About This Show

Laugh it up with Chicago's best LGBTQIAP comics during Pride Month!

Let's be frank: Comedy has a ways to go when it comes to making space for diverse voices and bodies. Across the country, there are strong, vibrant, and hilarious stand-up comics striving to break into the conversation. SHADE: An ACTUALLY Diverse Comedy Show features comedians from marginalized communities – people of color, LGBTQIAP, and women – and presents shows around a paticular theme. All are welcome, shade is mandatory. 

Featuring: Sonal Aggarwal, Clare Austen-Smith, Matt Brown, Collier Free, Colette Gregory, Zak Stemer, Malic White and KJ Whitehead. 

Running Time

90 minutes, presented with no intermission

Content Advisory

Steppenwolf does not offer advisories about subject matter, as sensitivities vary from person to person.If you have any questions about content, age-appropriateness or stage effects(such as strobe lights or theatrical fog) that might have a bearing on patron comfort, please contact the box office at 312-335-1650.

Running Time

90 minutes, presented with no intermission

Content Advisory

Steppenwolf does not offer advisories about subject matter, as sensitivities vary from person to person.If you have any questions about content, age-appropriateness or stage effects(such as strobe lights or theatrical fog) that might have a bearing on patron comfort, please contact the box office at 312-335-1650.