Pop Up On The Patio in Dubuque by Telegraph Herald

The Comedy Bar Announces a ‘Pop Up’ on the Patio at Novelty Iron Works Chavoshi hopes that the temporary outdoor venue in Dubuque will be both welcoming and safe for customers. Staff has constructed an outdoor stage and installed new lighting and signage. Tables have been situated 6 feet apart to ensure adequate social distancing. […]

Laughter as Medicine? Some Chicago Comedy Clubs Stay Open Amid COVID-19 Pandemic by Chicago Tribune

The Comedy Bar, a stand-up comedy venue attached to Gino’s East River North pizzeria, is staying open, and going all-in. According to an announcement Sunday, the Comedy Bar “officially changes their name to ‘The COVID-y Bar 19’” and remains operating in Chicago, Nashville and Dubuque. “Although their jokes may be dirty, the Comedy Bar’s venues […]

New Comedy Club Adds Entertainment to Dubuque by News 7 KWWL

“The city right on top of the Mississippi River was absolutely gorgeous and breathtaking; the architecture,” said Hurt. “And I ended up falling in-love with the city and said that I wanted to continue coming back here.” But, for Sahar Chavoshi, Co-Owner of The Comedy Bar, she said that it was the trendy-feel of the […]

Comic makes first appearance in Nashville after 911 called during set

Stand up comedian Ahmed Ahmed will make his first public appearance in Nashville after stirring up some controversy in Southwest Florida last weekend. It even caught the attention of NBC News and The New York Post. His performance was interrupted by police Sunday night. Officers say they received a 911 call from an audience member who was “frightened” […]

Gino’s East to Bring Pizza and Comedy to Nashville’s SoBro by The Tennessean

“The Comedy Bar offers an elevated comedy experience,” said Sahar Chavoshi, the company’s vice president of operations. “Every comedian is hand-picked by us personally and we support the local scene, while also featuring top-notch national headliners every weekend. We’re excited to bring an authentic Chicago comedy experience to Nashville with our pizza partners.” CLICK HERE […]