February 17, 2014

What's Popping!

"What's Popping!" - Your favorite guide to the Chicago comedy scene is back! OK... sure it's snowing, but don't let that stop you from checking out and supporting some of the best shows in town. Some great events are  going down this week so let's get right to it.

Performance Anxiety
at The Pleasure Chest Chicago - 3436 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60657
Monthly comedy show at adult toy store, whats not to dig about that?
Kristin Clifford - Host
David Drake
Ricky Gonzalez
Kevin Brody
Liza Treyger
Kris Simmons
Erica Clark
Kevin Lobkovich
TONIGHT! - 8PM

CLiC Comedy Showcase- February
at BEER - 3415 N Clark, Chicago Il.
Stacked lineup tonight!
Krystal LaFianza-Pitzen - HostAngela Vela
Ian Abramson
Maggie Jenkins
Tyler Snodgrass
Aaron Sutherland
Carma Nibarger
Maureen Grogan
Erin Lane
Tonight!

Malort Mondays in February: BILL CRUZ!!!
at Green Door - 678 N Orleans, Chicago, Illinois 60654
NEW weekly showcase that produces month long residencies with the best headliners around, featuring stand up comics and musical guests. FREE shots of Jeppson's Malort! It all takes place in the historic basement speakeasy of the Green Door Tavern
Samuel Priest - Host
Eric Oren
John Margelewski
Logan Nielsen
Sommer Austin
Erik Monical
Buddy Heeley
Josh Johnson
James Burchill
BILL CRUZ!!!
TONIGHT

Female Funnies in Chicago
at Zanies 1548 N. Wells St. Chicago Il.
All Female Lineup of some of the best comedic talent in Chicago!
Recommended!
TONIGHT

Black Star Comedy
at Estrella Negra - 2346 West Fullerton Avenue
Solid & fun showcase @ funky restaurant basement. 1/2 food specials!!
Kellye Howard
Matt Riggs
J. Michael Osborne
Danny Maupin
Albert Mora Escobedo
Nathyn Gibson
Hosted by Tyler Jackson
Tuesday!
Always a good time!
Dan Ronan
Mikey Manker
Meredith Kachel
Adam Burke
And you're headliner Mike Lebovitz
TUESDAY

Stand-Up Throw Down Presents: Meechie Hall!
at Stand-Up Throw Down
Tamara Lynn Chambers hosts:
Timmy Brochu
Amy Shanker
Nathan Simmons
Aaron Sutherland
Meechie Hall
WEDNESDAY

Tell us How You Feel
at Patsys - 2825 N. Lincoln, Chicago, Il.
Nathan Simmons
Christopher Szafran-Luce
Kevin Moseley
Prateek Srivastava
Ashley Huck
Dave Helem
Free! - Food and DRINK specials...
Wednesday!
at Goose Island Wrigleyville Brewpub
Amanda Lynn Deal - Host
Odinaka Od Ezeokoli
Ashley Huck
Mitch Kurka
Reena Calm
Charles Belt
Thursday!

NEVER BEEN TO PARIS @ The Comedy Bar
at The Comedy Bar- Chicago
Sean Flannery's acclaimed one man show continues it's run!
THURSDAY!

HAUS of Laughs
at HAUS
Droppin' $cience
Lost Dog Improv
Meg Mcguire
Joel Boyd
Danii Gallegos
Tyler Snodgrass
Nate Weatherup
THURSDAY!

Just Dickin' Around @ Hydrate
at Hydrate Nightclub Chicago
8:30PM - Ladies Only Open Mic
9:45PM -  Just Dickin' Around showcase!
showcase Lineup:
Krista Atkinson
Andrea Cordts
Marla Depew
Amy Eisenberg
Caryn Ruby
And your host, Tamale!
at Stand Up Stand Up
GREAT SHOWCASE
Megan Gailey
Brian Self
Grace Lusk
Todd Massey
Jake McKenzie
THURSDAY!

THE OPEN MIC SHOW @ The Comedy Bar
at The Comedy Bar- Chicago
NEW HOT OPEN MIC @ plush nightclub
Thursdays!

James Allen Kamp
Editor