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    Face Off

    Presented by ImprovBoston at ImprovBoston Theatre, Cambridge

    May 3 - December 20, 2014

    Face Off is the fastest, highest energy competitive improv show in Boston. New England's best comedians battle for your laughter and applause in a comedic duel to the death. Two teams enter: one tastes the sweet nectar of victory and takes home the coveted Cheapest Trophy in the World (trademark pending); the other eats their dust in an agonizingly hilarious defeat. Face Off presents fast-paced ...more


    The Donkey Show

    Presented by American Repertory Theater at OBERON, Cambridge

    June 18, 2010 - Ongoing

    Tony Award-winner Diane Paulus's celebrated smash hit The Donkey Show brings you the ultimate disco experiencea crazy circus of mirror balls and feathered divas, of roller...more

    Vanity Project

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum Theater, Boston

    April 13, 2011 - Ongoing

    Improv Asylum founders/original cast members Chet Harding and Norm Laviolette join Artistic Director Jeremy Brothers, as well as alums and special guests to perform two extended sets of...more

    Afternoon Delight

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum Theater, Boston

    July 6, 2002 - Ongoing

    Afternoon Delight is a hilarious, fully improvised, two-act show that’ll leave you wanting more. Actors from the Main Stage Show cast join alumni and NXT company actors to create...more

    Dick Doherty's Comedy Den 7 Nites A Week Boston's Funniest Comedy

    Presented by Dick Doherty's Comedy Den at Dick Doherty's Comedy Den below Howl at the Moon, Boston

    June 25, 2011 - Ongoing

    26 years Boston Most Fun Comedy Club, Boston's Only Full Service, 7 Nights A Week Comedy Club.18+ National headliners are joined by Boston's next superstars. Dane Cook had a show here every Fri...more

    Main Stage Show

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum Theater, Boston

    May 15, 2013 - Ongoing

    Improv Asylum's new mainstage show combines Improv Asylum's signature audience-inspired improvisation with written sketches to deliver a night of laughs. It features improvised scenes and...more

    House Teams

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum Theater, Boston

    May 31, 2013 - Ongoing

    Improv Asylum's House Teams are where students and alums of our Training Center get together to present some of the freshest faces in Boston Comedy.

    Every Tuesday, teams of students...more

    Raunch

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum Theater, Boston

    October 21, 2014 - Ongoing

    Saturday nights at midnight, Improv Asylum gathers members of the Main Stage, NXT and alums together to perform some adults-only improv that needs to be seen to be believed!


    The Show Against Humanity

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum Theater, Boston

    October 21, 2014 - Ongoing

    Based on the party game, Cards against Humanity, this show has Main Stage actors, alum and special guests doing some of the most politically-incorrect, just plain "wrong" scenes...more

    The Sunday Night Show

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum Theater, Boston

    November 24, 2014 - Ongoing

    Come finish up your weekend with us. The Sunday Night Show features a blend of improv and new sketches each week. No rules and definitely never the same show twice. Members of the Main...more

    The Booby Trap

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum Theater, Boston

    October 21, 2014 - Ongoing

    Work all weekend and feel like there is nothing to do on "your Saturday"? Come down to Improv Asylum and party like you only have to brunch the next day! Featuring two shows for the...more

    Studio 40

    Presented by ImprovBoston at ImprovBoston Theatre, Cambridge

    October 3, 2014 - December 18, 2015

    Studio Teams are independent improv ensembles from the Boston Area who have been hand-selected by ImprovBoston to showcase regularly in the IB Studio Theater, OH! Oh! Studio! They are...more

    King Richard's Faire

    Presented by King Richard's Faire

    September 5 - October 25, 2015

     King Richard's Faire, New England's largest and longest-running Renaissance Festival, announces its 2015 season, to run September 5th hrough October 25, 2015 on weekends and Monday...more

    ComedySportz Boston

    Presented by New England Fun at Davis Square Theatre, Somerville

    August 8, 2014 - June 27, 2015

    ComedySportz Boston is the fast-paced, family-friendly improv comedy played as a sport. Every show is driven by audience suggestions, and you pick the winners, so no two matches are alike....more

    Boston Pride presents Fortune Feimster

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    June 13, 2015

     Fortune Feimster made her national TV debut in 2010 on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, where she finished as a semi-finalist. That same year she was selected to perform in the New Faces...more

    Chris Hardwick

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    May 1, 2015

     Chris Hardwick is a stand-up comedian, chart-topping podcaster, television personality, contributor for Wired magazine, and creative head of the multiplatform media behemoth known as Nerdist...more

    Lily Tomlin

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    April 25, 2015

    Lily Tomlin, one of America’s foremost comedians, continues to venture across an ever-widening range of media, starring in television, theater, motion pictures, animation, and video....more

    Hannibal Buress

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    April 17, 2015

    Hannibal Buress is widely known for having an “irresistible” comedic presence that lands squarely between “cerebral and swagger,” (New York Times). Buress, the 2012...more

    The Muse and Morros: 30 Years of Revolutionary Comedy Remastered

    Presented by ArtsEmerson at The Jackie Liebergott Black Box at the Paramount Center, Boston

    March 11 - March 29, 2015

    The three-man comic hurricane returns to Boston celebrating their 30th Anniversary as the most prominent Chicano-Latino performance troupe in the country. From Southern California, master...more

    The Muse and Morros: 30 Years of Revolutionary Comedy Remastered

    Presented by ArtsEmerson at The Jackie Liebergott Black Box at the Paramount Center, Boston

    March 11 - March 29, 2015

    The three-man comic hurricane returns to Boston celebrating their 30th Anniversary as the most prominent Chicano-Latino performance troupe in the country. From Southern California, master...more

    Dishing With The Divas: A Musical Comedy

    Presented by Citi Performing Arts Center at Citi Shubert Theatre, Boston

    March 27, 2015

    The high-energy performance surrounds the final live studio broadcast of the hit talk show “GIRL TALK” on WPMS radio. The two radio hosts and their most popular regular guest, sex...more

    Sinbad

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    March 27, 2015

    Actor and comedian Sinbad arrived on the comedy scene with a “ hit’em in the face” style of comedy that has kept audiences laughing for over the past two decades. He freely...more

    Jay Leno

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, Worcester

    March 22, 2015

    This performance includes live music on the Mighty Wurlitzer before the show!

    Acclaimed TV late night show host, admired stand-up comedian, best-selling children’s book author,...more

    The Golden Girls LIVE: The Lost Reunion Episode

    Presented by Peter Mac, LLC at Jacques Underground, Boston

    January 9 - March 21, 2015

    Audiences loved the long-running NBC sitcom The Golden Girls, tuning in weekly to laugh at the often bawdy antics and hilarious quips of geriatric roomies Dorothy, Blanche, Rose and Sophia. The...more

    Steven Wright

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    March 20, 2015

    Academy Award winning, Emmy- and Grammy-nominated comedian Steven Wright continually sells out theaters internationally with his skewed comedic view of the...more

    Sherlock Jr. featuring Buster Keaton

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, Worcester

    March 15, 2015

    This performance includes live music on the Mighty Wurlitzer before the show!

    Widely regarded as one of the most visually inventive silent comedies ever made, Sherlock Jr. offers...more

    Brian Regan

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, Worcester

    March 15, 2015

    This performance includes live music on the Mighty Wurlitzer before the show!

    Brian Regan has distinguished himself as one of the premier comedians in the country. Brian’s non-stop...more

    Tom Cotter

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    February 28, 2015

    With a burst of energy, Tom Cotter has taken the comedy scene by storm this year as a finalist on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent.” Tom’s other television credits include...more

    Corey Holcomb

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    February 28, 2015

    Corey hit his first open mic in 1992 when Adele Givens called him to the stage. He was a smashing success and has been a full-time comedian ever since. He has taken top honors at the Miller...more

    Ralphie May

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    February 27, 2015

    Voted one of Variety’s “10 Comics to Watch” in 2008, Ralphie May has filmed a record-setting three separate 1-hour Comedy Central Specials in the past three consecutive years,...more

    Adam DeVine

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    February 22, 2015

     Adam Devine is quickly becoming one of the most sought after young comedians and actors in the comedy world. Devine is best known as a co-creator, writer, and star of the hit Comedy Central...more

    Frank Caliendo

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    February 21, 2015

    Comedian, actor, and impressionist Frank Caliendo has been making people laugh his entire life. He is best known for his impressions of famous actors Morgan Freeman, Al Pacino, Robin Williams and...more

    Rita Rudner

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    February 18, 2015

     One of the country’s top comedians and a New York Times bestselling author, Rita Rudner is also an award-winning television personality, screenwriter, playwright, Broadway dancer, and...more

    Toying with Science

    Presented by Leventhal-Sidman JCC at Leventhal-Sidman JCC, Newton Centre

    February 16, 2015

    Discover the fascinating and fun world of science! This action packed show is filled with circus skills, mime, comedy, original music, and plenty of audience participation. Held at the...more

    Craig Ferguson

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    February 14, 2015

    Craig Ferguson entered the world of late night comedy following a diverse and eclectic career that encompasses film, television and the stage. On December...more

    Bill Cosby

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    February 8, 2015

    One of America’s most beloved comedians of all time, Bill Cosby has captivated generations of fans with his comedy routines, iconic albums and best selling books including Fatherhood....more

    Bill Cosby

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, Worcester

    February 6, 2015

    One of the most beloved comedians of all time, Bill Cosby has captivated generations of fans with his comedy routines, iconic albums and bestselling books including Fatherhood. His comedy...more

    Murder Most Medieval

    Presented by Mystery Cafe and New England Fun

    September 13, 2014 - January 31, 2015

    The world famous Mystery Café cordially invites you to attend a Medieval banquet in honor of Sir Lancelittle’s return to court! Party like it’s 1399 with a zany cast of...more

    Demetri Martin

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    January 31, 2015

    Demetri Martin started doing stand-up comedy in New York City at the end of the 20th Century. Later, he became a writer at Late Night with Conan O’Brien and then a regular performer...more

    Pauly Shore

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    January 30, 2015

    For over two decades, Pauly Shore has been an iconic figure in show business in front of the camera, and for the last 10 years, behind the scenes with multiple producer, director, and creator...more

    Gabriel Iglesias

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    January 21 - January 23, 2015

    Gabriel Iglesias is one of America’s most successful stand-up comedians and he performs in sold-out concerts across the United States and Internationally. His stand-up comedy is a mixture of...more

    Massmouth Story Slam

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim, Cambridge

    January 19, 2015

    What is a Story Slam? A story slam is a contest of stories on a set theme by known and undiscovered talent. Themes are posted on our events pages (www.massmouth.org) and story slammers sign up on...more

    Annual Comedy Night at JCC in Newton

    Presented by Leventhal-Sidman JCC at Leventhal-Sidman JCC, Newton Centre

    January 17, 2015

    Comedians Tony V, Dan Naturman and Dan Crohn headline the annual comedy cabaret at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton on Saturday, January 17 at 8pm....more

    Ladies of Laughter: Funny & Fabulous

    Presented by TCAN - The Center for Arts in Natick at The Center for Arts in Natick, Natick

    January 16, 2015

    Ladies of Laughter is the biggest platform for women in comedy. Before 1992, Mary Jo Wobker was instrumental in giving countless women their start in stand-up comedy. After her sudden death, her...more

    Sebastian Maniscalco

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    January 16, 2015

    “What’s Wrong With People?” asks Sebastian Maniscalco in his hilarious new hit stand-up special airing on Showtime and available on DVD nationwide on March 27th. In...more

    Open Mic

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim, Cambridge

    January 13, 2015

     Open Mic


    Bill Bellamy

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    January 10, 2015

    Using his experiences growing up in Newark, Bill Bellamy started doing stand-up while he was a student at Rutgers University. He quickly discovered how much he enjoyed making people laugh,...more

    R-Rated Hypnotist Frank Santos Jr.

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    January 9, 2015

    Frank Santos Jr. has been amazing audiences for over a decade. His spectacular display of mind-bending antics can turn any skeptic into a fan. His act is always fresh, energetic, and unique - no...more

    Patton Oswalt

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    January 7, 2015

    Patton has shot four TV specials and four critically acclaimed albums, including his latest Finest Hour on September 20th, 2011 which just received a Grammy nomination for “Best...more

    Open Mic

    Presented by Club Passim at Club Passim, Cambridge

    January 6, 2015

    Open Mic 


    Circo Comedia

    Presented by Leventhal-Sidman JCC at Leventhal-Sidman JCC, Newton Centre

    January 4, 2015

    Get ready for unpredictable thrills, side-splitting comedy and daredevil stunts at Circo Comedia starring Jean Saucier & Patrick Côté from Montreal. They will perform acrobatic...more

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