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100 Star Starred
UP Comedy Club
3rd Floor Pipers Alley 230 W. North Ave Chicago, IL 60614
312-662-4562
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10 events
7 reviews
1 stars
We are usually taken to our seats and so you have no idea of where you will be seated. We ended right underneath the speakers and while we had an excellent view the incredibly loud volume during the transition between scenes made me wish I brought ear plugs. So look up when you get to your seat and ask for a different seat if you are next to the speakers. Some of you may not mind and that's ok too. Have fun.
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Request center or left seating, away from piano up-front right, so you can hear comedians better.
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Garfunkel & Oates
7 ratings
4.7 average rating
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3 reviews
0 stars
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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1 review
4 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

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 with a no drink minimum.