Richard Lewis at Zanies

Come to the famous Zanies Comedy Club to see the irrepressible Richard Lewis May 13-14, and stay at the nearby and affordable Chicago Lake Shore Hotel!

Richard Lewis is one of the funniest comedians on the planet. You need only to watch some episodes of “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” the HBO series starring Larry David, Lewis and a host of other insanely funny people including Jeff Garland, the great Shelly Berman and Ted Dansen.

Using his own psychotherapy as fodder for comedy, Richard Lewis mines gold from depression. He has been named one of the Top 50 comedians of all time, by Comedy Central and one of the 20th Century’s most influential humorists by GQ Magazine.

Currently, he is in production with “Blunt Talk,” a new Jonathan Ames Starz TV series starring Lewis and Sir Patrick Stewart. His book, “Reflections from Hell,” will be published in May.

Zanies Comedy Club is a Chicago legend featuring the best of the best comedians from around the country. Only patrons 21 and older are admitted. The club offers food and a full service bar.

Zanies is located at 1548 North Wells Street in Chicago’s historic Old Town.  For tickets and more information, (312) 337-4027.

Make your Zanies Comedy Club experience more enjoyable by staying at the Chicago Lake Shore Hotel, in Hyde Park. Chicago Lake Shore offers free shuttle bus service to and from the Loop area and is close to bus and train services. The Lake Shore Café offers breakfast, lunch and dinner. AND Jazz and seafood buffet, Friday nights.