| Jul 15, 2014
| 10:45 AM
"We think Chicago has the greatest comedy scene in the country," said stand-up comic Stephanie Hasz at Township in Logan Square on Sunday night, "and we're going to be back the second weekend in July every year until we die." With those words, the...
| May 25, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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| Mar 23, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Sometimes, size does matter. In the case of the 17th annual Chicago Improv Festival, this translates to more than 200 acts at 21 venues in 11 categories including long-form, short-form, experimental, musical and—wait for it—puppetry. That...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 3:07 PM
17TH ANNUAL CHICAGO IMPROV FESTIVAL SCHEDULE
Information is from an advance schedule from CIF and is subject to change.
MONDAY, MARCH 31
Stage 773 - The Pro Stage
CIF 17’s Opening Night “Best of Chicago Improv” ... 8 p.m., $15...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 4:22 PM
With its humor created on the spot, improvisational comedy can be at once be more subtle and more broad, based on its performers. Perhaps that is its greatest appeal – the fact that it's done on the fly, ready to......
| Jan 25, 2014
| 4:26 PM
One nice thing about the contemporary world of comedy is its abundance of small gifts. You can thank the Internet for this; it may have destroyed bookstores and record stores and much else I hold/held dear, but it created the video version of the...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 4:22 PM
ArtsQuest, which purged three of the music festivals at its south Bethlehem SteelStacks campus last year in a cost-cutting move, has announced the addition of a new festival. The first SteelStacks Improv Comedy Festival, to be held at ArtsQuest Center.......
| Jul 3, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Comedy Central's new half-hour comedy Drunk History pairs inebriated storytellers with A-list talent to reenact some of history’s greatest moments. Based on a web series of the same name, Comedy Central's new half-hour comedy Drunk History pairs...
| May 8, 2013
| 10:22 AM
TBS Just For Laughs Chicago has added Russell Brand, Pete Holmes, Paul F. Tompkins, Brian Posehn, Doug Benson, Todd Glass, Scott Adsit, Kevin Dorff, Jon Glaser, TJ & Dave, Horatio Sanz, Matt Walsh, Brad Morris and Joe Nunez to its festival line-up....
| Nov 2, 2012
| 8:44 AM
I’m never thrilled when attending animated films. Often times they’re like Shrek or the last one I saw – Brave. Great graphics, great voices, weak story and ultimately a kids movie. Imagine my surprise when I brought my friends kids to...
| Aug 16, 2010
| 9:35 PM
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Aug. 15 - 21 in PDF format This week's TV Movies Weekly TV Listings can also be downloaded here âGATES OF HELLâ: A new special goes in search of those......
| Aug 4, 2011
| 9:37 PM
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