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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 ...

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Hoo Ha Comedy Presents: B**** Nation

B**** Nation is a show about what makes you the most passionate. Comics explore their biggest gripes and pet peeves in front of a live audience. This is a chance to hear what really makes people tick. Running for four years, Hoo Ha Comedy is an all-female comedy collective that hosts ...

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Chicago: My Funny Valentine - 2/14/16

Show your Valentine the funniest night out they'll ever have! We're transforming our world famous stage to a Valentine themed night & featuring the hottest comics in the country with an all-star comedian line up.

UPCOMING SHOWS - Chicago

Thu Mar 23 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 Joey Villagomez, Tim McLaughlin, Rebecca O'Neal, Janelle James and more comedians to be announced!

Joey Villagomez
Tim McLaughlin
Rebecca O'Neal
Janelle James
Guest
Thu Mar 23 10:00 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 Janelle James, Matt Chiaramonte, Ricky Gonzalez, Reena Calm, St James Jackson and more comedians to be announced!

Janelle James
Matt Chiaramonte
Ricky Gonzalez
Reena Calm
St James Jackson
Guest
Fri Mar 24 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 Tim McLaughlin, Kevin Williams, Kellye Howard, Kelsie Huff, Russ Williamson and more comedians to be announced!

Tim McLaughlin
Kevin Williams
Kellye Howard
Kelsie Huff
Russ Williamson
Guest
Fri Mar 24 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, Abi Sanchez, Matty Ryan, B Cole and more comedians to be announced!

AJ Lubecker
Abi Sanchez
Matty Ryan
B Cole
Guest
Fri Mar 24 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 Tim McLaughlin and more comedians to be announced!

Tim McLaughlin
Guest
Sat Mar 25 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, Jay Washington, Jeanie Doogan, Dave Helem , Janelle James, Pat Tomasulo and more comedians to be announced!

Rebecca O'Neal
Jay Washington
Jeanie Doogan
Dave Helem
Janelle James
Pat Tomasulo
Guest
Sat Mar 25 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 Jay Washington, Mark Simmons, Felonious Munk, Pat Tomasulo, Rachel McCartney, Dave Helem , Janelle James and more comedians to be announced!

Jay Washington
Mark Simmons
Felonious Munk
Pat Tomasulo
Rachel McCartney
Dave Helem
Janelle James
Guest
Sat Mar 25 11:59 PM

Midnight Madness

Always the last one to bed? Looking for something to do late on a Friday night? Then join fellow night owls who keep you laughing all night long for our famous Midnight Madness show. If you're going to be up late, you may as well be laughing.

Featuring Marty DeRosa, Tim McLaughlin, Dave Helem , Jay Washington and more comedians to be announced!

Marty DeRosa
Tim McLaughlin
Dave Helem
Jay Washington
Guest
Sun Mar 26 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 Chris Bader, Adam Grabowski, Russ Williamson, Dave Helem , Janelle James and more comedians to be announced!

Chris Bader
Adam Grabowski
Russ Williamson
Dave Helem
Janelle James
Guest
Sun Mar 26 9:00 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 Russ Williamson, Mark Simmons, Tim McLaughlin, Dave Helem , Janelle James and more comedians to be announced!

Russ Williamson
Mark Simmons
Tim McLaughlin
Dave Helem
Janelle James
Guest

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