Friday, May 29, 2015

Weekend Popping!

It's a stacked weekend for stand-up comedy. Festivals, anniversary shows, hot downtown mega shows, intimate river north clubs, you name it. Here's what's popping this weekend.

The Onion & AV Club Present
The 2nd Annual 26th Annual Comedy Festival.
If you know anything about the Chicago comedy scene you know that this festival has been in full swing all week. Don't fret if you've missed out so far, there are still some great shows to catch like:
ELLIE KEMPER & FRIENDS
at UP Comedy Club - 8:00 PM
AND
VANESSA BAYER
with Adam Burke
at Thalia Hall - 9:00 PM

Kick Punch Stand Up - 5/29/2015
David Rader hosts
Joe Nudelman
Ben Banach
Danny Maupin
Tristan Nigel Triptow
Keith Paesel
Totally Free!
BYOB!
FRIDAY - 8:00PM!

The Late Late Breakfast: TWO YEAR BIRTHAVERSARY!
at the Hideout Inn
Pancakes, comedy & weirdness galore.
Saturday at 2:00PM

Owen Weber: Overplugged
at The WIP Theater
Saturday at 8:00PM

The Wild Wolf Band
A CancerFree KIDS Benefit
Starring Josh Wolf with Jiffy Wild and Featuring Andy Ruther
A BENEFIT FOR TEAM EVAN AND CANCERFREEKIDS

Tommy & Friends with Tommy McNamara
at Hideout Inn
Part of the The 2nd Annual 26th Annual Comedy Festival
With special guests:
Derek Smith
Jeff Scheen
Alex Kumin
Charlie Bury
Two Bunnies Eating Flowers
+ more! - $5Saturday at 7:00PM

SIMMER BROWN's DEBUT SHOWCASE: May 30th, 2015
1910 W Irving Park Rd
Adam Burke
Dave Helem
Rishika Murthy
Sameena Mustafa
Prateek Srivastava
Sat at 7:00PM
1910 W Irving Park Rd
YBAT Presents We Still Like You
at Brainstorm comics
Tomorrow at 8:30PM

Tuxedo Cat Comedy @ The Innertown Pub,SHOWCASE
Sunday at 7:00PM
Jerry Tran - HOST
Mike Lebovitz
Jonah Jurkens
Marty DeRosa
Seth Davis
Odinaka Od Ezeokoli
Lisa Peters

Henry's Swing Club Comedy Night
at Henry's Swing Club
18 W Hubbard (Downstairs)
FEATURING:
Adam Burke
Dave Helem
Kolin Bohannon
Matty Ryan
Kelsie Huff
Doors at 7:30 PM - Show at 8PM
One block from Redline
Three blocks from Brownline
NO COVER + Crazy drink specials!