Founded in 1981 after a split with Second City, the iO theater has become one of finest comedy clubs in the Midwest. While not as well known as its cousin, this club showcases high-quality comedy talents and entertainment and boasts a number of famous alumni, such as Andy Dick and the late Chris Farley. In addition to stand-up acts, professional plays and musicals are staged in the upstairs theater. Head here if you're feeling low and you will feel better as there is something funny happening every night of the week.
- Type: Comedy & Cabaret, Theater
- Accept Credit Card: visa, mastercard, diners, discover
- Nearest Train: Red Line, Addison Street stop