Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival Comedy Show Every year in January

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From Jim Belushi to Tina Fey, Chicago has born and bred some of the funniest comedians in the world. To celebrate the best in Chicago’s stand-up tradition, the best sketch groups from across the city gather to... ... read more

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    Stage 773

    1225 West Belmont Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60657

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Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival Videos

First Time (Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival 2011)
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First Time (Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival 2011) 46 views
Haunted Girlfriend (Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival 2011) 71 views
Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival Staff Remembers Year Nine (2010) 85 views
Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival Staff Remembers Year Seven (2008) 222 views
Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival Production Staff remembers Year Two (2003) 288 views
Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival Production Staff remembers Year One (2002) 448 views

Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival Description

From Jim Belushi to Tina Fey, Chicago has born and bred some of the funniest comedians in the world. To celebrate the best in Chicago’s stand-up tradition, the best sketch groups from across the city gather to perform at the annual Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival. Held each year over a week in January, the Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival takes place at Stage 773 in Chicago. 

Since 2002, the Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival has showcased sets by sketch legends and rising stars of the comedy circuit. Check out a favorite sketch group or discover the next comedy stars before they hit it big. Past performing sketch groups at the Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival include Bri-Ko,
 Just the Tip, Long Pork, World’s Best Dad, The Comic Thread,
 and the ESL Players.

Tickets to the Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival cost about $14 for each performance. After having your sides split with gut-busting sketch routines, work on your own lines at the bustling bars nearby in Chicago or check out one of the historic comedy clubs for an iconic headlining act.

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