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UP Comedy Club Presents...

UP Comedy Club Presents features the best stand-up comedy talent in the country. Each show includes a feature stand-up comic and a local MC that hosts the evening. Check the Calendar for dates and times. Shows Thursday through Saturday. Suggested rating R. Dinner is available before and during the show. UP features a full service bar and NO drink minimum. 

2014 Coming Soon:

Judah Friedlander, Kyle KinaneAl Madrigal, Dave Hill & Bridget Everett, Nick ThuneTodd Glass and Moshe Kasher


The Second City's Improv All-Stars

The Second City's Improv All-Stars

"A slick and entertaining show!" - Chicago Tribune

"This show shines brightly!" - Time Out Chicago

See Chicago's finest improvisers under the direction of the legendary Mick Napier in an evening of unscripted and unequaled improvisational comedy. This show is highly interactive, hilarious and thoroughly original. Suggested rating R.

Mondays at 8pm


What the Tour Guide Didn't Tell You

Second City's Improv All-Stars Brunch

UP Comedy Club has combined two of Chicago’s favorite things, brunch & comedy, for the ultimate Sunday-Funday. Join us every Sunday at 11:00am for a delicious brunch followed by our hilarious improv comedy show, Improv All-Stars which starts at noon, and runs 55 minutes with no intermission. Your belly will thank you. ‚Äč

July 13 - August 17, 2014
Sundays at Noon
Doors open at 11am for brunch





The Second City's Incomplete Guide To Everything

The Second City's Incomplete Guide To Everything

"Hilarious" - Stage and Cinema

From the great books to the worst presidents, The Second City has spent half a century laughing in the face of our past, present and future. And now it's all in one show...sort of. UP Comedy Club presents The Second City's Incomplete Guide to Everything, a hilarious collection of scenes and songs that skewers everything that you learned in college - or that you should have learned in college on the days you slept in.

Suggested rating: R

Open Run:
Tuesdays at 8pm
Saturdays and Sundays at 4pm


What the Tour Guide Didn't Tell You

Go Improv Go! An Improvised Kids Show

Second City's improvised kids' show is back! New every time you see it, this show is based off of your suggestions. Go, Improv, GO! caters to an audience of all ages; this show will have everyone rolling in the aisles.

Suggested Rating: G
Showtime 55 minutes.

11am Matinees
June and July 2014

Great for birthday parties and summer camp outings. Group rates available for parties of 16 or more



What the Tour Guide Didn't Tell You

Second City's Game Night

"Supercharged with off-the-cuff hilarity" - The Real Chicago

Everyone wins at Second City's Game Night! Get ready to join in the fun with Chicago's best improvisers for an evening of unscripted improvisational comedy. Join in the fun by earning points for your team and playing classic game shows. So raise your hand for a chance to get on stage and to win a prize!

Game Night features Joey Bland, Brendan Dowling, Paul Grondy, Megan Hovde, Tim Paul and Sue Salvi with musical direction by Matthew Cohen. Meghan Teal is the stage manager.

Wednesdays at 8pm




Second City's Summer Blockbuster: Now In 4-D

The polar vortex is ancient history, beaches are open, tourists are swarming Navy Pier: it’s time for a legendary Chicago summer, and The Second City’s Summer Blockbuster is this year’s can’t-miss show. Break out your flip-flops and relax with a margarita as childhood friends relive uproarious misadventures on a basketball court, a female wrestler learns the finer points of smack-talking, and the world’s most epic rundown erupts at a White Sox game. After a day of fun in the sun, enjoy a few hours of Chicago-style air-conditioned in 4D!

Featuring Second City's Blair Beeken, Kelsey Kinney, John Sabine, Jasbir Singh, Jamison Webb and Casey Whitaker.

June 19 - August 31, 2014
Thursdays at 8pm
Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm and 11pm
Sundays at 7pm

90 Minutes. Brief intermission.
Suggested Rating: R







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