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53 Star Starred
UP Comedy Club
3rd Floor Pipers Alley 230 W. North Ave Chicago, IL 60614
312-662-4562
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Samantha Levin
We ate beforehand at Thai Aroma a couple blocks away (don't recommend), but the food and drinks are competitively priced inside the venue. Just make sure you get there a little bit early and ask for a table in front of you.
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Samantha Levin
Right off of the Brown Line
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3 reviews
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attended Feb 03 2012

The show started off a little slow with the host fashioning tired, unimaginative jokes that were racist and plain unfunny. The headliners were better than expected, with a very natural, conversational style in between songs. Their songs were...continued

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3 stars
attended Feb 04 2012

Garfunkel and Oates were amazing! They were so gracious to their fans doing meet and greets before and after the show!! They are so funny and witty.I LOVE THEM!! They are wonderful and amazing!

I had to take off a star for the less than funny...continued

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Description

Garfunkel and Oates is a comedy-folk duo from Los Angeles, CA, consisting of actress-songwriters Kate Micucci and Riki Lindhome. In February 2009, the Garfunkel and Oates song “Fuck You” (reworked as “Screw You”) was featured in an episode of NBC’s Scrubs with Micucci in a supporting role. Their video “Sex With Ducks” that parodies arguments against same-sex marriage has been featured on such diverse media outlets as Buzzflash.com, FOX’s The O’Reilly Factor, HuffingtonPost.com, and others. Other popular songs include “Pregnant Women Are Smug”, “This Party Took a Turn for the Douche”, “My Apartment’s Very Clean Without You”, and “Weed Card”. They appear regularly at the UCB Theater in Los Angeles and have performed four times on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.

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.