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Rod Tuffcurls and The Bench Press

at Joe's Bar, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 17
FULL PRICE: $12
OFFER PRICE: $6

One of the top cover bands in Chicago, Rod Tuffcurls and The Bench Press have been entertaining crowds at clubs, festivals, weddings, and other events all across the Midwest since 2008. The group's un... [more+]

One of the top cover bands in Chicago, Rod Tuffcurls and The Bench Press have been entertaining crowds at clubs, festivals, weddings, and other events all across the Midwest since 2008. The group's unique song repertoire includes hits ranging from Hall & Oates to Taylor Swift, Queen to The Beatles, and Wilson Phillips to Elton John! You may even hear some off-the-wall choices from "Les Miserables", "The Golden Girls" and classic Disney movies during this show at Joe's Bar. [less-]

Intimate Concerts, Food and Wine Classes & More

at City Winery Chicago, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Wed, January 16
Sat, January 19
Mon, January 28
+ 1 more dates
Wed, January 16
Sat, January 19
Mon, January 28
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FULL PRICE: $18 - $35
OFFER PRICE: $9 - $17.50

City Winery is a truly unique facility, combining a fully functioning winery with intimate concerts, food and wine classes and fine dining. From folk acts and jazz quartets to legendary singer-songwri... [more+]

City Winery is a truly unique facility, combining a fully functioning winery with intimate concerts, food and wine classes and fine dining. From folk acts and jazz quartets to legendary singer-songwriters and buzz-worthy indie rock bands, this innovative venue is serving up some of the best music Chicago has to offer -- along with some of its finest vintages. The brainchild of Michael Dorf, founder of the hugely successful Knitting Factory music venue, City Winery is a vibrant, interactive space where folks can not only listen to great music, but also indulge their passion for quality cuisine, art and friendship. [less-]

Fresh Humor: "Comedians You Should Know"

at Timothy O'Toole's, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Wed, January 16
Wed, January 23
Wed, January 30
FULL PRICE: $8
OFFER PRICE: $4

If you're tired of the same old jokes you've heard before, you can catch original, fresh, showcase-style stand-up comedy at the classy downtown Timothy O'Toole's pub. With a different lineup each week... [more+]

If you're tired of the same old jokes you've heard before, you can catch original, fresh, showcase-style stand-up comedy at the classy downtown Timothy O'Toole's pub. With a different lineup each week, there's always a new reason to see the show and refill your laugh tank. Amidst the rich and vibrant Chicago comedy scene, "Comedians You Should Know" serves up an unending well of innovative humor with tomorrow's comedy stars before they hit it big. [less-]

The Legendary Second City's Brand New Revue

at The Second City Mainstage Theatre, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Wed, January 16
Tue, January 22
Wed, January 23
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FULL PRICE: $31
OFFER PRICE: $12.40

The Second City’s Mainstage is where comedy legends are made. For decades the troupe has served as the launching pad for the funniest people around, from John Belushi and Bill Murray to Stephen Colb... [more+]

The Second City’s Mainstage is where comedy legends are made. For decades the troupe has served as the launching pad for the funniest people around, from John Belushi and Bill Murray to Stephen Colbert, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler and many more. Now the latest generation of Second City stars is unleashing its brand new "107th Revue". The cast is fresh, new material is worked into the show every night, and your laughter in the audience helps shape the final show. Don’t miss this chance to catch the future superstars of comedy! [less-]

Puppet Improv Show "Felt"

at iO Theater, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Wed, January 16
Wed, January 23
Wed, January 30
+ 8 more dates
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FULL PRICE: $5
OFFER PRICE: COMP

You may have seen an improv show, and you may have seen a puppet show, but have you ever seen an improv show starring a cast of puppets? If not, now's your chance with "Felt". Completely unpredictable... [more+]

You may have seen an improv show, and you may have seen a puppet show, but have you ever seen an improv show starring a cast of puppets? If not, now's your chance with "Felt". Completely unpredictable and hilarious, this unique show is must-see for fans of improv, comedy and puppetry. See it at Chicago's iO Theater. [less-]

U.S. Premiere of Ghost Story "The Woman in Black"

at Royal George Theatre, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Wed, January 16
Thu, January 17
Fri, January 18
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FULL PRICE: $69
OFFER PRICE: $25 - $34.50

A lawyer obsessed with a curse the he believes has been cast over him and his family by a specter, engages a skeptical young actor to help him tell his terrifying story and exorcise the fear that grip... [more+]

A lawyer obsessed with a curse the he believes has been cast over him and his family by a specter, engages a skeptical young actor to help him tell his terrifying story and exorcise the fear that grips his soul in "The Woman in Black". The Royal George Theatre in Chicago hosts the U.S. premiere of the London production of Susan Hill's acclaimed ghost story, one of the most successful shows ever staged on the West End. [less-]

Unscripted Live Movie With Sherman and Rob

at iO Theater, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Wed, January 16
Wed, January 23
Wed, January 30
+ 4 more dates
Wed, January 16
Wed, January 23
Wed, January 30
Wed, February 06
Wed, February 13
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FULL PRICE: $14
OFFER PRICE: $7

Comedians Sherman Edwards and Rob Wilson seamlessly improvise with a jazz ensemble led by the legendary Lisa McQueen to create a one-hour unscripted live movie. They fearlessly attack every genre and ... [more+]

Comedians Sherman Edwards and Rob Wilson seamlessly improvise with a jazz ensemble led by the legendary Lisa McQueen to create a one-hour unscripted live movie. They fearlessly attack every genre and subject. No style or issue is off limits at iO Theater in Chicago. [less-]

Magician David Parr's "Cabinet of Curiosities"

at Chicago Magic Lounge, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Wed, January 16
Wed, January 23
Wed, January 30
+ 8 more dates
Wed, January 16
Wed, January 23
Wed, January 30
Wed, February 06
Wed, February 13
Wed, February 20
Wed, February 27
Wed, March 06
Wed, March 13
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FULL PRICE: $35
OFFER PRICE: $17.50

The Chicago Magic Lounge welcomes host David Parr, creator of the critically acclaimed "Magic Cabaret" and winner on the hit TV show "Penn & Teller: Fool Us". Parr has gathered his favorite artifacts ... [more+]

The Chicago Magic Lounge welcomes host David Parr, creator of the critically acclaimed "Magic Cabaret" and winner on the hit TV show "Penn & Teller: Fool Us". Parr has gathered his favorite artifacts and stories to share with you in this 60-minute show filled with mystery and magic. Each "Cabinet of Curiosities" performance begins with bar- and table-side magic. [less-]

"Nice Town, Normal People": Documentary Theater

at Collaboraction, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Wed, January 16
FULL PRICE: $30
OFFER PRICE: COMP

"Nice Town, Normal People" is a dynamic documentary theater piece that explores the idea of "home" -- what it is, what it once was, and what it might become -- by inviting the voices of Chicago commun... [more+]

"Nice Town, Normal People" is a dynamic documentary theater piece that explores the idea of "home" -- what it is, what it once was, and what it might become -- by inviting the voices of Chicago community members to come into conversation with voices from a small town in rural California. ENCOUNTER is a series curated around equity, inclusion, and "coming together" with theater, visual art, music, video, dance, panels, and discussions presented in Collaboraction's Pentagon Theatre. ​ENCOUNTER is curated through a combination of open and invited submissions from throughout the city and will engage the community on issues of equity and inclusion. After the January run at Collaboraction Studios in Wicker Park, select elements of ENCOUNTER will tour other Chicago neighborhoods with free events and community conversations. [less-]

Intimate Vampire Thriller "St. Nicholas"

at Goodman Theatre - The Owen, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Wed, January 16
Thu, January 17
FULL PRICE: $81
OFFER PRICE: $40.50

When a jaded Dublin theater critic abandons his ordinary life in pursuit of a beautiful young actress, his desires lead him to strike an irreversible bargain with a band of modern-day vampires in "St.... [more+]

When a jaded Dublin theater critic abandons his ordinary life in pursuit of a beautiful young actress, his desires lead him to strike an irreversible bargain with a band of modern-day vampires in "St. Nicholas". Olivier Award-winner Brendan Coyle (Mr. Bates of "Downton Abbey") stars in this intimate thriller by Conor McPherson -- “the finest playwright of his generation” ("The New York Times") -- author of "Shining City", "The Weir" and "The Seafarer". Catch this limited engagement at Goodman Theatre direct from London’s internationally renowned Donmar Warehouse. [less-]

Comedian Larry Reeb: Uncle Lar' Live at Zanies

at Zanies - Rosemont, Rosemont
OFFER DATES:
Wed, January 16
Thu, January 17
FULL PRICE: $25
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $12.50

Known affectionately as "Uncle Lar'," Larry Reeb is the wisecracking, politically incorrect relative everyone knows. Like any concerned relative, Uncle Lar' just wants to help. And in his own twisted ... [more+]

Known affectionately as "Uncle Lar'," Larry Reeb is the wisecracking, politically incorrect relative everyone knows. Like any concerned relative, Uncle Lar' just wants to help. And in his own twisted way, he does, offering his infamous "tips" on everything from marriage to lotteries to children. Larry Reeb is a strong performer with a sarcastic attitude and a sardonic wit. Reeb has been voted Chicago Comedian of the Year, and has made numerous television and radio appearances. Catch Uncle Lar' live at Zanies in Rosemont. [less-]

One-Woman Comedy Musical "Adira"

at The Annoyance Theatre & Bar, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Wed, January 16
Wed, January 23
Wed, January 30
FULL PRICE: $12
OFFER PRICE: $6

"Adira", the one-woman musical, tells the story of one princess living in a kingdom under a terrible curse. Adira must journey alone to save her family and her home before douchebags and trolls win! A... [more+]

"Adira", the one-woman musical, tells the story of one princess living in a kingdom under a terrible curse. Adira must journey alone to save her family and her home before douchebags and trolls win! And maybe learn a little something on the way. "Adira" at The Annoyance Theatre & Bar in Chicago is sure to make you think “Hey, princesses "are" fun, aren’t they?" [less-]

Live Jazz at Winter's Jazz Club

at Winter's Jazz Club, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Wed, January 16
Wed, January 16
Thu, January 17
+ 71 more dates
Wed, January 16
Wed, January 16
Thu, January 17
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FULL PRICE: $15 - $25
OFFER PRICE: $7.50 - $12.50

As Wynton Marsalis put it, "Jazz music is America's past and its potential, summed up and sanctified and accessible to anybody who learns to listen to, feel, and understand it." Winter's Jazz Club in ... [more+]

As Wynton Marsalis put it, "Jazz music is America's past and its potential, summed up and sanctified and accessible to anybody who learns to listen to, feel, and understand it." Winter's Jazz Club in Chicago hosts jazz musicians specializing in everything from straight-ahead jazz to swing, big band, New Orleans-style and more. Every show at Winter's Jazz Club furthers the love of live jazz, where you can savor a drink for purchase along with tinnovative arrangements of the best jazz songs around. [less-]

"Chicago's Best Stand-Up" at the Laugh Factory

at Laugh Factory Chicago, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Wed, January 16
Thu, January 17
Sat, January 19
+ 16 more dates
Wed, January 16
Thu, January 17
Sat, January 19
Sat, January 19
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FULL PRICE: $17 - $27
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $20

Head over to the world-famous Laugh Factory and see what makes Chicago the funniest city on the planet. Located in the heart of the new Belmont Theater District just minutes from downtown, the Laugh F... [more+]

Head over to the world-famous Laugh Factory and see what makes Chicago the funniest city on the planet. Located in the heart of the new Belmont Theater District just minutes from downtown, the Laugh Factory is renowned for attracting high-caliber stand-up talent, including up-and-coming comics and big-name stars from TV and film. For its recurring "Chicago's Best Stand-Up" show, the club pulls together an ever-changing and original lineup of comedy titans, representing the best the Windy City has to offer. [less-]

"The Elvis Tribute Artist Spectacular"

at North Shore Center, Center Theatre, Skokie
OFFER DATES:
Wed, January 16
FULL PRICE: $49.50
OFFER PRICE: $29.70

Come toast Elvis Presley's 84th birthday at this annual concert. "The Elvis Tribute Artist Spectacular" features multiple tribute artists as they celebrate the era-by-era highlights of the King's incr... [more+]

Come toast Elvis Presley's 84th birthday at this annual concert. "The Elvis Tribute Artist Spectacular" features multiple tribute artists as they celebrate the era-by-era highlights of the King's incredible career at the North Shore Center in Skokie. Presented by OMAR Presents. [less-]

"Three's Company": A Night of Stand-Up

at Laugh Factory, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 17
FULL PRICE: $17
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $5

Say hello to your new best friends and hosts for the evening -- Jonah Jurkens, Nate Burrows and Dan Drees -- and their company will be the best stand-up comedians in the city performing extended sets.... [more+]

Say hello to your new best friends and hosts for the evening -- Jonah Jurkens, Nate Burrows and Dan Drees -- and their company will be the best stand-up comedians in the city performing extended sets. Never expect to see the same lineup twice, because they're looking to showcase all of the best Chicago has to offer. So get there and join the fun with laughs, drinks and friends. See why they're in the business of being your company at Chicago's Laugh Factory. [less-]

"She the People": All-Female Comedy Revue

at UP Comedy Club, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 17
Sun, January 20
Thu, January 24
+ 3 more dates
Thu, January 17
Sun, January 20
Thu, January 24
Sun, January 27
Thu, January 31
Sun, February 03
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FULL PRICE: $26
OFFER PRICE: $10.40

The women of Second City bet you 72 cents on the dollar you'll fall head over heels for "She the People". A lineup of Chicago comedians come together at UP Comedy Club each Sunday to deliver this hila... [more+]

The women of Second City bet you 72 cents on the dollar you'll fall head over heels for "She the People". A lineup of Chicago comedians come together at UP Comedy Club each Sunday to deliver this hilarious "Girlfriends' Guide to Sisters Doing it for Themselves". This mimosa-and-madness-fueled feminist foray takes on everything from having it all to having that sick feeling your government is trying to send your sex back to the Middle Ages. Join them as they dismantle the patriarchy and tackle insanely relevant topics in today's society, all with sharp wit and even sharper tongues. [less-]

The Second City e.t.c. presents "Gaslight District"

at The Second City E.T.C., Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 17
Fri, January 18
Sat, January 19
+ 19 more dates
Thu, January 17
Fri, January 18
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FULL PRICE: $31 - $38
OFFER PRICE: $12.40 - $15.50

If you've ever laughed at Steve Carell, Bill Murray, Tina Fey or Jane Lynch, you've got The Second City to thank for that. For close to six decades, this "comedy empire" ("The New York Times") has bee... [more+]

If you've ever laughed at Steve Carell, Bill Murray, Tina Fey or Jane Lynch, you've got The Second City to thank for that. For close to six decades, this "comedy empire" ("The New York Times") has been creating edgy, thought-provoking and always spectacularly funny comedy with nothing but their imaginations and suggestions from the audience. Now, the improv troupe responsible for multiple generations of the best and brightest in comedy is bringing its latest show, "Gaslight District", to The Second City E.T.C. Theater. Don't miss this chance to see the comedy stars of tomorrow live and 100% unscripted. [less-]

A True Story of Loss, Family & New Life

at Theatre of Western Springs, Western Springs,
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 17
Fri, January 18
Sat, January 19
+ 7 more dates
Thu, January 17
Fri, January 18
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Sun, January 20
Thu, January 24
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FULL PRICE: $21 - $23
OFFER PRICE: $10.50 - $11.50

In this deeply touching story, a woman, Joy, is saved by a heart transplant and seeks out her donor's family. Instead of relishing life after her heart transplant, Joy enters a downward spiral, unsure... [more+]

In this deeply touching story, a woman, Joy, is saved by a heart transplant and seeks out her donor's family. Instead of relishing life after her heart transplant, Joy enters a downward spiral, unsure whether she truly deserves a second chance. Meanwhile, Alice and Hank mourn the loss of their son, Jack, whose heart was used to save Joy. At a friend's urging, Joy tracks down Jack's family to find closure. But are Alice, Hank and their daughter Sammy ready to accept Jack's death? Based on a true story, "The Tin Woman" uses humor and pathos to explore loss, family and what it means to be given new life. Watch it all unfold at the Theatre of Western Springs. [less-]

"The Old Woman Broods": Dark Satire Offers Hope

at Trap Door Theatre, Chicago
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 17
Fri, January 18
Sat, January 19
+ 2 more dates
Thu, January 17
Fri, January 18
Sat, January 19
Thu, January 24
Fri, January 25
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FULL PRICE: $25
OFFER PRICE: $12.50

Written in 1969 by one of Poland’s most revolutionary and prophetic playwrights, "The Old Woman Broods" is a darkly satiric look at one woman’s grotesque struggle against an unchecked power that i... [more+]

Written in 1969 by one of Poland’s most revolutionary and prophetic playwrights, "The Old Woman Broods" is a darkly satiric look at one woman’s grotesque struggle against an unchecked power that is leading the world to disaster. The landscape has disappeared, garbage falls like snow, beachgoers still flock to bask in the sun, and wars break out in this farce packed with equal parts terror and hope. See it this season at Chicago's Trap Door Theatre. [less-]

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