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Michael Charles and His Band
Mar4
Music & Comedy, Tours & Attractions

Michael Charles and His Band

When Australian born Michael Charles traveled the 12,500 miles to test the waters for his music in Chicago, he would have never guessed some thirty…

Monday, March 4th
6:00 a.m.
Tall Ship Windy
600 East Grand Avenue Navy Pier
Cole Porter Festival – A Celebration of the Man and His Music
Mar4
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Cole Porter Festival – A Celebration of the Man and His Music

Award-winning Porchlight Music Theatre launches its 29th season with Chicago’s Cole Porter Festival – A Celebration of the Man and his Music, launching October 16…

Monday, March 4th
12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Porchlight Music Theatre
1016 N. Dearborn Ave.
Zach Bryan /w The Middle East & Levi Turner – The Quittin Time Tour
Mar5
Music & Comedy

Zach Bryan /w The Middle East & Levi Turner – The Quittin Time Tour

Country music star Zach Bryan /w special guests The Middle East & Levi Turner will perform live at United Center on Mar. 5-7, 2024.

Tuesday, March 5th
7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
United Center
1901 W Madison St.
Chicago’s Best Standup
Mar5
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Chicago’s Best Standup

Chicago’s Best Standup Comedy is back better than ever. We’ve compiled the absolute best standup comedy lineup that you will see in the city. Today’s…

Tuesday, March 5th
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Laugh Factory, 3175 N. Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60657
3175 N. Broadway St
Blomstedt Conducts Beethoven 7
Mar5
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Blomstedt Conducts Beethoven 7

Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony is treasured by generations of music fans for its whirling dance rhythms and majestic Allegretto movement. It is a calling card for…

Tuesday, March 5th
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Chicago Symphony Center
220 S Michigan Ave
Best Night Ever Comedy Show
Mar5
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, March 5th
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Lincoln Lodge
2040 N Milwaukee Ave
Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts | Annie Jacobs-Perkins, Cello & Kyle Orth, Piano
Mar6
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts | Annie Jacobs-Perkins, Cello & Kyle Orth, Piano

DAME MYRA HESS MEMORIAL CONCERTS | ANNIE JACOBS-PERKINS, CELLO KYLE ORTH, PIANO Program: Robert Schumann – Adagio and Allegro, Op. 70 Sergei Prokofiev – Cello…

Wednesday, March 6th
12:15 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Seventeenth Church of Christ, Scientist, Chicago
55 E. Wacker Drive
Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts | Annie Jacobs-Perkins, Cello & Kyle Orth, Piano
Mar6
Festivals, Fairs & Special Events, Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts | Annie Jacobs-Perkins, Cello & Kyle Orth, Piano

DAME MYRA HESS MEMORIAL CONCERTS | ANNIE JACOBS-PERKINS, CELLO KYLE ORTH, PIANO Program: Robert Schumann – Adagio and Allegro, Op. 70 Sergei Prokofiev – Cello…

Wednesday, March 6th
12:15 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Seventeenth Church of Christ, Scientist, Chicago
55 E. Wacker Drive
Zach Bryan /w The Middle East & Levi Turner – The Quittin Time Tour
Mar6
Music & Comedy

Zach Bryan /w The Middle East & Levi Turner – The Quittin Time Tour

Country music star Zach Bryan /w special guests The Middle East & Levi Turner will perform live at United Center on Mar. 5-7, 2024.

Wednesday, March 6th
7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
United Center
1901 W Madison St.
Keystone: Rise of the Decon!
Mar6
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Keystone: Rise of the Decon!

Originated by Del Close, the Decon is one of the oldest improvised forms originally helmed by Chicago renowned improv troupe The Family and now performed…

Wednesday, March 6th
9:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
iO Theater
1501 N. Kingsbury St.
Mile High Comedy Show at Virgin Hotels Chicago
Mar7
Thursday, March 7th
6:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Virgin Hotels Chicago
203 N Wabash Ave
Teatro Zinzanni
Mar7
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Teatro Zinzanni

Tickets are on sale Now at https://zinzanni.com/chicago/ for Love, Chaos, & Dinner ! Teatro Zinzanni returns to the vibrant Chicago Loop inside the velvet walls…

Thursday, March 7th
6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Spiegeltent – Cambria Hotel
32 W. Randolph
Zach Bryan /w The Middle East & Levi Turner – The Quittin Time Tour
Mar7
Music & Comedy

Zach Bryan /w The Middle East & Levi Turner – The Quittin Time Tour

Country music star Zach Bryan /w special guests The Middle East & Levi Turner will perform live at United Center on Mar. 5-7, 2024.

Thursday, March 7th
7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
United Center
1901 W Madison St.
ANARCHY: The Improvised Rock Opera
Mar7
Music & Comedy

ANARCHY: The Improvised Rock Opera

ANARCHY: The Improvised Rock Opera is a completely sung and completely improvised rock musical featuring Chicago’s finest musical improvisers. These one-night-only comedy rock operas showcase…

Thursday, March 7th
7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
iO Theater
1501 N. Kingsbury St.
Gil Shaham Plays Mendelssohn
Mar7
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Gil Shaham Plays Mendelssohn

Experience the “brilliant and incisive” (Chicago Tribune) Gil Shaham in Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto, ever popular for its mix of vigor and finesse. Richard Strauss’ tone…

Thursday, March 7th
7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Chicago Symphony Center
220 S Michigan Ave
People Presenting Things
Mar7
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

People Presenting Things

People Presenting Things is an improvised comedy experience like no other. Performers take the stage ready to present a slideshow – but, they have no…

Thursday, March 7th
8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Bughouse Theater
1910 West Irving Park Road, Illinois
Laugh Dance Comedy Show
Mar7
Music & Comedy

Laugh Dance Comedy Show

Laugh Dance is a monthly stand-up comedy show and dance party held the first Thursday of every month at Whiskey Girl Tavern in Edgewater. Laugh…

Thursday, March 7th
8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Whiskey Girl Tavern
6318 N Clark St
Zaid Fouzi and Friends
Mar7
Music & Comedy

Zaid Fouzi and Friends

Join us for some laughs off the Magnificent Mile featuring Zaid Fouzi!

Thursday, March 7th
8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Comedy Bar
500 N. LaSalle St.
Mindchatter
Mar7
Music & Comedy

Mindchatter

After his debut single, ‘Trippy’, dropped in 2019, Mindchatter quickly gained recognition for his genre-defying sound and unique approach to production. By fusing introspective lyrics…

Thursday, March 7th
9:00 p.m.11:30 p.m.
1st Ward at Chop Shop
2033 W. North Ave
Gil Shaham Plays Mendelssohn
Mar8
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Gil Shaham Plays Mendelssohn

Experience the “brilliant and incisive” (Chicago Tribune) Gil Shaham in Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto, ever popular for its mix of vigor and finesse. Richard Strauss’ tone…

Friday, March 8th
1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Chicago Symphony Center
220 S Michigan Ave
Teatro Zinzanni
Mar8
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

Teatro Zinzanni

Tickets are on sale Now at https://zinzanni.com/chicago/ for Love, Chaos, & Dinner ! Teatro Zinzanni returns to the vibrant Chicago Loop inside the velvet walls…

Friday, March 8th
6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Spiegeltent – Cambria Hotel
32 W. Randolph
The Infinite Wrench
Mar8
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

The Infinite Wrench

Don’t miss the longest running late-night show in Chicago! At The Infinite Wrench you’ll see 30 original plays in 60 minutes written and performed by…

Friday, March 8th
7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
The Neo-Futurist Theater
5153 N. Ashland Ave.
Shane Gillis Live!
Mar8
Music & Comedy

Shane Gillis Live!

Comedian Shane Gillis will perform live at The Chicago Theatre on Mar. 8-10, 2024.

Friday, March 8th
7:00 p.m.11:30 p.m.
The Chicago Theatre
175 N. State
DRINK! The Sketch Comedy Drinking Game: S.A.D. Edition
Mar8
Music & Comedy, Theatre & Performing Arts

DRINK! The Sketch Comedy Drinking Game: S.A.D. Edition

Corn Productions Presents DRINK: The Sketch Comedy Drinking Game – S.A.D. Edition. Listen, winter is tough. The days are shorter, the sun goes down way…

Friday, March 8th
7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Cornservatory
4210 N Lincoln Ave
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