No. Thank YOU, broadminded.

Even as Milwaukee’s sketch comedy scene grows, the local deans of the genre continue to raise the bar. Broadminded comedy performed again in the Milwaukee Comedy Festival (as they have for every one of the nine annual events. And they’re cooking up another course of belly-busting humor just in time for the Macy’s parade and the […]

Plan on Variety Hour Saturday

If you think you’ve got something better to do Saturday night in Milwaukee, it’s only because you don’t already know about the Variety Hour Happy Hour. Two points on that: Where have you been? Get ready to change your plans. Variety is the key here. It’s a comedy show with sketches and stand-up and music […]

Retro Comedy, localized TV sitcom

So the deal is that no one who knows is supposed to talk about which popular TV sitcom from the ‘70s, ‘80s or ‘90s will have an episode staged live at Milwaukee’s Arcade Theatre for Retro Comedy Night. The idea is to surprise comedy-goers with one of their favorite shows from back when and to […]

A Summer Comedy Tour

After 6 months of winter, it sure does sond like a good idea to start the summer.  What better way than with two of the hottest rising stars in the comedy scene today? Josh Fadem and Johnny Pemberton are making their way into the Cream City on June 21st at The Underground Collaborative for there […]

Introducing the Milwaukee Comedy Podcast!

Say hello to the all new Milwaukee Comedy Podcast! We won’t actually hear you say hello, but, c’mon, it’s fun! In our very first episode (Yippie!) Host Greg Bach interviews Founder and Producer of Milwaukee Comedy and the Milwaukee Comedy Festival, Matt Kemple. Check it out and finally get the answer to hard hitting questions like […]

Comedy Events Calendar Updated!

Alright folks – this is a great time to be living in Milwaukee and surrounding areas!  The Comedy Event Calendar has been updated with all the weekly comedy events we can find, along with plenty of special events, great comedy at the Alchemist Theatre, and comedy club info. A quick glance at upcoming events shows DOZENS of […]

Some Changes as You Can See

Well, if you haven’t noticed some alterations to the website today, you don’t visit nearly often enough! We are working very hard to make some much needed improvements to the way the site looks and functions. One thing new is the full calender listing we’ve added (you can click on the link above to check […]

Something Funny is Going on Around Here…

Hey there folks!  Milwaukee Comedy is getting some big updates in the coming months.  We want to be the place to find shows, special events, exclusive offers and information on all things comedy in the Greater Milwaukee area. You can expect to see more regular web site updates, more comedy events, interviews with the funniest […]

Wes and The Stand-up at Mikey’s

Across from Cathedral Square Park and just a few feet from Louise’s and Real Chili sits Mikeys, a restaurant and lounge offering a variety of food and cocktail options, in a comfortable, classy setting. Inside of Mikey’s is the Skylight Room, and there, almost one-year ago, local comedian Wes Shaver started The Stand-up at Mikey’s […]