Friday, December 30, 2016

NYE Chicago Comedy Shows...

Not sure what to do for New Years Eve? Never fear, we did all the research for you. A ton of fantastic comedy options are happening this New Years Eve to help you bring in 2017 with much needed laughs. We tried to list as many diverse shows as Chicago has to offer and a little something for everyone's pocket book is represented. Have fun and be safe... See you next year.

New Years Eve Comedy Extravaganza
and Countdown Comedy Bash!
Laugh Factory Chicago
Laugh Factory is having two NYE shows - The New Years Eve Comedy Extravaganza (8PM) & Countdown Comedy Bash (10:30PM). Includes a champagne toast for your New Year's Eve revelry. With a VIP admission ticket, skip the line and get escorted directly to your seat. Call 773-327-3175 for details.
Or visit the Laugh Factory Website
Saturday - 8PM & 10:30PM

The Comedy Bar- Chicago
TWO Shows.
Ring in 2017 with a Comedy Countdown of Chicago comedians, featuring Calvin Evans, Natalie Jose, Kellye Howard, Sean Flannery and host, Sam Norton. OR join The Comedy Bar and Michelle L'amour's BIG SEXY SHOW which will feature stand up comedy, burlesque, and other surprises along the way! We will finish out the show with a New Year's Eve Countdown and champagne toast, included with your ticket. Champagne toast at midnight!
Saturday - 8PM & 10:30PM

@ Up Comedy Club - 230 W. North Ave.
TWO SHOWS -This year’s show features a brand new cast with brand new material. Make Second City’s Holidazed & Confused an annual tradition with your friends and family. 7PM show and 10PM. Celebrate afterwards with a balloon drop, champagne toast and party favors with the cast!Saturday, December 31

Zanies NYE Shows featuring Liza Treyger (Comedy Central)
@ Zanies - 1548 N. Wells St. Chicago, Il.
Liza Treyger is a Chicago-bred standup comic who now resides in NYC. She really misses alleys, her favorite bartenders, and her Russian parents. Liza’s Half Hour and first album was released by COMEDY CENTRAL in August 2015. She has performed at the JUST FOR LAUGHS FESTIVAL in Montreal and has appeared on ADAM DEVINE’S HOUSE PARTY on COMEDY CENTRAL, CHELSEA LATELY and MTV’S JOKING OFF. She was thrilled to be a part of the NEW YORK COMEDY FESTIVAL 2012 as one of COMEDY CENTRAL’S COMICS TO WATCH.

NEW YEAR'S EVE AT pH Comedy Theater
pH Theater 
1515 W. BERWYN AVE • CHICAGO • 773-961-8214
The pH Comedy Theater will throw a New Years bash to celebrate the past year, but also to raise some funds for their non-profit. Live music, dancing, snacks, raffles, champagne toast and our very own late night comedy show The Night Night Show. 1920s dress is optional but encouraged for optimal fun. Get tickets early for $10 off.
Saturday, December 31

Zanies NYE shows featuring Nick Vatterott (Comedy Central)
@ Zanies – St. Charles, 4051 E. Main St. 
In 2010 The Hollywood Reporter named Nick Vatterott one of the “break-outs” at Montreal’s Just for Laughs Comedy Festival. Since then he has performed on Conan, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and has a half hour special on Comedy Central. Nick was also a producer/writer/performer on Comedy Central’s stand-up sketch hybrid show Mash-Up. Nick has toured with Chicago’s storied Second City and his sketch group ‘Heavyweight’ has performed at Second City’s Unhinged and the Toronto Just for Laughs Festival. He was the recipient of the prestigious Andy Kaufman Award in 2011 and before heading off to NYC, Chicago Magazine listed Nick as “The Funniest Man in Chicago.”Saturday, December 31

at Chicago Improv, Schaumburg, IL
Ring in the New Year with Laughter at The Improv
Ticket price - $60.00 per person (includes Tax & Gratuity)
Price includes:
One Assorted Cheese, Fruit and Cracker Tray Per Couple
Live Countdown with Lachlan Patterson
Free Flowing Champagne at Midnight
Party Favors, Celebration Balloon Drop
First come first served seating begins at 9:30
Saturday, December 31, 2016 10:00 PM

107.5 WGCI New Year's Eve Comedy Jam
at Arie Crown Theater at McCormick Place
Sat, Dec 31, 2016 @ 8:00 PM
Nene Leakes
Deray Davis
Michael Blackson, 
Lil Duvall, 
DC Young Fly 
Deon Cole! 
Hosted by WGCI’s Leon Rogers!

NYE Comedy Countdown at The Chicago Theatre
at The Chicago Theatre in Chicago, IL
Dec 31st.
Nephew Tommy
Bill Bellamy
Melanie Comarcho