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

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Here are all the events currently on our calendar. Red box means main showroom. Blue box means lounge. If you see am orange box, we can't be held responsible for what happens when you click it. You've been warned.


Chris Coccia

"Five Minutes to Funny" Graduation

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

December 8
Christina Pazsitzky

Christina Pazsitzky

Your Mom's House, That's Deep Bro, Funniest Wins, Chelsea Lately. Hear Christina on our podcast (2015)

December 9-10
Sarah Fraser

Hey Frase anniversary show

SOLD OUT! Sarah Fraser and Samy K celebrate a year of podcasting with a live show in our lounge

December 9SOLD OUT

wellRED Comedy Tour

Both shows SOLD OUT! Trae Crowder (YouTube's "Liberal Redneck"), Corey Ryan Forrester and Drew Morgan perform stand-up.

December 11SOLD OUT
Flip Orley

Hypnotist Flip Orley

America's premier comic hypnotist! Hear Flip on the DCI podcast

December 15-18
Happy Hour Trivia

Happy Hour Trivia

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

December 15lounge
Merry Murder

A Merry Murder Mystery

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

December 21
Tony Woods

Tony Woods

Comedy Central, BET, Last Comic Standing, Conan

December 22-23
Ryan Conner

Ryan Conner

Last Comic Standing, MTV's Ridiculousness, Billy On The Street

December 23lounge
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.

December 28no cover
Tom Rhodes

Tom Rhodes

@midnight, Comedy Central, Showtime, Tom Rhodes Radio

December 29-30
New Year's Eve

New Year's Celebration with Tom Rhodes

Say hello to 2017 (and our 25th year in business) by partying with us at the Improv!

December 31special event
Dick Gregory

Dick Gregory

One night only with a political comedy legend! Showtime: 7 p.m.

January 5special event
Sheryl Underwood

Sheryl Underwood

The Talk, 1st Amendment Stand Up, Steve Harvey Morning Show

January 6-7special event
Bryan Callen

Bryan Callen

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

January 12-14
Comedy Kumite!

Comedy Kumite 8

Eight comics from the DMV compete in a one-night stand-up tournament. With Franqi French, Josh Kuderna, Ross Benoit, Jheisson Nuñez, Eddie Morrison, Pat Riley, Denise Taylor and Jesse Thomas. RUMBLE!

January 14lounge

DC Improv Live!

A special show where comics are recorded exclusively for SiriusXM Radio comedy channels. With Tim Miller, Kandace Saunders, Jason Weems, Rahmein Mostafavi, Rob Maher, Kasaun Wilson, Chris Coccia, Bengt Washburn and more. Tickets: $12

January 15
Huggy Lowdown

Huggy Lowdown and Chris Paul

The Tom Joyner Morning Show, The Donnie Simpson Show, Redskins Remixes

January 19-22
Jeff Maurer

Next Wave: Jeff Maurer

A new generation of stars, recommended to you by DC Improv headliners. Jeff (Last Week Tonight) gets the nod from John Oliver!

January 21lounge
Brent Morin

Brent Morin

Netflix, Conan, Undateable, Brooklyn Nine-Nine

January 26-29
Gilbert Gottfried

Gilbert Gottfried

Comedy Central, Late Night, Celebrity Apprentice, Saturday Night Live,

February 2-4
Beltway Pundits

Beltway Pundits

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

February 2lounge
Jordan Rock

Next Wave: Jordan Rock

A new generation of stars, recommended to you by DC Improv headliners. Jordan (Comedy Central, Netflix, Last Comic Standing) gets the nod from Tony Rock.

February 3-4lounge
Christian Finnegan

Christian Finnegan

Black & White (A&E), Netflix, Comedy Central, VH1, The Jim Gaffigan Show

February 9-12
Jamie Lee

Jamie Lee

Stand-up AND the "Weddiculous" book tour! Girl Code, truTV, The Pete Holmes Show, HBO

February 17-19
Brandon T. Jackson

Brandon T. Jackson

Living With Funny, Mr. Robinson, Tropic Thunder, Percy Jackson, Lottery Ticket, Roll Bounce

February 23-26
Sean Patton

Next Wave: Sean Patton

A new generation of stars, recommended to you by DC Improv headliners. Sean (IFC, Inside Amy Schumer, This is Not Happening) gets the nod from Ari Shaffir.

February 24-25lounge
Brad Williams

Brad Williams

DC Improv debut! "Mascots" on Netflix, Showtime, Comedy Central, About Last Night podcast

March 2-5
Guy Torry

Guy Torry

Comic View, Comedy Central, The Kings of Comedy tour, ESPN

March 9-12
Cindy Kaza

Medium Cindy Kaza

Reach out to the spirits with a renowned evidential medium. Hear Cindy on our podcast (2016)

March 15


Comedy Central, Zoolander, Louie, Bullseye

March 16-19
Tom Segura

Tom Segura

Saturday 7:30 show is sold out. The No Teeth No Entry Tour! Comedy Central, Netflix, Conan, Your Mom's House podcast

March 23-26special event
Pablo Francisco

Pablo Francisco

MadTV, HBO, Comedy Central. Hear Pablo on the DC Improv podcast (2015)

March 30-April 2special event
Ms Pat

Ms. Pat

Last Comic Standing, Roast Battle, This Is Not Happening, WTF with Marc Maron, The Joe Rogan Experience, BET

April 6-9
Big Jay Oakerson

Big Jay Oakerson

Seeso, The Bonfire on Comedy Central radio, Legion of Skanks, This Is Not Happening

April 27-30
Pump and Dump

The Pump and Dump

A Parentally Incorrect Comedy Show and Night Out, For Once. Starring Shayna Ferm and Tracey Tee

May 17special event
Craig Robinson

Craig Robinson

The Office, Mr. Robinson, Hot Tub Time Machine, This is the End

May 18-21special event
Michael Blackson

Michael Blackson

Living With Funny, Wild N Out, Meet the Blacks, Next Friday

May 25-28special event