Thursday, June 1
7PM – Batshit Filipino Cinema!
A clip show of crazy Filipino grindhouse knock-offs… I’m pretty sure you’ll see one of our favorites, Weng Weng, make an appearnace here.
8PM – W is War
(1983, Willy Milan)
In a dystopian future not at all similar to the one depicted in Mad Max, Agent W is a one-man army that must take on slew of opium smugglers with awesome names like Nosfero, Pendragon, & Voltar, in one of the zaniest action flicks ever to come out of the Philippines!
Friday, June 2
Broken Lizard member and Super Troopers breakout Jay Chandrasekhar does standup comedy when not appearing at film screenings or writing memoirs. -Matt Byrne
also June 3
Saturday, June 3
For the sixth year in a row Story District takes over the 9:30 Club for a Pride themed story telling session. Expect to laugh, cry, etc. -Kaylee Dugan
Sunday, June 4
Great venue. Great local comedy. Great way to close the weekend.
Monday, June 5
No one brings people together like David Lynch. -Kaylee Dugan
Thursday, June 8
Do you like Bad Santa 2? Do you like Adam DeVine’s House Party? Then you definitely like Jenny Zigrino. -Kaylee Dugan
Friday, June 9
W. Kamau Bell rules, he’s the host of like six different podcasts as well as the CNN documentary series United Shades of America, which picks up where his provocative series Totally Biased, left off. Oh and he’s one of the best comics working today. -Matt Byrne
Saturday, June 10
Chris Gethard’s podcast, Beautiful/Anonymous, pits the acclaimed comic/talk show host/writer/etc. up against an anonymous caller, for an intimate, sometimes troubling, sometimes inspirational conversation. Live recordings of the show up the stakes further, making for an unforgettably weird experience for all involved. -Matt Byrne
NYC via Chicago comic Liza Treyger is one of the most effortlessly gifted comics you’ll ever see live. Her smart, subversive comedy is cloaked in a guise of faux ignorance and joyful meanness. Liza’s the best. -Matt Byrne
Wednesday, June 14
Thursday, June 15
SNL news cohost Michael Che’s live performances offer a sharper, more provocative take on the political commentary and topical jokes he’s been known for behind the desk. -Matt Byrne
Friday, June 16
Host of Comedy Central’s Not Safe with Nikki Glaser (as well as Nikki & Sara Live), Nikki Glaser, is an extremely hardworking and super funny comic who you should make a point to see live whenever possible. -Matt Byrne
also June 17 and 18
Saturday, June 17
Named an LA Comedian to Watch in 2017, Marcella Arguello is no stranger to “next big thing” status, and for good reason. She’s incredibly funny and a huge personality, with a cutting take on all things provocative, both personal and political. -Matt Byrne
also June 16
Sunday, June 18
John Mulaney’s taking his new show, Kid Gorgeous, on the road this summer, selling out huge venues in underserved markets from Portland, ME to Scottsdale, AZ. Mulaney’s never been hotter, this is his first standup tour following the acclaimed Broadway run of Oh, Hello!, with fellow megatalent Nick Kroll. -Matt Byrne
also June 19
Wednesday, June 21
Comedy for weirdos.
Thursday, June 22
The classic text by the Italian poet gets a re-imagined makeover by this drag superstar for a fabulous evening of laughs, smart mouthed puppets and burlesque dance!
There’s a reason why all of these shows are sold out.
Saturday, June 24
Welcome to Awkward Sex… and the City. Come watch some of finest comedic storytellers relive their most embarrassing sexual experiences on stage just for your pleasure. Who doesn’t want to watch a bunch of ridiculously talented and sexy ladies make you laugh about their awkward sexual experiences? Kinky.
Tuesday, June 27
A (totally real and functioning) time machine has gone haywire, and famous people throughout history are being transported through time to the Dupont Underground. What happens when historical figures share a stage? They burn each other with hilarious jokes, just like the roasts you’ve seen on TV. Watch some of DC’s favorite local comics get into character (and costume) to play the roles of history’s most famous figures — from musicians and scientists to emperors and warlords — and roast each other right in front of you. The jokes might be mean, but they’re never too soon.
Wednesday, June 28
Friday, June 30