Theater events: Clayton English brings funny to Schaumburg's Chicago Improv

Standup comedian Clayton English headlines the Chicago Improv in Schaumburg this weekend. The 2015 winner of NBC's "The Last Comic Standing," English also appears in Netflix's "Love," a romantic sitcom from Judd Apatow. 8 and 10:15 p.m. Friday, March...

Theater events: Clayton English brings funny to Schaumburg's Chicago Improv

Standup comedian Clayton English headlines the Chicago Improv in Schaumburg this weekend. The 2015 winner of NBC's "The Last Comic Standing," English also appears in Netflix's "Love," a romantic sitcom from Judd Apatow. 8 and 10:15 p.m. Friday, March...

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Theater events: Clayton English brings funny to Schaumburg's Chicago Improv

Standup comedian Clayton English headlines the Chicago Improv in Schaumburg this weekend. The 2015 winner of NBC's "The Last Comic Standing," English also appears in Netflix's "Love," a romantic sitcom from Judd Apatow. 8 and 10:15 p.m. Friday, March 3; 7 and 9:15 p.m. Saturday, March 4; and 7 p.m. Sunday, March 5, at 5 Woodfield Road, Woodfield Mall, Schaumburg. $24, plus a two-item food or beverage purchase per person. (847) 240-2001 or chicago.improv.com.

"Spamilton" -- the off-Broadway "Hamilton" parody from "Forbidden Broadway" creator Gerard Alessandrini -- comes to the Royal George Theatre. A six-member cast, made up of local theater artists, celebrates and sends up the hit musical about Founding Father Alexander Hamilton. Previews begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 3, at 1641 N. Halsted St., Chicago. The show opens March 12. $59-$99. (312) 988-9000 or theroyalgeorgetheatre.com.

Griffin Theatre brings its adaptation of "Frindle" to the Metropolis Performing Arts Centre as part of its Stories in Action! series. The all-ages production is based on the children's book by Andrew Clements about a fifth-grade boy named Nick whose attempt to annoy his teacher inspires him to make up a new word for pen, which surprisingly catches on with his fellow students. Opens at 9:45 a.m. Monday, March 6, at 111 W. Campbell St., Arlington Heights. $12, $14. (847) 577-2121 or metropolisarts.com.

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