Thursday, March 20, 2014

What's Popping...

Bam! We're back in the swing of things with a list of solid shows that should be on your radar. Everything from intimate rooms to large venues. All of it good. Check out whats up, starting tonight and going through the weekend.

Here Is Your Alibi - BYOB Comedy Show!
106 W. Thorndale Ave.
(Steps away from the Thorndale Red Line stop.) 
Featuring:
Sick Lineup:
Lev Kalmens - Host
JONATHAN EUSEPPI
ABBY STASSEN
RAY HOLLEB
MATT RIGGS
MIKE LEBOVITZ
BEAU SMITH
Doors @ 7:30PM - Show @ 8PM
FREE & BYOB 
+ There will be some free beer samples...
Thursday!

Cupcake Comedy Cabaret
at The Gallery Cabaret - 2020 N Oakley Ave, Chicago, Il.Cupcakes + Comedy!
Jon Lyons
Mike Knish
Steve Comenduley
Bark Bark: The Talking Dog
Maggie Ednie
Mark Toland
David Yontz
FREE SHOW + Weekly Drink Specials:
$6 Pitchers of Leinie's; $3 Malort shots
Thursday!

STAND UP STAND UP PRESENTS: KRISTEN TOOMEY
at Stand Up Stand Up
Great Lineup + Free Pizza + Dope Healiner
Collin Bullock
Kevin White
Bobby Hill
Darwin Doobers
Todd Massey
Kristen Toomey - Headliner
Thursday!

This Week in Despair LIVE!
at the Hungry Brain
A host and four guests making fun of the week's news...
Jason Earl Folks
Erin Lane
Andy Fleming
Stephanie Hasz
Peter-john Byrnes - Host
The Popular podcast goes live!
Thursday!

This Week's Show
at The Bar Celona - 3474 N Clark
Sweet  Lineup!
MARTY DEROSA
KYLE SCANLAN
DAVID DRAKE
AARON SUTHERLAND
NATE BURROWS - Host
Plus a SURPRISE GUEST!
Doors open at 8:30 pm - Downstairs at Bar Celona
NO COVER + $2 beers + $5 pitchers
Thursday!

Just Dickin' Around @ Hydrate
at Hydrate Nightclub Chicago
An all ladies' open mic followed by showcase of featured comics!
8:30 pm-9:30 pm: Ladies' open mic hosted by Just Dickin' Around's Amy Eisenberg
9:45 pm-10:45 pm: Just Dickin' Around showcase
Showcase Lineup:
Krista Atkinson
Kristin Clifford
Amy Eisenberg
Musical guests The Fruit Flies
Marla Depew - Host
Thursday!

Parlour Car
701 N. Damen, Chicago, Illinois 60622
Ian Ambramson
Martin Morrow
Kyle Ayers
Puterbaugh Sisters (
Pat McGann
Aaron Weaver
Thursday - 9pm - Free

Puterbaughs Presents- "Just For Rafts"
at Hideout Inn
In the spirit of the “JUST FOR LAUGHS” season not coming to Chicago this year, The Puterbaugh Sisters are proud to present their own parody to the festival, “JUST FOR RAFTS”, a special edition of their six year running variety show, “Entertaining Julia”. Should be a banana type show. DO IT.
Bobby Minelli and Gabe Liebowitz- Tunes
Nick Moore and Katie Rife- Silly videos
Paul Robinson and Kevin Carroll- Sketch comedy for the Gods
Alex Moffat- Underground Art Comedy
Puterbaugh Sisterz
Friday!!

Xavier Lamont's MAD LOVE night @ Riddle's
at Riddles Comedy Club
Xavier Lamont
Ben Hamilton
Vince Acevedo
8:00PM & 10:30 PM Friday & Saturday

Goofballs United Vol 3
at The Den Theatre
Big Trees - Improv
Derek Smith - Stand up
WiseSnatch - Improv
Exquisite Corpse - Sketch
Friday!

Make Yourself At Home Presents: ADAM BURKE! - 
A charity event for Tree House Humane Society!
at The Hidden Shamrock
Comedy for a good cause:
Mike Wiley
Nathan Simmons
Ross Kelly
Jamie Campbell
Sarah Deady
Adam Burke - Headliner
Saturday!

The Yeah Buddy Awesome Time Comedy Show!
at Brainstorm Comics
MATT RIGGS
MICHAEL LARIMER
DAVID PHILIPS
KAITLYN GRISSOM
DAVE LOSSO
TYLER JACKSON
SEAN MOON
JASON MELTON - Host!
Shows are free and BYOB! Donations accepted..
Saturday!

Fun & Done #1! one-off, pop-up, comedy shows from Congrats on Your Success!
at Logan Parlor - 3251 W. FULLERTON, ChicagoBill Bullock
Justin Covington
Sonia Denis
Odinaka Od Ezeokoli
Rebecca V. O'Neal
Charlie Rohrer
And a very special guest set from Liza Treyger!!!
Sunday @ 6:30PM

Tuxedo Cat Comedy @ The Innertown Pub, 3/23
at Tuxedo Cat Comedy
Always a good time!
Megan Gailey
Jeff Arcuri
Bobby Hill
David Philips
Alex Kumin
Conor Delehanty
Jerry Tran
Sunday

Best Medicine Presents Candy Lawrence
at The California Clipper
Candy Lawrence
Lara Beitz 
James Zekis
Blake Burkhartt
Kristin Ryan
Sunday! 8:30PM

James Allen Kamp
Editor