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Stage 773|1225 W Belmont Ave Chicago, IL
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The Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival, taking place over two weekends in January, is the largest sketch comedy festival in the country. The sketches are scripted, short, satirical scenes, where strong writing is the key to greatness. The fest has been going strong for over a decade and now attracts over 10,000 attendees while hosting more than 800 individual performers in over 100 performance groups. In addition to enjoying a fantastic showcase of comedic talent, attendees can sit in on entertaining and educational panels with comedy experts.