Schedule | DC IMPROV | Comedy Club, Restaurant, Bar, School N.W. Washington D.C.

Coming to the Stage ...

This is every ticketed event currently on our schedule. Red boxes are for the main showroom. Blue boxes are for the lounge showroom. If you see an orange box, we can't be held responsible for what happens when you click it.

Big Jay Oakerson

Big Jay Oakerson

Seeso, The Bonfire on Comedy Central radio, Legion of Skanks, This Is Not Happening. Featuring Justin Silver.

April 27-30
Five for Five

Five for Five Showcase

Five great comedians for just $5! With Rahmein Mostafavi, Chris White, John F. O'Donnell, Denise Taylor and one comic TBD.

April 28
Tony Perkins

The Tony Perkins Show podcast

Tony Perkins and Gary Stein record an episode of their hit podcast in front of a live DC Improv audience. Special guests: Sarah Fraser and Rob Maher.

April 29lounge

Comedy Boot Camp Graduation

Talented veterans and service members show off their newly developed stand-up comedy skills at this graduation show and fundraiser. All ticketing is through ASAP.

May 2
Beltway Pundits

Beltway Pundits

SOLD OUT! Produced by Laura Powell, hosted by Dana Fleitman, it's the DMV's pun competition! Come out and wordplay. Two ways to compete ...

May 2lounge
Jake and Amir

"If I Were You" with Jake & Amir

SOLD OUT! A podcast recording with Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld.

May 3
Bruce Bruce

Bruce Bruce

Tickets available for Thursday 7:30, Friday 7 and Sunday 7. Special event! BET, HBO, Showtime, Comedy Central, Top Five, Maron, Featuring Lamont King.

May 4-7
Tom Papa

Tom Papa

On Mother’s Day weekend, bring your mama to Papa! "Come to Papa" on SiriusXM, Epix, "Boom!", Netflix, The Tonight Show. Featuring Stavros Halkias.

May 11-13
Happy Hour Trivia

Happy Hour Trivia

The finest trivia night in the District, hosted by Chris White. Free admission! Game time: 7:05

May 11lounge
Sarah Fraser

Hey Frase live podcast

Sarah Fraser and Paul Wharton record a podcast with a live studio audience in our lounge.

May 12lounge

ComedySportz Improv

Interactive comedy with the famous ComedySportz troupe. Showtime 7:30.

May 13 lounge
Late Night Improv

Late-Night Improv

SOLD OUT! ComedySportz players stick around after their early show for the freewheeling improv of "The Blue Show" in our lounge. Ages 18 and up, showtime 9:45.

May 13lounge
Chris Coccia

Stand-Up Class Graduation

Grads of our famous "Five Minutes to Funny" stand-up comedy class take the Improv stage for the first time. Hosted by teacher Chris Coccia!

May 14
Pump and Dump

The Pump and Dump

Tickets available for Tuesday. Wednesday is sold out! Special Event. A Parentally Incorrect Comedy Show and Night Out, For Once. Starring Shayna Ferm and Tracey Tee

May 16-17
Craig Robinson

Craig Robinson

Tickets available for Sunday 9:30. All other shows sold out. Special Event. The Office, Mr. Robinson, Hot Tub Time Machine, This is the End

May 18-21
Open Mic Night

Open Mic Night

Local comedians take the stage for our open mic. Doors at 6:30, show at 7:30. Free admission. Click on the tickets to RSVP.

May 24no cover
Michael Blackson

Michael Blackson

Both scheduled Saturday shows are sold out. Special Event. Living With Funny, Wild N Out, Meet the Blacks, Next Friday

May 25-28
Frank Caliendo

Frank Caliendo

The Saturday 7:30 show is sold out. Special event. Five shows with the comedian / actor / impressionist! ESPN, MADTv, Frank TV, The Tonight Show

June 2-4
Marshall Brandon

Next Wave: Marshall Brandon

A new generation of stars, recommended to you by DC Improv headliners. Marshall (Comic View, Who's Got Jokes) gets the nod from Donnell Rawlings.

June 2-3lounge
Aries Spears

Aries Spears

Special event. Shaq's All-Star Comedy Jam, Seeso, Showtime, Mad TV, Jerry Maguire

June 8-11
Nikki Glaser

Nikki Glaser

Not Safe w/ Nikki Glaser, Inside Amy Schumer, MTV, You Had to Be There podcast

June 16-18
Comedy Kumite!

Geek Night Comedy

Comedy by geeks, for geeks. Presented in association with Awesome Con.

June 16lounge
Comedy Kumite!

Comedy Kumite X

Eight comics from the DMV compete in a one-night stand-up tournament. With Nick Hopping, Kandace Saunders, Brittany Carney, Benjy Himmelfarb, Tommy Sinbazo, Mike Brown, Ahmed Vallejos and Shahryar. RUMBLE!

June 17lounge
Merry Murder

Murder Mystery Comedy Show

An interactive (and retro) whodunit from Die Laughing Productions, staring 98 Rock's Justin Schlegel, Rob Maher and more!

June 21
Russell Peters

Russell Peters

All shows SOLD OUT! Special event! One of comedy's biggest global stars (Netflix, Showtime, Comedy Central) returns to the Improv.

June 22-25
DeRay Davis

DeRay Davis

Special event! Joking Off, Wild n Out, 21 Jumpstreet, Jumping the Broom, Meet the Blacks

June 29 - July 2
John Witherspoon

John Witherspoon

Special event! Friday, The Boondocks, Black Jesus, The Wayans Bros., The Ladies Man

July 13-16

Ryan Davis

Special event! The online sensation brings his stand-up comedy tour to DC.

July 23
Flip Orley

Hypnotist Flip Orley

America's premier comic hypnotist, and a DC Improv favorite for two decades!

July 27-30
Tony Rock

Tony Rock

The Game of Dating, Couples Night. Apollo Live, Everybody Hates Chris, All Def Comedy Live, All of Us

August 3-6
Novak and Laker

Next Wave: Novak & Laker

A new generation of stars, recommended to you by DC Improv headliners. Jacqueline and Chris get the nod from Mike Birbiglia!

August 5lounge
Jim Ross

Ringside with Jim Ross

A legend of professional wrestling shares amazing stories, AND answers audience questions. Tickets go on sale May 2 at 10 a.m.

August 10
Jo Koy

Jo Koy

All scheduled shows are SOLD OUT! Special Event. As seen on Netflix, Comedy Central and The Adam Carolla Show.

August 11-12
Bryan Callen

Bryan Callen

The Fighter and the Kid, MadTV, The Goldbergs, How I Met Your Mother, Comedy Central

August 24-26
Chingo Bling

Chingo Bling

Special event! The rapper/actor/comic brings his live show back to the nation's capital.

August 27
Tommy Davidson

Tommy Davidson

Special event! In Living Color, Black Dynamite, Sharknado 4, Showtime.

Aug. 31 - Sept. 3
Tony Roberts

Tony Roberts

Steve Harvey Morning Show, Mr. Box Office, Def Comedy Jam, Showtime at the Apollo

September 7-10
Bert Kreischer

Bert Kreischer

Showtime, Seeso, Trip Flip, Hurt Bert, Bert the Conqueror, Comedy Central

September 28-30
Dave Attell

Dave Attell

Special event! Comedy Central, Netflix, Conan, Trainwreck, Crashing

October 13-15