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Chicago Improv

5 Woodfield Road, Woodfield Mall, Schaumburg, IL 60173
847-240-2001
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Ranked #5 of 20 Attractions in Schaumburg
Type: Comedy Clubs, Performances
Most recent review
- Aug 18, 2014
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Bloomington, Illinois
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We laughed until it hurt. This was really a great trip. There was a rather long line to stand in for this show but it was a big headliner and turned out to be worth it. We will return.

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illinois
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41 reviews 41 reviews
10 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

In the basement of woodfield mall. Many group on specials. Clean. Lots of space but still intimate. Can get drinks before show. Have major headliners and local comedians. Food is ok as are drinks. Perfect date place. Good restaurants in mall for before show.

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

We decided to go to Chicago Improve after our concert was cancelled and this place made us laugh after a tough day! Good length of time so it doesn't take up your whole evening if you'd like to get in a full night of activities! Drinks were not overpriced and wait staff was prompt. Perfect for a night out with... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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42 reviews 42 reviews
14 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

I recommend to go early for dinner if you go to the 1st show, food is surprisingly good and priced the same as a restaurant. this eliminates the need to go to dinner before or after. Good choice of headliners. view schedule in the website

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Chicago
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 via mobile

The comedian, Mike Patel was very funny. We found the 2 item minimum a bit much after paying an admission of $26 each, and to make it worse, the drink prices are exorbitant. If you want even finger type food, get there early for one of the dinner tables, the one we and most others got as well, aren't big... More

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Falkville
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73 reviews 73 reviews
7 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Wasn't quite sure where we were going when we went in, but after getting to the basement, the layout was fantastic. The room was laid out perfectly and was very comfortable. The comedians were very, very funny. However, it'd be nice to not have to hear cuss words every fourth word. You can be funny without the expletatives.

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London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014 via mobile

We had a great night but seeing as it was so cold outside we were slightly annoyed that although we purchased our tickets the day before and were told that doors open at 8.15pm were made to wait outside for an hour in the cold as the bar was too busy from the earlier show. Its a massive venue so... More

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wisconsin
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42 reviews 42 reviews
6 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We have visited the Chicago Improv a few times now, whenever we stay overnight in Schuamburg, Ill. They always have great headliners who keep us rolling in their seats. It is a bit more pricey than say, the MIlwaukee WI comedy clubs, but I think it is the area too. They offer both food and drinks.They also do not offer... More

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Deerfield, Wisconsin
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68 reviews 68 reviews
19 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Okay, I went here on Saturday night to see Jim Breuer do stand up. First of all, he is one of the funniest people in the world. Period. NOW....that is why I rated the Improv a 4 and not a 3. The Improv is located in the Woodfield Mall, parking is a challenge, but it is free and if you... More

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Westville, Indiana, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Have been there 4 times, going again next weekend. Been beyond pleased every time I have gone. Other comedy venues I have been too have been so crowded, sitting in uncomfortable baseball game seats being elbow to elbow with the person next to you. I love at the Chicago Improv you sit at a nice comfortable table. Food is amazing,... More

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