Monday, February 16, 2015

What's Popping

It's Another Big week of Chicago comedy so lets get right to it. Check out what's popping in the scene this week.

Snack Attack Presents Nate Simmons and Swedish Fish
at The Elbo Room - 2871 N Lincoln Ave
It's the comedy show that gives out free snacks! (yes really)
This weeks snack - SWEDISH FISH
Lineup:
Jamie Carbone
David Rader
Prateek Srivastava
Dale McPeek
Amy Shanker
Nathan Simmons!
Today at 8:00PM

Female Funnies @ Zanies
1548 North Wells St. - 312-337-4027
All female lineup hosted by Patti Vasquez
TONIGHT 8:30PM!

100 Proof Comedy
at The Comedy Sportz Theatre - 929 W Belmont Ave, Chicago IL.
Weekly Monday showcase!
Tonight - 8PM!

at GMan Tavern - 3740 N Clark St,
Mike Cronin - Host
Dave Losso
Miles Hendrix
Cleveland Anderson
Ashley Huck
Nate Burrows
Jeff Steinbrunner
8PM Doors - 8:30PM Show
FREE! - $4 Drafts
TONIGHT at 8:00PM!

Sadsacks and Wisecracks
at High-Hat Club - 1920 W Irving Park, Chicago, IL.
Great new showcase that has been putting together some real killer lineups...
ONLY $5 - What!?
Tonight!
8PM!

Set to Scene
at iO Chicago - 1501 N. Kingsbury St
Improvised stand up sets!
Hosted by Tyson Karrasch
& Nicholas Rouley
Tonight at 8:00PM
& Every Monday!

@The Beat Kitchen, 
2100 W. Belmont, Chicago
Doors @ 9:00$5 Cover - 9:30PM
at Refuge Chicago - 416 S Clark
Hosted by Comedian T Murph and Jeff Gibbs
Featuring the best comedians in Chicago! 
Drink Specials! GREAT birthday packages!
Tuesdays - 8PM!

The Tuesday Ten Showcase!
@ Zanies Rosemont - 5437 Park Place - Rosemont Il.
Haven't been to Zanies Rosemont yet? Tuesday is a great night to do it.
TEN of Chicago's rising stars hit the stage.
DRINK SPECIALS - $3 off all Signature Martinis and $2 off Bud & Bud Light Bottles!
Tuesday 8PM

Hoo HA Comedy
at Rockit Burger Bar - 3700 N Clark
Popular all female comedy collective that books the best comics around.
Drink & Food specials!
Every Tuesday! 8:30PM!

NEW MATERIAL NIGHT with Chris Bader.
at Laugh Factory Chicago
Chicago's best stand up comedians showcase their new material at the Laugh Factory.
New Material Night is hosted by Chicago's own Chris Bader... 
Tuesdays!!

The Blind Bet Show
at the Pony Inn - 1638 W. Belmont
One of the best Showcases in Chicago.
Top notch comics + great crowds...
WEDNESDAY - 9PM

The Sedgwick Stop Showcase
at The Sedgwick Stop - 1612 N Sedgwick St, Chicago, Illinois 60614
Monthly showcase following the early mic and it's going to be metal!
LINEUP:
Alex Seligsohn - Host
Nicky Martin
Aaron Sutherland
Mike Wiley
Laura Hugg - Headliner!
Wednesday at 8PM!!

Adam Burke - Hosts
David Drake
Stephanie Hasz
Kevin McCaffrey
Chris Redd
Jeff Steinbrunner$5 ONLINE
Wednesday - 9:00 PM!

The Social Take Over!
@ Laugh Factory Chicago.
Comedians take over audience member social media accounts.
Hilarity ensues.
Wednesdays!

Singles Only Show
Thursday night is singles night, only at Laugh Factory Chicago!
A comedy show for singles by singles! Host Paul Farahvar and Chicago's most hilarious stand-up comics will take the stage to share their often-embarrassing and always- funny stories of the dating world. Audience members will have a chance to win up to $200 in Laugh Factory tickets + free for sharing dating horror stories... Stick around after the show for a singles mixer!
Thursday at 10PM!

This Week's Show
Downstairs at Bar Celona
3474 N Clark, Chicago
every Thursday at 8:30 pm
No cover, $5 pitchers!
THURSDAY!

Parlour Car
A stand up Comedy show
Every Thursday, 8PM, FREE!
Bar Deville
701 N. Damen
THURSDAY!

Just Dickin' Around: All-Ladies Open Mic and Showcase!
at Hydrate Nightclub Chicago
Thursday at 8:30PM!

Alt stand-up show performed at independent comic book store in Logan square.
Great lineups!
Did we say it was Totally Free & BYOB!
Fridays at 8PM!

Black Box Comedy presents: Adam Burke!
at The WIP Theater - 6670 Northwest Highway, Chicago 60631
Adam Burke has appeared at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, the Just for Laughs Chicago Festival, Funny Or Die's Oddball Comedy Festival and has opened for a wide variety of national headliner comedians (Marc Maron, Jeff Ross, Hannibal Burress + many more). Burke released his debut album Universal Squirrel Theory on A Special Thing Records in 2012 and was voted Best Stand-up in Chicago by the Chicago Reader in 2014.
Recommended
Friday & Saturday - 8PM!

The Lincoln Lodge
Chicago's longest running showcase!
GREAT LINEUPS!
2011 W. North Ave. (WICKER PARK)
Every Friday!

Comedians for Chuy Garcia !
at Club Mambo - 3336 N Milwaukee Ave
A stand-up comedy show fundraiser!
Featuring:
Jaime de Leon
Mathew Lyon Montalvo.
Joey Villagomez
Calvin Evans
Wendy Gwenlaroka Vargas 
Abi Sanchez 
Danny Perez, 
Miguel Guevara
Horacio Ramirez 
+ MORE
Hosted by Jaime de Leon and Mathew Lyon Montalvo.
Doors open 7:00pm - Showtime: 8:30pm
Great Drink Specials - $25 At the door, 
Friday at 8:00PM!

Proxy Morons
at Blokes and Birds - 3343 Clark St. Chicago Il.
Every FRIDAY - FREE 
Show - 7PM!
Stick around after the show for karaoke party with DJ Kev Rokken
FRIDAY

The Nasty Show @ The Chicago Laugh Factory
3175 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL
Looking for comedy show that feels more like a house party then a Comedy club?
Then this is the show for you. packed houses, crazy crowds, top shelf comics...
The nasty show has been on FIRE lately.
Recommended
(773) 327-3175
Saturday - 10PM!!

The Blackout Diaries
At The High Hat Club - 1920 W Irving Park Rd, Chicago, IL 4008
Comics + Real People tell true drinking stories
Recommended!
Every Saturday! 8PM!
Every Saturday! 7PM
At the Gallery Cabaret
2020 N. Oakley Ave, Chicago Il.
Saturday!

Entertainment Chicago LIVE! at The Underground Lounge
Darius Kennedy Hosts
Prateek Srivastava headlines
Oscar El Cuchillo Carvajal
Faizan Hussain
Angela Serna
Elliot Lerner
$4 HAMMS, $4 Budweisers, $4 Modelo
$5 at the door
Saturday, February 21 at 7:30PM

Tuxedo Cat Comedy
at Inner Town Pub - 1935 W. Thomas St.
Chastity Washington
Peter-John Byrnes
Laura Hugg
Charlie Rohrer
Prateek Srivastava
Rebecca Fass
Hosted by Conor Delehanty

Improvised Star Trek Returns to iO Chicago!
Star Trek. Improvised! What more do you need to know?
February 15 - March 1
Sundays!