Monday, September 15, 2014

What's Popping!

Big shows coming down the pipe this week. The Sean White (LIVE ALBUM RECORDING) at Timothy O'Toole's Pub should definitely be on your radar. Check out what else is popping this week in the Chicago comedy scene.

Performance Anxiety
at The Pleasure Chest Chicago - 929 W Belmont
Comedy show at sex positive adult toy store...
LINEUP:
Kevin Brody - Host
Dan Friesen
Stephanie Hasz and Andy Fleming
Rebecca Fass
Sammy K Obeid
Nigel Ng
FREE + BYOB!
$5 SUGGESTED DONATION
AUDIENCE GETS 15% OFF IN STORE!!!
Today at 8:00PM

Best Night Ever! FREE comedy show! [09/15/14]
at GMan Tavern - 3740 N Clark St
Powerhouse Lineup:
CJ Sullivan
Mike O'Keefe
Dave Helem
Sean White
Blake Burkhart
Andy Fleming
Steph Hasz
Hosted by Dave Losso
FREE!
$4 Drafts
Tonight at 8:00PM!


100 Proof Comedy
at The Comedy Sportz Chicago Theatre - 929 W Belmont Ave
This Weekly Monday night showcase puts together some of the best comedians around. Top notch stage, lighting and a full bar at legendary venue.
Stacked Lineup:
Derek Smith
Sean White
Sammy Obeid
Dane Arden
Jamie Campbell
Dave Stinton
Kevin Pomeroy! 
REENA CALM - Headliner!
8PM Tonight!
773-549-8080

Black Star Comedy
at Estrella Negra - 2346 West Fullerton Avenue, Chicago, Il.
Lineup:
Kristen Toomey
Amy Stumper
Odinaka Od Ezeokoli
Collin A. Bullock
John Margeluski
Keith Evans
Hosted Amy Nico Schwartz
BYOB + half-priced vegetarian entrees!
Tuesday at 7:00PM

Hoo HA Comedy Presents: MEREDITH'S BIRTHDAY BASH!
at Rockit Burger Bar
JAMES ZEKIS!
KRISTIN CLIFFORD
ANDY FLEMING & STEPH HASZ
MATTY RYAN
And your headliners - THE PUTERBAUGH SISTERS
Tuesday 7:30PM

Comedy Writing Workshop
at Jokes and Notes
Hosted by Steven J. Springer
Wednesday at 6:30PM

TWO SHOWS LEFT! Stand-Up Throw Down Presents: Josh Johnson!
at Stand-Up Throw Down - 2200 N California Ave
LINEUP:
Timmy Brochu - Hosts:
Jeanie Doogan
David Philips
Kenneth Carl Witzgall
Tamara Lynn Chambers
Wednesday at 7:00PM!

Pilsen Stand Up! Comedy Showcase
at Martin's Corner - 2058 W 22nd Pl
Comedy show Benefit for the Dreamers Unidos Scholarship fund.
Eric Perez
Jesnaira Baez
Nigel Ng
Saurin Choksi
Adam Burke
and more !
$10 Suggested Donation
Wednesday at 8:00PM!

Clambake Comedy Character Open Mic
at Underground Lounge
Wednesday at 8:00pm

Comedians You Should Know @ Timothy O'Toole's Pub 9/17/14
Ricky Gonzalez - Host
Kevin Bozeman
Taylor Clark
Marty DeRosa
James Zekis
and more
Wednesday 9 PM. (Doors at 8)

Joe Kilgallon: Live at the WIP Theater- Chicago!
The WIP Theater
Comedian Joe Kilgallon headlines at The WIP Theater in the Edison Park neighborhood in Chicago!
Tickets are $10 ONLINE. The last time Joe was at the WIP the show sold out in advance!!!
BYOB!!! - Doors at 8:00PM
Thursday!

SHOW ME THE FUNNY - Just NESH hosts Stage Time 
Jokes and Notes - 4641 S King Dr, Chicago, Illinois 60653
Thursday at 8:00PM

Just Dickin' Around @ Hydrate: All-Ladies Mic and Showcase!
at Hydrate Nightclub Chicago
Ladies' open mic: 8:30 pm–9:30PM
Hosted by Amy Eisenberg
Ladies' showcase: 9:45PM – 10:45PM
Showcase Lineup:
Marci Deloney
Marla Depew (JDA member)
Amy Eisenberg (JDA member)
Katie Gillespie
Marlena Rodriguez
And your host, Krista Atkinson! (JDA member)
Thursday at 8:30pm

STAND UP STAND UP PRESENTS: BRIAN ALDRIDGE
at Stand Up Stand Up - 1540 N Milwaukee Ave
Sean White - Host
Mikey Manker
Blake Burkhart
Grace Lusk
National Headliner - Brian Aldridge
Thursday at 8:30pm

Kyle Kinane Headlines!
Up Comedy Club - 230 W. North Ave, 3rd Floor, Chicago
Recomended
(312) 337-3992
Mr & Mrs Smith's Comedy Showcase: Season 1; Episode 4 "The Anniversary"
The Silver Room
Saturday at 8:00pm
With Stand up Comedy, Sketches, Improv, Musical Guest and More!
Hosted by Brian Self
Featuring:
Jeff Arcuri
Kellye Howard
Meechie Hall
Marz Timms
+ Special Surprise Guest!
This is a BYOB event but there will be FREE BEER! with a suggested $10 Donation. All proceeds go to the RLS Fund (Ramon Leah Smith Comedy) Keeping Laughter in the community!

Comedians You Should Know Presents: 
Sean White (LIVE ALBUM RECORDING)
at Timothy O'Toole's Pub - 622 N. Fairbanks Ct.
Saturday at 8:00pm
Chicago comedian, Sean White, headlines two stand-up comedy shows at Timothy O'Toole's Pub on Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 8 PM and 10:30 PM
This will be the only chance to watch Sean record his debut album - "Dead and Gone", about the worst two years of his life. Produced by Comedians You Should Know.
Featuring sets by 
Adam Burke 
$10 in advance;$15 at the door www.comediansyoushouldknow.com
After party to follow!
RECOMMENDED!

James Allen Kamp
Editor