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.

Flip Orley

Hypnotist Flip Orley

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

December 13-16
 
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.

December 18no cover
 
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 19
 
Merry Murder

A Merry Murder Mystery

Celebrate the holidays in style, at this interactive murder mystery comedy show from Die Laughing Productions. Featuring Justin Schlegel, Rob Maher, Joe Robinson, Tommy Sinbazo and Erik Woodworth.

December 20
 
Michael Yo

Michael Yo

SiriusXM, E! News, The Talk, Extra, The Insider, The Wendy Williams Show. Featuring Orlando Baxter and Chris Millhouse.

December 21-22
 
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 Nore Davis, Mia Jackson, Kasuan Wilson and Tony Woods. Tickets $10.

December 27
 
Dov Davidoff

Dov Davidoff

Shades of Blue, HBO's Crashing, The Tonight Show, The Late Show, Showtime, Comedy Central. Featuring Ty Davis and Winston Hodges. Hear Dov on our podcast (12.11.18).

December 28-30
 
New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve Celebration
with Dov Davidoff

Say hello to 2019 by partying with us, headliner Dov Davidoff, feature Ty Davis and emcee Winston Hodges! Shows at 7:30 and 10:15. Hear Dov on our podcast (12.11.18).

December 31
 
Luenell

Luenell

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

January 4-6
 
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.

January 8no cover
 
Amir K

Amir K

MADtv, Last Comic Standing, MTV, Argo, The Pyramid

January 9
 
John Heffron

John Heffron

Netflix, Last Comic Standing champ, Comedy Central, VH1. Featuring Matt Bergman

January 10-13
 
Girls Gotta Eat

Girls Gotta Eat

SOLD OUT! Special event! The DC Improv debut of the hit podcast, with Rayna Greenberg, Ashley Hesseltine and more.

January 14-15sold out
 
Esther Povitsky

Esther Povitsky

DC Improv debut! Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Alone Together, Comedy Central, Late Late Show, Glowing Up podcast

January 17
 
Lavell Crawford

Lavell Crawford

Special event. Last Comic Standing, Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul, Tom Joyner Morning Show

Janaury 18-20
 
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 23
 
Big Jay Oakerson

Big Jay Oakerson

Netflix, The Bonfire on Comedy Central radio, Legion of Skanks, This Is Not Happening

January 24-26
 
Comedy Kumite!

Comedy Kumite: Champions!

The world's greatest comedy competition! Eight past winners of our stand-up tournament return for clash of champions. With Rahmein Mostafavi, Wendy Wroblewski, Natalie McGill, Dominic Rivera, Eddie Morrison, Tommy Sinbazo and more. RUMBLE!

January 27
 
Moshe Kasher

Moshe Kasher

Netflix, Problematic on Comedy Central, Another Period, Conan, Showtime

Jan. 31 - Feb. 2
 
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!

February 6
 
Finesse Mitchell

Finesse Mitchell

Showtime special, HBO, Saturday Night Live, Roadies, Shaq's All-Star Comedy Jam

February 7-10
 
Improv Class Graduation

Improv Class Graduation

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

February 12no cover
 
Christian Finnegan

Christian Finnegan
album recording

Shows at 7:30 and 9:45. One of our favorites records his latest album on our stage. From A&E, Netflix, Comedy Central, VH1, The Jim Gaffigan Show, Chappelle's Show and more.

February 14
 
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

February 21-24
 
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
 
Dulcé Sloan

Dulcé Sloan

Rescheduled. DC Improv debut! The Daily Show, Conan, MTV, E! News Daily, NBC Standup Showcase winner

Feb. 28 - March 2
 
Christine Gambito

Christine Gambito: HappySlip LIVE

DC Improv debut! One of YouTube's first stars brings her stand-up show to Washington. Open to ages 13 and older. Showtime 5 p.m.

March 3
 
Bob Marley

Bob Marley

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

March 7-10
 
Michelle Wolf

Michelle Wolf

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

March 14-16
 
Taylor Tomlinson

Taylor Tomlinson

Netflix, Last Comic Standing, The Tonight Show, MTV, Laughs on Fox, Conan.

March 21-24
 
Brendan Schaub

Brendan Schaub

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

March 28-30
 
Brad Williams

Brad Williams

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

April 4-7
 
Erik Griffin

Erik Griffin

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

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
 
D.L. Hughley

DL Hughley

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

April 25-28
 
Michael Blackson

Michael Blackson

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

May 23-26
 
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
 
Chingo Bling

Chingo Bling

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

October 9