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.

Andrew Schulz

Andrew Schulz

DC Improv debut! Brilliant Idiots podcast, Guy Code, Hip Hop Squares, Sneaky Pete. With Lafayette Wright and Martin Amini.

June 14-17
 
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!

June 19
 
Time Machine Roast

The Time Machine Roast

Great figures from history roast the hell out of each other. See comedy history being made ... With Frank Sinatra, Cleopatra, Paul Revere, Anne Boleyn, Neil Armstrong, Mr. Rogers and Martin Luther.

June 20
 
Tom Papa

Tom Papa

Stand-up, plus a live book signing after the show. "Live From Here" on NPR, "Your Dad Stole My Rake," "Come to Papa" on SiriusXM, Epix, "Boom!", Netflix, The Tonight Show.

June 21-23
 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

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

June 25no cover
 
DC Comedy Showcase

Dylan Meyer Showcase

A showcase in memory of Dylan Meyer, with all ticketing proceeds going to the Dylan Meyer Creativity Fund.

June 28
 
Tammy Pescatelli

Tammy Pescatelli

The Howard Stern Show, The Tonight Show, Last Comic Standing, The View, The Talk, Comedy Central. Featuring Jason Weems and Nick Hopping.

June 29-30
 
All American

All American Showcase

Pursue some happiness with an awesomely diverse lineup of outstanding local comedians. With Jason Weems, Rahmein Mostafavi, Andy Kline, Tim Miller, Naomi Karavani, Chelsea Shorte, Danny Rolando, Shelley Kim and Kasha Patel.

July 1$12
 
DeRay Davis

DeRay Davis

Special event! Netflix, Hip Hop Squares, Joking Off, Wild n Out, 21 Jumpstreet

July 5-8
 
Story District

Story District Presents:
Up S**t Creek

A night of true stories about getting in and out of trouble. Featuring eight different storytellers.

July 10
 
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.

July 11no cover
 
Christian Finnegan

Christian Finnegan

Black & White (A&E), Netflix, Comedy Central, VH1, The Jim Gaffigan Show, Chappelle's Show, Siriux XM. Featuring Robby Slowik. Hear Christian on our podcast (6.6.18)

July 12-15
 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

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

July 17no cover
 
Melissa Villasenor

Melissa Villaseñor

DC Improv debut! Saturday Night Live, America's Got Talent, Adventure Time, Family Guy

July 19
 
Luenell

Luenell

DC Improv debut! Showtime, Katt Williams tours, Borat, Think Like a Man, Hotel Transylvania. With Cerrome Russell.

July 20-22
 
John Witherspoon

John Witherspoon

Special event! Friday, The Boondocks, Black Jesus, The Wayans Bros., The Ladies Man. With J-L Cauvin and Kasaun Wilson.

July 26-29
 
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.

August 2
 
Sheryl Underwood

Sheryl Underwood

Special event! The Talk, Comedy Central, 1st Amendment Stand Up, Steve Harvey Morning Show

August 3-5
 
Guhs We Fd

Krystyna Hutchinson & Corinne Fisher

DC Improv debut! The creators of the "Guys We F#@$!D" podcast bring their stand-up tour to DC.

August 9-12
 
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!

August 14
 
John Crist

John Crist

SOLD OUT! DC Improv debut! 300 million video views, Live at Gotham, Fox, "Captive Thoughts" tour

August 15-16sold out
 
Bruce Bruce

Bruce Bruce

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

August 17-19
 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

A graduation show for the latest edition of "Level 2 Improv." Hosted by instructor Chris Ulrich. Showtime is 1 p.m.

August 19no cover
 
Arsenio Hall

Arsenio Hall

Special event! A comedy icon returns. The Arsenio Hall Show, Celebrity Apprentice, Black Dynamite, Coming to America. Featuring Mia Jackson.

August 24-25
 
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.

August 28no cover
 
Steve Byrne

Steve Byrne

Netflix, Comedy Central, The Tonight Show, Sullivan & Son, Conan

Aug. 30 - Sept. 2
 
Arnez J

Arnez J

Special event! Showtime, Netflix, Comic View, Comedy Central, NBC

September 6-9
 
Adam Ray

Adam Ray

DC Improv debut! About Last Night podcast, The Heat, American Vandal, Workaholics, MADtv, Ghostbusters

September 13-16
 
Tony Rock

Tony Rock

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

September 20-23
 
Craig Robinson

Craig Robinson

RESCHEDULED FROM JUNE! All ticketholders will be contacted. Special event! Ghosted, The Office, Mr. Robinson, Hot Tub Time Machine, This is the End

September 27-30
 
Nate Bargatze

Nate Bargatze

DC Improv headlining debut! "The Standups" on Netflix, The Tonight Show, Conan, Comedy Central

October 4-7
 
Dave Attell

Dave Attell

Special event! Comedy Central, HBO, Netflix, Conan, Trainwreck, Crashing

October 11-14
 
Aries Spears

Aries Spears

Shaq's All-Star Comedy Jam, Seeso, Showtime, Mad TV, Jerry Maguire.

October 25-28
 
Nikki Glaser

Nikki Glaser

"You Up" on Comedy Central Radio, Not Safe w/ Nikki Glaser, Inside Amy Schumer, MTV, The Tonight Show

November 1-3
 
ATWWD

"And That's Why We Drink" Live

The hit podcast records a live episode at the club. Murder! The paranormal! Wine! A DC Improv debut!

November 6
 
Jason Mewes

Jason Mewes

Special event! "Jay Mewes & His A-Mewes-ing Stories," starring the cult favorite from Clerks, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Dogma and more.

November 7