Shows five nights a week featuring Chicago's premier comedic talent.
Plan your next conference, celebration, or team-building event at the historic iO Theater. It's the perfect one-stop shop and a welcome break from your typical stuffy hotel conference room.
Learn more about why tens of thousands of performers have chosen to learn at iO!
Come see iO's signature longform style of improv, The Harold, performed nightly by one of our house teams.
We love all of our shows equally but here’s four we think you’ll really like
Inspired by one audience suggestion, these dazzling players create a brand-new Shakespearean masterpiece right before your eyes.
This award-winning team has their own unique spin on a classic improv form, The Harold, and is known for their solo scenes, artistic style, and dastardly sense of humor.
A weekly variety show that showcases Latine comedians, musicians, poets and much more!
The audience provides inspiration by picking their top stories from the day’s news. From these journalistic suggestions, a team of experienced improvisers create a fast-paced, topical, intelligent, & hilarious show.
Bar and Kitchen open at 6 pm
No tickets required, all ages welcome
The skills we use to train talent on our stages are the same skills applied in collaborative settings across the entertainment and corporate world, in writer’s rooms, board rooms and beyond.
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