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Description: UP Comedy Club presents: The Porchlight Music Theatre Production of BEST MUSICAL!
BEST MUSICAL! A Completely improvised Musical Comedy was developed in "Off the Porch" Porchlight Music Theatre's new works development program.” Don't miss the return of the critical and audience favorite! You suggest the song titles, then watch the cast create hit after show-stopping, high-kicking musical hit in Act I based on your ideas. Cast your vote for "Best Song" then return for Act II where, before your eyes, the cast creates a fully improvised and hilarious musical comedy (complete with costumes & choreography) around the very song the audience selected.
Joining creator and returning music director, Matthew Loren Cohen and current cast members Joey Bland, Lauren Dowden and Matthew Van Colton are new cast members Brendan Dowling, Mitchell Fain, Sarah Hoffman, Andrew Knox and Sarah Reule.
2 hours with an intermission. Suggested PG-13-rating.
"Critics Pick!" - Chicago Tribune
"A rave" - Time Out Chicago
"Five Stars!" - Around The Town Chicago
"Check it out!" Chicago Theatre Addict
"Recommended" - Chicago Theater Beat
"You won't want to miss this!" - Theatre in Chicago
Tickets for the UP Comedy Club can be purchased over the phone at (312) 662-4562 or online at UP Comedy Club.
UP Comedy Club Box Office
230 W. North Ave
Chicago, IL 60614
Box Office hours:
If you're hungry or looking for a drink, we have a full bar and dinner menu available throughout all performances.
UP Comedy Club has a nightclub atmosphere and alcohol is served. Our shows contain adult content and language. Most of our shows are the equivalent of an R-rated movie. Minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian when coming to the 11pm shows due to Chicago curfew laws. Please note we're not able to admit anyone under the age of 10. UP Comedy Club is best for savvy teen and adult audiences.
If you require special seating or accommodations (wheelchair-bound, hearing impaired, or visually impaired) please contact our box office at (312) 662-4562 to ensure the best service.
Want to join a larger party but pay separately? Give us a call at (312) 662-4562 and we'll be sure you're seated with your party.
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