Shows

Blue Man Group

By |2019-09-18T09:27:27-05:00February 20th, 2019|

Now Showing - Dec 31, 2019

Blue Man Group combines music, technology and comedy to create a form of entertainment that defies categorization and appeals to people of all ages. Blue Man Group’s shows have been described by critics as “innovative,” “energetic” and “wildly entertaining.”

Super Human

By |2019-04-17T22:50:40-05:00April 17th, 2019|

Now Showing - Dec 17, 2019

Described as a “splash zone of women,” Super Human prides itself on the team’s diverse personalities and playing styles, with an unmistakable focus on creating inclusive learning and performance spaces.

The Lincoln Lodge

By |2019-08-30T12:05:22-05:00April 11th, 2019|

Now Showing - May 12, 2020

The Lincoln Lodge  is Chicago’s favorite stand up comedy show, now in its 19th year. Each week, the Lincoln Lodge features the best stand up comedy in Chicago, a hilarious variety act, and a Man on the Street segment.

The Blackout Diaries

By |2019-04-14T15:07:44-05:00April 12th, 2019|

Now Showing - May 13, 2020

The Blackout Diaries is a comedy show were standup comedians, plus 'regular' people (cops, firefighters, teachers, etc) tell true drinking stories. Then you, the audience, can ask questions.

ComedySportz

By |2019-05-31T12:09:23-05:00May 30th, 2019|

Now Showing - Jun 29, 2020

ComedySportz is the longest-running, game-based, short form improv comedy show in the comedy capital of the world, perfect for all ages, offering comedy for everyone! 

College Night

By |2019-09-11T17:48:51-05:00September 11th, 2019|

Now Showing - Dec 19, 2019

College Night at the Annoyance Theatre is a weekly showcase of Chicago's cutest college improv and sketch teams.

Annoyance Open Mic

By |2019-09-18T16:20:31-05:00September 18th, 2019|

Now Showing - Jan 25, 2020

Come try your hand at some standup or solo performance or simply come to watch! Hosted by Lilly Allison.

Cigarette Sandwich

By |2019-09-18T17:31:50-05:00September 18th, 2019|

Now Showing - Dec 28, 2019

Cigarette Sandwich is finally taking the gloves off, showing you the mewling, betentacled stumps they call hands.

Storytown

By |2019-09-26T13:38:08-05:00September 26th, 2019|

Now Showing - May 30, 2020

From superheroes to undersea adventures, princesses to dinosaurs, Storytown takes you on an interactive, fully improvised adventure!

Rutherford and Son

By |2019-12-02T16:51:49-05:00October 28th, 2019|

Now Showing - Jan 12, 2020

Named one of the “100 plays of the century” by the Royal National Theatre, Githa Sowerby’s rarely produced family drama is a smart and absorbing twist on a woman’s “place” in a male dominated society.

Improv at The Annoyance: Missed Call!!!

By |2019-11-07T15:09:05-05:00November 7th, 2019|

Now Showing - Dec 29, 2019

We’re terrible at answering our phones so we get a lot of voicemails. To start the show we’re going to listen to one of our voicemails with the audience, which we’ve never heard before, and it will be the inspiration for a series of improvised scenes.

Improv at The Annoyance: Dick Wolf Improv

By |2019-11-21T15:10:26-05:00November 21st, 2019|

Now Showing - Dec 18, 2019

Every Wednesday Dick Wolf Improv brings you a completely improvised episode of, executive producer Dick Wolf's, Law & Order after receiving a suggestion from the audience. If you like Law & Order then you'll love Dick Wolf Improv.

Bottle Episode

By |2019-11-27T16:32:31-05:00November 27th, 2019|

Now Showing - Dec 28, 2019

The Annoyance Theatre is getting ready for their annual Christmas improv show--but uh oh! SANTA GETS MURDERED.

Gingerbread House

By |2019-11-27T18:11:24-05:00November 27th, 2019|

Now Showing - Dec 29, 2019

This silly show exploits holiday cheer and lightly, ever so gently, so quick you don't even see it, a real flash in the pan mention, hurriedly talks about depression and anxiety.