| May 16, 2012
| 10:10 AM
TBS and Just For Laughs have added comic Sarah Silverman to the Chicago festival line-up in June, along with dozens of other newly announced shows.
Silverman will host two shows at The Chicago Theatre on June 16, presenting some of her favorite comedians...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 7:50 AM
You won't find universal love for the Just for Laughs festival in Chicago's comedy scene. But as the aggregation of local, national and international talent prepares to begin its fourth annual run here this week, you will find something close — plus...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 8:50 AM
Sarah Silverman, you're such a scold. At the Chicago Theatre late Saturday night, the unfiltered comedian was confronted with so many tweeters, texters and compulsive amateur photographers as she hosted her marquee show at the TBS Just for Laughs comedy...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 12:40 PM
No, it’s not an alien invasion, but that’s not far off the mark. It’s time for season seven of Blewt! Productions’ “Impress These Apes,” a talent competition in which eight contestants create weekly performances based...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 4:35 PM
L.A.-based rapper Open Mike Eagle picks his current five favorite comedians....
| Jul 15, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Comedy, music intertwine at Hannibal Buress' free performance. Were you there?...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 8:19 AM
If you’re a great cook and wouldn’t mind getting screamed at by a guy who looks like a Scottish Nick Nolte, the casting directors of Fox’s “MasterChef” want to talk to you.
The Gordon Ramsay-hosted reality show will hold...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 11:10 AM
1. Khari B. "I'mma Bad Mutha! The Rockstar Poetry Project!!!"
This collection of spoken word poetry hits hard over guitar riffs, percussion and blaring horns. The project-- a collaboration between Frankie Blaze, Khari B., and Corey Wilkes is thought-...