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.

Jessica Kirson

Jessica Kirson

This Week at the Comedy Cellar, Comedy Central, The Tonight Show, The View, Howard Stern show. With Andy Haynes and Ryan Schutt.

February 15-17
 
Benji Aflalo

Benji Aflalo

All remaining shows are SOLD OUT! DC Improv debut! Alone Together on Freeform, writer for Comedy Central roasts, Hulu. With Benji Aflalo and Lafayette Wright. Hear Benji on our podcast (1.31.19).

February 15-16sold out
 
Porkchop Volcano

Porkchop Volcano

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

February 17lounge
 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

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

February 19no cover
 
Ali Siddiq

Ali Siddiq

Comedy Central, HBO, This Is Not Happening, BET, Just For Laughs. With Eddie Bryant.

February 21-24
 
Comedy School

Comedy School Showcase

SOLD OUT! Grads of our stand-up comedy class return to the DC Improv stage. Host Katherine Jessup is joined by Massie Ritsch, Charlie Buckholtz, Memphis Worley, Rory Horan, Suzanne Windsor, Minty Oba and Trauvello Stevenson.

February 22sold out
 
DMV Comedy Showcase

DMV Comedy Showcase

Great comics in our 60-seat showroom. Featuring: Katherine Jessup, Loy Lee, Jacques Kindle, Ariel Elias, Benjy Himmelfarb.

February 22lounge
 
ComedySportz

ComedySportz Improv

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

February 23 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.

February 23lounge
 
Make Up Party

Make Up Party: Crime

SOLD OUT! Comedy teams compete for a cash prize with their five minutes of comedy about crime. Watch the fun, or hop on stage to compete! Tickets are just $5.

February 24sold out
 
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 26no cover
 
The Overachievers

The Overachievers Comedy Show

Hosted by Martin Amini. Martin and DJ Bo bring top national talent to DC's best comedy spot. Featuring Jason Weems, Ian Lara and Eddie Morrison. Tickets $10.

February 27
 
Dulcé Sloan

Dulcé Sloan

DC Improv debut! The Daily Show, Conan, MTV, E! News Daily, NBC Standup Showcase winner. With Von Mychael and Tommy Taylor Jr.

Feb. 28 - March 2
 
DMV Comedy Showcase

DMV Comedy Showcase

Great comics in our 60-seat showroom. Featuring: Dylan Vattelana, Tommy Taylor Jr., Von Mychael, Rob Maher, Eagle Witt

March 1lounge
 
DMV Comedy Showcase

DMV Comedy Showcase

Great comics in our 60-seat showroom. Featuring: Sami Sfeir, Tommy Taylor Jr., Von Mychael, Eagle Witt, Wendy Wroblewski

March 2lounge
 
Christine Gambito

Christine Gambito: HappySlip LIVE

SOLD OUT! DC Improv debut! One of YouTube's first stars brings her stand-up show to Washington. Open to ages 10 and older. Showtime 5 p.m.

March 3sold out
 
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.

March 6no cover
 
Bob Marley

Bob Marley

Tonight Show, Late Show, Comedy Central, Boondock Saints. Hear Bob on our podcast (3.7.18) Featuring Mike Speirs and Katherine Jessup.

March 7-10
 
Comedy Kumite!

Comedy Kumite 19

The world's greatest comedy competition! Eight great DMV comics battle in an one-night stand-up tournament. With Ty Davis, Jared Stern, Kevin Seefried, Matt Brown, Tim Miller, Shahryar, Blaire Postman and Chelsea Shorte. RUMBLE!

March 9lounge
 
Pun DMV Remix

Pun DMV: Remix

The DMV's pun competition goes to the next level, with teams, A/V excellence and more. Enjoy it from the audience, or hop on stage as a contestant -- by yourself or with your friends. Tickets just $6. Hosted by Dana Fleitman.

March 10lounge
 
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!

March 13
 
Michelle Wolf

Michelle Wolf

Sunday shows added. Special event! The Break on Netflix, Nice Lady on HBO, The Daily Show, Late Night with Seth Meyers

March 14-17
 
Couples Therapy

Couples Therapy: A Comedy Show

SOLD OUT! Next edition April 11. Rahmein Mostafavi leads a hilarious discussion where comics and willing audience members laugh about relationships and single strife. Special guests Benjy Himmelfarb and Denise Taylor.

March 14sold out
 
Jenny Johnson

Jenny Johnson

DC Improv debut! Drunk History, @JennyJohnsonHi5, Doin' It with Danny and Jenny. Featuring Jill Kushner.

March 15-16lounge
 
Taylor Tomlinson

Taylor Tomlinson

Netflix, Last Comic Standing, The Tonight Show, MTV, Laughs on Fox, Conan. With Winston Hodges and LeClerc Andre.

March 21-24
 
Rahmein Mostafavi

Stand-Up Class Graduation

Grads of our "Level 2 Stand-Up" comedy class take over the Improv's lounge showroom. Hosted by teacher Rahmein Mostafavi!

March 21lounge
 
Worst Case Scenario

Story District Presents:
Worst Case Scenario

A six-month competitive storytelling series! The theme for March: Worst Job.

March 26
 
Brendan Schaub

Brendan Schaub

DC Improv debut! The Fighter and the Kid, Below the Belt, The Joe Rogan Experience, This Is Not Happening. With Dominic Rivera.

March 28-30
 
Tim Dillon

Tim Dillon

Comedy Lineup on Netflix, Comedy Central presents, Howard Stern, Tim Dillon is Going to Hell. With Rahmein Mostafavi and Chelsea Shorte.

April 4-6
 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

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

April 9no cover
 
Back to the 80s

Murder Mystery Comedy Show

Die Laughing productions returns! "Back to the '80s stars Rob Maher, Tommy Sinbazo, Justin Schlegel, Erik Woodworth and maybe you.

April 11
 
Couples Therapy

Couples Therapy: A Comedy Show

Rahmein Mostafavi leads a hilarious discussion where comics and willing audience members laugh about relationships and single strife.

April 11lounge
 
Erik Griffin

Erik Griffin

Showtime specials, I'm Dying Up Here, Workaholics, You're The Worst, Blunt Talk. With Rob Maher.

April 12-14
 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

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

April 16no cover
 
Ryan Davis

Ryan Davis

The viral video sensation returns. HBO, Facebook, Funnier In Person tour

April 18-20
 
Mike Finoia

Mike Finoia

Impractial Jokers, Live at Gotham, Sirius XM, Amigos podcast, lots of Phish concerts.

April 19-20lounge
 
We Hate Movies

We Hate Movies

Special event! The podcast returns to the DC Improv, taking down "Gone in 60 Seconds" in front of a live audience.

April 23
 
Plastic Cup Boyz

The Plastic Cup Boyz

Will "Spank" Horton and Na'im Lynn, as seen on tour with Kevin Hart, come to the DC Improv!

April 25
 
Tony Roberts

Tony Roberts

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

April 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.

May 1
 
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.

May 6no cover
 
Tommy Davidson

Tommy Davidson

Special event! DC's own comes home again. In Living Color, Black Dynamite, Sharknado 4, Showtime.

May 9-12
 
Paul Virzi

Paul Virzi

DC Improv debut! Comedy Central, #1 comedy album, TruTV, SXSW, Bill Burr concert tours

May 16-19
 
Michael Blackson

Michael Blackson

Special event! Next Friday, Hip Hop Squares, Wild N Out, Meet the Blacks, Living With Funny

May 23-26
 
Greg Proops

Greg Proops

Whose Line is it Anyway, The Smartest Man in the World, Comedy Central, Just For Laughs

May 31 - June 1
 
Wil Sylvince

Wil Sylvince

HBO, Comedy Central, Showtime, Chappelle's Show writer, The Overachievers

May 31 - June 1lounge
 
Greg Proops

The Smartest Man in the World: Live Proopcast

A live "proopcast" recording starring the great Greg Proops!

June 2
 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

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

June 3no cover
 
Gary Owen

Gary Owen

Special event! Showtime specials, The Gary Owen Show on BET, TruTV, Think Like A Man, Ride Along

June 13-16
 
Christina P

Christina P: Ride or Die Tour

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

June 20-22
 
Godfrey

Godfrey

SiriusXM's Urban View, Showtime, Comedy Central, Zoolander, Bullseye.

June 27-30
 
Orny Adams

Orny Adams

Showtime, Comedy Central, "Comedian," "The Tonight Show," "The Late Show," "Teen Wolf"

August 1-4
 
Kate Quigley

Kate Quigley

Playboy TV, #datefails podcast, NBC, Fox, Hollywood Pool Party. Hear Kate on our podcast (6.12.18)

August 9-10lounge
 
Brad Williams

Brad Williams

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

Aug. 29 - Sept. 1
 
Chingo Bling

Chingo Bling

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

October 9