Thursday, April 23, 2015

Weekend Popping!

Thursday and the rest of the week is looking stacked with some kick ass shows. Not only does the Chicago Improv Festival (which is the largest and oldest improv festival on the planet) kick off this week, but the stand-up scene is popping as ever. Check out whats popping tonight and through the weekend. Get out and support some local comedy.

You're Welcome Presents Chris "C.P" Powell
Dave Helem
T-Murph
Jeanie Doogan
Tanisha Rice
Eli Hamilton
Chris Powell
Tonight at 7:00PM

The Cupcake Comedy Showcase
at The Gallery Cabaret
Lineup:
Rebecca V. O'Neal
Samuel Priest
Sameena Mustafa
Jarrell Scott Barnes
J. Michael Osborne
Jon Lyons
$7 Pitchers of Leinie's; $3 Malort shots
And yes, there will be cupcakes.
Tonight 8-9

Ricky Gonzalez
Drew Frees
Tim McLaughlin
Kevin Brody
Eliot Rahal
Dave Maher
Mikey Manker
hosted by Todd Massey
Tonight at 9:00PM!

Rat Pack Comedy: Irresponsibly Mad For Laughs
at Rat Pack Comedy
Featuring:
Rudy Schultz
Sonia Denis
Conor Cawley
Amy Shanker
Danny Kallas
Today at 8:00PM

at Hydrate Nightclub Chicago
Showcase
Krista Atkinson
Marla Depew (JDA member)
Amy Eisenberg (JDA member)
Monte LaMonte
Joseph William Reese
Kyle Scanlan
Tonight at 8PM

at The Bar Celona (Downstairs) - 3474 N Clark
Lineup:
Nate Burrows (Laugh Factory, Chicago Hypeman)
Carmen Morales (World Series of Comedy, Laugh Fest)
Joe Alden McMahon (Lana Del Ray Podcast, Producer)
Josh Johnson (Laugh Factory, Bridgetown)
Aaron Sutherland (Producer, Laugh Factory)
Secret headliner (Letterman, literally everywhere)
Thursday at 9:30PM - Doors 8:45

SINGLES ONLY
at the Laugh Factory
Lineup:
Comedy show for singles by singles - (Mostly)
Jonah Jurkens
Jeff Scheen
Alex Kumin
Robert Prorak II
Followed by Singles Mixer!
Tonight - 10PM!

Comedy @ Connie's Pizza
Join us for Comedy @ Connies Pizza april 24th in the Gold Coast to have an evening hosted by 
Brian "Da Wildcat" Smith
Joey Villagomez
Kristen Toomey
Doors open @ 8:00 Show starts 9:00 pm
Friday at 8:00PM
Friday at 8:30PM

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!!

DESPERATE COLLECTORS GLOBALIZATION SPECTACULAR
This Month:
Lainie Lenertz
Andrew Halter
Josh Johnson
and headliner Derek Smith!
Saturday at 9:00PM

Henry's Swing Club - Comedy Night
Henry's Swing Club
18 W. Hubbard (downstairs)
A weekly Sunday showcase of Chicago's finest comedians.
SUNDAY'S LINEUP:
Samuel Priest
Julia Segal
Max Friedman
Dave Helem
Danny Kallas
DOORS 7PM - SHOW 8PM
One Block from Red Line
Two Blocks from Brown Line
GREAT FOOD + DRINK SPECIALS
Industry Night = 50% Drinks
SUNDAY!
1935 W Thomas St
Lineup:
Chastity Washington
Zach Peterson
Sammy Obeid
Keith Paesel
Mary Zee
Tom Wisdom
Rebecca Fass
Conor Delehanty!
$2 PBR, $4 well drinks
Sunday at 7:00PM