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.

Flip Orley

Hypnotist Flip Orley

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

December 14-17
 
Halloween

Merry Murder Mystery

Have Yourself a Merry Murder Mystery / Solve a Crime Tonight / Laugh and Drink / As Someone’s Murdered in Plain Sight

December 19
 
Happy Hour Trivia

Happy Hour Trivia

The finest trivia night in the District, hosted by Chris White. Free admission! Game time: 7:10

December 20lounge
 
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!

December 20
 
Judah Friedlander

Judah Friedlander

The Thursday show is sold out. New Netflix special, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, 30 Rock, Wet Hot American Summer, Sharknado 2

December 21-23
 
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.

December 27no cover
 
Finesse Mitchell

Finesse Mitchell

HBO, Saturday Night Live, Roadies, Shaq's All-Star Comedy Jam. Featuring Rob Maher and Kandyce August.

December 28-30
 
New Year's Eve

New Year's Celebration with Finesse Mitchell

Say hello to 2018 by partying with us and headliner Finesse Mitchell at the Improv! Featuring Rob Maher and Kandyce August.

December 31
 
Ryan Davis

Ryan Davis

The online sensation returns to DC for a full headlining weekend. With Paris Sashay.

January 5-7
 
DC Comedy Showcase

DMV Comedy Showcase

Great local comics in our 60-seat showroom. Host Denise Taylor is joined by Paris Sashay, Jason Weems, Matty Litwack and Kandace Saunders.

January 6lounge
 
Orny Adams

Orny Adams

New Showtime special, "Comedian," "The Tonight Show," "The Late Show," "Teen Wolf." With Rahmein Mostafavi and Matt Brown.

January 11-14
 
DC Comedy Showcase

DMV Comedy Showcase

Great local comics in our 60-seat showroom. Host Tommy Taylor Jr. is joined by Kasaun Wilson, Kasha Patel, Rahmein Mostafavi and Wendy Wroblewski.

January 12lounge
 
Comedy Kumite!

Comedy Kumite XII

The 12th edition of the world's greatest stand-up tournament. With Violet Gray, Umar Khan, Rob Maher, Naomi Karavani, Hawyood Turnipseed Jr., Mia Jackson, Eddie Morrison and Chris Alan. RUMBLE!

January 13lounge
 
Make Up Party

Make Up Party: Music

Watch the fun as comedians of all kinds debut their finest five minutes on the theme of MUSIC. The best team wins a cash prize! Tickets are just $5.

January 14lounge
 
Andrew Schulz

Andrew Schulz

DC Improv debut! Brilliant Idiots podcast, Guy Code, Hip Hop Squares, Sneaky Pete

January 18-21
 
ComedySportz

ComedySportz Improv

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

January 20 lounge
 
Late Night Improv

Late-Night Improv

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.

January 20lounge
 
Time Machine Roast

The Time Machine Roast

One good burn deserves another ... Great figures from history come to the Improv and roast the hell out of each other. Join top local comics as they get in character to sling timeless insults.

January 25
 
Lavell Crawford

Lavell Crawford

All scheduled shows sold out. We're checking to see if shows will be added. Special event! Last Comic Standing, Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul, Tom Joyner Morning Show

Janaury 26-28
 
Pun DMV

Pun DMV

The DMV's pun competition. Enjoy it from the audience, or hop on stage as a contestant ... Tickets just $6! Hosted by Dana Fleitman.

January 31
 
Bryan Callen

Bryan Callen

The Fighter and the Kid, The Goldbergs, How I Met Your Mother, MadTV, Comedy Central. Featuring Stevie Blue Eyes.

February 1-3
 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

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

February 6no cover
 
Godfrey

Godfrey

Comedy Central, Zoolander, Louie, Bullseye

February 8-11
 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

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

February 13no cover
 
DC Comedy Showcase

Valentine's Day Showcase

Whether you're coupled up or proudly single, party with us! Featuring Martin Amini, Denise Taylor, Rahmein Mostafavi, Lafayette Wright and Andy Kline.

February 14
 
Ali Siddiq

Ali Siddiq

A DC Improv headlining debut! Comedy Central, HBO, This Is Not Happening

February 15-18
 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

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

February 20no cover
 
Michelle Wolf

Michelle Wolf

DC Improv debut! New HBO special Nice Lady, The Daily Show, Late Night with Seth Meyers

February 22-24
 
Nimesh Patel

Nimesh Patel

DC Improv debut! Saturday Night Live, Comedy Central, TruTV, writer for the Oscars

February 23-24lounge
 
Hodgetwins

The Hodgetwins

Special event! The YouTube stars bring the "No Filter" tour back to the DC Improv. Two shows, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.

February 25
 
Vir Das

Vir Das

The international star returns! Conan, "Abroad Understanding" on Netflix, Just For Laughs

March 2-4
 
Jessica Kirson

Jessica Kirson

DC Improv headlining debut! The Tonight Show, The View, Howard Stern show, Comedy Central

March 2-4lounge
 
Bob Marley

Bob Marley

Tonight Show, Late Show, Comedy Central, Boondock Saints. Hear Bob on our podcast from 2016.

March 8-11
 
Jeremy McLellan

Jeremy McLellan

DC Improv debut! Just For Laughs, Charleston Standup Comedy Competition winner

March 13
 
Brad Williams

Brad Williams

About Last Night podcast, Netflix, Showtime, Comedy Central. Hear Brad on our podcast from 2017.

March 15-18
 
Jim Norton

Jim Norton

Special event! Netflix, EPIX, Hulu, Sirius XM, Vice.com, Tough Crowd

March 22-24
 
Rory Scovel

Rory Scovel

Netflix, Seeso, Conan, Ground Floor, The House. Featuring Danny Rouhier.

March 29-31
 
Watch What Crappens

Watch What Crappens

Both shows are SOLD OUT! The daily podcast about Bravo TV comes to the Improv. With co-hosts Ben Mandelker and Ronnie Karam.

April 3-4sold out
 
Taylor Tomlinson

Taylor Tomlinson

A DC Improv headlining debut! Last Comic Standing, Laughs on Fox, Conan, MTV

April 5-8
 
Mick Foley

Mick Foley

Special event! Pro wrestling's hardcore legend brings the "20 Years of Hell" tour to the club. Tickets on sale December 1.

April 12
 
Andy Woodhull

Andy Woodhull

DC Improv debut! The Tonight Show, Conan, Comedy Central, Just for Laughs

April 13-14lounge
 
Nemr

Nemr

The Lebanese/American star returns with his new show, "Love Isn't the Answer." Showtime, Comedy Central

April 19-22
 
D.L. Hughley

D.L. Hughley

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

May 4-6