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First Thursdays! The Kates at 8pm & Chigaygo at 10pm!

Back 2 Back laughs every 1st Thursday of the month! See The Kates, a seven year comedy showcase hosted by Kelsie Huff and featuring the best female stand-ups in Chicago at 8pm and Chigaygo, Laugh Factory Chicago's premier queer comedy showcase featuring the best gay and gay-friendly c...

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Finesse Mitchell LIVE at Laugh Factory Chicago!

Laugh Factory Chicago presents a show headlined by comedian Finesse Mitchell. A former University of Miami football player turned stand-up comic, actor and author, Mitchell is best known as a cast member on Saturday Night Live from 2003 to 2006. He's also been seen on his own Comedy C...

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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...

UPCOMING SHOWS - Chicago

Sat Jul 30 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 Marty DeRosa, Drew Frees, Sean Leary, Sammy Arechar, Russ Williamson and more comedians to be announced!

Marty DeRosa
Drew Frees
Sean Leary
Sammy Arechar
Russ Williamson
Guest
Sat Jul 30 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 Jul 30 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 Jul 31 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 comedians to be announced.

Guest
Sun Jul 31 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 comedians to be announced.

Guest
Tue Aug 02 7:30 PM

Top $10 Tuesdays!

Looking for comedy on a Tuesday night for a great price? We have just the show for you, Top Ten Tuesdays! Every Tuesday night, we put on the best 10 standup acts in the city for just $10! Your weekdays will never be the same! 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 Aug 03 6:00 PM
Complimentary Admission

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 Aug 03 8:00 PM

SPECIAL EVENT: Supply And Demand

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 and more comedians to be announced!

Jeff Arcuri
Guest
Thu Aug 04 8:00 PM

THE KATES on Broadway

The kates, an eight year comedy showcase hosted by Kelsie Huff and featuring the best female stand-ups in Chicago, now in it's second year at the Laugh Factory Chicago. Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage

Featuring Kelsie Huff, Amy Sumpter, Tamale Sepp, Kimberly Marion, Stephanie Hasz, Alexandra Tsarpalas , Gwen La Roka, Mariann Aalda , Claire Swanson and more comedians to be announced!

Kelsie Huff
Amy Sumpter
Tamale Sepp
Kimberly Marion
Stephanie Hasz
Alexandra Tsarpalas
Gwen La Roka
Mariann Aalda
Claire Swanson
Guest
Thu Aug 04 10:00 PM

CHIGAYGO!

Chigaygo is Laugh Factory Chicago's premier queer comedy showcase featuring the best gay and gay-friendly comics in the city and around the world. Produced and hosted by the Chicago's favorite actor and comedian Scott Duff! Join Scott and all his friends as they make Chigaygo the must-see show this year! Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Scott Duff and more comedians to be announced!

Scott Duff
Guest

Chicago

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