April 11, 2014

Funky Friday

It's Friday, the sun is out and the Chicago comedy scene is looking ridiculously strong this weekend. We've posted just a few of some of the best events that should definitely be on your radar if your looking to take in some top notch shows. Included are links for all events with lineups for some and times for all. Everything listed is recommended, especially the Sexiest Comic in Chicago Bracket Competition and Pageant! and the ROAST OF LIZA TREYGER AND MEGAN GAILEY. Enjoy.

Dave Siegel at The Comedy Bar
at The Comedy Bar - 157 W Ontario, Chicago, Il.
Top notch comedy in River North.
Starts Tonight! (Fri & Sat)

Sexiest Comic in Chicago Bracket Competition and Pageant!
at Cole's Bar - 2338 N Milwaukee Ave
Hosted by: The Puterbaugh Sisters!
Started with 32 comics, and now the Elite 8 will compete in a single elimination tournament until only one remains:
Eric Oren
Jeff Steinbrunner
Derek Smith
Cameron Gillette
Tyson Karrasch
Calvin Evans
Nicholas Rouley
David Drake
The winner will receive: $100.00 cash prize, a bottle of Jeppson's Malort & T-Shirt, A Featured Set at an Upcoming "Chicago's Best Standup" show at Laugh Factory Chicago, an exclusive interview and Profile on comedyofchicago.com, A Featured Set at an Upcoming Shinebox Comedy Show at Cole's Bar! + MORE! 3 Live Judges will then vote down the bracket until only 1 remains and is crowned the winner! Then stick around for an all-night DJ Dance Party Celebration!
FREE - Saturday April 12th - 9pm @ Cole's Bar
RECOMMENDED!

The Yeah Buddy Awesome Time Comedy Show! - April 2014, Pt. 1
at Brainstorm
SEAN FLANNERY
DAN FRIESEN
DANNY MAUPIN
JEFF SCHEEN
JAMES ZEKIS
JASON MELTON
Hosted by DAVE LOSSO
Doors at 8, Show at 8:30, FREE (donations accepted), BYOB.
SATURDAY!

Tuxedo Cat Comedy
at The Innertown Pub - 1935 West Thomas St.
MIKE LEBOVITZ
KYLE SCANLAN
LIZA TREYGER
MEGAN GAILEY
BRENDAN GARDINER
RACHEL MCCARTNEY
JASON RHEE
Hosted by Rebecca Fass
FREE - SUNDAY - 7- 9PM

ENTERTAINING JULIA PRESENTS:
THE ROAST OF LIZA TREYGER AND MEGAN GAILEY
at Town Hall Pub
They've made thousands laugh & nearly as many cry. Be there SUNDAY, APRIL 13TH @ 9PM, for a proper send off for a couple of gals who couldn't possibly deserve it more. Doors at 8:30. This show is ABSOLUTELY FREE. Free admission, free refreshments and free verbal abuse.
Hosted by JEFF STEINBRUNNER
And featuring the uproarious malice of:
BILL CRUZ
NATALIE JOSE
DAVID DRAKE
ADAM BURKE
PUTERBAUGH SISTERS
MATTY RYAN
SAURIN CHOKSI
And 3 SURPRISE ROASTERS!
SUNDAY

James Allen Kamp
Editor