Venue Details

16 Star Starred
Apollo Theater Studio
2540 N. Lincoln Ave. Chicago, IL 60614
Venue website Get directions
Several bars in the area to go to before the show and bar service during the show was excellent
Thirsty Improv info Mar 18 2013 star this tip starred
Beer prices were reasonable
Thirsty Improv info Mar 18 2013 star this tip starred
View All 28 Tips

Reviews & Ratings

62 ratings
4.5 average rating
  • 41
  • 14
  • 5
  • 2
  • 0
14 events
11 reviews
11 stars
attended Mar 17 2012

So much fun! Cast is hilarious and the audience participation is the best!

star this review starred report as inappropriate
1 events
1 review
1 stars
attended May 14 2011

There was a group of 5 of us, and we had a blast. Great group participation, and I was even part of a segment of the show. I highly suggest this, and would see it again since the show will be different each time.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
4 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Feb 24 2012

Thirsty was a rollicking good time! The experienced cast was extremely entertaining and the audience involvement was definitely a highlight. Adding to the hilarious show were a generous bartender and a skilled sound man. I recommend this hands...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
View All 41 Reviews
More Information


Quotes & Highlights

  • Visit the Thirsty official website.
  • “With a drink in hand, this is a good time.” —Chicago Reader
  • Thirsty is great fun, and you should see it.” —RedEye Royalty


Since 2009, Chicago’s best and brightest comedic improvisers have been taking to the stage for an interactive show unlike any other. The city’s reigning improv drinking champions compete for laughs and drinks in a show best described as Whose Line is it Anyway? meets boxed wine.

Thirsty is the perfect night out for the party of any size, whether it be a bachelor/bachelorette or birthday party, an anniversary or date night, and is a perfect way to kickoff or wrap-up a night on the town.