Free Stuff December!

It’s the Holidays if you haven’t noticed! Since December is all about giving, Milwaukee Comedy is giving away prizes, give-a-ways and free stuff at every show this month! You could win some awesome swag like t-shirts, buttons, candy, even a beer or FREE tickets and more! Yippee! Free Stuff! All you have to do is […]

One Day Sale!

Milwaukee Comedy Festival ONE DAY SALE! All single tickets July 10th only $10! Tickets are $18 at the door, you save $8 but still get all the laughs! Limited VIP Passes only $45! A VIP Lanyard that gives you priority access to all 8 shows, plus 4 Kick off Events and a surprise gift! *One […]

30 Minutes or Less

The Variety Hour Half Hour is a funny show with a funny name. It’s an all new live show featuring a late-night talk show format including live music, sketch comedy, interviews and videos – and it’s about an hour if you see it live. The first one was a big hit on May 24th, and […]

Choice Comedy

You’ve got a variety of standup comedy to choose from this weekend.  First, there’s the Milwaukee Standup Comedy Showcase, which pretty much speaks for itself. It’s presented by the Caste of Killers Comedy Collective and features some of the best talent gathered from months of open mics and other venues. Scheduled performers include: Eric Thorson, the emcee […]

Homegrown: Another View

Not to be outdone by the ocular gimmickry of recently released blockbusters “Iron Man 3” and “The Great Gatsby,” Milwaukee’s improv troupe Homegrown Electric Circus is coming out in 3D this week. “Homegrown Electric Circus’ 3D Spectacular” is what you’ll see at 7 p.m., Saturday, May 18, at ComedySportz, 420 S. 1st St. From Facebook: “You’ll be sure to do […]

Starry Telling

OK, so while storytelling isn’t always necessarily comedy, we know of enough Milwaukee comedy talent involved with Ex Fabula to suspect that the season finale All Stars event will be one of many places for laughter Thursday. From Facebook:  “Audiences heard these stellar storytellers at Ex Fabula’s StorySlams at the Times Cinema in Washington Heights, at Stonefly […]

Game for Comedy Thursday?

Milwaukee had better be in the mood for a whole lot of comedy Thursday night, not the least of which is the Comedy Arcade. The monthly show – 7:30 p.m., at the Arcade Theatre, 161 W. Wisconsin Ave., lower level – features genuine Milwaukee stand-up comedy and a brand-new improv act called No Dice. From the website: “No Dice will take you […]

Auf Wiedersehen, Adieu

Musicals tend to be emotional affairs anyway. Expect it to be all the more so at the May show of The Improvised Musical. Because T.I.M. will be saying so long to one of its ensemble, that’s why. From Facebook: “Main Stage cast member Jordan Gwiazdowski is moving to New York at the end of this month! […]

The Mother-load Breakdown!

It’s Mother’s Day Weekend! Check out some comedy and bring your Mom! Retro Comedy Night, Saturday, May 11 features a ton of laughs including stand up from Sarah Connor, sketch comedy with Broadminded Comedy, and of course the Retro Comedy Show – a classic sitcom performed live on stage! The show starts at 8 p.m., […]

Let’s Be Frank, By George!

Milwaukee has quickly become the go-to place for big name performers and comedy acts the last few years. But it’s not too often that one of these top notch names comes to town for a big show AND offers a FREE hands-on workshop at The UC as well. Comedy legend Frank Ferrante will present an […]