Duration: 1 hour; Free; Come laugh! Come cry! Koleno and Delirious Confetti host the all free all the time Free For All. Each week a rotating team of equally hilarious improvisational skill level will open. 3 teams for the price of None? How brilliant!
Watch a free hysterical show including three different improv groups
Great for improv fans who like a variety of humor
Great improv groups, great hosts, great humor
The New New Show (Comedy Show)
Duration: 1 hour; $10; Cutting edge! Fresh! The evening celebrates new teams who have never had a set of shows before, and teams trying out new forms. It will be hosted by a Playground Theater Incubator team which will try a new form each week. Come by and discover something, new.
Be the first to watch a show full of new comedy acts
Embrace teams trying out cutting-edge work and new forms
Experience what it's like to discover something new
Note: The Playground Theater is BYOB.
Gimme Five Comedy Contest
Duration: 1 hour; $5; There's only one rule: five minutes. That's all the time these comedic performers have to prove that they're the funniest person on stage. This unique comedy contest pits funny people from Chicago and beyond in a battle for laughs. Whether it be stand-up, impersonations, music, or just general weirdness, be prepared to see it all in this show. Show your appreciation for your favorite acts with a standing ovation as you help to pick the winner. Who knows, you just might be helping to anoint the next big thing in comedy. Also, this event is BYOB, so, cheapest drinks in town!
Witness Chicago's most hilarious and eclectic comedy contest
Howl with laughter at fresh routines ranging from stand-up to musical acts
Bring along your own adult beverages to enhance the entertainment
Treat yourself to a little laughter therapy in an intimate theater setting
Cancellation Policy: There are no refunds; all sales are final.