Upcoming Events

  • Jokes That Give Back Presents: City Dogs Rescue & City Kitties

    Wed, Feb. 20, 2019 at 7:00 PM

    Comedians Andie Basto & Gigi Modrich present Jokes That Give Back!: a monthly stand-up comedy show dedicated to supporting charities in the DMV and beyond. This month's ch...

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  • Kyle Dunnigan from Inside Amy Schumer and Comedy Central

    Thu, Feb. 21, 2019 at 7:00 PM to Sat, Feb. 23, 2019 at 9:00 PM

    Most recently Kyle Dunnigan earned an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Music and Lyrics for the song “Girl You Don’t Need Makeup,” for his work on Inside Amy Schumer on Co...

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  • Broadway Show hosted by Franqi French

    Thu, Feb. 21, 2019 at 8:45 PM

    $5 Online and $10 at the DOOR!! Broad Way "Broad Way" is a new variety show featuring standup, music and sketches. This show provides some of the best entertainment offered in the...

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  • Attack of the Comics Comedy Show

    Fri, Feb. 22, 2019 at 10:45 PM

    Drafthouse Comedy Presents Attack of the Comics: DC's longest running Stand-up Open Mic. We showcase the real. Seasoned Comics need to work things out. Young Comics need to w...

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  • Three Guys On Presents "Saturday Night Comedy Showcase"

    Sat, Feb. 23, 2019 at 10:45 PM

    FREE SHOW! Every Saturday Night from 10:45PM- 12:15AM Come check out local comics on the rise as they test new material. A fun evening for everyone! Hosted by Three Guys On

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    Artists Performing:
    • Andy Kline
    • Randolph Terrance
  • F.O.E. Comedy Showcase

    Wed, Feb. 27, 2019 at 8:00 PM

    The Funny over everything comedy showcase. Gives you a diverse standup comedy extravaganza. Comics from all different backgrounds will show thru all things in life it’s “funny over eve...

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  • Speechless: The Ultimate Improvisational Gauntlet

    Thu, Feb. 28, 2019 at 7:00 PM

    Speechless: The Ultimate Improvisational Gauntlet Since 2013, Speechless has been selling out shows at comedy clubs and conferences all over the country and the world. Armed only with a laser poin...

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  • Sasheer Zamata from UCB, SNL and "Pursuit of Sexiness"

    Fri, Mar. 1, 2019 at 7:00 PM to Sat, Mar. 2, 2019 at 9:00 PM

    Zamata has wowed audiences with her impressions of Michelle Obama, Rihanna and Solange Knowles and her recurring character Janelle, a naïve teenager with a dance vlog. After graduating from th...

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    Artists Performing:
    • Sasheer Zamata
  • The House Band Sketch Group LIVE at Drafthouse Comedy in DC

    Sun, Mar. 3, 2019 at 7:30 PM

    The House Band is back for another hour of sketch comedy. Yelling. Crying. Laughing. Uncomfortable Moments. Physicality. More Laughing. What better way to spend a Sunday N...

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  • Three Guys On LIVE!

    Thu, Mar. 7, 2019 at 7:30 PM to Thu, Apr. 4, 2019 at 7:30 PM

    On the first Thursday of every month, catch the guys from the acclaimed Three Guys On podcast, live! Hosts Randolph Terrance and Andy Kline bring you their favorite comics from the DC area, including ...

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    Artists Performing:
    • Andy Kline
    • Randolph Terrance
  • Chris Distefano from Comedy Central's "Size 38 Waist" and History Hyenas

    Fri, Mar. 8, 2019 at 7:00 PM to Sat, Mar. 9, 2019 at 9:00 PM

    Chris Distefano is an actor and comedian based in New York. You can catch Chris starring in the IFC series Benders, co-hosting Ultimate Beastmaster on Netflix, on his webseries Bay Ridge Boys, ...

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    Artists Performing:
    • Chris DiStefano
  • EXACTLY 67 MINUTES WITH AN UNSTABLE AMERICAN MUSICIAN

    Sun, Mar. 10, 2019 at 2:00 PM

    EXACTLY 67 MINUTES WITH AN UNSTABLE AMERICAN MUSICIAN Join jazz comedian and former Creative Director of Radio City Music Hall Jeffrey Ernstoff for hilarious insider stories of work...

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  • Matt Braunger from Advice From a Dipshit, MADtv and the Tonight Show

    Fri, Mar. 15, 2019 at 7:00 PM to Sat, Mar. 16, 2019 at 9:00 PM

    Matt Braunger was raised in Portland, Oregon. A headlining comedian since 2007 and an actor since childhood, Matt studied theater in New York and improvisation in Chicago. Matt&r...

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  • Drafthouse Comedy Level 2 Sketch Writing & Live Audience Performance

    Tue, Mar. 19, 2019 at 7:00 PM to Mon, Sep. 9, 2019 at 7:00 PM

    Prerequisite - Completion of Level 1 Sketch Writing within previous year.   This course is geared towards writing for and putting up shows with a shorter deadline.  Assignments will...

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  • Nick Thune from Seeso, Netflix and Comedy Central at Drafthouse Comedy in DC

    Thu, Mar. 21, 2019 at 7:00 PM to Sat, Mar. 23, 2019 at 9:00 PM

    Nick Thune, comedian / actor, hails from the Great Northwest (Seattle), where he spent his early years growing up. Nick's absurdist view and deadpan wit combined with the soothing lull of h...

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    Artists Performing:
    • Nick Thune
  • The Magic of DC

    Sun, Apr. 7, 2019 at 1:00 PM

    The Magic of DC THREE mindblowing perfomances in this weekend!! CHRIS MICHAEL: Chris Michael is a comedy magician with a great personality that will leave you absolutely am...

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  • Drafthouse Comedy Level 1 Sketch Writing and Live Audience Performance

    Mon, Apr. 8, 2019 at 7:00 PM to Tue, Oct. 8, 2019 at 7:00 PM

    Sketch Comedy has been the cornerstone for comedy creativity for many years, including Late Night talk shows, SNL, Monty Python, MadTV, and more. Join us for our Level 1 Sketch Writing course w...

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  • DC Comedy Festival Presents: Eddie Bryant

    Thu, Apr. 11, 2019 at 9:30 PM

    The 2nd Annual DC Comedy Festival is in full effect. Come join us for another great year of shows. This year DC Drafthouse Comedy Theatre will be one of our featured Venues. ...

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    Artists Performing:
    • Eddie Bryant
  • Chad Daniels from "I Need You To Kill", "As Is" and "Footprints On The Moon" at Drafthouse Comedy

    Fri, Apr. 12, 2019 at 7:00 PM to Sat, Apr. 13, 2019 at 9:00 PM

    With over 700 million streams of his four albums to date, Chad Daniels is one of the most listened to comics you’ve never heard of. Hailing from Fergus Falls, MN, Chad is one of only 13 c...

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  • Guy Branum from Chelsea Lately, MTV and E! at Drafthouse Comedy in DC

    Fri, Apr. 19, 2019 at 7:00 PM to Sat, Apr. 20, 2019 at 9:00 PM

    Guy Branum is the creator and host of truTV’s Talk Show The Game Show, a hilarious mashup of two beloved television formats that pits comedians and celebrities against each other for the ...

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    Artists Performing:
    • Guy Branum
  • Mo Mandel from Comedy Central's "Corporate", and NBC's "Free Agents" at Drafthouse Comedy in DC

    Fri, Apr. 26, 2019 at 7:00 PM to Sat, Apr. 27, 2019 at 9:00 PM

    Mo Mandel has been on fire on all fronts. Along with making recent appearances on CBS’S hit show, 2 BROKE GIRLS, and COMEDY CENTRAL’S new sitcom, CORPORATE, Mo just released his first ...

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    Artists Performing:
    • Mo Mandel
  • Funnymaine's Off the Couch Spring Tour

    Thu, May. 2, 2019 at 7:00 PM

    FunnyMaine is a lifetime class clown and a professional comedian since 2005. He exited to a standing ovation after his first ever performance at the University of Alabama Birmingham. His talent has ta...

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  • Leonard Ouzts from Conan, Wild n Out and Set it Up

    Fri, May. 10, 2019 at 7:00 PM to Sat, May. 11, 2019 at 9:00 PM

    Leonard Ouzts is a distinct rising voice in the world of stand up comedy. A native of South Carolina, his southern upbringing shaped his down to earth, observational comedic style. Leonard was ...

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    Artists Performing:
    • Leonard Ouzts
  • Story + Party: True Dating Stories

    Tue, May. 21, 2019 at 7:00 PM to Wed, May. 22, 2019 at 7:00 PM

    At Story Party you will hear true dating stories that will make you feel better because it could be worse. Story Party has toured over 50 countries because the dating struggle is real, worldwide. ...

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  • Greg Fitzsimmons from Netflix, Comedy Central and Sirius/XM at Drafthouse Comedy

    Fri, May. 24, 2019 at 7:00 PM to Sat, May. 25, 2019 at 9:00 PM

    Mixing an incisive wit with scathing sarcasm, Greg Fitzsimmons has achieved success as a stand-up, an Emmy Award winning writer, and host on TV, radio and his own podcast. Greg is host of ...

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    Artists Performing:
    • Greg Fitzsimmons
  • Jacob Williams from NBC's "America's Got Talent" and MTV's "Wild n' Out" at Drafthouse Comedy in DC

    Fri, May. 31, 2019 at 7:00 PM to Sat, Jun. 1, 2019 at 9:00 PM

    Jacob Williams' witty comedy follows his misadventures through the worlds of dating, day jobs and dining alone. In 2012, Jacob made his national television debut as a stand-up comedian on &...

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    Artists Performing:
    • Jacob Williams
  • Kellen Erskine from Amazon's " Inside Jokes", NBC and TBS at Drafthouse Comedy in DC

    Fri, Sep. 20, 2019 at 7:00 PM to Sat, Sep. 21, 2019 at 9:00 PM

    Kellen Erskine recently made his late-night debut on Conan, and was featured on season 7 of NBC's America's Got Talent. On January 24th, 2019, you can catch him on ABC’s Jimm...

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    Artists Performing:
    • Kellen Erskine
  • Janelle James from Comedy Central, HBO, BET and Chris Rock's Total Blackout Tour at Drafthouse Comedy in DC

    Fri, Oct. 4, 2019 at 7:00 PM to Sat, Oct. 5, 2019 at 9:00 PM

    Janelle is a Caribbean-born comedian and writer. Being named a 2016 New Face for the world renowned Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal, Janelle is preparing to light the comedy wo...

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