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May 1, 2020
CAMP: A Comedy Show
May 1
Music & Comedy

CAMP: A Comedy Show

CAMP: A Comedy Show is a free, year-round weekly summer camp-themed comedy show. Every Monday night at the Village Tap in their outdoor beer garden,…

Friday May 1
The Village Tap
2055 W. Roscoe St.
Comedians You Should Know
May 1
Music & Comedy

Comedians You Should Know

With its skillfully executed shows, cabaret-style seating, and comfortable and inviting lobby, The Public House Theatre has an experience for everyone! We offer only the…

Friday May 1
Timothy O’Toole’s Pub
622 N. Fairbanks Ct.
Surprise Party
May 1
Music & Comedy

Surprise Party

The show features Chicago’s favorite comedians who have been given challenges designed to promote a fun night of comedic risk-taking and fearless fun that’s FREE…

Friday May 1
Lilly’s Bar
2515 N. Lincoln Ave.
May 3, 2020
House of Blues World Famous Gospel Brunch
May 3
Music & Comedy

House of Blues World Famous Gospel Brunch

Gospel Brunch is a soul-stirring, foot stomping one-of-a-kind event.  Start your day with a delicious all-you-can-eat family style buffet featuring a tasty mix of morning…

Sunday May 3
House of Blues
329 N. Dearborn St.
May 4, 2020
CAMP: A Comedy Show
May 4
Music & Comedy

CAMP: A Comedy Show

CAMP: A Comedy Show is a free, year-round weekly summer camp-themed comedy show. Every Monday night at the Village Tap in their outdoor beer garden,…

Monday May 4
The Village Tap
2055 W. Roscoe St.
May 5, 2020
The Apocalyptic Symphony
May 5
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

The Apocalyptic Symphony

Lakeview Orchestra’s Artistic Director Gregory Hughes tackles Bruckner’s Apocalypse Symphony.

Tuesday May 5
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Athenaeum Theatre
2936 N. Southport Ave.
May 6, 2020
Comedians You Should Know
May 6
Music & Comedy

Comedians You Should Know

With its skillfully executed shows, cabaret-style seating, and comfortable and inviting lobby, The Public House Theatre has an experience for everyone! We offer only the…

Wednesday May 6
Timothy O’Toole’s Pub
622 N. Fairbanks Ct.
Surprise Party
May 6
Music & Comedy

Surprise Party

The show features Chicago’s favorite comedians who have been given challenges designed to promote a fun night of comedic risk-taking and fearless fun that’s FREE…

Wednesday May 6
Lilly’s Bar
2515 N. Lincoln Ave.
DogProv!
May 6
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

DogProv!

We’re DogProv – Chicago’s premier canine improv team! 3 dogs, 5 humans, no script. What could go wrong?! Come out an see the amazingly talented…

Wednesday May 6
8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Crowd Theater
3935 North Broadway
May 7, 2020
Matute en Concierto ~ Planeta Retro Tour
May 7
Music & Comedy

Matute en Concierto ~ Planeta Retro Tour

Matute llegará a Chicago por primera vez! Únete a nosotros para el Planeta Retro Tour. Tickets: $45 to $75

Thursday May 7
9:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Copernicus Center
5216 W. Lawrence Ave.
May 8, 2020
Carol Burnett: An Evening Of Laughter And Reflection
May 8
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Carol Burnett: An Evening Of Laughter And Reflection

Carol Burnett comes to The Chicago Theatre on Friday, May 8 for an Evening of Laughter & Reflection: Where the Audience Asks the Questions!

Friday May 8
7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Chicago Theatre
175 N. State
May 9, 2020
Tin Foil Hat Comedy Night
May 9
Music & Comedy

Tin Foil Hat Comedy Night

Sam Tripoli, the host of one of America’s most popular conspiracy themed podcasts “Tin Foil Hat,” is bringing his provocative world view to the stage…

Saturday May 9
7:00 p.m.
The Den Theatre
1331 N. Milwaukee Ave.
An Intimate Evening with David Foster: Hitman Tour
May 9
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

An Intimate Evening with David Foster: Hitman Tour

Grammy award winning producer David Foster will play The Chicago Theatre on Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 8PM. An Intimate Evening with David Foster – Hitman…

Saturday May 9
8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Chicago Theatre
175 N. State
R&B Spring Fest
May 9
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy

R&B Spring Fest

Don’t miss the soulful sounds of R&B icon Brian McKnight joined by Tevin Campbell, El DeBarge, and Res.

Saturday May 9
8:00 p.m.
Wintrust Arena
200 E. Cermak Rd.
May 10, 2020
House of Blues World Famous Gospel Brunch
May 10
Music & Comedy

House of Blues World Famous Gospel Brunch

Gospel Brunch is a soul-stirring, foot stomping one-of-a-kind event.  Start your day with a delicious all-you-can-eat family style buffet featuring a tasty mix of morning…

Sunday May 10
House of Blues
329 N. Dearborn St.
Home: Brahms 3
May 10
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Home: Brahms 3

Scott Speck conductor Philippe Quint violin Johannes Brahms Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90 Li Huanzhi Spring Festival Overture Erich Wolfgang Korngold Violin Concerto in D Major, Op.…

Sunday May 10
3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Pick-Staiger Hall, Evanston
50 Arts Cir Dr
May 11, 2020
CAMP: A Comedy Show
May 11
Music & Comedy

CAMP: A Comedy Show

CAMP: A Comedy Show is a free, year-round weekly summer camp-themed comedy show. Every Monday night at the Village Tap in their outdoor beer garden,…

Monday May 11
The Village Tap
2055 W. Roscoe St.
May 13, 2020
Comedians You Should Know
May 13
Music & Comedy

Comedians You Should Know

With its skillfully executed shows, cabaret-style seating, and comfortable and inviting lobby, The Public House Theatre has an experience for everyone! We offer only the…

Wednesday May 13
Timothy O’Toole’s Pub
622 N. Fairbanks Ct.
Surprise Party
May 13
Music & Comedy

Surprise Party

The show features Chicago’s favorite comedians who have been given challenges designed to promote a fun night of comedic risk-taking and fearless fun that’s FREE…

Wednesday May 13
Lilly’s Bar
2515 N. Lincoln Ave.
May 14, 2020
DJ Shadow
May 14
Music & Comedy

DJ Shadow

Buy Discounted Tickets for DJ Shadow Concert at Park West, Chicago.

Thursday May 14
8:00 a.m.11:00 p.m.
Park West
322 W Armitage Ave
Poetry & Music: Zafa Collective
May 14
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Poetry & Music: Zafa Collective

The Zafa Collective is a Chicago-based new music ensemble formed upon the idea that classical music should be inclusive and accessible in both programming and…

Thursday May 14
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.

61 W. Superior St.
Comedian Gareth Reynolds
May 14
Music & Comedy

Comedian Gareth Reynolds

Gareth Reynolds is an internationally touring stand-up comedian whose brilliantly clever quips perfectly offset Dave Anthony’s hilarious snark on their smash-hit podcast “The Dollop,” which…

Thursday May 14
8:00 p.m.
The Den Theatre
1331 N. Milwaukee Ave.
May 15, 2020
Juicebox
May 15
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Juicebox

Enjoy our city’s best music, dance and theater in a kid-friendly setting! These cutting edge performances are geared toward toddlers but are engaging for the…

Friday May 15
Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St.
Comedian Jamie Lee
May 15
Music & Comedy

Comedian Jamie Lee

Jamie Lee is a standup comedian and actress whom Elle Magazine recently named as one of the top comedians to watch. Jamie starred as Ali Reissen,…

Friday May 15
8:00 p.m.
The Den Theatre
1331 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Cloudgate (The Bean) at night

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Experience Chicago anywhere. Explore online and indoor activities All attractions and events are subject to changes and closures. We strongly recommend confirming the status of attractions and upcoming events by reaching out directly to the attraction, venue, or ticket provider before proceeding.
Experience Chicago anywhere. Explore online and indoor activities All attractions and events are subject to changes and closures. We strongly recommend confirming the status of attractions and upcoming events by reaching out directly to the attraction, venue, or ticket provider before proceeding.