The long-running, solo comedy show has been entertaining Chicago for more than 24 years!
A weekly hump-day comedy show about the city of Chicago!
Relatable, Musical, Observational
Relatable, Character Driven, Observational
An all-gay improv team that plays with gender roles through universal scenework and hilarious characters.
More fun than Sodom and Gomorrah!! So much fun, you’ll have to confess it!!!
Absurd, Relatable, Satirical
The Annoyance House Ensemble improvises based on an audience suggestion.
SHEBEAST is the loudest, nastiest, sexiest group of he-women you’ve ever seen. They stomp through life making jokes and taking names.
"Casa Valentina" tells the story of cis-gender straight men who spend weekends in the Catskills dressed as women.
It’s time for women across the nation to collectively reclaim comedy, starting with The Second City!
Join us for The Comedy Bar's newest local showcase produced and hosted by club favorite, Kyle Scanlan.
The story of the man behind music that revolutionized the golden days of Rock & Roll.
Exit 63 Theatre presents "Horse Girls."
Dark, Character Driven, Musical
Join The Late 90’s every Wednesday as they perform alongside two hilarious groups.
Kokandy Productions presents this hilarious, exuberant celebration of love set to the iconic music of The Go-Go's.
Absurd, Character Driven, Parody
Relatable, Character Driven, Parody
The iO ensemble “Devil’s Daughter” performs every Tuesday night with a different opening team each week.
Bye Bye Liver is a series of outrageous sketches, all centered around the one thing that connects all of Chicago…Alcohol!
A brand new, improvised musical from Chicago's best every Saturday at 8:30.
Riccardo Muti opens his 10th season as music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra with two dramatic Russian works.
Absurd, Interactive, Slapstick
Character Driven, Satirical, Musical
Come see an entirely improvised, entirely ridiculous 60 minutes that’ll leave you with a full-fledged comedy hangover.
Shakespeare and Chicago-style comedy meet in this popular improv show.
High humor and human drama collide in The Goodman's rollicking "Bernhardt/Hamlet."
Musical, Character Driven, Highbrow
A brand new twist on a classic art form…from the mind of Mick Napier.
Come see The Comedy Bar’s new variety show featuring comedy and variety acts every Saturday at 11pm. Produced by Michelle L’amour.
One professional actor downs at least 5 shots of whiskey and then attempts to perform...in a Shakespearean play.
iO's best and brightest delight in a show that's half monologue, half improvised musical.
Come see The Second City e.t.c.'s brand new 43rd Revue.
Chicago's best comedians improvise a hilarious set of scenes based on a monologist's stories.
This Fall, join the Playhouse for an interactive experience...
Relatable, Character Driven, Satirical
The Tomato Throw Show is where a comedy show meets Dodgeball… kinda.
With new plays every week, THE INFINITE WRENCH is an ongoing and ever-changing attempt to shift the conventions of live performance.
The musical that changed theater forever will be making its triumphant Milwaukee Rep debut in a rare professional production.
"Dana H.," based on a true story, shatters the boundaries of the art form and our understanding of good and evil.
Watch the best and bravest comics in Chicago fight for their time, and battle the hottest sauces for their spot on stage!
Half concert, half improv, the night is sure to be one of the best live comedy shows in Chicago.
This show is a veritable BRUNCH BUFFET of comedy and music – from stand up, to solo sketch, to musicians of all kinds.
A hilarious 90-minute improv comedy show where two teams create comedy scenes, songs and games right on the spot based on your suggestions.
Pride Arts Center presents the moving and funny account of one man’s struggle with AIDS and the reverberations of his death.
Character Driven, Interactive, Parody
Character Driven, Interactive, Musical
Music Theater Works presents "The Hunchback of Notre Dame," the classic story of love and acceptance by Victor Hugo.
Come by for some of the funniest and most unique drinking stories you've heard!
Trickery Chicago is fun, intimate, sometimes outrageous, and always hilarious.
A stunning burlesque spectacular featuring Chicago's top talent.
Audience suggestions spur a full length thriller in the style of Alfred Hitchcock.
"The Fly Honey Show" re-imagines the classic cabaret to transcend, transmit and transform feminist perspectives.