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

Main Showroom

Below are shows and events scheduled for our 285-seat main showroom. You SHOULD go to all of them, but we're cool if you only make it to half.

Rick Gutierrez

CANCELED: Rick Gutierrez

Rick's flight to DC was unexpectedly canceled, and he will not make it to DC in time for tonight's show.

March 29
 
Pablo Francisco

Pablo Francisco

Special event! MadTV, HBO, Comedy Central. Featuring Steve Kramer and Kandace Saunders.

March 30-April 2
 
Rick Gutierrez

Next Wave: Moreno & Robles

New stars recommended to you by DC Improv headliners. Martin Moreno and Alfred Robles (Fuse TV, Comedy Central) get the nod from Gabriel Iglesias!

April 5
 
Ms Pat

Ms. Pat

Last Comic Standing, Roast Battle, This Is Not Happening, WTF with Marc Maron, The Joe Rogan Experience, BET. Featuring J-L Cauvin and Russ Green.

April 6-9
 
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!

April 12
 
Adele Givens

Adele Givens

Special Event. The Queens of Comedy, The Hughleys, HBO, Comedy Central

April 13-15
 
Clayton English

Clayton English

Last Comic Standing winner, Roast Battle, Netflix, Late Night. Featuring Kasaun Wilson and Chelsea Shorte. Hear Clayton on the Improv's podcast (2016)

April 20-23
 
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.

April 26no cover
 
Big Jay Oakerson

Big Jay Oakerson

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

April 27-30
 
ASAP

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
 
Jake and Amir

"If I Were You" with Jake & Amir

A podcast recording with Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld.

May 3
 
Bruce Bruce

Bruce Bruce

Special event! BET, HBO, Showtime, Comedy Central, "Top Five," "Maron"

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

May 11-13
 
Pump and Dump

The Pump and Dump

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

May 17
 
Craig Robinson

Craig Robinson

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

May 18-21
 
Michael Blackson

Michael Blackson

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

May 25-28
 
Frank Caliendo

Frank Caliendo

Special event. Five shows with the comedian / actor / impressionist! ESPN, MADTv, Frank TV, The Tonight Show

June 2-4
 
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
 
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
 
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
 
Godfrey

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
 
Jo Koy

Jo Koy

Special Event. Rescheduled from June. Comedy Central, The Tonight Show, Chelsea Lately, The Koy Pond

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