Improv, Sketch, & Stand-up Comedy Shows
Anybody Can Take Classes
Our improvisation classes are for both adults and teens. If you’ve always wanted to try comedy, now is your chance. Improv classes can benefit everyone. Actors, doctors, baristas, and even pirates take our classes. Seriously, if a pirate can do it, so can you.
The basics of improv and ensemble, no experience necessary! Classes are 2.5 hours long.
Building on the skills of Foundations of Improv with a concentration on creating strong scenes. $25 Discount if you sign up more than 7 days in advance of the first class.
Each 8 week class has a specific focus like Character, Object Work and Environment, Relationship, etc. With different instructors each session, take as many times as you'd like. $25 Discount if you sign up more than 7 days in advance of the first class.
You'll learn musical improv warm-ups and exercises, as well as how to make up songs on the spot. This is perfect for people that have never done musical improv and is great grounding for seasoned performers. Even if you aren't a strong singer, you will gain confidence and learn to sell it and still look like a rockstar!
Located across the street from Starbucks and right next door to Citibank. Parking available in the Streets of Woodfield parking lot.
Laugh Out Loud has three spaces available for rent by the hour for rehearsals at our Schaumburg location.
Schaumburg Theater is a 118 seat theater with a 12’ x 24’ stage
Schaumburg Upstairs Main Room is in the locked space above the theater, and is part carpeted and part tile floor with room for about 15-20 people. Oh, and there’s a giant Lego Santa.
Schaumburg Upstairs Mirror Room is just off of the Upstairs Main Room. It has a mirrored wall and an orange carpet with room for about 20-25 people.
If you are interested in renting a space for an event, corporate meeting, or any kind of commercial event (e.g. you want to put on a show or are hosting a workshop), the rates are different. Please contact Lillie at 847-240-0380 or email her at Lfrances@chicagocomedy.com.
Space Rental cancellations must be made 72 hours prior to reservation time for a refund.