Laugh Factory books Russell Peters
The Laugh Factory Chicago, the new comedy club located in the former Lakeshore Theatre, said Wednesday that it has booked comedian Russell Peters. The high-profile funnyman, who generally plays much larger venues, will play Feb. 23-26. The Laugh Factory said Peters will be working out new material for his upcoming "RUSS 2012" World Tour. Tickets are being sold through the Laugh Factory's Hollywood outpost. Call 1 323-656-1336, ext 1.