Recurring Shows

Don’t call it an open mic. These shows are for real.

Chuckle’s Comedy House

Chuckles Comedy House hosts big-name national touring acts every single weekend.

Full schedule available at the Chuckle’s Website.

Keep up with the latest shows on their Facebook page.

 

You Look Like a Comedy Show

Tommy Oler & Katrina Coleman host a tournament of roasting with burns like no other.

Keep up with the latest shows on their Facebook page.

 

 

Comma Comedians: Drafts & Laughs

The Comma Comedians signature showcase brings standup, sketch comedy and a few surprises to the Memphis Made Brewery on Cooper every month.

Keep up with the latest shows on their Facebook page.

 

Tuesday Show Comedy

Doug Gillon & Jonny BratsveenĀ host this once-monthly show on the last (usually) Tuesday of every month.

Keep up with the latest shows on their Facebook page.

 

Leftist Comedy Show

Stan Polson and the Memphis Communists take a break from being sectarian to laugh a little. Shows are one Saturday per month at Midtown Crossing Grill.

 

 

Black Nerd Power Comedy Hour

Richard Douglas Jones and Markus Seaberry bring the Black Nerd Power podcast to life with this monthly stand-up showcase.

Keep up with the latest shows on their Facebook page.

 

OUTLoud Showcase at MGLCC

Lisa Michaels hosts the OUTLoud Standup comedy showcase on Fridays and the Memphis Gay & Lesbian Community Center on Cooper Street. Shows usually start at 8 p.m. MGLCC is an alcohol and drug-free environment.

 

Memphis Improv & Sketch Collective

John Hancock and his insane improv troupe make Midtown Crossing Grill a regular crazy place on the last Saturday of every month. Shows feature a stand-up guest slot.

Keep up with the latest shows on their Facebook page.

 

Don’t Be Afraid of the Comedy, Memphis

Created by Josh McLane and now helmed by Kyle Kordsmeier, this once-monthly showcase is the longest-running independent stand-up showcase in Memphis.

Keep up with the latest shows on their Facebook page.

 

Jowa Horn’s Best Damn Nerd Show

The Best Damn Nerd show brings comedy, spoken work, hip hop, freestyle and always a special guest to Rockhouse Live in Midtown on intermittent Sunday evenings.

 

 

Annual Events

The big ones only happen once a year.

Memphis Comedy Festival

The once-a-year festival brings more than 50 out-of-town comics to perform at more than 20 shows, mostly located in midtown.

Get the latest at their website.

 

Memphis Urban Laughs Comedy Festival

The Urban Laughs Comedy Festival is an event that celebrates all forms and aspects of urban comedy. It brings together the finest local, out of town and nationally known comics at one time to showcase their talents, network with one another, and enjoy the beautiful city of Memphis.

Get the latest at their website.

 

Upcoming Events

  • Click's Humpday Comedy Showcase

    August 23, 2017 @ 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
    Clicks, 3705 Malco Crossing # 112, Memphis, TN 38125, United States

    Oscar P hosts the Click's Humpday Comedy Showcase.

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  • Open Mic Comedy!

    August 23, 2017 @ 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm
    Rock House Live Midtown, 2586 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38112, USA

    Comedy night! No cover Drink and food specials! Sign up at 8:30

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  • Smokin' & Jokin'

    August 24, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    6135 Mt Moriah Road Ext, Memphis, TN

    Reggie Jr. hosts this weekly showcase of sketches and standup.

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  • P&H Open Mic Comedy

    August 24, 2017 @ 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
    P & H Cafe, 1532 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN 38104, United States

    Tommy Oler hosts the weekly P&H mic. Sign up at 9, show at 9:30

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