Cynthia's Birthday Showcase

Cynthia's Birthday Showcase

Nomad World Pub (map)

It's my birthday and I'll put on a comedy show if I want to.

The New Set

The New Set

Atlas Improv Co. (map)

The New Set: it's the show where you supply topics, they improvise stand-up. Sometimes it's great, sometimes it's... interesting. It's always entertaining!

Comedy at the Cabaret

Comedy at the Cabaret

North Street Cabaret (map)

Lovable local comic, Allie Lindsay, produces and hosts this fantastic stand-up comedy showcase at the sexy North Street Cabaret, which highlights the most talented comics in the Midwest, and beyond!

Tragedy Plus Time Equals Comedy

Tragedy Plus Time Equals Comedy

Nomad World Pub (map)

"...A novel brew of tragedy and comedy. The first act of the event is steeped in grief and pain. The second act is steeped in goofs and cheer." Erik Lorenzsonn, Cap Times

LoveSeat with LeafJoy

LoveSeat with LeafJoy

Nomad World Pub (map)

It's LOVESEAT, the comedy talk show Madison never asked for, with catsexual hosts Margaret LEAF and Elizabeth JOY!

Stand-up Comedy at The Winnebago

Stand-up Comedy at The Winnebago

The Winnebago (map)

Standup at the Winnebago is a new, monthly show on the east side of Madison! It's quickly becoming the place to be to see some of the best local comedians and up-and-coming performers from the Midwest.

The Merge

The Merge

Glass Nickel East (map)

The Merge blends quick-witted club stand-up comedians with Monkey Business Institute's cast of professional improvisers to create a show that gives comedy aficionados the best of both worlds.

Capitol Comedy Hour

Capitol Comedy Hour

Nomad World Pub (map)

Madison’s premier comedy showcase is back for Madison Comedy Week!

Stand-Up Democracy

Stand-Up Democracy

Nomad World Pub (map)

A Stand-up Comedy Election! Four feature comics bring their heat, and compete for an extended encore set. YOU get to pick the winner!

High Concept

High Concept

Nomad World Pub (map)

Pot quiz! What happens when you combine complicated ideas and way too much weed? Education! Maybe.

Fair Trade Comedy Hour

Fair Trade Comedy Hour

Fair Trade Coffee House (map)

This month Fair Trade will be joining up with Madison Comedy Week to bring you one of the dopest lineups ever seen for our monthly showcase featuring comics from Madison, Milwaukee, Green Bay, Minneapolis and Chicago!

Comedy & Poetry Jam

Comedy & Poetry Jam

Cranefield's VFW (map)

Madison's Hottest 🔥 Monthly Comedy & Poetry Jam. Hosted by Comedian Antoine McNeail Bringing the funniest comics & freshest poets to Madison on one stage.

Pursuit of Happiness Session

Pursuit of Happiness Session

McPike Park (map)

A full day of entertainment with two music stages Kanopy Dance and the final two days of Madison Comedy Week. Of Course great food and drink and raffle ticket sales to benefit Centro Hispano.

Subjective: A Comedic Showing

Subjective: A Comedic Showing

Nomad World Pub (map)

Comedic and artistic tastes are subjective. Some people like Bill Burr and Picasso. Others prefer Maria Bamford and Andy Warhol. Milwaukee Comedy and Var Gallery & Studios present Subjective: A Comedic Showing, where the comedians are the artists and their sets, the work of art.

Atlas: Uncharted

Atlas: Uncharted

Atlas Improv Co. (map)

Atlas takes to the stage, the floor, or the entire space to test out new formats and styles of improv and to explore new grounds. So, if you're feeling adventurous, have we got a show for you!

Big Diss Roast Battle

Big Diss Roast Battle

The Rigby Pub & Grill (map)

We're back with the fifth installment of the hottest roast in town! Mark your calendars, because this month is getting leaner and meaner.

Vickie Lynn's Benefit

Vickie Lynn's Benefit

Pig Iron Pub and Grub (map)

Please turn out to help this lovely and hilarious woman!

Mary Mack & Tim Harmston

Mary Mack & Tim Harmston

The Winnebago (map)

After performing nationwide individually for 16 years, this married couple now enjoys appearing as a duet with both staged and impromptu material.

Comedy Night at Camp Tripalindee

Comedy Night at Camp Tripalindee

Camp Trippalindee (map)

Starring
Nina Davis
Nick Ledesma
Rory Rusch (Madison’s Funniest Comic 2019)
Charlie Kojis (Madison’s Funniest Comic 2016)
Line-up Subject to Change
Free (Donations Appreciated)

Don't Tell Madison

Don't Tell Madison

????? (map)

BYOB to a secret location (revealed at noon on the day of the show) and see the best comedians from around the country! You never know who might show up!

Overture's Rising Star Auditions

Overture's Rising Star Auditions

Oveture Center for the Arts (map)

Calling all singers, musicians, poets, comics, dancers and dreamers! Now is your chance. Overture’s Rising Stars is a statewide program aimed to discover, develop and celebrate the wealth of talent in our communities.