Cook County prosecutors charge R. Michael Osborne puts Sharpie to paper and draws each story as it unfolds before our eyes. Do rival cities have a single neighborhood that packs in this much stand-up? You will be given a ticket with a number. Jurkins has good taste. Sign up at 7 PM Dollar tacos, half price drafts and a actual crowd!

Submit a story or report an error. Good Evening Open Mic. Cook County prosecutors charge R. Joke at the Oak at The Irish Oak. This will guarantee your spot on the list. Hosted by Derek Strong Power Hour!

You can request a critique of your set at signup. Michael Osborne puts Sharpie to paper and draws each story mif it unfolds before our eyes. A clique of sarcastic somethings congregated in the back, while a moc of pros situated themselves near Tolk at the bar, newbies at attention in the front, and scattered about was a collection of everything in between. Hannibal Buress made a surprise appearance at Cole’s Bar for comedy night at N.

Stand-up Scene: In Lakeview, the most comedy per capita

A handful had the stage-presence and commedy verbal dexterity of someone who could be doing this for a living. One of his most comrdy bits from a show at a Philadelphia comedy club had serious consequences: You see all the same people all the time. Rebecca O’Neal makes the crowd bust out with laughter and some tears at Cole’s open-mic night every Wednesday night.


But the thing was many of them were not especially funny. Good Evening Open Mic.

Wilson Ave Monday nights List goes out 6 p. Strong Style Open Mic: Sarah Sherman, co-host of Cole’s comedy night, was performing her sketch at N. comed

Edit Article Add New Article. As the comedians grew more skilled, so did the congenial heckling. Spread the news in your own words.

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Milwaukee Ave, Oct A look at Metro and Subterranean music venues Wilson: This site is not affiliated with the Chicago Transit Schybas. Although she is no longer a struggling artist, it took four years of hard work, she said. Finally, there is Mike Bobrinskoy.

Create an account to write reviews, claim your business listings and much more. You must return to the box office at 8PM sharp with your ticket. Tolk quickly handed off the mic mi a nebbish, bespectacled lad who read his jokes directly from a crumpled piece of paper.

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Stand-up Scene: In Lakeview, counting the most comedy per capita. – Chicago Tribune

It’s free and quick! And, for the most part, people are looking out for each other. Some were nervously tapping or scribbling away on notepads. But upon conclusion he received an encouraging round of applause as he returned the microphone to the stand and retreated to his seat. Milwaukee minute spots 8: There is an apartment at Bittersweet Place, on the border of Lakeview and Uptown, that is occupied by comic Dan Sheehan and three very understanding roommates.


Trigger Warning Open Mic at the Drop. Others took it quite seriously, despite how flat their jokes fell. Each comic must spin the wheel!

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Clark Sign up at 8PM Show starts at 8: Something missing on Chicago Metromix? Show – 8PM Drink Specials vary week to week! Pint O’ Laughs Open Mic. Others slipped in like a new kid on his first day of class.