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THE MISSION THEATER

The Mission Theater, is located on the first level of the iO Theater.

The Harold Team Trü Bangerz, The Harold Team Gone Gone

The Harold Team Trü Bangerz

The Harold Team Gone Gone

Wed 10/17

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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$12.00

Teacher Jam

Teacher Jam

Wed 10/17

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Every Wednesday, five randomly selected improv students get the chance to do a set with five of iO's teachers!

K+N closes out the night

$5.00

Glass Basement

Glass Basement

Thu 10/18

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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$10.00

PREACH!

PREACH!

Thu 10/18

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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PREACH! is an combination of Spoken Word and Long-Form Improvisation. Established in 2016 and based in Chicago, Illinois, PREACH! trains their artistic voice on challenging apathy and promoting love and positivity through their art. The members of PREACH! are teachers, caregivers, activists... and they bring the spirit of a revolution wherever they perform. PREACH! Has been featured on NPR, LA Magazine, and in the Chicago Reader as a “Must See” group.

For more information, check out PREACH! on Twitter/Facebook/Instagram: @preachimprov.

$7.00 - $10.00

The Musical Armando, The Harold Team Mean Streak

The Musical Armando

The Harold Team Mean Streak

Fri 10/19

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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$16.00

Revolver, The Harold Team 2 Bed 3 Bath

Revolver

The Harold Team 2 Bed 3 Bath

Fri 10/19

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Revolver, one of iO’s premier improv ensembles, performs every Friday night with a different opening team.

$14.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 10/20

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$16.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 10/20

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$8.00 - $16.00

Face Plants with Carl and The Passions

Face Plants with Carl and The Passions

Sun 10/21

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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A stylized show which explores different styles of improvisational theatre, embracing risk taking, surprising your scene partner, and unusual scene choices. The show will incorporate 2 interpretations of the Harold, iO's signature form, one from a newly formed iO Harold team and one from legendary Carl and the Passions.

$7.00 - $14.00

The Armando Diaz Experience

The Armando Diaz Experience

Mon 10/22

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Chicago’s longest running improvised comedy show, “The Armando Diaz Theatrical Experience Movement & Hootenanny”, aka, “The Armando Diaz Experience”, is a two-act “long-form” improvised show in which a monologist tells personal stories that provides the inspiration for the resulting scenes by that night’s cast. Each Monday night the cast features some of the very best improvisers in Chicago alongside special guest celebrity monologists.

Founded by Adam McKay (SNL, Anchorman, Talladega Nights), Dave Koechner (Anchorman, Thank You For Smoking, SNL) and Del Close (iO co-founder) The Armando Diaz Experience is iO’s longest running show and a landmark of comedy in Chicago.

$6.00 - $12.00

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

Mon 10/22

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Want to see four teams blazing the indie comedy circuit in Chicago? Then look no further than iO's Indie Night! Four teams, one intermission, and $3 PBRs for all.

$5.00

Improvised Jane Austen

Improvised Jane Austen

Tue 10/23

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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$12.00

Generation LatinX, The Harold Team Daffodil

Generation LatinX

The Harold Team Daffodil

Tue 10/23

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

GLx is back in its 4th SEASON in the Mission Theater! Catch our fully Hispanic, English speaking cast perform new, live sketch comedy EVERY WEEK! You'll also have a chance to preview new video sketches from our fully Hispanic digital team! Rotating iO Harold teams (with at least one Hispanic member) will open the show. ALL-AGES! ALL INCLUSIVE COMEDY!

For more info or to submit to be a part of the show, please contact: GenerationLatinX@gmail.com

Director/Executive Producer: Mishell Livio
Cast: Alexis Alvarado, Carlos Rivera, Celeste Villanueva, Emilie Sepúlveda, Heather Meza, Jason Hodge, Nelson Rosa, and Tawny Safieddine

$5.00

The Harold Team Nectar, The Harold Team Smokin' Hot Dad

The Harold Team Nectar

The Harold Team Smokin' Hot Dad

Wed 10/24

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$12.00

Teacher Jam

Teacher Jam

Wed 10/24

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Every Wednesday, five randomly selected improv students get the chance to do a set with five of iO's teachers!

K+N closes out the night

$5.00

Glass Basement

Glass Basement

Thu 10/25

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$14.00

PREACH!

PREACH!

Thu 10/25

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

PREACH! is an combination of Spoken Word and Long-Form Improvisation. Established in 2016 and based in Chicago, Illinois, PREACH! trains their artistic voice on challenging apathy and promoting love and positivity through their art. The members of PREACH! are teachers, caregivers, activists... and they bring the spirit of a revolution wherever they perform. PREACH! Has been featured on NPR, LA Magazine, and in the Chicago Reader as a “Must See” group.

For more information, check out PREACH! on Twitter/Facebook/Instagram: @preachimprov.

$7.00 - $10.00

The Musical Armando, The Harold Team Duchess

The Musical Armando

The Harold Team Duchess

Fri 10/26

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$16.00

Revolver, The Harold Team Gone Gone

Revolver

The Harold Team Gone Gone

Fri 10/26

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Revolver, one of iO’s premier improv ensembles, performs every Friday night with a different opening team.

$14.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 10/27

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$16.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 10/27

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$8.00 - $16.00

This Year in Music: 2005

This Year in Music: 2005

Sun 10/28

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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$14.00

The Armando Diaz Experience

The Armando Diaz Experience

Mon 10/29

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Chicago’s longest running improvised comedy show, “The Armando Diaz Theatrical Experience Movement & Hootenanny”, aka, “The Armando Diaz Experience”, is a two-act “long-form” improvised show in which a monologist tells personal stories that provides the inspiration for the resulting scenes by that night’s cast. Each Monday night the cast features some of the very best improvisers in Chicago alongside special guest celebrity monologists.

Founded by Adam McKay (SNL, Anchorman, Talladega Nights), Dave Koechner (Anchorman, Thank You For Smoking, SNL) and Del Close (iO co-founder) The Armando Diaz Experience is iO’s longest running show and a landmark of comedy in Chicago.

$6.00 - $12.00

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

Mon 10/29

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Want to see four teams blazing the indie comedy circuit in Chicago? Then look no further than iO's Indie Night! Four teams, one intermission, and $3 PBRs for all.

$5.00

Improvised Jane Austen

Improvised Jane Austen

Tue 10/30

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$12.00

Generation LatinX, Heraldo

Generation LatinX

Heraldo

Tue 10/30

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

GLx is back in its 4th SEASON in the Mission Theater! Catch our fully Hispanic, English speaking cast perform new, live sketch comedy EVERY WEEK! You'll also have a chance to preview new video sketches from our fully Hispanic digital team! Rotating iO Harold teams (with at least one Hispanic member) will open the show. ALL-AGES! ALL INCLUSIVE COMEDY!

For more info or to submit to be a part of the show, please contact: GenerationLatinX@gmail.com

Director/Executive Producer: Mishell Livio
Cast: Alexis Alvarado, Carlos Rivera, Celeste Villanueva, Emilie Sepúlveda, Heather Meza, Jason Hodge, Nelson Rosa, and Tawny Safieddine

$5.00

The Harold Team Gideon, The Harold Team Cecilia

The Harold Team Gideon

The Harold Team Cecilia

Wed 10/31

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$12.00

Teacher Jam

Teacher Jam

Wed 10/31

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Every Wednesday, five randomly selected improv students get the chance to do a set with five of iO's teachers!

K+N closes out the night

$5.00

Glass Basement

Glass Basement

Thu 11/1

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$14.00

PREACH!

PREACH!

Thu 11/1

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

PREACH! is an combination of Spoken Word and Long-Form Improvisation. Established in 2016 and based in Chicago, Illinois, PREACH! trains their artistic voice on challenging apathy and promoting love and positivity through their art. The members of PREACH! are teachers, caregivers, activists... and they bring the spirit of a revolution wherever they perform. PREACH! Has been featured on NPR, LA Magazine, and in the Chicago Reader as a “Must See” group.

For more information, check out PREACH! on Twitter/Facebook/Instagram: @preachimprov.

$7.00 - $10.00

The Musical Armando, The Harold Team Nectar

The Musical Armando

The Harold Team Nectar

Fri 11/2

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$16.00

Revolver, The Harold Team MacBeth

Revolver

The Harold Team MacBeth

Fri 11/2

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Revolver, one of iO’s premier improv ensembles, performs every Friday night with a different opening team.

$14.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 11/3

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$16.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 11/3

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$8.00 - $16.00

The HERold

The HERold

Sun 11/4

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Having It All is a show by womxn for everyone. Each month the show will focus on a new lady or unladylike theme. Storytellers will speak on this theme and then improvisers will spin it into comedy gold. A mix of honest story telling and smart, fast improv. Want to get involved? Come check us out and chat after!

Featuring a rotating cast of fresh, fun, and talented womxn each month!

$14.00

The Armando Diaz Experience

The Armando Diaz Experience

Mon 11/5

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Chicago’s longest running improvised comedy show, “The Armando Diaz Theatrical Experience Movement & Hootenanny”, aka, “The Armando Diaz Experience”, is a two-act “long-form” improvised show in which a monologist tells personal stories that provides the inspiration for the resulting scenes by that night’s cast. Each Monday night the cast features some of the very best improvisers in Chicago alongside special guest celebrity monologists.

Founded by Adam McKay (SNL, Anchorman, Talladega Nights), Dave Koechner (Anchorman, Thank You For Smoking, SNL) and Del Close (iO co-founder) The Armando Diaz Experience is iO’s longest running show and a landmark of comedy in Chicago.

$6.00 - $12.00

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

Mon 11/5

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Want to see four teams blazing the indie comedy circuit in Chicago? Then look no further than iO's Indie Night! Four teams, one intermission, and $3 PBRs for all.

$5.00

Improvised Jane Austen

Improvised Jane Austen

Tue 11/6

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$12.00

Generation LatinX, The Harold Team Mothership

Generation LatinX

The Harold Team Mothership

Tue 11/6

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

GLx is back in its 4th SEASON in the Mission Theater! Catch our fully Hispanic, English speaking cast perform new, live sketch comedy EVERY WEEK! You'll also have a chance to preview new video sketches from our fully Hispanic digital team! Rotating iO Harold teams (with at least one Hispanic member) will open the show. ALL-AGES! ALL INCLUSIVE COMEDY!

For more info or to submit to be a part of the show, please contact: GenerationLatinX@gmail.com

Director/Executive Producer: Mishell Livio
Cast: Alexis Alvarado, Carlos Rivera, Celeste Villanueva, Emilie Sepúlveda, Heather Meza, Jason Hodge, Nelson Rosa, and Tawny Safieddine

$5.00

The Harold Team Cecilia, The Harold Team Daffodil

The Harold Team Cecilia

The Harold Team Daffodil

Wed 11/7

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$12.00

Teacher Jam

Teacher Jam

Wed 11/7

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Every Wednesday, five randomly selected improv students get the chance to do a set with five of iO's teachers!

K+N closes out the night

$5.00

Glass Basement

Glass Basement

Thu 11/8

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$14.00

PREACH!

PREACH!

Thu 11/8

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

PREACH! is an combination of Spoken Word and Long-Form Improvisation. Established in 2016 and based in Chicago, Illinois, PREACH! trains their artistic voice on challenging apathy and promoting love and positivity through their art. The members of PREACH! are teachers, caregivers, activists... and they bring the spirit of a revolution wherever they perform. PREACH! Has been featured on NPR, LA Magazine, and in the Chicago Reader as a “Must See” group.

For more information, check out PREACH! on Twitter/Facebook/Instagram: @preachimprov.

$7.00 - $10.00

The Musical Armando, The Harold Team Gideon

The Musical Armando

The Harold Team Gideon

Fri 11/9

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$16.00

Revolver, The Harold Team Mothership

Revolver

The Harold Team Mothership

Fri 11/9

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Revolver, one of iO’s premier improv ensembles, performs every Friday night with a different opening team.

$14.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 11/10

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$16.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 11/10

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$8.00 - $16.00

I Wanna Do A Show With You

I Wanna Do A Show With You

Sun 11/11

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$14.00

The Armando Diaz Experience

The Armando Diaz Experience

Mon 11/12

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Chicago’s longest running improvised comedy show, “The Armando Diaz Theatrical Experience Movement & Hootenanny”, aka, “The Armando Diaz Experience”, is a two-act “long-form” improvised show in which a monologist tells personal stories that provides the inspiration for the resulting scenes by that night’s cast. Each Monday night the cast features some of the very best improvisers in Chicago alongside special guest celebrity monologists.

Founded by Adam McKay (SNL, Anchorman, Talladega Nights), Dave Koechner (Anchorman, Thank You For Smoking, SNL) and Del Close (iO co-founder) The Armando Diaz Experience is iO’s longest running show and a landmark of comedy in Chicago.

$6.00 - $12.00

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

Mon 11/12

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Want to see four teams blazing the indie comedy circuit in Chicago? Then look no further than iO's Indie Night! Four teams, one intermission, and $3 PBRs for all.

$5.00

Improvised Jane Austen

Improvised Jane Austen

Tue 11/13

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$12.00

Generation LatinX, The Harold Team Nectar

Generation LatinX

The Harold Team Nectar

Tue 11/13

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

GLx is back in its 4th SEASON in the Mission Theater! Catch our fully Hispanic, English speaking cast perform new, live sketch comedy EVERY WEEK! You'll also have a chance to preview new video sketches from our fully Hispanic digital team! Rotating iO Harold teams (with at least one Hispanic member) will open the show. ALL-AGES! ALL INCLUSIVE COMEDY!

For more info or to submit to be a part of the show, please contact: GenerationLatinX@gmail.com

Director/Executive Producer: Mishell Livio
Cast: Alexis Alvarado, Carlos Rivera, Celeste Villanueva, Emilie Sepúlveda, Heather Meza, Jason Hodge, Nelson Rosa, and Tawny Safieddine

$5.00

The Harold Team Mothership, The Harold Team Smokin' Hot Dad

The Harold Team Mothership

The Harold Team Smokin' Hot Dad

Wed 11/14

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$12.00

Teacher Jam

Teacher Jam

Wed 11/14

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Every Wednesday, five randomly selected improv students get the chance to do a set with five of iO's teachers!

K+N closes out the night

$5.00

Glass Basement

Glass Basement

Thu 11/15

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$14.00

PREACH!

PREACH!

Thu 11/15

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

PREACH! is an combination of Spoken Word and Long-Form Improvisation. Established in 2016 and based in Chicago, Illinois, PREACH! trains their artistic voice on challenging apathy and promoting love and positivity through their art. The members of PREACH! are teachers, caregivers, activists... and they bring the spirit of a revolution wherever they perform. PREACH! Has been featured on NPR, LA Magazine, and in the Chicago Reader as a “Must See” group.

For more information, check out PREACH! on Twitter/Facebook/Instagram: @preachimprov.

$7.00 - $10.00

The Musical Armando, The  Harold Team Tru Bangerz

The Musical Armando

The Harold Team Tru Bangerz

Fri 11/16

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$16.00

Revolver, The Harold Team Gone Gone

Revolver

The Harold Team Gone Gone

Fri 11/16

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Revolver, one of iO’s premier improv ensembles, performs every Friday night with a different opening team.

$14.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 11/17

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$16.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 11/17

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$8.00 - $16.00

The Armando Diaz Experience

The Armando Diaz Experience

Mon 11/19

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Chicago’s longest running improvised comedy show, “The Armando Diaz Theatrical Experience Movement & Hootenanny”, aka, “The Armando Diaz Experience”, is a two-act “long-form” improvised show in which a monologist tells personal stories that provides the inspiration for the resulting scenes by that night’s cast. Each Monday night the cast features some of the very best improvisers in Chicago alongside special guest celebrity monologists.

Founded by Adam McKay (SNL, Anchorman, Talladega Nights), Dave Koechner (Anchorman, Thank You For Smoking, SNL) and Del Close (iO co-founder) The Armando Diaz Experience is iO’s longest running show and a landmark of comedy in Chicago.

$6.00 - $12.00

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

Mon 11/19

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Want to see four teams blazing the indie comedy circuit in Chicago? Then look no further than iO's Indie Night! Four teams, one intermission, and $3 PBRs for all.

$5.00

Improvised Jane Austen

Improvised Jane Austen

Tue 11/20

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$12.00

Generation LatinX, The Harold Team Duchess

Generation LatinX

The Harold Team Duchess

Tue 11/20

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

GLx is back in its 4th SEASON in the Mission Theater! Catch our fully Hispanic, English speaking cast perform new, live sketch comedy EVERY WEEK! You'll also have a chance to preview new video sketches from our fully Hispanic digital team! Rotating iO Harold teams (with at least one Hispanic member) will open the show. ALL-AGES! ALL INCLUSIVE COMEDY!

For more info or to submit to be a part of the show, please contact: GenerationLatinX@gmail.com

Director/Executive Producer: Mishell Livio
Cast: Alexis Alvarado, Carlos Rivera, Celeste Villanueva, Emilie Sepúlveda, Heather Meza, Jason Hodge, Nelson Rosa, and Tawny Safieddine

$5.00

The Harold Team Big Tobacco, The Harold Team 2 Bed 3 Bath

The Harold Team Big Tobacco

The Harold Team 2 Bed 3 Bath

Wed 11/21

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$12.00

Teacher Jam

Teacher Jam

Wed 11/21

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Every Wednesday, five randomly selected improv students get the chance to do a set with five of iO's teachers!

K+N closes out the night

$5.00

The Musical Armando, The Harold Team Gideon

The Musical Armando

The Harold Team Gideon

Fri 11/23

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$16.00

Revolver, The Harold Team Smokin' Hot Dad

Revolver

The Harold Team Smokin' Hot Dad

Fri 11/23

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Revolver, one of iO’s premier improv ensembles, performs every Friday night with a different opening team.

$14.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 11/24

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$16.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 11/24

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$8.00 - $16.00

The Armando Diaz Experience

The Armando Diaz Experience

Mon 11/26

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Chicago’s longest running improvised comedy show, “The Armando Diaz Theatrical Experience Movement & Hootenanny”, aka, “The Armando Diaz Experience”, is a two-act “long-form” improvised show in which a monologist tells personal stories that provides the inspiration for the resulting scenes by that night’s cast. Each Monday night the cast features some of the very best improvisers in Chicago alongside special guest celebrity monologists.

Founded by Adam McKay (SNL, Anchorman, Talladega Nights), Dave Koechner (Anchorman, Thank You For Smoking, SNL) and Del Close (iO co-founder) The Armando Diaz Experience is iO’s longest running show and a landmark of comedy in Chicago.

$6.00 - $12.00

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

Mon 11/26

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

Want to see four teams blazing the indie comedy circuit in Chicago? Then look no further than iO's Indie Night! Four teams, one intermission, and $3 PBRs for all.

$5.00

Improvised Jane Austen

Improvised Jane Austen

Tue 11/27

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

More Info

$12.00

Generation LatinX, The Harold Team Trü Bangerz

Generation LatinX

The Harold Team Trü Bangerz

Tue 11/27

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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GLx is back in its 4th SEASON in the Mission Theater! Catch our fully Hispanic, English speaking cast perform new, live sketch comedy EVERY WEEK! You'll also have a chance to preview new video sketches from our fully Hispanic digital team! Rotating iO Harold teams (with at least one Hispanic member) will open the show. ALL-AGES! ALL INCLUSIVE COMEDY!

For more info or to submit to be a part of the show, please contact: GenerationLatinX@gmail.com

Director/Executive Producer: Mishell Livio
Cast: Alexis Alvarado, Carlos Rivera, Celeste Villanueva, Emilie Sepúlveda, Heather Meza, Jason Hodge, Nelson Rosa, and Tawny Safieddine

$5.00

The Harold Team St. Gen's, The Harold Team Smokin' Hot Dad

The Harold Team St. Gen's

The Harold Team Smokin' Hot Dad

Wed 11/28

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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$12.00

Teacher Jam

Teacher Jam

Wed 11/28

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Every Wednesday, five randomly selected improv students get the chance to do a set with five of iO's teachers!

K+N closes out the night

$5.00

Glass Basement

Glass Basement

Thu 11/29

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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$14.00

PREACH!

PREACH!

Thu 11/29

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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PREACH! is an combination of Spoken Word and Long-Form Improvisation. Established in 2016 and based in Chicago, Illinois, PREACH! trains their artistic voice on challenging apathy and promoting love and positivity through their art. The members of PREACH! are teachers, caregivers, activists... and they bring the spirit of a revolution wherever they perform. PREACH! Has been featured on NPR, LA Magazine, and in the Chicago Reader as a “Must See” group.

For more information, check out PREACH! on Twitter/Facebook/Instagram: @preachimprov.

$7.00 - $10.00

The Musical Armando, The Harold Team 2 Bed 3 Bath

The Musical Armando

The Harold Team 2 Bed 3 Bath

Fri 11/30

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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$16.00

Revolver, The Harold Team Duchess

Revolver

The Harold Team Duchess

Fri 11/30

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Revolver, one of iO’s premier improv ensembles, performs every Friday night with a different opening team.

$14.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 12/1

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$16.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 12/1

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$8.00 - $16.00

The HERold

The HERold

Sun 12/2

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Having It All is a show by womxn for everyone. Each month the show will focus on a new lady or unladylike theme. Storytellers will speak on this theme and then improvisers will spin it into comedy gold. A mix of honest story telling and smart, fast improv. Want to get involved? Come check us out and chat after!

Featuring a rotating cast of fresh, fun, and talented womxn each month!

$14.00

The Armando Diaz Experience

The Armando Diaz Experience

Mon 12/3

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Chicago’s longest running improvised comedy show, “The Armando Diaz Theatrical Experience Movement & Hootenanny”, aka, “The Armando Diaz Experience”, is a two-act “long-form” improvised show in which a monologist tells personal stories that provides the inspiration for the resulting scenes by that night’s cast. Each Monday night the cast features some of the very best improvisers in Chicago alongside special guest celebrity monologists.

Founded by Adam McKay (SNL, Anchorman, Talladega Nights), Dave Koechner (Anchorman, Thank You For Smoking, SNL) and Del Close (iO co-founder) The Armando Diaz Experience is iO’s longest running show and a landmark of comedy in Chicago.

$6.00 - $12.00

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

Mon 12/3

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Want to see four teams blazing the indie comedy circuit in Chicago? Then look no further than iO's Indie Night! Four teams, one intermission, and $3 PBRs for all.

$5.00

Teacher Jam

Teacher Jam

Wed 12/5

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Every Wednesday, five randomly selected improv students get the chance to do a set with five of iO's teachers!

K+N closes out the night

$5.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 12/8

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$16.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 12/8

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$8.00 - $16.00

I Wanna Do A Show With You

I Wanna Do A Show With You

Sun 12/9

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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$14.00

The Armando Diaz Experience

The Armando Diaz Experience

Mon 12/10

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Chicago’s longest running improvised comedy show, “The Armando Diaz Theatrical Experience Movement & Hootenanny”, aka, “The Armando Diaz Experience”, is a two-act “long-form” improvised show in which a monologist tells personal stories that provides the inspiration for the resulting scenes by that night’s cast. Each Monday night the cast features some of the very best improvisers in Chicago alongside special guest celebrity monologists.

Founded by Adam McKay (SNL, Anchorman, Talladega Nights), Dave Koechner (Anchorman, Thank You For Smoking, SNL) and Del Close (iO co-founder) The Armando Diaz Experience is iO’s longest running show and a landmark of comedy in Chicago.

$6.00 - $12.00

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

Mon 12/10

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Want to see four teams blazing the indie comedy circuit in Chicago? Then look no further than iO's Indie Night! Four teams, one intermission, and $3 PBRs for all.

$5.00

Teacher Jam

Teacher Jam

Wed 12/12

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Every Wednesday, five randomly selected improv students get the chance to do a set with five of iO's teachers!

K+N closes out the night

$5.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 12/15

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$16.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 12/15

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$8.00 - $16.00

The Armando Diaz Experience

The Armando Diaz Experience

Mon 12/17

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Chicago’s longest running improvised comedy show, “The Armando Diaz Theatrical Experience Movement & Hootenanny”, aka, “The Armando Diaz Experience”, is a two-act “long-form” improvised show in which a monologist tells personal stories that provides the inspiration for the resulting scenes by that night’s cast. Each Monday night the cast features some of the very best improvisers in Chicago alongside special guest celebrity monologists.

Founded by Adam McKay (SNL, Anchorman, Talladega Nights), Dave Koechner (Anchorman, Thank You For Smoking, SNL) and Del Close (iO co-founder) The Armando Diaz Experience is iO’s longest running show and a landmark of comedy in Chicago.

$6.00 - $12.00

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

iO Indie Night: Breakfast of Champions Edition

Mon 12/17

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Want to see four teams blazing the indie comedy circuit in Chicago? Then look no further than iO's Indie Night! Four teams, one intermission, and $3 PBRs for all.

$5.00

Teacher Jam

Teacher Jam

Wed 12/19

10:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Every Wednesday, five randomly selected improv students get the chance to do a set with five of iO's teachers!

K+N closes out the night

$5.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 12/22

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$16.00

Whirled News Tonight

Whirled News Tonight

Sat 12/22

10:30 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Whirled News Tonight is an improvised show that strives to not only provide a satirical turn on current events, but to provide another, human, point of view of those stories. In it's 13th year at iO!

$8.00 - $16.00

The Armando Diaz Experience

The Armando Diaz Experience

Mon 12/24

8:00 pm

The Mission Theater at iO Chicago

Chicago, IL

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Chicago’s longest running improvised comedy show, “The Armando Diaz Theatrical Experience Movement & Hootenanny”, aka, “The Armando Diaz Experience”, is a two-act “long-form” improvised show in which a monologist tells personal stories that provides the inspiration for the resulting scenes by that night’s cast. Each Monday night the cast features some of the very best improvisers in Chicago alongside special guest celebrity monologists.

Founded by Adam McKay (SNL, Anchorman, Talladega Nights), Dave Koechner (Anchorman, Thank You For Smoking, SNL) and Del Close (iO co-founder) The Armando Diaz Experience is iO’s longest running show and a landmark of comedy in Chicago.

$6.00 - $12.00