Located in Chicago’s upbeat River North District, right in the heart of downtown, The Comedy Bar sets the bar for stand-up in the city. Often called one of Chicago’s best kept secrets, The Comedy Bar is committed to providing the funniest comedians at the best venue for the lowest prices in Chicago. You just can’t find this great of a show for a better rate! Shows are held on the third floor of Gino’s East River North, located at 500 N Lasalle in Chicago on  Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings.


Saturday, Feb 13

The Big Sexy Show
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Sunday, Feb 14

Brady Matthews (SPECIAL EVENT)
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Wednesday, Feb 17

Drunk Science
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The Open Mic Show
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Thursday, Feb 18

Marty Derosa
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Transparent w/Kellye Howard
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This Week at the Comedy Bar! 

  • Brady Matthews from TruTV, Jimmel Kimmel and E! Network headlines February 11-14 with feature comedian, Clark Jones and host, Lara Beitz.
  • DRUNK SCIENCE is this Wednesday at 8pm, presented by Sean Flannery. Followed by…
  • The Open Mic Show is Wednesdays at 9:30pm. Show up early… sign up begins as early at 8pm. Hosted by our favorite funny fellas, Mike Makings and Jason Melton.


Catch a special Valentine’s Day edition of our BIG SEXY show this upcoming Saturday February 13th at 11pm! 


The Big Sexy Show makes its new home at The Comedy Bar every Saturday at 11pm! Big SEXY Show is a tour de force of burlesque, comedy, circus, vaudeville and music right in the heart of downtown Chicago. Internationally acclaimed showgirl Michelle L’amour has put together an ever-changing lineup of the best striptease artists, nationally touring stand-up comedians and other strange and wonderful folks to entertain, titillate and amaze you. With a new show each week and a rotating cast of over 50 performers, this show will surely leave you breathless. 




‘Transparent, from the inside out’ is a comedic peek into the mind of a clinically diagnosed bipolar maniac. ‘Transparent’ is the original works of Kellye Howard (comedian/writer), expressing the constant struggles and required skills to see through society driven pressures to be “Normal; also how these expectations change based on class, race and gender. Catch Transparent every Thursday at 9:30pm through the end of February. 



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