Sarah Silverman

Sarah Silverman will round up some of her favorite comedians to do two shows at the Chicago Theatre in June. (TBS / May 16, 2012)

TBS and Just For Laughs have added comic Sarah Silverman to the Chicago festival line-up in June, along with dozens of other newly announced shows.

Silverman will host two shows at The Chicago Theatre on June 16, presenting some of her favorite comedians at "Sarah Silverman and Guests." The line-up has yet to be announced.
 
Among the fest's other newly added events, Janeane Garofalo and Kyle Kinane will team up for a double-bill at UP Comedy Club, while the Comedy Bar welcomes the Team Coco Live variety show, the New Faces Of Chicago showcase hosted by Chicago native Lil Rel, and TBS LOL Lounge hosted by Julian McCullough.
 
Schedules and other festival information are available at www.justforlaughschicago.com. Tickets for the newly added shows will go on sale at 10 a.m. May 19.

The festival also announced the following shows Wednesday:

THE CHICAGO THEATRE
Sarah Silverman and Guests
7:30 and 10:30 p.m. June 16
Sarah Silverman hosts a line-up of some of her favorite comedians, to be announced soon.
 
UP COMEDY CLUB
Janeane Garofalo & Kyle Kinane
11 p.m. June 13
Both opinionated and outspoken, Janeane Garofalo and Kyle Kinane present a double-bill you're not soon to forget. Their sets effortlessly weave politics, personal stories and social commentary into sets that make you feel like you're spending a night out with friends.
 
THE COMEDY BAR
Team Coco Live