Venue Details

50 Star Starred
UP Comedy Club
3rd Floor Pipers Alley 230 W. North Ave Chicago, IL 60614
312-662-4562
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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
Goldstar Member
Plenty of great dinner choices in the area- our favorite is Topo Gigio down the street
The Second City's Incomplete Guide to Everything dining May 26 2014 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

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4.6 average rating
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119 events
41 reviews
6 stars
attended Mar 02 2014

I'm always amazed as to how good the Second City troupes are. Most of the skits were really funny. One of the skits would have required a slightly older crowd.

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1 review
0 stars
attended Feb 13 2014

As it turned out, SC reshuffled and we were offered "What the Tour Guide Didn't Tell You" instead.

Many of the same players but thematically much more Chicago centric rather than world events.

Some of the jokes only a Chicagoan would get, (.......continued

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8 reviews
0 stars
attended Feb 22 2014

The actors were very talented and versatile. And funny! The venue was great! I'd like to say that there is not a bad seat in the house, but they cram in extra chairs and it is very difficult to get out to use the bathroom. Even though we "had...continued

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Website

http://upcomedyclub.com

Quotes & Highlights

  • “[The sketches] are knockouts even if you’ve seen them done before … This cast is particularly adept at improvising and the show offers plenty of it.” —Stage and Cinema
  • “The cast is hilarious and diverse — each member brings something different to the table … [The show is] silly but smart, and supercharged with off-the-cuff hilarity that the cast makes seem effortless.”—The Real Chicago

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.