Comedy Performances in Metro DC Comedians, Improv, Shows

Find Comedy in DC including stand-up, improv, comedy troupes and theatre from national and local comedians.


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Hot Hits

David Sedaris

Strathmore
Wed. Apr 3
Sedaris is one of today’s most observant writers addressing the human condition, which he details hilariously in his latest book, Calypso, described as beach reading for people who detest beaches.

Brian Regan

The Kennedy Center
Mar. 21 – 22
Critics, fans, and fellow comedians agree: Brian Regan is one of the most respected comedians in the country.

Lewis Black

Strathmore
Sun. Apr 14
Lewis Black uses his trademark style of comedic yelling and animated finger-pointing to skewer anything and anyone that gets under his skin.

Ken Ludwig's A Comedy of Tenors

Olney Theatre Center
Apr. 10 – May. 12
The Tony Award®-winning playwright of Lend Me a Tenor is back with another farce set on the precipice of a big concert in 1936 Paris.

Shear Madness

The Kennedy Center
Thru Jun. 19
Set in present-day Georgetown, Shear Madnessengages locals and visitors alike as armchair detectives to help solve the scissor-stabbing murder of a famed concert pianist who lives above the Shear Madness unisex hairstyling salon.

Jay Leno

The Kennedy Center
Fri. Apr 26
One night only! Recipient of the Kennedy Center's 2014 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor Jay Leno returns to the Kennedy Center.

Alan Cumming: Legal Immigrant

Strathmore
Wed. Apr 24
The set list for Alan Cumming’s provocative new concert show is as eclectic and idiosyncratic as Cumming himself.

Jonathan Van Ness and Friends

The Kennedy Center
Fri. Mar 1
Television personality, Emmy® nominee, and hairstylist to the stars, Jonathan Van Ness makes his Kennedy Center debut.

Spotlights

Laugh Index Theatre Presents: Three’s Comedy

DC Arts Center (DCAC)
May. 2 – 16

IVY League: Fabulously Funny Females

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Fri. Mar 8

The Migrant by Richard C. Washer

1st Stage Theatre
Wed. Mar 20

Lewis Black

Strathmore
Sun. Apr 14

Jay Leno

The Kennedy Center
Fri. Apr 26

Ken Ludwig's A Comedy of Tenors

Olney Theatre Center
Apr. 10 – May. 12

The Migrant by Richard C. Washer

Arts Club of Washington
Tue. Mar 19
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