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Give the gift of laughter!

Laugh Factory gift cards are a perfect present for any occasion: birthday, anniversary, thanks, congratulations, I love you, I’m sorry, get well soon, or just because.

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The Kiki: A New Queer Comedy Variety Show!

Put on your heels, and get ready to spill the tea and dish the dirt. Laugh Factory Chicago presents The Kiki - Queer Comedy with Variety, an evening of Chicago's most fabulously funny queer comics, storytellers, spoken word artists, and improvisers.

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IMPOLITE COMPANY: A Political Comedy Show

In American culture, it is said, there are only three topics one should never bring up in polite company: Race, Religion, and Politics. WELCOME to IMPOLITE COMPANY. As Americans prepare for a Trump presidency, this surreal cultural and political context was made possible, at least in ...

UPCOMING SHOWS - Chicago

Fri Apr 28 8:00 PM

Drink, Date Laugh!

Welcome to the new, improved, rebranded show for 2016, 'Drink Date Laugh.' Host Paul Farahvar along with producers Andrew Sitter and Ross Kelly (Whiskey Journal) add the most hilarious standup comics to discuss funny relationship stories. But the show doesn't end there! Selected audience members will have a chance to share their own dating horror stories during the show and will be awarded for sharing these stories during the "DRINK DATE LAUGH" contest at the completion of the show, with a $100 gift certificate to Old Town Social! Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Paul Farahvar, Andrew Sitter, Sarah Perry, Ross Kelly, Kristen Toomey, Mickey Housley and more comedians to be announced!

Paul Farahvar
Andrew Sitter
Sarah Perry
Ross Kelly
Kristen Toomey
Mickey Housley
Guest
Fri Apr 28 10:00 PM

FUNKED UP FRIDAY!

Kick off your weekend at the Laugh Factory with FUNKED UP FRIDAY. A one of a kind stand up comedy show hosted by AJ Lubecker, an off-the-wall reveler whose influences range from Sinatra to Andy Kaufman. A night guaranteed to be packed with soulful tunes, and *performances from comedians who are encouraged to push their material to be as funky as possible. The funk and soul records will be spinnin', drinks will be flowin', dancing shoes will be tappin', come let loose!

Featuring AJ Lubecker, Matty Ryan, B Cole, Abi Sanchez and more comedians to be announced!

AJ Lubecker
Matty Ryan
B Cole
Abi Sanchez
Guest
Fri Apr 28 11:59 PM

Midnight Madness

Always the last one to bed? Looking for something to do late on a Friday or Saturday night? Then join some fellow night owls for some late night laughs at our famous Midnight Madness show.

Featuring Tim McLaughlin, Abi Sanchez, Ed Towns, Felonious Munk and more comedians to be announced!

Tim McLaughlin
Abi Sanchez
Ed Towns
Felonious Munk
Guest
Sat Apr 29 8:00 PM

Chicago's Best Stand Up

We have searched the entire city of Chicago and have compiled the greatest lineup of stand up comedy imaginable. Week after week, these titans of comedy deliver the best local showcase in the city. Chicago's Best is never the same, it's never boring, and it's always hilarious. Come see what makes Chicago the funniest city on the planet! Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Rebecca O'Neal, Paul Farahvar, Marty DeRosa, Reena Calm, Matty Ryan, Tristan Triptow and more comedians to be announced!

Rebecca O'Neal
Paul Farahvar
Marty DeRosa
Reena Calm
Matty Ryan
Tristan Triptow
Guest
Sat Apr 29 10:00 PM

The Nasty Show

This ain't your grandma's stand up. Forget about cute puns and adorable observations and strap in for a night of in-your-face, no-holds-barred comedy! We compiled the best comics in Chicago, removed their leashes and let them loose...just for you. It may get dark. It may get dirty. It may make you question what's appropriate to laugh at in public. And it absolutely will be a night you will never forget...whether you like it or not! Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Erica Clark, Marty DeRosa, Chris Bader, Tristan Triptow, Kristen Toomey and more comedians to be announced!

Erica Clark
Marty DeRosa
Chris Bader
Tristan Triptow
Kristen Toomey
Guest
Sat Apr 29 11:59 PM

Chicago's Best Stand Up

We have searched the entire city of Chicago and have compiled the greatest lineup of stand up comedy imaginable. Week after week, these titans of comedy deliver the best local showcase in the city. Chicago's Best is never the same, it's never boring, and it's always hilarious. Come see what makes Chicago the funniest city on the planet! Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Marty DeRosa and more comedians to be announced!

Marty DeRosa
Guest
Sun Apr 30 7:00 PM

Chicago's Best Stand Up

We have searched the entire city of Chicago and have compiled the greatest lineup of stand up comedy imaginable. Week after week, these titans of comedy deliver the best local showcase in the city. Chicago's Best is never the same, it's never boring, and it's always hilarious. Come see what makes Chicago the funniest city on the planet! Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Marty DeRosa, Deanna Ortiz, Carly Kane, Jonah Jurkens, Blake Burkhart, Russ Williamson and more comedians to be announced!

Marty DeRosa
Deanna Ortiz
Carly Kane
Jonah Jurkens
Blake Burkhart
Russ Williamson
Guest
Sun Apr 30 9:30 PM

Chicago's Best Stand Up

We have searched the entire city of Chicago and have compiled the greatest lineup of stand up comedy imaginable. Week after week, these titans of comedy deliver the best local showcase in the city. Chicago's Best is never the same, it's never boring, and it's always hilarious. Come see what makes Chicago the funniest city on the planet! Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Jonah Jurkens, Marty DeRosa, Russ Williamson, Ricky Gonzalez, Toby McMullen and more comedians to be announced!

Jonah Jurkens
Marty DeRosa
Russ Williamson
Ricky Gonzalez
Toby McMullen
Guest
Mon May 01 8:00 PM

Afterthoughts: A Comedy Roast Show!

Afterthoughts isn't just the meanest roast show in Chicago, it's also completely anonymous. While the comedians are performing, their friends write mean (and accurate) jokes about them, which are then read aloud to the audience. It gets nasty, and it gets mean--but it's always funny. Join us every first and last Monday of the month to see for yourself. Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Kristin Fenchak, Carly Kane, Sarah Perry, Gena Gephart , Adam Burke and more comedians to be announced!

Kristin Fenchak
Carly Kane
Sarah Perry
Gena Gephart
Adam Burke
Guest
Tue May 02 7:30 PM

2 Top $10 Tuesdays!

OK, so you've made it through the drudgery of Monday, but now the rest of the week stretches out before you like a humorless hurdle. Well count your lucky stars, because Chicago's Laugh Factory is here to give you just the endorphin-fueled boost you'll need to coast through to the weekend with Top Ten Tuesdays! Every week, 10 of the best acts in the city make their way to the stage of The Laugh Factory to deliver standout stand-up sets. Come see one of your personal favorites -- or discover a new one -- at this ever-revolving comedy lineup. Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Rebecca O'Neal and more comedians to be announced!

Rebecca O'Neal
Guest

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