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Featured Show: 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...

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Jokes for Coats

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UPCOMING SHOWS - Chicago

Wed Dec 20 6:00 PM
COMPLIMENTARY ENTRY

Open Mic

Think you have what it takes to be the next big star? Come try out your act on the World Famous Laugh Factory stage! Sign-ups are at 6pm at the Laugh Factory to perform the following Wednesday at the 6:30pm show. Be sure to get there early to sign up, because we can only take the first 15 comics. The road to stardom starts on our stage!

Featuring comedians to be announced.

Guest
Wed Dec 20 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 Erik Monical, Paul Farahvar, Marty DeRosa and more comedians to be announced!

Erik Monical
Paul Farahvar
Marty DeRosa
Guest
Thu Dec 21 8:00 PM

Stand Up Stand Up

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 Dec 21 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 Chris Bader, Allison Dunne, Russ Williamson, Erik Monical, Paul Farahvar and more comedians to be announced!

Chris Bader
Allison Dunne
Russ Williamson
Erik Monical
Paul Farahvar
Guest
Fri Dec 22 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 Taneshia Rice, Paul Farahvar, Sarah Perry, Andrew Sitter and more comedians to be announced!

Taneshia Rice
Paul Farahvar
Sarah Perry
Andrew Sitter
Guest
Fri Dec 22 10:00 PM

Standup Comedy Party

Want a fun way to let loose after a long week? Join Abi Sanchez, Calvin Evans and Matty Ryan for Chicago's only stand up comedy party. We got music, games, drinks and Chicago's best comedians ready to help you start the weekend off right. What more could you ask for? Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Taneshia Rice, Abi Sanchez, Matty Ryan, Calvin Evans and more comedians to be announced!

Taneshia Rice
Abi Sanchez
Matty Ryan
Calvin Evans
Guest
Sat Dec 23 7:15 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 Taneshia Rice, Joe Kilgallon and more comedians to be announced!

Taneshia Rice
Joe Kilgallon
Guest
Sat Dec 23 9:15 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 Taneshia Rice, Allison Dunne, Russ Williamson, Joe Kilgallon and more comedians to be announced!

Taneshia Rice
Allison Dunne
Russ Williamson
Joe Kilgallon
Guest
Sat Dec 23 11:30 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 Chris Bader, Taneshia Rice, Russ Williamson, Rachel McCartney and more comedians to be announced!

Chris Bader
Taneshia Rice
Russ Williamson
Rachel McCartney
Guest
Tue Dec 26 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 Lainie Lenertz, Allison Dunne, Taneshia Rice and more comedians to be announced!

Lainie Lenertz
Allison Dunne
Taneshia Rice
Guest

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