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"Buzzed Broadway": Improv Musical & Drinking Game

at The ComedySportz Theatre, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Fri, July 20
Fri, August 03
Fri, August 17
FULL PRICE: $15
OFFER PRICE: $7.50

The cast of "Buzzed Broadway" is bringing a fully improvised musical show to Chicago's CSz Theater, using the characters, styles and themes of Broadway musicals -- from Sondheim to Kander and Ebb. It'... [more+]

The cast of "Buzzed Broadway" is bringing a fully improvised musical show to Chicago's CSz Theater, using the characters, styles and themes of Broadway musicals -- from Sondheim to Kander and Ebb. It's going to be fast; it's going to be fun; and it's all going to be cram-packed into two hilarious acts of short and long-form improvisation. But, wait ... there's more! This show also has audience drinking games incorporated throughout to keep you on your toes! Settle in for a boozy trip down the Great White Way. [less-]

An Improv Comedy Fairy Tale

at The Den Theatre 2A, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Fri, July 20
Fri, July 27
FULL PRICE: $12
OFFER PRICE: $6

A modern take on the classic fairy tale, "Tinderella" begins with an audience volunteer swiping their way through a larger-than-life dating app that features a hilarious cast of potential "perfect mat... [more+]

A modern take on the classic fairy tale, "Tinderella" begins with an audience volunteer swiping their way through a larger-than-life dating app that features a hilarious cast of potential "perfect matches." After the characters are carefully selected, the cast of the show improvises the very best chapters of the fairy tale, hilariously proving that "happily ever after" isn't only the way things end in ancient storybooks. Catch "Tinderella" at Chicago's Den Theatre. [less-]

"Devin&Sarah": An Evening of Improv

at The Cornservatory, Chicago
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Fri, July 20
Fri, July 27
Fri, August 03
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FULL PRICE: $10
OFFER PRICE: $5

Devin Henderson and Sarah Blantz are looking to spice up their comedy marriage by adding more people to the party. First, enjoy their openers as D&S showcase some of the best talent in the city, then ... [more+]

Devin Henderson and Sarah Blantz are looking to spice up their comedy marriage by adding more people to the party. First, enjoy their openers as D&S showcase some of the best talent in the city, then watch this dynamic duo as they join another team on stage and improvise in their unique form and style. A night full of love, friendship and the occasional basement couch hook-up, "Devin&Sarah" always delivers a party worth attending at Chicago's Cornservatory. [less-]

"Kiss Kiss Cabaret": Weekly Comedy, Burlesque, Variety Acts and More

at Uptown Underground, Chicago
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Fri, July 20
Sat, July 21
Fri, August 03
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FULL PRICE: $22.50 - $27.50
OFFER PRICE: $11.25 - $13.75

The entertainment extravaganza known as "Kiss Kiss Cabaret" combines comedy, burlesque, magic and juggling for an ever-changing, always-fresh weekly variety show. The long-standing Chicago production ... [more+]

The entertainment extravaganza known as "Kiss Kiss Cabaret" combines comedy, burlesque, magic and juggling for an ever-changing, always-fresh weekly variety show. The long-standing Chicago production has moved to a new, state-of-the-art venue -- Uptown Underground. Hosted by funny and bawdy personalities and backed by a red-hot band, the Kiss Kiss Coquettes entertain with their seductive striptease. But each exciting show also features comedians, feats of magic, juggling, acrobatics and plenty of special guests. Plus, you can purchase libations from a fully stocked bar before and during the show. [less-]

An Immersive Sci-Fi Musical Comedy

at Chopin Theatre Mainstage, Chicago
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Fri, July 20
Sat, July 21
Thu, July 26
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FULL PRICE: $40
OFFER PRICE: $20

Enter a world of Amazonian warrior women and their alluring Queen, who first meet men when two bumbling astronauts crash onto their purple and green planet. Hilarity ensues when the guys think they've... [more+]

Enter a world of Amazonian warrior women and their alluring Queen, who first meet men when two bumbling astronauts crash onto their purple and green planet. Hilarity ensues when the guys think they've discovered paradise ... but the "Wild Women of Planet Wongo" have some surprises in store for their captive guests. Landing at Chicago's Chopin Theatre after a long run in New York, this immersive, sci-fi musical spoof propels you into the middle of a madcap, '60s B-movie experience. No seats are needed in this galaxy -- not with frosty green Wongotini cocktails, gravity-free dancing, retro game shows, hot prizes and close encounters of the Wongo kind. Grab your friends, put on your purple wigs and green sequins and join in on the cosmic fun. [less-]

Daring Two-Minute Plays in "The Infinite Wrench"

at The Neo-Futurarium, Chicago
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Fri, July 20
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FULL PRICE: $25
OFFER PRICE: $12.50

Every performance of a play is a little different, but "The Infinite Wrench" takes that concept to a whole nother level. Featuring a barrage of two-minute plays from the Neo-Futurists, this production... [more+]

Every performance of a play is a little different, but "The Infinite Wrench" takes that concept to a whole nother level. Featuring a barrage of two-minute plays from the Neo-Futurists, this production delivers those plays in a different order each time, based largely on interactions with the audience. You'll see the sets come up and go down, you'll hear shouts from your fellow spectators, and you'll experience theater like you've never experienced it before. See this daring production at the Neo-Futurarium in Chicago. [less-]

"Bible Bingo": Fun Games, Holy Trivia in Interactive Comedy

at Royal George Theatre, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Fri, July 20
Sat, July 21
Fri, July 27
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FULL PRICE: $31
OFFER PRICE: $16

From Vicki Quade, the creator of the popular comedy "Late Nite Catechism", comes the new interactive comedy "Bible Bingo". The Archdiocese's new gaming department needs to raise money for the parish. ... [more+]

From Vicki Quade, the creator of the popular comedy "Late Nite Catechism", comes the new interactive comedy "Bible Bingo". The Archdiocese's new gaming department needs to raise money for the parish. That's where you come in: Get ready to hit Chicago's Royal George Theatre to play bingo for a variety of wacky prizes. Along the way, you'll be drawn into conversation about everything from Adam and Eve to modern sins. Just be careful: You might laugh so hard you forget to yell "bingo." [less-]

Weekend Improv Comedy Shows at Laugh Out Loud Theater

at Laugh Out Loud Theater - Schaumburg, Schaumburg
OFFER DATES:
Fri, July 20
Sat, July 21
Fri, July 27
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FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

The show is guaranteed to be hilarious and new every time Laugh Out Loud Theater performs "Weekend Improv". Done in the same fully improvised style as hit shows like "Whose Line Is it Anyway?", "Weeke... [more+]

The show is guaranteed to be hilarious and new every time Laugh Out Loud Theater performs "Weekend Improv". Done in the same fully improvised style as hit shows like "Whose Line Is it Anyway?", "Weekend Improv" combines live action, video and audience participation into a truly unique, laugh-filled evening -- all in an intimate, cabaret setting. From scenes and songs to crazy games -- it's all made up on the spot and based on audience suggestions. You never know what might happen next, but it's sure to leave you in stitches. [less-]

The Second City's Late Night Improv: "After Hours"

at UP Comedy Club, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Fri, July 20
Sat, July 21
Fri, July 27
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Sat, July 21
Fri, July 27
Sat, July 28
Fri, August 03
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FULL PRICE: $18
OFFER PRICE: $9

Stay up late with The Second City as they bring you their latest and greatest with "After Hours", a late-night improv show. It's interactive. It's hyperactive. It's the most fun you can have past bedt... [more+]

Stay up late with The Second City as they bring you their latest and greatest with "After Hours", a late-night improv show. It's interactive. It's hyperactive. It's the most fun you can have past bedtime. Come see an entirely improvised, entirely ridiculous 60 minutes that'll leave you with a full-fledged comedy hangover at Chicago's UP Comedy Club. [less-]

"Pimprov" -- Hilarious, Original Improv Comedy

at CIC Theater, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Fri, July 20
Fri, July 27
Fri, August 03
+ 4 more dates
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Fri, July 27
Fri, August 03
Fri, August 10
Fri, August 17
Fri, August 24
Fri, August 31
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FULL PRICE: $15
OFFER PRICE: $7.50

It's not hard out here for a "Pimprov" at Chicago's Chemically Imbalanced Theater. The show has been hailed by critics and audiences alike as one of the most original and hilarious unscripted comedy e... [more+]

It's not hard out here for a "Pimprov" at Chicago's Chemically Imbalanced Theater. The show has been hailed by critics and audiences alike as one of the most original and hilarious unscripted comedy events in town. Performers include Mark Bratton as "Ho'Lease," Jonathan Keaton as tap-dance happy "Daddy Jenkins," creator Marz Timms as the enterprising "Grand Finale" and Keith Smitherman as the enforcer "Poochie." With plenty of opportunity for audience involvement, "Pimprov" provides a dangerously funny and always unpredictable evening of laugh-filled entertainment. [less-]

The Second City e.t.c. presents "Gaslight District"

at The Second City E.T.C., Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Fri, July 20
Fri, July 27
FULL PRICE: $38
OFFER PRICE: $19

If you've ever laughed at Steve Carell, Bill Murray, Tina Fey or Jane Lynch, you've got The Second City to thank for that. For close to six decades, this "comedy empire" ("The New York Times") has bee... [more+]

If you've ever laughed at Steve Carell, Bill Murray, Tina Fey or Jane Lynch, you've got The Second City to thank for that. For close to six decades, this "comedy empire" ("The New York Times") has been creating edgy, thought-provoking and always spectacularly funny comedy with nothing but their imaginations and suggestions from the audience. Now, the improv troupe responsible for multiple generations of the best and brightest in comedy is bringing its latest show, "Gaslight District", to The Second City E.T.C. Theater. Don't miss this chance to see the comedy stars of tomorrow live and 100% unscripted. [less-]

Valentine's Improv Show "Love Me Tinder"

at Laugh Out Loud Theater - Schaumburg, Schaumburg
OFFER DATES:
Fri, July 20
Sat, July 21
Fri, July 27
+ 1 more dates
Fri, July 20
Sat, July 21
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FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

This Valentine's Day, love is in the air in Schaumburg as Laugh Out Loud Theater's hilarious improvisers set their sights on the world of modern romance. From Tinder to tenderness, no romantic stone i... [more+]

This Valentine's Day, love is in the air in Schaumburg as Laugh Out Loud Theater's hilarious improvisers set their sights on the world of modern romance. From Tinder to tenderness, no romantic stone is left unturned in "Love Me Tinder", a show poking fun at dating, romance and everything in between. And since it's all created in the moment, you never know what might happen. Whether you're looking for a fun date night or just a laugh at Cupid's expense, you're sure to find it with this show. [less-]

"Hitch*Cocktails": An Entirely Improvised Thriller

at The Annoyance Theatre & Bar, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Fri, July 20
Fri, July 27
Fri, August 03
+ 1 more dates
Fri, July 20
Fri, July 27
Fri, August 03
Fri, August 10
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FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

It all starts off with an audience suggestion in the improv play "Hitch*Cocktails", where you'll get to see a full-length thriller in the style of Alfred Hitchcock. Each night could be a totally diffe... [more+]

It all starts off with an audience suggestion in the improv play "Hitch*Cocktails", where you'll get to see a full-length thriller in the style of Alfred Hitchcock. Each night could be a totally different production, but every show features live music and parlor games for everybody to enjoy. At The Annoyance Theatre in Chicago, expect car chases, murder, beautiful women and plenty of drinks. [less-]

Live Jazz at Winter's Jazz Club

at Winter's Jazz Club, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Fri, July 20
Sat, July 21
Sat, July 21
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FULL PRICE: $10 - $25
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $12.50

As Wynton Marsalis put it, "Jazz music is America's past and its potential, summed up and sanctified and accessible to anybody who learns to listen to, feel, and understand it." Winter's Jazz Club in ... [more+]

As Wynton Marsalis put it, "Jazz music is America's past and its potential, summed up and sanctified and accessible to anybody who learns to listen to, feel, and understand it." Winter's Jazz Club in Chicago hosts jazz musicians specializing in everything from straight-ahead jazz to swing, big band, New Orleans-style and more. Every show at Winter's Jazz Club furthers the love of live jazz, where you can savor a drink for purchase along with tinnovative arrangements of the best jazz songs around. [less-]

Stand-Up Comic Pat McGann

at Zanies - Rosemont, Rosemont
OFFER DATES:
Fri, July 20
FULL PRICE: $22
OFFER PRICE: $11

A top act from the Chicago market, Pat McGann is the host and creator of the Emmy-nominated "The Chicago Stand Up Project", and has appeared on both "The Late Show with David Letterman" and "The Daily... [more+]

A top act from the Chicago market, Pat McGann is the host and creator of the Emmy-nominated "The Chicago Stand Up Project", and has appeared on both "The Late Show with David Letterman" and "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart". He's been invited to perform at The Great American Comedy Festival, Gilda's Laugh Fest and the Chicago/Midwest Emmy Awards. His observational humor and quick wit are entertaining audiences across the country, making him one of the fastest-rising stars from the Midwest. Catch him at Zanies Rosemont. [less-]

"F*CKING MEN": A Play in Search of Connections

at Pride Arts Center: Broadway Stage, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Fri, July 20
Sat, July 21
Sun, July 22
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FULL PRICE: $30
OFFER PRICE: $15

Tony Award winner Joe DiPietro's kinetic update of the classic "LaRonde" finds 10 men -- a soldier, hustler, publicist, playwright and college students -- searching for contact, connection and intimac... [more+]

Tony Award winner Joe DiPietro's kinetic update of the classic "LaRonde" finds 10 men -- a soldier, hustler, publicist, playwright and college students -- searching for contact, connection and intimacy. Watch what binds them together when "F*CKING MEN" plays out on stage at Chicago's Pride Arts Center: Broadway Stage as part of "PAC Pride Fest". [less-]

"Booze Your Own Adventure": Drinking Improv Game

at Laugh Out Loud Chicago, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sat, July 21
Sat, July 28
Sat, August 04
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Sat, July 21
Sat, July 28
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FULL PRICE: $10
OFFER PRICE: $5

Everything you loved as a kid is always more fun when you throw alcohol in the mix: musical chairs, freeze tag and, of course, those Choose Your Own Adventure books. With "Booze Your Own Adventure", p... [more+]

Everything you loved as a kid is always more fun when you throw alcohol in the mix: musical chairs, freeze tag and, of course, those Choose Your Own Adventure books. With "Booze Your Own Adventure", playtime gets a grown-up spin in this all-new drinking game. The fate of the plot and characters rests in your hands as you get to decide which paths the hero takes throughout the story; meanwhile, the actors furiously gulp down some PBR for added drunken entertainment. Get ready for big laughs and an intoxicatingly good time as "Booze Your Own Adventure" comes to Laugh Out Loud Chicago. [less-]

"ComedySportz": Fast & Funny Improv Comedy for the Whole Family

at The ComedySportz Theatre, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sat, July 21
Sat, July 21
Thu, July 26
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Sat, July 21
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FULL PRICE: $25
OFFER PRICE: $12.50

Fans of comedy and improv shows like "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" will love Chicago's "ComedySportz", a fun, fast-paced event that's great for the whole family. Two highly skilled teams battle for laugh... [more+]

Fans of comedy and improv shows like "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" will love Chicago's "ComedySportz", a fun, fast-paced event that's great for the whole family. Two highly skilled teams battle for laughs and points as they create scenes, games and songs on the spot with audience participation and suggestions incorporated into the act. It's never the same show twice, and you might even end up on stage yourself! The competition moves at a blazing pace, and you ultimately get to decide the winner. [less-]

"They Go Low, We Go Hyde!": A Hyde Park Comedy Revue

at The Revival, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sat, July 21
Sat, July 28
Sat, August 04
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Sat, July 21
Sat, July 28
Sat, August 04
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Sat, August 18
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FULL PRICE: $15
OFFER PRICE: $7.50

"They Go Low, We Go Hyde!" is an original sketch comedy show written by and performed for Chicago's South Side. The show is inspired by irritations both big and small. It explores how Chicagoans' indi... [more+]

"They Go Low, We Go Hyde!" is an original sketch comedy show written by and performed for Chicago's South Side. The show is inspired by irritations both big and small. It explores how Chicagoans' individual grievances inform their collective decision-making and the consequences that often result. Get a load of some hyper-local comedy at The Revival. [less-]

Masters of Tap & Percussive Dance Come Together in "JUBA!"

at Studebaker Theater, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sat, July 21
FULL PRICE: $55
OFFER PRICE: $27.50

"JUBA!" features two evenings packed with extraordinary foot drummers and percussive arts masters from around the globe. The two shows are completely different, so come out to the Studebaker Theater f... [more+]

"JUBA!" features two evenings packed with extraordinary foot drummers and percussive arts masters from around the globe. The two shows are completely different, so come out to the Studebaker Theater for both! On Friday, tap masters Caleb Teicher and Sam Weber join forces for a classic American tap duet; the amazing Ayodele Casel returns to Rhythm World with her extraordinary improvisational repartee; CHRP's Stone Soup Rhythms ensemble will premiere innovative, multi-dimensional choreography led by Dani Borak; and virtuoso Cartier Williams will perform his newest show, "Zigity Bop!" On Saturday, another extraordinary evening unfolds with Star Dixon and Nico Rubio, who have grown from students of Rhythm World's Tap Scholars program to world-renowned tap artists in their own right. Stone Soup Rhythms ensemble will premiere more new works by Dani Borak; and finally, Rhythm World closes with a world premiere by Chicago's own all-female tap company Rhythm ISS. The "JUBA!" concerts are the culminating events of Chicago's prized citywide festival, Rhythm World. [less-]