser
Mondays at 9:30pm, FREE
Always a blast.

Hug City Comedy at Lucky's Wicker Park! 4/16
Lucky's Wicker Park 
Always a solid lineup with great drink specials.

At the Fizz Bar & Grill
Every Wednesday in May, 3220 N Lincoln Ave.

Always good.

Bucktown Public Comedy Open Mic
5 PM Sign up, 10 PM Showtime
1658 W. Cortland St. Chicago
4 to 5 minutes of time & you don't have to wait all night!? Word.

James Allen Kamp