Zanies Comedy Night Club

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As Chicago’s original home for stand up comedy, Zanies Comedy Club in Old Town, has been a significant part of the comedy community since it was established in 1978. Zanies has played an influential part in the careers of many comedians including Jay Leno, Lewis Black, Emo Phillips, and Richard Lewis. Other comedians who have made a notable impact in the comedy community and have graced the Zanies stage are Kevin Hart, Hannibal Buress, Bill Burr, Dave Chappelle, Mark Normand, Andrew Schulz, Sarah Silverman, and John Mulaney. Zanies is the only comedy club in the country to feature nationally touring headliners 7 nights of the week.