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the kates host The Riff at Gallery Cabaret, 2020 N. Oakley Ave., 7:00 p.m. A daredevil open mic where comics draw a topic on the spot and then go! Hosted by the always fabulous kates. Tonight’s kates cast is Brittany Meyer and Soli Santos.
Ladylike at Café Mustache, 2313 N. Milwaukee Ave., 8:00 p.m. Gross and funny stories in a completely safe environment. Audience members...
All Alone Together at iO, 1501 N. Kingsbury, 8:00 p.m. Three solo plays in one evening back-to-back. This program will run Mondays through October 3.
Yas, Queen! at The Playground Theater, 3209 N. Halsted, 8:00 p.m. A monthly variety show produced by and starring women but everybody is invited. Tonight: Whitney Wasson, Alex Richmond, The ladies of Cadaver - An iO Harold Team, Alex Seligsohn, Lydia House, Lisa Peters and Compliment Queens. $10
Sadsacks and Wisecracks at High Hat Club, 1920 W. Irving Park Rd., 8:00 p.m. Free stand-up showcase. Headliner: Ricky Gonzalez, Becca Brown, Shannon Noll, Diego Attanasio, Kristen Lundberg, Odinaka Od Ezeokoli and Brandon Kieffer. Hosted by Natalie Jose.
Camp Comedy at Village Tap, 2055 W. Roscoe, 8:00 p.m. This free showcase hosted by Tessa Orzech and Samantha Berkman is getting rave reviews. Tonight: Kelsie Huff, Kaitlyn Grissom, Michael Robinson, Danny Maupin, Rebecca Rush, Alex Moore, Scott Meyer and Claire Friedman.
Best Night Ever at the Gman Tavern, 3740 N. Clark 8:00 p.m. Free stand-up showcase. Produced by Sam McHale, Mike Bobrinskoy, Mike Cronin and Jeff Arcuri. Interview with Mike Cronin here!
Chris Gethard at The Annoyance Theatre, 851 W. Belmont Ave., 9:00 p.m. From The Chris Gethard Show, Don’t Think Twice and the podcast, Beautiful Stories from Anonymous People. He is in town tonight for a special edition of his one-man show, The Career Suicide Show.
Sean White Album Recording at Chicago Underground Comedy at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W. Belmont, 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. This is one of the “must...
Pilsen Stand-Up: So Long Summer at Simone’s, 960 W. 18th St., 8:30 p.m. Featuring Jesnaira Baez, Ricky Gonzalez, Dennis Banks aka Felonious Munk, Erica Nicole Clark, along with hosts Jaime, Mickey & Abi. The People's Stage Karaoke with Pablo Serrano follows the showcase. $5
Comedians You Should Know at Timothy O’Toole’s, 622 N. Fairbanks, 9:30 p.m. Kristen Toomey hosts Cleveland Anderson, Kristin Clifford, Jeanie Doogan, Ricky Gonzalez, Steve Hernandez, Tommy McNamara. $5 online, $10 at the door.
Blue Line Laughs at Independence Tap, 3932 W. Irving Park Rd., 8:00 p.m. Hosted by Lindsey Shaw. Featuring Ron Ervin, Ryan Croft, Jeff Dygola, Sameena Mustafa, Mike Stricker and Amanda Cohen. Open mic following the show.
Rat Pack Comedy: That Ole Laugh Magic at The Holiday Club, 4000 N. Sheridan, 8:00 p.m. A vintage vibe with headliner Marty DeRosa. Featuring Eli Hamilton, Mona Aburmishan, Max Friedman and Sydney Davis. Hosted by Terence Hartnett. Music by Mike Dlugosz. Photography by Sarah Larson.
Just Dickin’ Around All Genders Showcase at Hydrate, 3458 N. Halsted, 8:30 p.m. Open mic begins at 8:30 p.m. A chance to...
Throwing Shade at Thalia Hall, 1807 S. Allport St., 8:30 p.m. The topical “infotainment” podcast which Rolling Stone called one of the best of all comedy podcasts is live tonight with hosts Bryan Safi and Erin Gibson.
Simmer Brown: Battle Tested at @North Bar, 1637 W. North, 7:30 p.m. Recommend getting your tickets early because (1) limited number of $10...
Nemr at The Laugh Factory, 3175 N. Broadway, 8:00 p.m. Nemr’s comedy stands for "No Politics, No Religion, One Love...
The Lincoln Lodge at Subterranean, 2011 W. North Ave., 8:00 p.m. The Lincoln Lodge is known for the comedians it helped launch...
The Time is Now at Under the Gun Theater, 956 W. Newport, 9:00 p.m. Through September 30. A comedy revue asking what would happen if we really carpe’d the diem.
Saturday Morning Funnies at Edge Theater, 5451 N. Broadway, 10:00 a.m. “Sketch comedy for children performed by children inspired by children.”
the kates at The Book Cellar, 4736 N. Lincoln Ave., 7:30 p.m. Featuring Ellen Wesley, Sarah Alice Weidmann, Sarah Albritton, Angelica Davila, Nicky Margolis, Chris Hauri, Elyse Nylin, Ju Lee Anna, Cate Bretch and hosted by Sam Gordon.
Adam Carolla at The Vic, 3145 N. Sheffield, 8:00 p.m. The comedian and author brings his podcast to Chicago.
Bell Hop with Ian Abramson at Virgin Hotels, 203 N. Wabash, 9:00 p.m. Free stand-up showcase presented by the A.V. Club with special guests Adam Burke, Tommy McNamara, Gena Gephart, Geoffrey Asmus, Arish Singh, Blake Burkhart, and more TBA.
The Revival Hour at The Revival, 1160 E. 55th St., 10:00 p.m. Sketch, improv and music from South Side artists.
The Yeah Buddy Awesome Time Comedy Show at Impossible Industries Games & Comics, 1750 W. North Ave., 10:00 p.m. Free showcase. Featuring Mike O’Keefe, Laura Hugg, Kristin Clifford, Dinner for Yesterday, Bobby Hill, Michael Rice. Hosted by John Margelewski and Nicky Martin.
Maz Jobrani at The Siskel Center, 164 N. State St., 5:15 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. Maz Jobrani’s new movie, Jimmy...
#DateMe at Second City’s UP Comedy Club, 230 W. North Ave., 7:00 p.m. What happens when a comedian places multiple “undateable” profiles on a real dating site?