Queer Comedy at Zanies, presented by OutLoud Chicago features the best queer and straight comedians of the country who have appeared on Comedy Central, BET, TBS Just For Laughs and Last Comic Standing. Upcoming shows are Tuesday April 17th, Tuesday May 22nd, Tuesday June 19th and Tuesday July 24th. Each show starts at 7:30pm at Zanies Comedy Club 1548 N Wells. Tickets are $10 in advance http://www.chicago.zanies.com/ or $15 or at the door. Audience members must be ages 21 or over. Two item minimum.
The Sarcastic Squad is a comedy variety show featuring the best of Chicago stand-up, sketch and audience improv games as well as hand-drawn comic book programs. The show is in its third season at Town Hall Pub 3340 N Halsted every Monday at 8pm. $5 admission includes a 4 page hand-drawn companion comic book.