Friday, August 1, 2014

Weekend Shows!

Bam! Looks like it's going be a another beautiful summer weekend in Chicago. The festivals are in full swing, Lollapalooza just started and the Summer comedy season is charging forward with top notch events. Shows that should be on your radar this weekend are the The Lincoln Lodge (NEW Start time), Zanies, The Comedy Bar, Kick Punch Stand Up and The Laugh Factory just to name a few (all shows are linked below). With out further ado check out what's popping this weekend.

The Lincoln Lodge  - NEW start time.
2011 W North Ave Chicago, Il.
(First floor at Subterranean)
One of the best shows in town!
Tommy McNamara hosts:
Alex Kumin
Kyle Scanlan
Ian Abramson
Jeff Steinbrunner
Natalie Jose
Adam Burke
Friday Night! - 8:30PM

Michael Palascak @ Zanies!
Palascak (Chicago's own) has appeared on Comedy Central, The Tonight Show, The Late Late Show, TBS and The Late Show with David Letterman! Great opportunity to catch this local boy at the legendary Zanies in  Chicago
1548 North Wells St.

Kick Punch Stand Up!
Solid, BYOB, alt stand-up show performed at independent comic book store in Logan square.
Collin Bullock - Host
Kolin Bohannon
David Rader
Chris Damen
Cameron Gillette
Nathan Simmons
Totally Free! BYOB!
Friday at 8PM!

Kellye Howard @ THE COMEDY BAR
157 W Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60654
Kellye Howard headlines The Comedy Bar all weekend!
Howard is a dynamo, be sure to catch her at this great venue.
Four shows - Fri & Sat
Starts Tonight!

The Laugh Factory
This weekend ctach the "Chicago's Best Stand Up" show case AND "The Nasty Show"
Just a stupid good amount of the best local comedian talent Chicago has to offer.
Highly recommended.
Dan Friesen
Jamie Campbell
Drew Frees
Tristan Triptow
James Davis
Mateen Stewart
Brian Babylon
Jeff Scheen
Abi Sanchez
Matty Ryan
Ali Clayton
Drew Frees
Jay Washington
Meechie Hall
Sean White
James Davis
Jeanie Doogan
Jeff Steinbrunner
Sydney Adeniyi
Jonah Jurkens
Brian 'Da Wildcat Smith
Chris Bader
All Weekend long!

Jokes and Notes
4641 S King Dr, Chicago, IL
Legendary Club books the best comedians in the country.
All Weekend!

The Two Hour Comedy Hour
Every Saturday! 7PM
At the Gallery Cabaret
2020 N. Oakley Ave, Chicago Il.

The Late Late Breakfast goes BAK 2 SKOOL!
at the Hideout
Brunch & Comedy at funky ass Hideout.
Jamie Carbone
Ian Abramson
Kaitlyn Grissom
Raymond Holleb
Samuel William Paul
 Tyler Snodgrass

at Schubas Tavern
The monthly comedy debate show is back!
Tiffany Puterbaugh vs Danielle Puterbaugh - (New York vs LA)
Cody Melcher vs Peter-john Byrnes - (Jerry Lewis vs Jerry Lee Lewis)
Tommy McNamara vs Bobby Budds - (Wal-mart vs Wall Street)
Dave Losso vs Andy Fleming - (Space Jam vs A Goofy Movie)
Sunday at 8:00pm!

at Fizz Bar & Grill 3220 N Lincoln
Clunker is a comedy mystery.
Preceding the screening will be a stand up comedy show featuring the stars and creators:
Jamie Campbell
Shane Copland
Collin Bullock
BpBrian Johnson
Jacob Williams
After the show will be a Q and A with Collin A. Bullock (writer/star) and Shane Copland (writer/director)
Doors at 6 - Show at 7 - FREE

Comedy Sandwich
at Pressure Billiards & Cafe - 6318 N. Clark, Chicago Il.
Comedy in Rogers Park!
Taneshia Rice 
Chris Damen
Jackie Matejko
Edgar Mota
Sam Barone
Mike Hover