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. Do your best to come to all of them.

Christina P

Christina P

June 20-22 / $25-$50

Netflix's "The Degenerates" and "Mother Inferior," Your Mom's House, That's Deep Bro, MTV, VH1, TBS.

 
Couples Therapy

Couples Therapy: A Comedy Show

June 20 / $12

Lounge showroom. Sold out! Next edition: July 25.

 
DMV Showcase

DMV Showcase

June 21 / $18

Lounge showroom. Featuring Pearl Rose, Ariel Elias, Chris Alan, Matt Brown, Elizabeth Norman

 
ComedySportz

ComedySportz Improv

June 22 @ 7:30 / $15

Lounge showroom. Interactive comedy with the famous ComedySportz troupe. All ages welcome.

 
Late Night Improv

Late Night Improv

June 22 @ 9:45 / $15

Lounge showroom. ComedySportz players stick around for the freewheeling improv of "The Blue Show" in our lounge. Ages 18 and up.

 
Darren Brand

Darren Brand & Friends

June 23 / $25

The "Wild 'N Out" start comes to DC for one night only. Featuring Tyler Chronicles.

 
David Razowsky

Improv Showcase

June 23 / $5

Lounge showroom. Second City veteran David Razowsky takes the stage with his workshop students.

 
Worst Case Scenario

Story District presents Worst Case Scenario

June 25 / $20

A competitive series showcasing the best "worst" stories. June's theme: Worst Fight. Use the code SDEARLY by the end of June 23 to get $5 off.

 
Open Mic Night

Open Mic Night

June 26/ free admission

A great lineup of local performers. Free admission, but seats can be reserved. Doors at 6:30, show at 7:30.

 
Godfrey

Godfrey

June 27-30 / $20-$25

SiriusXM's Urban View, Showtime, Comedy Central, Zoolander, Bullseye, Late Night, TruTV, The Comedy Cellar. With Eagle Witt.

 
DMV Showcase

DMV Showcase

June 28 / $18

Lounge showroom. Featuring Eddie Morrison, Eagle Witt, Kasaun Wilson, Martin Amini, Pearl Rose

 
DMV Showcase

DMV Showcase

June 29 / $20

Lounge showroom. Featuring Ty Davis, Eagle Witt, Kasaun Wilson, Sami Sfeir, Wendy Wroblewski

 
DeRay Davis

DeRay Davis

July 5-7 and 11-14 / $40-$50

Special event! Netflix, Snowfall on FX, Empire, Showtime, Hip Hop Squares

 
DMV Showcase

DMV Showcase

July 5 / $18

Lounge showroom. Featuring Dylan Vattelana, Eddie Bryant, Lucas Bohn, Aminah Imani, Sean Savoy

 
DMV Showcase

DMV Showcase

July 6 / $20

Lounge showroom. Featuring Dylan Vattelana, Eddie Bryant, Lucas Bohn, Aminah Imani, Rallo Boykins

 
The Overachievers

The Overachievers Comedy Show

July 10 / $10-$20

Hosted by Martin Amini, with sounds by DJ Bo. The July show features Matt Rife, Chanel Ali and Cerrome Russell.

 
Comedy Kumite

Rahmein Mostafavi album recording

July 11 / $15

Lounge showroom. A DC Improv favorite rolls tape for his first comedy album! Hear Rahmein on our podcast (5.29.19)

 
DMV Showcase

DMV Showcase

July 12 / $18

Lounge showroom. Featuring Kandace Saunders, Rob Maher, Matt Rife, Kevin Iso, Denise Taylor

 
DMV Showcase

DMV Showcase

July 13 / $20

Lounge showroom. Featuring Natale McGill, Rob Maher, Matt Rife, Kevin Iso, Denise Taylor

 
Time Machine Roast

The Time Machine Roast

July 17 / $15

Great figures from history roast the hell out of each other. Featuring Mark Twain, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Genghis Khan, Shakespeare, Ronald Reagan, Mata Hari and Pablo Escobar.

 
Melissa Villasenor

Melissa Villaseñor

July 18-20 / $22-$25

Saturday Night Live, America's Got Talent, Adventure Time, Family Guy, Alone Together, Crashing.

 
ComedySportz

ComedySportz Improv

July 20 @ 7:30 / $15

Lounge showroom. Interactive comedy with the famous ComedySportz troupe. All ages welcome.

 
Late Night Improv

Late Night Improv

July 20 @ 9:45 / $15

Lounge showroom. ComedySportz players stick around for the freewheeling improv of "The Blue Show" in our lounge. Ages 18 and up.

 
Hit Me 90s One More Time

Murder Mystery Comedy Show

July 21/ $19

Die Laughing productions presents "Hit Me '90s One More Time," starring Justin Schlegel and more. Rob Maher on our podcast (5.15.19)

 
Just Between Us

Just Between Us LIVE!

July 21 / $20-$60

Special event! A live podcast with Allison Raskin and Gaby Dunn, celebrating their new novel "Please Send Help."

 
MGL

The Midnight Gardeners League

July 21 / $6

Lounge showroom. Join us for The Soft Rock Hall of Fame Honors, presented by the MGL!

 
Stand Up Graduation

Stand-Up Class Graduation

July 24 / $10

Grads of our "Five Minutes to Funny" class take the Improv stage for the first time. Hosted by teacher Chris Coccia.

 
Huggy Lowdown

Huggy Lowdown & Chris Paul

July 25-28 / $22-$25

DC's very own comedy stars are back! The Tom Joyner Morning Show, The Donnie Simpson Show, Redskins Remixes

 
Couples Therapy

Couples Therapy: A Comedy Show

July 25 / $12

Lounge showroom. Rahmein Mostafavi leads a hilarious discussion about relationships and single strife. Hear Rahmein on our podcast (5.29.19)

 
Haha Davis

Haha Davis

July 31 / $25-$35

DC Improv debut! The online star comes to DC's top comedy spot. Dis finna be a breeze.

 
Cindy Kaza

Medium Cindy Kaza

August 1 / $30

Lounge showroom. Special event! Reach out to the spirits with a renowned evidential medium.

 
Orny Adams

Orny Adams

August 1-4 / $20-$25

"More Than Loud" on Showtime, Comedy Central, "Comedian," "The Tonight Show," "The Late Show," "Teen Wolf"

 
School Showcase

School Showcase

August 2/ $10

Lounge showroom. Grads of our stand-up comedy classes return! With Dee Penn, Najy, Scott Simpson, Suzanne Lambert, Tamara Schoon, Lucy Olliff and Marlon Andrews.

 
Jared Freid

Jared Freid

August 6 / $25

DC Improv debut! JTrain podcast, U Up podcast, MTV, NBC, Just For Laughs

 
The Overachievers

The Overachievers Comedy Show

August 7 / $10-$20

Hosted by Martin Amini, with sounds by DJ Bo. The August show features Denise Taylor, Rufat Agayev and Derek Gaines.

 
John Witherspoon

John Witherspoon

August 8-11 / $27-$32

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

 
Gary Meikle

Gary Meikle

August 8 / $27

Lounge showroom. The DC Improv debut of the Scottish comedy star, making his first U.S. tour.

 
Kate Quigley

Kate Quigley

August 9-10 / $20

Lounge showroom. "Undercover" on Playboy TV, #datefails podcast, NBC, Fox, Hollywood Pool Party.

 
Stand Up Graduation

Stand-Up Class Graduation

August 11 / $10

Lounge showroom. Grads of our "Level 2 Stand-Up" class perform. Hosted by teacher Rahmein Mostafavi.

 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

August 13 / free admission

A graduation show for the latest edition of "Short Form Improv: Relationships & Story." Hosted by instructor Anna Bethel.

 
Pun DMV

Pun DMV

August 14 / $6

The DMV's pun competition. Enjoy it from the audience, or hop on stage as a contestant ... Hosted by Dana Fleitman.

 
Andrew Schulz

Andrew Schulz

August 15-18 / $25

Monster Energy Outbreak Presents: Andrew Schulz Matador.

 
Jive Turkey

Jive Turkey & Friends

August 15 / $10

Lounge showroom. Long-form improv team Jive Turkey (Chris Ulrich, Joe Randazzo) and some of their favorite local troupes

 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

August 17 / free admission

A graduation show for the latest edition of "Level 2 Improv." Hosted by instructor Chris Ulrich.

 
Make Up Party

Make Up Party: Sports

August 18 / $5

Lounge showroom. Comedy teams compete for a cash prize with their five minutes of comedy about sports.

 
Open Mic Night

Open Mic Night

August 20 / free admission

A great lineup of local performers. Free admission, but seats can be reserved. Doors at 6:30, show at 7:30.

 
Bruce Bruce

Bruce Bruce

August 22-25 / $30-$40

Special event! Comic View, HBO, Showtime, Comedy Central, Top Five, Maron

 
Rosebud Baker

Rosebud Baker

August 23-24 / $18-$20

Lounge showroom. DC Improv debut! "Inside Jokes" on Amazon Prime, "Two Less Lonely Girls" podcast, Comedy Central

 
Worst Case Scenario

Story District presents Worst Case Scenario

August 27 / $20

A six-month competitive storytelling series showcasing the best "worst" stories. The theme for August: Worst Day.

 
Brad Williams

Brad Williams

Aug. 29 - Sept. 1 / $22-$25

Netflix's "The Degenerates," Showtime, About Last Night podcast, The Adam Carolla Show, Comedy Central.

 
Porkchop Volcano

Porkchop Volcano

September 1 / $12

Lounge showroom. One of DC's favorite short-form improv troupes. With Anna Bethel, Jon Milstein, Conor O'Rourke and Matt Stephan.

 
Doughboys

Doughboys

September 3-4 / $25-$50

DC Improv debut! Mike Mitchell and Nick Wiger bring their comedy / food podcast to DC.

 
Chris Hardwick

Chris Hardwick

September 5-7 / $30

Special event! Nerdist network, AMC’s “Talking” shows, @midnight, NBC’s “The Wall”

 
Tin Foil Hat

Tin Foil Hat Comedy Live

September 7 @ 4:20 / $20

Stand-up and a Q&A session with Sam Tripoli and special guest Tim Dillon.

 
Margaret Cho

Margaret Cho

September 13-14 / $30-$35

Special event! A comedy icon returns to the club a second year in a row.

 
DL Hughley

DL Hughley

September 19-22 / $45-$70

Special event! An Original King of Comedy returns to the Improv for some fantastic shows ...

 
Worst Case Scenario

Story District presents Worst Case Scenario

September 24 / $20

A six-month competitive storytelling series showcasing the best "worst" stories. The theme for September: Worst Decision.

 
Sommore

Sommore

September 27-29 / $30-$40

Special event! Queens of Comedy, HBO, "A Queen With No Spades" on Showtime, BET

 
Michael Rapaport

Michael Rapaport

October 4-6 / $30-$35

DC Improv debut! "I Am Rapaport" podcast, "Atypical" on Netflix, "The Heat"

 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

October 7/ free admission

A graduation show for the latest edition of "Short Form Improv: Characters and Emotions." Hosted by instructor Anna Bethel.

 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

October 8 / free admission

A graduation show for the latest edition of "Level 2 Improv." Hosted by instructor Chris Ulrich.

 
Chingo Bling

Chingo Bling

October 9 / $20-$35

"They Cant Deport Us All" on Netflix and the MiTu Network, MTV, "What Did He Said?" podcast

 
Dave Attell

Dave Attell

October 10-13 / $35

Special event! "Bumping Mics" on Netflix, Comedy Central, HBO, Conan, Trainwreck, Crashing.

 
Tony Rock

Tony Rock

October 17-20 / $25-$27

Living Biblically, The Game of Dating, Everybody Hates Chris, All Def Comedy Live, All of Us

 
Earthquake

Earthquake

October 24-27 / $30-$35

Special event! "Quake's House" on SiriusXM, BET, HBO, Showtime, Comedy Central

 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

October 28 / free admission

A graduation show for the latest edition of "Intro to the Harold." Hosted by instructor Chris Ulrich.

 
Halloween Whodunit

Murder Mystery Comedy Show

October 31 / $22

Die Laughing productions presents "Halloween Whodunit," starring Rob Maher, Sean Gabbert, Tommy Sinbazo and more.

 
Nicole Byer

Nicole Byer

November 1-3 / $20-$40

DC Improv debut! "Nailed It!" on Netflix, Facebook Watch, Girl Code, Late Night

 
Bill Bellamy

Bill Bellamy

November 7-10 / $30-$35

Special event! The Tom Joyner Morning Show, Last Comic Standing, Who's Got Jokes, MTV, Booty Call

 
John Heffron

John Heffron

November 14-17 / $20-$22

Netflix, Last Comic Standing champ, Comedy Central, VH1

 
Nikki Glaser

Nikki Glaser

November 21-23 / $25-$50

Netflix, Last Comic Standing champ, Comedy Central, VH1