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BOOM CHICAGO

COMEDY CLUB & IMPROV SHOWS IN AMSTERDAM

OUR CURRENT SHOWS!

June 13, 17 and 21: Boom Chica-goal!!!  Bars can’t show the game, but Boom Chicago can in a great night co-hosted by De Speld. Starring Biddy Kemery and Thomas Hogeling. Max Verstand performs Wij Komen tot de Achtste Finale live on June 13! No sneltesting

Final Arjen Lubach Preview Tickets on sale! — Tickets are sold out, but if Corona measures allow we will add more seats. Join our waiting list!

Fridays and Saturdays: Sitcom — Boom Chicago’s hit comedy show is a throwback to the 90s when any TV problem could be solved in a half an hour! Come for the comedy, the clothes, the music and the fun!

July 24 – August 1: Boom Chicago Comedy FestivalAll shows, workshops and Comedy Conversations are now on sale. Our Festival page has the whole schedule!

July 26 – August 1: Comedy Conversation PassAll seven Comedy Conversations for the price of three. Guests are Seth Meyers, Jordan Peele, Kay Cannon, Ike Barinholtz, Brendan Hunt, Colton Dunn, Josh Meyers and Suzi Barrett.

BOOM CHICAGO IS OPEN!

Boom Chicago is open! Yes, with a smaller capacity, but what can you do? The bar is definitely open! Shows are usually 75 minutes with no intermission, although we will do two acts with a proper intermission when possible. Tickets for the Boom Chicago Comedy Festival June 24 – August 1 are also on sale.

Tickets for Arjen Lubach July 9th are sold out, but if Corona measures ease up we will sell more tickets! Join our waiting list. 

Updated June 9

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Boom Chicago Comedy Festival

Summer 2021 – Amsterdam
COME. HAVE. FUN.

Early Bird tickets available!

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TOP-RATED COMEDY SHOWS IN AMSTERDAM

ABSOLUTELY the best comedy show I have ever been to

"This is ABSOLUTELY the best comedy show I have ever been to. It’s been a month and I’m still raving about it! Wish you could bring something similar to NZ!"

– Kristen W. via Google
From the start the room laughing

"From the moment the MC jumped on stage he had the room laughing. It was an excellent vibe, with awesome audience participation and I sincerely laughed A LOT. Oh, and this was the English show - so very diverse audience. Highly recommend it for a night out!"

– Marta via Google
Kan ik me niet herinneren

"Uitstekende improvisatie! Groot talent! Leuk om te doen tijdens een bezoek aan Amsterdam. Nam een 13-jarige mee en ze vond het heel gevat!"

– Gina via TripAdvisor
Will put a smile on your face

"Great atmosphere, fun approachable comedians, especially good for those gloomy Amsterdam days where it rains non-stop, it will put a smile on your face!"

– Marijn B. via TripAdvisor
Fantastische ervaring!

"Een topverhaal dat van voor tot achter super in elkaar zit en waar we volledig in op gingen; inclusief ingenieuze trucjes, grappige details, erg mooi decor en de nodige spannende momenten! Echt een aanrader!"

– Nysje via TripAdvisor
Extremely well done, entertaining and funny

"This is a clever Second City Type show put on live in Amsterdam. It was founded by to Chicago natives and it is extremely well done, entertaining and funny."

– John B. via Google

IMPROV CLASSES

If you always wanted to do improv classes, now is your chance!

OVER 25 YEARS OF COMEDY

In 1993, funny childhood friends fell in love with Amsterdam and moved here to start a sketch and improv comedy show.

25 plus years later, Boom Chicago has grown into the innovative and influential comedy institution it is today. With two theaters and shows almost every night, we have made millions of people laugh  (and hosted a few sourpusses as well).

Many comedians began their careers here including Seth Meyers, Jordan Peele, Amber Ruffin, Ike Barinholtz, Jason Sudeikis and Kay Cannon. Boom alumni fill the writing staffs at Saturday Night Live and many successful TV programs. Best of all, the next generation of superstars is onstage tonight!