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Get Ready! Tig & BYT invite you to the 2018 Edition of The Bentzen Ball Comedy Festival!

We are back October 25-28 in Washington DC

Tig Notaro (duh)
Phoebe Robinson (2 Dope Queens)
Cameron Esposito & Rhea Butcher (Take My Wife)
Amanda Seales (Smart Funny & Black, Insecure)
Michelle Buteau (Late Night Whenever)
and more to be announced soon!

but expect them to bring some special guest boys, like Queer Eye’s
Jonathan Van Ness (!!!) & more

 All-Access Lincoln Theatre 4 day Pass IS SOLD OUT

But you can start buying individual show tickets now!

THURSDAY/FRIDAY/SATURDAY show announcements are incoming!

++Closing Show at Lincoln Theatre!++

The Bentzen Ball Comedy Festival Closing Night!
Tig Notaro
Oct 28th, 2018 / 6:30pm Doors / 8:00pm Show
Lincoln Theatre / 1215 U Street NW

$35 tickets ON SALE NOW
All-Access Lincoln Pass SOLD OUT

Tig Notaro / More TBA!

THURSDAY/FRIDAY/SATURDAY show announcements are incoming!


The July Podcast Studio at Kennedy Center will feature “That’s So Retrograde” and “Employee of the Month” with Catie Lazarus. Individual tickets will be available for sale in early June


Tig’s Netflix Comedy Special “Happy To Be Here” premieres May 22nd, and we cannot wait to see her as FLOTUS alongside Jennifer Aniston’s POTUS soon.

The Awesome 2018 Bentzen Ball Comedy Festival Non-Profit Partner:

Laughs aside, every year Bentzen Ball partners with a non-profit organization to help raise awareness, create content and support a cause we all, as humans, should stand for. It is an integral part of Bentzen Ball’s programming and we take pride in being a true “festival with purpose”. This year’s non-profit partner is Human Rights Watch, an amazing female co-founded organization impacting lives locally and globally.

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