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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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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

One Warm Coat and Laugh Factory Chicago are teaming up to provide a free, warm coat to any person in need. They will provide a free warm coat to hundreds of students in need of proper winter gear.

UPCOMING SHOWS - Chicago

Tue Dec 12 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, Russ Williamson, Mark Simmons, Tim McLaughlin, Joe Kilgallon, Sonal Aggarwal, Jaime de Leon and more comedians to be announced!

Lainie Lenertz
Russ Williamson
Mark Simmons
Tim McLaughlin
Joe Kilgallon
Sonal Aggarwal
Jaime de Leon
Guest
Tue Dec 12 9:30 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 Reena Calm, Jacob Williams, Em Brown, Matty Ryan and more comedians to be announced!

Reena Calm
Jacob Williams
Em Brown
Matty Ryan
Guest
Wed Dec 13 6:00 PM
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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 13 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 Paul Farahvar, Chris Bader, Taneshia Rice, Marty DeRosa, Joe Kilgallon, Special Guest, and more comedians to be announced!

Paul Farahvar
Chris Bader
Taneshia Rice
Marty DeRosa
Joe Kilgallon
Guest
Thu Dec 14 8:00 PM

Divide And Conquer Comedy

DIVIDE & CONQUER is where the Chicago's hardest-hitting comedians come to make audiences laugh and think. The aim of the show is to get the best comedians to step outside their comfort zones, with thought-provoking stand-up material, to spur real dialogue about current events and issues in the world. Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring David Carter and more comedians to be announced!

David Carter
Guest
Thu Dec 14 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 James Fisher Jr and more comedians to be announced!

James Fisher Jr
Guest
Fri Dec 15 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, Joey Villagomez and more comedians to be announced!

Paul Farahvar
Andrew Sitter
Sarah Perry
Joey Villagomez
Guest
Fri Dec 15 10:00 PM

The Young Hustle Show

The Young Hustle Show is a stand-up comedy show run by a rag-tag entertaining group of guys who are also best friends. They look like Run DMC decided to be friends with Sunshine from Remember The Titans. Shows feature some of the best comedians in Chicago, as well as comedians from Comedy Central and HBO.

Featuring St James Jackson, Clay Hurlbut, Josh Otusanya, Nick Ogle and more comedians to be announced!

St James Jackson
Clay Hurlbut
Josh Otusanya
Nick Ogle
Guest
Sat Dec 16 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 Rachel McCartney, Chris Bader, Marty DeRosa, Russ Williamson, Dave Helem and more comedians to be announced!

Rachel McCartney
Chris Bader
Marty DeRosa
Russ Williamson
Dave Helem
Guest
Sat Dec 16 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 Jonah Jurkens, Russ Williamson, Marty DeRosa, Rachel McCartney, Dave Helem and more comedians to be announced!

Jonah Jurkens
Russ Williamson
Marty DeRosa
Rachel McCartney
Dave Helem
Guest

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