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Winter Bryn Market
Nov26
Nov28
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Tours & Attractions

Winter Bryn Market

Come shop on Bryn Mawr where you’ll find makers and artists from across the city all gathered at The Winter Bryn Mawrkets! Shop everything for…

Saturday November 26
1:00 p.m.Monday November 28
5:00 p.m.
Bryn Mawr Historic District
1052 W Bryn Mawr
Drunk Shakespeare
Nov26
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Drunk Shakespeare

Five classically-trained actors meet as members of “The Drunk Shakespeare Society.” One drinks at least 5 shots of whiskey and then attempts to perform a…

Saturday November 26
5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show
Nov26
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts, Tours & Attractions

Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show

The Dinner Detective is an interactive murder mystery set in present day and based on real cold cases. Feast on a fantastic dinner, but just…

Saturday November 26
6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Courtyard by Marriott Downtown/Magnificent Mile
165 E. Ontario St.
Amon Amarth – The Great Heathen Army Tour
Nov26
Music & Comedy

Amon Amarth – The Great Heathen Army Tour

Nordic metal warriors Amon Amarth are coming to Chicago for their brand new The Great Heathen Army Tour! See them live at Byline Bank Aragon…

Saturday November 26
6:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Drunk Shakespeare
Nov26
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Drunk Shakespeare

Five classically-trained actors meet as members of “The Drunk Shakespeare Society.” One drinks at least 5 shots of whiskey and then attempts to perform a…

Saturday November 26
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
Baby Wants Candy! The Original Completely Improvised Musical
Nov26
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Baby Wants Candy! The Original Completely Improvised Musical

“CRITICS’ PICK. TRULY AMAZING!” – New York Times “BEST VISITING IMPROV COMEDY!”– TimeOut NY “HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!” – The Onion “★★★★★” THEY ARE AN ENTERTAINMENT PHENOMENON AND I…

Saturday November 26
7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Second City
230 West North Ave, 3rd Floor
Drunk Shakespeare
Nov26
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Drunk Shakespeare

Five classically-trained actors meet as members of “The Drunk Shakespeare Society.” One drinks at least 5 shots of whiskey and then attempts to perform a…

Saturday November 26
9:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
Chicago Fight Club Presents: Live Stand-Up Comedy
Nov26
Music & Comedy

Chicago Fight Club Presents: Live Stand-Up Comedy

Chicago Fight Club Presents: produces several Stand Up comedy shows featuring up and coming comics in Chicago and the best headliners in the city. If…

Saturday November 26
9:30 p.m.
The Lincoln Lodge Theater
2040 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Holidays from Hell
Nov26
Music & Comedy

Holidays from Hell

Put your holiday stress aside as you watch Chicago’s best comedians and improvisers make light of guest storytellers’ horrific holiday stories. Saturdays at 10:30 at…

Saturday November 26
10:30 p.m.11:30 p.m.
iO Theater
1501 N. Kingsbury St.
Drunk Shakespeare
Nov27
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Drunk Shakespeare

Five classically-trained actors meet as members of “The Drunk Shakespeare Society.” One drinks at least 5 shots of whiskey and then attempts to perform a…

Sunday November 27
5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
Foul Play at Bughouse Theater
Nov27
Music & Comedy, Sports & Recreation, Theatre & Performing Arts

Foul Play at Bughouse Theater

CHICAGO — FOUL PLAY presents for the first time original improv and sketch comedy inspired by sports, at Bughouse Theatre, 1910 W Irving Park Rd.,…

Sunday November 27
8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Bughouse Theater
1910 West Irving Park Road, Illinois
Chamber Music Showcase
Nov29
Music & Comedy, Sports & Recreation

Chamber Music Showcase

Musicians from the Chamber Music Program present an evening of classical music for small ensembles. Free admission and open to the public.

Tuesday November 29
7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Fulton Recital Hall, Goodspeed Hall
1010 E. 59th St.
beabadoobee – Beatopia Tour
Nov29
Music & Comedy

beabadoobee – Beatopia Tour

London-based songstress beabadoobee is coming to Chicago for her brand new Beatopia Tour! See her live at Riviera Theatre on Tue, Nov 29 at 7:30pm.

Tuesday November 29
7:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The Riveria Theater
4746 N Racine Ave
Best Night Ever Comedy Show
Nov29
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Best Night Ever Comedy Show

Best Night Ever is one of the city’s longest-running standup comedy showcases. Since 2009 the show has been highlighting comics from all over the city…

Tuesday November 29
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Lincoln Lodge
2040 N Milwaukee Ave
Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts | Natasha Stojanovska, Piano
Nov30
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts | Natasha Stojanovska, Piano

DAME MYRA HESS MEMORIAL CONCERTS | NATASHA STOJANOVSKA, PIANO Program: Jean-Philippe Rameau – L’Egyptienne Joseph Maurice Ravel – “Alborada del gracioso” from “Miroirs” Dora Pejachevich…

Wednesday November 30
12:15 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Seventeenth Church of Christ, Scientist, Chicago
55 E. Wacker Drive
Brewing Up Laughs
Nov30
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Brewing Up Laughs

Chicago’s best comedians as seen on HBO, Comedy Central, and at the Laugh Factory brought to you for an intimate, hilarious evening at the world…

Wednesday November 30
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Eris Brewery and Cider House
4240 W Irving Park Rd
Zanies Gets a Time Out, Totally Off Base Comedy!
Nov30
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy

Zanies Gets a Time Out, Totally Off Base Comedy!

Legendary comedy club Zanies is getting a time out…at Time Out Market Chicago, that is. This winter, Tony’s Rooftop Bar (located on the Market’s 3rd…

Wednesday November 30
7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Time Out Market Chicago
916 W Fulton Market
Drunk Shakespeare
Nov30
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Drunk Shakespeare

Five classically-trained actors meet as members of “The Drunk Shakespeare Society.” One drinks at least 5 shots of whiskey and then attempts to perform a…

Wednesday November 30
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
UChicago Tea Time Concert Series: Early Music Ensemble
Dec1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

UChicago Tea Time Concert Series: Early Music Ensemble

The Early Music Ensemble launches a season-long exploration of the works of Claudio Monteverdi, performing madrigals from his first, second, and third books, written to…

Thursday December 1
4:30 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Fulton Recital Hall, Goodspeed Hall
1010 E. 59th St.
B.A.D. Waves Remix (Comedy, Music & Art)
Dec1
Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions, Music & Comedy, Virtual Event

B.A.D. Waves Remix (Comedy, Music & Art)

B.A.D. Waves Remix presents the Nation’s brightest artistic multiverse, starting with an art gallery & cocktails from the city’s most poppin culture blessors, live musical…

Thursday December 1
7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Redline VR
Virtual Event
B.A.D. Waves Remix (Comedy, Music & Art)
Dec1
Music & Comedy

B.A.D. Waves Remix (Comedy, Music & Art)

B.A.D.Waves Remix presents the Nation’s brightest artistic multiverse, starting with an art gallery & cocktails from the city’s most poppin culture blessors, live musical performances…

Thursday December 1
7:00 p.m.11:30 p.m.
Redline VR
4702 N. Ravenswood
Drunk Shakespeare
Dec1
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Drunk Shakespeare

Five classically-trained actors meet as members of “The Drunk Shakespeare Society.” One drinks at least 5 shots of whiskey and then attempts to perform a…

Thursday December 1
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Lion Theatre
182 N Wabash Ave (near E Lake St)
Roast Battle Chicago
Dec1
Music & Comedy

Roast Battle Chicago

Chicago’s Premiere Roast Battle Comedy Show! Featuring some of the best roast writers in the country. Each show begins with judges being introduced by performing…

Thursday December 1
8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The Lincoln Lodge
2040 N Milwaukee Ave
UChicago Jazz Ensemble
Dec1
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

UChicago Jazz Ensemble

The Jazz Ensemble Plays The Tunes –  The Jazz Ensemble presents a concert of jazz standards from the American songbook and of tunes by great jazz composers,…

Thursday December 1
8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Logan Performance Hall
915 E 60th St
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