A shockingly funny Japanese-style punishment game show - complete with tasty sushi and booze.
Brush up on your Yuletide trivia, because with this uniquely interactive show, you'll be playing for actual prizes!
Meet Grace, a brilliant young woman, stuck at a dead-end job at a toy store, three days before Christmas.
A fun and family-friendly show where kids can watch a story unfold - all based on their suggestions!
Through its inspiring story, beautiful music, and charming choreography, "The Nutcracker" is a celebration of the joyous holiday season!
Watch the best and bravest comics in Chicago fight for their time, and battle the hottest sauces for their spot on stage!
Shakespeare and Chicago-style comedy meet in this popular improv show.
Join The Fox & The Phoenix Theatre Company for their inaugural production, a festive world premiere!
iO Theater's all-female comedy team improvises in the style of Jane Austen.
No one sleeps on Monday nights when the All-Stars come to iO Theater!
Half concert, half improv, the night is sure to be one of the best live comedy shows in Chicago.
Come by for some of the funniest and most unique drinking stories you've heard!
The outcast toys compete in a series of challenges where they must sing, model, design fashion, and of course, dance for their lives!
The global sensation BLUE MAN GROUP brings their signature mix of physical comedy, technology, and music to Chicago.
Ladysmith Black Mambazo and Steppenwolf collaborate for a third time to ask: what holds us together between this world and the next?
The Annoyance House Ensemble improvises based on an audience suggestion.
Come see The Second City e.t.c.'s brand new 43rd Revue.
iO Theater's best players present some good old-fashioned truth telling and improv.
Join The Late 90’s every Tuesday as they perform alongside two hilarious groups.
An all-gay improv team that plays with gender roles through universal scenework and hilarious characters.
iO Theater presents improv in Spanish and laughs in English.
G.E.T. into the holiday spirits and join us for a night of song, dance, theatre, good cheer and revelry. G.E.T. yule holiday fun on!
A brand new, improvised musical from Chicago's best every Saturday at 8:30.
iO's best and brightest delight in a show that's half monologue, half improvised musical.
Trickery Chicago is fun, intimate, sometimes outrageous, and always hilarious.
Athenaeum Theatre presents Christopher Durang's raucous and provocative satire about America's growing homeland "insecurity."
In this raucous pageant of ambition and ferocity, an army of pre-teen dancers plots to take over the world…and unleash their power.
With new plays every week, THE INFINITE WRENCH is an ongoing and ever-changing attempt to shift the conventions of live performance.
Come see The Second City's Mainstage show "Do You Believe in Madness?"
In 1850 two miners living together as a couple, adopt a baby boy in California's Sierra Mountains.
More fun than Sodom and Gomorrah!! So much fun, you’ll have to confess it!!!
Highlighting some of iO Chicago’s best LGBTQIA+ performers, "Dreamboat" is an improvised show that wants to gossip with you.
This delightful concert will create the perfect mood for a holiday season filled with joy and warmth.
A stunning burlesque spectacular featuring Chicago's top talent.
A multi-media burlesque, circus, and vaudeville show
The 19th Annual Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival gathers performers and fans in the comedy capital of the world!
Bye Bye Liver is a series of outrageous sketches, all centered around the one thing that connects all of Chicago…Alcohol!
Audience suggestions spur a full length thriller in the style of Alfred Hitchcock.
"The Tall Boy" is a compelling story that will touch your heart while raising some bitter truths found in the pursuit of the American Dream.
A hilarious 90-minute improv comedy show where two teams create comedy scenes, songs and games right on the spot based on your suggestions.
Chicago's best comedians improvise a hilarious set of scenes based on a monologist's stories.
The iO ensemble “Devil’s Daughter” performs every Friday night with a different opening team each week.