Chocolate Sundaes is live this Sunday!
Slide 1

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.

Slide 1

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.

Slide 1

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 ...

Slide 1

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 ...

UPCOMING SHOWS - Chicago

Sat Feb 04 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 comedians to be announced.

Guest
Sat Feb 04 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 and more comedians to be announced!

Marty DeRosa
Guest
Sun Feb 05 7:00 PM

Your Feature Presentation

Do you like shows like Mystery Science 3000, How Did This Get Made, and @Midnight? Do you love bad movies? Well we have the perfect show for you! Join comedians Jonah Jurkens, Nate Burrows and some of their funny friends to experience some of the worst movies ever committed to film. After lovingly ribbing (or mercilessly eviscerating) scenes and a short edit of the film, the panel plays a series of comedic games where one audience member (Maybe you) will be named the BIG WINNER! This show has everything! Clips, Trailers, Games, Skits, Surprises, Whoopie Goldberg, audience participation, you'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll silently fart in your seat and hope that no one notices. We noticed! And we still love you! Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Jonah Jurkens, Nate Burrows and more comedians to be announced!

Jonah Jurkens
Nate Burrows
Guest
Sun Feb 05 9:00 PM

The Roast of Kanye West

Somewhere over the last fifteen years, a College Dropout became the most controversial figure in pop culture. Join Character Assassination on February 5th as we let Kim Kardashian, Taylor Swift, Jay-Z, and more crucify Yeezus with jokes. Featuring Chicago's best comedians (and some amazing special guests) as some of Kanye's most notorious obsessions. Character Assassination is a roast show at Chicago's Laugh Factory that puts famous historical figures and beloved fictional personalities in the hotseat. Stacked against a ruthless panel of their peers, these roasts turn into a battle of the wits limited only by the imagination. Every show features top comedians, writing and performing in character and in costume as a wild roasting dais of popular icons with one goal in mind- to tear each other to shreds. Character Assassination is a sister show of Character Assassination Louisville, and is sponsored by the wonderful Fantasy Costumes. Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Andy Fleming, Danny Maupin, Tyler Jackson, Mandee McKelvey, Gena Gephart , Steven King, Brandi Denise, Calvin Evans, Sean Smith and more comedians to be announced!

Andy Fleming
Danny Maupin
Tyler Jackson
Mandee McKelvey
Gena Gephart
Steven King
Brandi Denise
Calvin Evans
Sean Smith
Guest
Tue Feb 07 7:30 PM

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
Wed Feb 08 8:00 PM

Supply And Demand Comedy

A limited run show highlighting the most in-demand comedians in Chicago. We will mix the super famous with the next big thing for 90 minutes of crushingly funny comedy. You never know who is going to stop by and blow the doors off - expect the unexpected. And save some coin by buying your tickets early - as we sell out, the price goes up. Because this show is all about supply and demand. $10 entry for patrons with comp tickets arriving after 8pm.

Featuring Jeff Arcuri, Nate Burrows and more comedians to be announced!

Jeff Arcuri
Nate Burrows
Guest
Thu Feb 09 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 comedians to be announced.

Guest
Thu Feb 09 10:00 PM

What The Hipnonics

What the Hipnonics is a comedy game show with a Hip Hop twist, and the only one of its kind in Chicago. Contestants are challenged on their humorous interpretations of hip hop culture, Including the top celebrities and greatest hits, as well as flexing their swag with games that Include dancing, rapping, and lampooning hip hop culture. Marysa Mavrakys hosts alongside her lovely yet hype assistant James Fisher Jr. as the 4 contestants duke it out to become the G.O.A.T. (greatest of all time). You don't have to know rap to see that this is Hip hop and comedy at its finest. Producers also include Adam Kwaselow, Josh Ejnes, and Tyler Ross. Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Marysa Mavrakys , Josh Ejnes, Tyler Ross and more comedians to be announced!

Marysa Mavrakys
Josh Ejnes
Tyler Ross
Guest
Fri Feb 10 8:00 PM

Drink, Date Laugh!

WE ARE BAD AT DATING AND SO CAN YOU! Host Paul Farahvar along with the Chicago comedy scene's most hilarious standup comics will take the stage to share their often-embarrassing and always- 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 various local establishments! Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring comedians to be announced.

Guest
Fri Feb 10 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, B Cole, Matty Ryan, Abi Sanchez and more comedians to be announced!

AJ Lubecker
B Cole
Matty Ryan
Abi Sanchez
Guest

Chicago

3175 Broadway St.
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 327-3175