Joy! iO Del Close Theater, 3541 N Clark St (773-880-0199). El: Red to Addison. Bus: 22, 152. 9pm; $10. In a refreshing twist, iO dumps the Christmas-sucks mentality that pervades most yuletide comedy for an enthusiastic yet unconventional take on the holidays featuring sketches, songs and maybe a little caroling through Wrigleyville.
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