December 13, 2013

Tighten Up Friday

A ton of comedy events this weekend. Shows for your radar: JOE KILGALLON, Entertainment Chicago LIVE, The Yeah Buddy Awesome Time Show, Patti Vasquez @ Zanies, Make Yourself At Home and the Kellye Howard Comedy Show - plus the usual suspects of independent shows. Check out what's up this weekend.

JOE KILGALLON @ The Comedy Bar
at The Comedy Bar- Chicago - 157 W Ontario, Chicago, Il.
POWERHOUSE LINEUP THIS WEEKEND
Brian Babylon - Host
Matty Ryan - Feature
Bill Cruz - Feature
Joe Kigallon - Headliner!
FRI & SAT! - 8 & 10PM 
$5 OFF WITH CODE COC13

Entertainment Chicago LIVE!!!!
at Decibel Bar - 4437 North Broadway Ave.
A do not miss opportunity to catch DWAYNE KENNEDY!
LINEUP:
Darius Kennedy - Host
Janine Phan
Jason Earl Folks
Prateek Srivastava
Andy Boyle
Mike Shapiro
John Thomas
Dwayne Kennedy
TONIGHT! - FREE!

Power Hour Comedy Open Mic
Power Hour Open Mic
Sign up @ 6:30PM
Show starts promptly at 7PM
At The Gallery Cabaret
2020 North Oakley Avenue
Friday!

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

Patti Vasquez @ Zanies
Zanies - 1548 N. Wells St. Chicago Il.
Stand-Up, HBO, festivals, late night TV, one act solo shows - Patti does it all. Great opportunity to catch her at a classic comedy venue.
FRI - SUN

The GoGo Show HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR!!
at The Lincoln Loft - 3036 N. Lincoln Ave. Floor 2, Chicago
Krystal LaFianza Pitzen - Host
Adrienne Gunn
Caryn Ruby
Katey Selix
Kate Streit
Cynthia Shur Petts
Sqeeze Play (Angela McMahon and friends!)
LACE (Erin Lane and Andrea Wallace)
SATURDAY!

Comedy At The Shack
2360 N. Clybourne Chicago, Illinois 60614
GREAT LINEUP THIS WEEK!
Food & drink specials + great local comedy!
NO COVER!!!
TONIGHT @ 10PM

This Is Not an Open Mic
at The Parlor - 1434 N. Western Ave, Chicago, Il.
BYOB art gallery/performance space in Wicker Park. 
Sign up @ 2:45pm, show at 3pm!!
A Saturday afternoon mic!

Great freaking showcase, with tight lineups...
Proper room in the back, great specials.
FREE & $3 Specials!
Saturday!

at Brainstorm - 3036 N. Lincoln Ave. Floor 2, Chicago, Il.
Sweet lineup this month!!
RICKY GONZALEZ
MIKE SHEEHAN
SARAH GALLAGHER
ZACH PETERSON
KEVIN WHITE
MIKE KNISH
DAVE LOSSO
SEAN MOON
Sat - 8:30PM!

Laughing Insanity #6
at the Laugh Factory Chicago - 3175 N Broadway, Chicago IL
With comedians:
Meechie Hall (BET's Comic View)
Candy Lawrence (TBS Just For Laughs Festival, Chicago)
Glen Martino (Jimmy Kimmel Live)
Marvin D Phipps (TBS Just For Laughs Festival, Chicago)
Xavier Lamont (Featured film "Killing Poe" released 2014)
Sunday - 8PM!

Kellye Howard Comedy Show
Every Sunday at Velvet Lounge
67 E. Cermak, Chicago Il.
Some amazing comics have been showing up at this NEW weekly showcase...
Show starts @ 8PM sharp -
Ladies FREE before 8PM
$5 COVER
Hosted By Kellye Howard
EVERY SUNDAY!

@ Wills Northwoods Inn
One of the best open Mic's in Chicago.
Hosted By Reena Calm and David Drake
7PM sign up - 8PM start.
SUNDAY!

Comedy Behind Bars Open Mic
Sunday night 7 p.m. 6:30 Sign up
5 minute slots @ A.J. Hudsons
3801 N. Ashland, Chicago Il.
Hosted by Noah Gutierrez
SUNDAY!

Wait for 8! 
The open mic where comics get 8 min. 
at the Township - 2200 N. California 
Random DRAW! Starts @ 6PM
HOSTED BY Monte LaMonte, Tim Barnes and Michael Sanchez. 
$2 drink specials - SUNDAYS!

James Allen Kamp
Editor