Thursdays & Fridays; 8pm | Get Tickets | Kamehachi Sushi Bar
In Japan, batsu means “punishment” and the batsu-game is a form of comedy competition where the losers are forced to endure hilarious and outrageous penalties. FOU has blended this wildly popular piece of Japanese culture with their Four warriors compete in comedic challenges to avoid electric shocks, paintballs, a giant egg-smashing chicken, and many more hilarious and jaw-dropping punishme own hysterical style of improv comedy to create BATSU!

The performers of BATSU! are members of the acclaimed New York comedy group FOU, dubbed “Really Funny!” by the New York Times, and also regularly appear on television, film, and stage. BATSU! Chicago will take place in the legendary Kamehachi in Old Town. Female owned and operated since 1967, Kamehachi is Chicago’s original Sushi Bar.

Wednesdays thru Saturdays; 8pm | Get Tickets | Jebon Sushi (Lower Level)
In Japan, batsu means “punishment” and the batsu-game is a form of comedy competition where the losers are forced to endure hilarious and outrageous penalties. FOU has blended this wildly popular piece of Japanese culture with their own hysterical style of improv comedy to create BATSU!

BATSU! takes place in a cool underground lounge theatre in NYC’s “Little Tokyo.” A full menu/bar is available and audience members enjoy sushi, noodles, and sake, while the bravest may even sign up for a chance to participate in the show to win free beer and prizes! Visit jebonusa.com to view menu.

November 11th and December 16th; 11pm | Get Tickets | Jebon Sushi (Lower Level)
This is not BATSU! This is a stand up comedy show that follows BATSU! The only show with the punchlines that hit hard enough to follow BATSU! With prizes, audience interaction, and some of NYC’s funniest comics, The BATSU! Laughter Party is taking over late nights in the lower level of Jebon Sushi. The BATSU! Laughter Party is as fresh and raw as the sashimi that’s on the menu!

 

Special Engagement: December 7th; 8pm | Get Tickets | Jebon Sushi (Lower Level)
From the creators of hit Japanese gameshow BATSU! comes a pajama party of epic proportions! At a sleepover gone wild, a gang of funny females face off in an off-the-cuff comedy showdown! Wear your own pjs and get free drinks and prizes! Full bar and snack food menu available. There’s no slumber at this party!

For girls, it’s a trip back to some of the best nights ever! And for the guys, it’s your chance to find out what really happens at a sleepover, because this is the one slumber party where boys ARE allowed!