Chicago online comedy for Election Night 2020 – Friday, November 6, 2020

I’ll add shows as I hear about them, so please continue to check back. If you have a show you would like me to include, please email me at All the shows that follow are online.



The Annoyance is offering several new classes this month. More info here.

“Finding the Funny in Your Story” with Jimmy Carrane on November 21. More info here.





The Patti Vasquez Show  6:00 p.m. Whiskey and A Cookie Election Night Party. Guests include cartoonist Scott Stantis.

Election Night Coverage Comedy Show 7:00 p.m. Hosted by Mona Aburmishan and B Cole from a secret Chicago location.

Election Decompression Comedy Show 9:30 p.m. From Flappers Comedy Club in Burbank. Lineup includes Chicago comedy alums Amanda Cohen and Michael Cooper, and Conan writer Brian Kiley.



Congrats on Your Success 7:30 p.m. The popular stand-up showcase celebrates its eighth anniversary.

Second City Happy Hour 7:00 p.m. Weekly live show.

Killing It Presents Jillin’ Off 9:00 p.m. Christina Walkinshaw and Jen Murphy, hosts of the podcast Jillin Off  present virtual standup with Inessa Frantowski, Sheba Mason, Laura Hayden, Chris Bowers, Paul Antonio.



Wisecrackin’ Comedy with Pimprov 8:00 p.m. Free but donations are appreciated and go to help families in need on Thanksgiving. “Wisecrackin’ is a weekly Online Comedy show where comedians are pitted in a head to head challenge to write a punchline to a set up they have never seen. The audience gets to watch and vote live on their favorite ones while also interacting in real-time with the performers throughout the show in the chat.” Hosted by Angie McMahon

Hang out with Jenny Lawson 7:00 p.m. The Bloggess discusses finding humor in the midst of pain with social worker Carla Damron.

Laugh Against Hunger Virtual Comedy Night 6:30 p.m. Proceeds go toward Rise Against Hunger’s Empowering Communities worldwide. Featuring Erin Lok (Madison, WI), Sondra Slade (Tulsa, OK), Davine Ker (DC), Michele Mortensen (Charleston, SC) & Harpeet Sehmbi (Toronto, Canada).


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