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Conan O'Brien to film week of TBS talker in Chicago

Conan O'Brienwill kick off the TBS Just For Laughs Chicago Comedy Festival in June by filming a week of "Conan" here.

The TBS talker will originate from the Chicago Theatre June 11-14, TBS announced Tuesday. The Chicago Theatre is located at 175 N. State St.

To attend a show in person, visit the Team Coco website and enter an online lottery for seats to one of the four shows. 

CHICAGO THEATRE
An Evening with Kevin Smith
8 p.m. June 14
Kevin Smith iwill host a no-holds-barred Q&A where the audience is the catalyst to the hilarious and insightful look into the life of this independent spirit.

Aziz Ansari: Buried Alive
7:30 and 10:30 p.m. June 15 (SOLD OUT)

Vince Vaughn's Comedy Showcase
8 p.m. June 17
Vince Vaughn, executive producer of TBS's upcoming sitcom "Sullivan & Son," is bringing it back to sweet home Chicagon as he hosts and performs with a group of his comic friends.

Tickets for the Chicago Theatre shows are available:
At the Chicago Theatre Box Office and all Ticketmaster outlets
Online at ticketmaster.com
By phone at 800-745-3000

BANK OF AMERICA THEATRE
Stuffed and Unstrung by Henson Alternative
June 12 to June 17 ADULTS ONLY
Stuffed and Unstrung is a live uncensored improv show with the Miskreant Puppets and The Jim Henson Company's renowned puppeteers.

Tickets for the Bank of America Theatre show are available:
At the Bank of America Theatre Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets and all Broadway In Chicago box offices
Online at ticketmaster.com
By phone at 800-745-3000

THE VIC
Patton Oswalt
7:30 p.m. June 14

John Oliver
7:30 p.m. June 15

Tickets for The Vic Theatre shows are available:
At The Vic Theatre Box Office
Online at etix.com
By phone at 800-514-etix

AKOO THEATRE (formerly Rosemont Theatre)
Bill Engvall, Billy Gardell & John Pinette
7:30 p.m. June 17
For the first time ever, Blue Collar Tour veteran Bill Engvall, Mike & Molly star Billy Gardell and stand-up tour de force John Pinette will share the stage for one epic night of comedy at the Akoo Theatre.

Tickets for the Akoo Theatre (formerly Rosemont Theatre) show are available:
At the Akoo Theatre Box Office and all Ticketmaster outlets
Online at ticketmaster.com
By phone at 800-745-3000

PARK WEST
Amy Schume
7:30 p.m. June 13

Stephen Merchant: Hello Ladies...
7:30 p.m. June 14 to June 16
Stephen Merchant embarks on his first ever stand-up comedy tour.

Jeffrey Ross Roasts Chicago
10 p.m. June 15 and June 16
Roastmaster General Jeff Ross will roast some special local personalities.

Tickets for the Park West shows are available:
At the Park West Box Office
Online at etix.com
By phone at 800-514-etix

VICTORY GARDENS
Mike Birbiglia: My Girlfriend's Boyfriend
7:30 p.m. June 12 to June 16
Mike Birbiglia shares a lifetime of romantic blunders and miscues that most adults would spend a lifetime trying to forget.

Tickets for the Victory Gardens shows are available:
At the Victory Gardens Box Office
Online at etix.com
By phone at 800-514-etix

HOUSE OF BLUES
The Dan Band
9 p.m. June 16
Dan Finnerty caught America's attention as the foul-mouthed wedding singer in the box-office smash "Old School," performing his now-infamous rendition of "Total Eclipse of the Heart."

Tickets for the House of Blues show are available:
At the House of Blues Box Office and all Ticketmaster outlets
Online at ticketmaster.com
By phone at 800-745-3000

Copyright © 2015, RedEye
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