Venue Details

51 Star Starred
UP Comedy Club
3rd Floor Pipers Alley 230 W. North Ave Chicago, IL 60614
312-662-4562
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Greg manka
The weather was cool and pleasant. I wore jeans and golf shirt.
The Second City's Improv All-Stars dress Sep 10 2014 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
We ate at Kamehachi before the show, just down Wells. The area is fun to walk before or after the show.
The Second City's Game Night dining Jun 02 2014 star this tip starred
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liz
18 events
4 reviews
12 stars
attended May 05 2012

Extremely funny! A new find for me!

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12 events
4 reviews
12 stars
attended May 04 2012

Great show, but 75% of the jokes were from the show he did at the Hideout over a year ago. I get it that he's more famous now but that's no reason to be lazy. I payed $5 to see him at The Hideout and $17 to see him do the same material again...continued

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Description

Kumail is a tireless Los Angeles-based writer and performer who has been featured in Variety’s “10 Comics to Watch,” the _Hollywood Reporter’s _"10 Rising Comedy Talents" and New York Magazine’s “10 Comedians that Funny People Find Funny.” Kumail first gained attention for his critically acclaimed one-man show _Unpronounceable _(directed by Paul Provenza), and in 2008, he received two ECNY awards for Best Male Stand-up Comedian and Best One Man Show.  He’s toured with Stella, Eugene Mirman, and Zach Galifianakis and has been seen performing stand-up on Conan, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, The Late Show with David Letterman, and _Jimmy Kimmel Live. _He has also been featured on Portlandia, The Colbert Report, Michael and Michael Have Issues, Fox’s Traffic Light, and the feature film _Life As We Know It. _

About the Ticket Supplier: UP Comedy Club, LLC

UP Comedy Club is a new hybrid performance venue with an eclectic blend of comedy.

In addition to a diverse slate of original programming, UP Comedy Club also features a full service kitchen and bar with a menu that includes Chicago favorites and Eli's Cheesecake. There is a no drink minimum.