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.

Michael Blackson

Michael Blackson

May 23-26 / $45-$55

All shows sold out. Special event! The African King of Comedy returns. Next Friday, Hip Hop Squares, Wild N Out

 
DMV Showcase

DMV Showcase

May 24 / $17

Lounge showroom. Featuring Von Mychael, Kenny DeForest, Eagle Witt, Denise Taylor, Naomi Karavani.

 
ComedySportz

ComedySportz Improv

May 25 @ 7:30 / $15

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

 
Late Night Improv

Late Night Improv

May 25 @ 9:45 / $15

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

 
Worst Case Scenario

Story District presents Worst Case Scenario

May 28 / $20

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

 
Greg Proops

Greg Proops

May 31 - June 1 / $20

Whose Line is it Anyway, The Smartest Man in the World, Comedy Central, Just For Laughs. Hear Greg on our podcast (5.1.19)

 
Wil Sylvince

Wil Sylvince

May 31 - June 1 / $17-$20

Lounge showroom. HBO, Comedy Central, Showtime, Chappelle's Show writer. With Aminah Imani and Adrian Rodney.

 
Greg Proops

The Smartest Man in the World: Live Proopcast

June 2 / $20

A live "proopcast" recording starring the great Greg Proops, as seen on "Whose Line" and more.

 
Dhaya Lakshminarayanan

Dhaya Lakshminarayanan

June 2 / $17

Lounge showroom. Comedy Central, The Moth, High School Quiz Show, NPR's Snap Judgment

 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

June 3 / free admission

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

 
Stand Up Graduation

Stand-Up Class Graduation

June 5 / $10

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

 
Make Up Party

Make Up Party: Nature

June 5 / $5

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

 
The Overachievers

The Overachievers Comedy Show

June 6 / $10-$20

Hosted by Martin Amini, with sounds by DJ Bo. The June show features Cerrome Russell, Brian Parise and Stavros Halkias.

 
Mo Amer

Mo Amer

June 7-9 / $25-$35

DC Improv debut! "The Vagabond" on Netflix, "Ramy" on Hulu, Dave Chappelle tours. With David Angelo and Martin Amini. Hear Mo on our podcast (5.22.19)<

 
DMV Showcase

DMV Showcase

June 7 / $18

Lounge showroom. Featuring Ross Benoit, Natasha Vaynblat, Martin Amini, David Angelo, Stavros Halkias

 
Doug Benson

Doug Benson

June 8 @ 4:20 / $22

Special event! Stand-up from the star of Getting Doug With High and more.

 
Comedy Kumite

Comedy Kumite XX

June 8 / $18

Lounge showroom. Eight great comics duke it out in the 20th edition of the world's greatest stand-up tournament!

 
Doug Benson

Doug Loves Movies

June 9 @ 4:20 / $22

Doug Benson once again returns to the Improv stage to record an episode of his hit podcast. Bring a name tag!

 
Stand Up Graduation

Stand-Up Class Graduation

June 9 / $10

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

 
Ron Funches

Ron Funches: Merriment Marauder Tour

June 12 / $25-$50

"Giggle Fit" on Comedy Central, "Gettin' Better" podcast, Conan. With Gabe Dinger and Blair Socci.

 
Gary Owen

Gary Owen

June 13-16 / $45-$57

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

 
James Renner

Confessions of a True Crime Addict

June 13 / $15

Lounge showroom. James Renner (Discovery ID, Oxygen, CNN) shares humor and frightening stories from the world of true crime. Our interview with James.

 
DMV Showcase

DMV Showcase

June 14 / $18

Lounge showroom. Featuring Nick Hopping, Kasaun Wilson, Frank Liotti, Saw Walton, Bridget Geiran

 
DMV Showcase

DMV Showcase

June 15 / $20

Lounge showroom. Featuring Nick Hopping, Kasaun Wilson, Frank Liotti, Kasha Patel, Blaire Postman

 
Christina P

Christina P: Ride or Die Tour

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. Rahmein Mostafavi leads a hilarious discussion about relationships and single strife.

 
Mike Speirs

Mike Speirs

June 21 / $17

Lounge showroom. Showtime, Bob Marley tours, DCI Next Wave Series

 
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.

 
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.

 
DeRay Davis

DeRay Davis

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

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

 
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.

 
Comedy Kumite

Rahmein Mostafavi album recording

July 11 / $15

Lounge showroom. A DC Improv favorite rolls tape for his first comedy album!

 
Time Machine Roast

The Time Machine Roast

July 17 / $15

Great figures from history roast the hell out of each other. Back on our main stage for the eighth time!

 
Melissa Villasenor

Melissa Villaseñor

July 18-20 / $22-$25

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

 
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)

 
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

 
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"

 
Jared Freid

Jared Freid

August 6 / $25

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

 
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.

 
Bruce Bruce

Bruce Bruce

August 22-25 / $30-$40

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

 
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.

 
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.

 
Sommore

Sommore

September 27-29 / $30-$40

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

 
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.

 
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

 
James Altucher Show

The James Altucher Show

October 23 / $25-$75

DC Improv debut! James Altucher and Jamie Kilstein bring their live podcast to DC.

 
Nicole Byer

Nicole Byer

November 1-3 / $20-$40

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