Comedy in NOLA

Wed Apr 26

Comedy Gold
House of Blues New Orleans
7:00pm
FREE
Stand-up
American Mess: Comedy & Burlesque
Barcadia New Orleans
8:30pm
FREE
Stand-up
The New Movement Presents
The Dean's List Show
The New Movement
8:30pm
FREE
Improv
Think You're Funny?
Carrollton Station
Signup: 8:00pm / Show: 9:00pm
FREE
Open Mic
The New Movement Presents
Chris & Tami
The New Movement
9:30pm
FREE
Improv
The Harsh Words with Friends Show Presents
Why So Serious? Comedy Open Mic
Lucky's Bar Grill and Laundromat
Signup: 9:00pm / Show: 10:00pm
FREE
Open Mic

Thu Apr 27

Local Uproar Presents
Night Church
Sydney's Saloon
8:30pm
FREE
Stand-up
Comedy Gumbeaux
Howlin' Wolf Den
Signup: 8:00pm / Show: 8:30pm
FREE
Open Mic
Comedy Caberet
Oz New Orleans
10:00pm
FREE
Stand-up

Fri Apr 28

Comedy Fuck Yeah
Dragon's Den
8:30pm
FREE
Stand-up
The New Movement Presents
The Franchise!
The New Movement
9:00pm
$7
Improv

Sat Apr 29

TNM Presents
Go Ahead
The New Movement
7:30pm
FREE
Stand-up
Local Uproar
ALLways Lounge
8:00pm
FREE
Stand-up
Wait, What? - Comedy Show + Drinking Game
Hi-Ho Lounge
8:00pm
FREE
Stand-up

Sun Apr 30

Massive Fraud Presents
NOLA Comedy Hour
Hi-Ho Lounge
Signup: 7:30pm / Show: 8:00pm
FREE
Open Mic
Stand-up or Shut Up
Igor's Buddha Belly Bar & Grill
Signup: 9:30pm / Show: 9:30pm
FREE
Open Mic

Mon May 01

Bear with Me
Twelve Mile Limit
Signup: 8:30pm / Show: 9:00pm
FREE
Open Mic
Comic Strip: Comedy & Burlesque
Siberia
Signup: 9:00pm / Show: 9:30pm
$5
Open Mic
The New Movement Presents
KNOCKOUT!
The New Movement
9:30pm
FREE
Improv

Tue May 02

Young Funny Presents
The Spontaneous Show
bar redux
Signup: 7:30pm / Show: 8:00pm
FREE
Open Mic
Massive Fraud Presents
Comedy Beast
Howlin' Wolf Den
8:30pm
FREE
Stand-up
Comedy Catastrophe
Lost Love Lounge
10:30pm
FREE
Stand-up

New Orleans Comedy News

Comedy Central Specials 2017

Every year, TV station Comedy Central handpicks a dozen or so comedians to film a 30-minute comedy special, filmed at The Civic Theater right here in New Orleans. They just announced the line up for this year, and the shows will tape from Wednes... Posted on 24 March 2017 | 4:11 am

Jon Reaux, 1990-2017

We sadly lost our friend Jon Reaux this week. Jon was a great favourite within the New Orleans comedy community and he will be very sadly missed. Our thoughts are with his family and loved ones, and while there are no details yet as to official services o... Posted on 17 February 2017 | 3:51 pm

Stand Up NOLA 

Stand Up NOLA, the recurring showcase of New Orleans' best stand up comics, returns to the Joy Theatre tonight. The line up includes Tony Frederick, Leon Blanda, Geneva Joy Hughes, Laura Meagher, Alex Luchun and Matt Owens. It's an 8pm show, and tickets c... Posted on 10 February 2017 | 12:10 pm

Comedy shows engage

It's a politically-charged few days coming up, and there are comedy shows all week that reflect this. On Thursday, Night Church goes head to head with Roe v Wade with a fundraiser for the New Orleans Abortion Fund. The show is at Sidney's Saloon (120... Posted on 17 January 2017 | 3:37 pm

Comedy classes come to town

Sometime New Orleans resident and all-the-time hilarious comedian Kristen Becker is in town in early February and is offering locals the chance to learn from her vast comedy experience. Becker is running comedy classes at the New Orleans Healing Center on... Posted on 9 January 2017 | 2:00 am