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Chicago is the best city for comedy, but men are fucking it up 6

Dear men of Chicago comedy: We can do better.

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Cover Story: Brian Posen is gone.Stage 773 goes on. After the powerful Chicago comedy-scene figure's departure amid harassment allegations, the theater behind SketchFest begins a new era without him. Food: The Family House brings Burmese cuisine to Chicago. Mike Sula's take on the city's only restaurant serving the food of Myanmar has great Malaysian and Indonesian food too. Film: The madness to Jim Carrey’s method. Tal Rosenberg gives four stars to Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond.

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Performing Arts
I Saw You Town Hall Pub
April 12
Performing Arts
Flamingo & Decatur Theater Wit
January 17

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