Comedy Get Down


Comedy Get Down

Get your standup comedy groove on at the Comedy Get Down, at Chicago’s United Center March 11, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside!

The Comedy Get Down consists of funnymen Cedric the Entertainer, George Lopez, D.L. Hughley, Edie Griffin and Charlie Murphy. They bring their laugh riot to Chicago just in time for spring! Between the five of them are three books, three radio shows, and countless sitcoms and standup gigs.

Cedric the Entertainer is best known for his films, the “Madagascar” franchise, “Barber Shop,” “Be Cool,” and “The Original Kings of Comedy.” He is the producer and star of “The Soul Man,” on TV Land. D.L. Hughley, star of the sitcom “The Hughley’s,” is the author of two books, and he won the Peabody Award for his satirical film, “D.L. Hughley: The Endangered List.”

George Lopez’s sitcom “George Lopez” ran for six seasons on ABC. He ranks in the Top Ten in the Harris Poll as a popular television entertainer. Eddie Griffin is an actor, talk show host, performer on “Def Comedy Jam,” and he won an NAACP Image Award for his body of work.  Charlie Murphy was a regular on “The Chapelle’s Show.” He stars on Adult Swim’s “Black Jesus.”

The United Center, “the house that Jordan built,” is located at 1901 West Madison Street. For tickets, go online to   and follow the prompts.

Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside, just minutes away from the Comedy Get Down at the United Center, offers free shuttle service to and from O’Hare Airport in Chicago. The hotel offers affordable, comfortable rooms, a breakfast bar and restaurant and much more. The hotel is pet friendly and offers AAA rates.