Comedy Performances in Metro DC Comedians, Improv, Shows

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Hot Hits

Strauss - Ariadne Auf Naxos

The Barns at Wolf Trap
Jul. 19 – 27
Combining slapstick comedy and beautiful music in a competition of “high” and “low” art.

Emmy Blotnick

AMP by Strathmore
Thu. Sep 26
Self-deprecating, incisive, and charming, Emmy Blotnick is a rising star in the comedy world.

Mo Willems & the Storytime All-Stars present: Don’t Let the Pigeon Do Storytime!

The Kennedy Center
Join a Concert Hall Storytime like you’ve never experienced before,

Weird Al Yankovic - The Strings Attached Tour with NSO

Wolf Trap
Tue. Jul 16
Weird Al’s Strings Attached tour is a high-energy rock and comedy production featuring all the hits and classics.

Tiger Style

Olney Theatre Center
Jul. 17 – Aug. 18
An outrageous satire about stereotypes, political correctness.

Murder at the Mansion Dessert Theater: Calamity in Camelot

Kentlands Mansion
Jul. 26 – 28
It’s the merry month of May in Camelot and murder is in the air!

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

Arts Barn
Thru Jul. 20
A wickedly wonderful Chekhovian mashup.

Josh Gondelman

AMP by Strathmore
Sat. Aug 10
Josh Gondelman takes a break from his gig as senior writer on Showtime’s Desus & Mero to take the mic at AMP.

Whose Live Anyway?

Strathmore
Sat. Oct 12
An evening of hilarious improvised comedy and song based on audience suggestions.

The Second City's America; It's Complicated!

The Kennedy Center
Thru Aug. 11
Comedy legends The Second City return to the Kennedy Center with an all-new show.

Sinbad

Strathmore
Fri. Dec 13
Beloved comedian and actor Sinbad has been making audiences laugh for more than three decades.

Freestyle Love Supreme

The Kennedy Center
Jul. 16 – 21
Freestyle Love Supreme is a stage show like no other. MCs, musicians, and beatboxers take the audience on a completely improvised musical ride all based off audience suggestions.

Spotlights

Capital Fringe: Hold the Tomato

Arena Stage
Thru Jul. 27

Capital Fringe: Velvet Determination

Christ United Methodist Church
Thru Jul. 16

Capital Fringe: A Gentleman & a Liar

St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church
Thru Jul. 27

Capital Fringe: How's That Workin' Out for Ya? 2.0

St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church
Thru Jul. 27

Capital Fringe: Flirting Like an American

Westminster Presbyterian Church
Thru Jul. 27

Capital Fringe: American Tranquility

Christ United Methodist Church
Thru Jul. 21

Capital Fringe: The Breakup

St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church
Thru Jul. 27

Capital Fringe: Would You Rather…

Arena Stage
Thru Jul. 27

Capital Fringe: That’s Not How It Happened

St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church
Thru Jul. 21

Capital Fringe: Codependent

St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church
Thru Jul. 27

Capital Fringe: E Pluribus Screw ‘Em

Arena Stage
Thru Jul. 27

Capital Fringe: Intimate Dinner

St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church
Thru Jul. 26
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