About/FAQ

 

Sacramento Comedy Spot is Sacramento’s only comedy club featuring improv, stand-up, podcasts, and sketch comedy shows six nights a week. We also have the largest comedy school in Northern California, featuring classes in long-form improv, sketch comedy, stand-up, and short-form improv.

 

 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

What types of shows can I see at the Comedy Spot?
The Sacramento Comedy Spot features a wide variety of comedic styles, including improv and sketch comedy formats made famous in Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York, as well as stand-up comedy. Our stage is home to many local celebrity and amateur performers, and often hosts national headlining acts. There is no minimum age requirement to see shows at the Comedy Spot, though the adult nature of some content is geared towards those ages 17+. Please check our calendar for upcoming shows and events.

 

Do you have a logo I can use for my flyer?
Yes, please only use one of the following logos.
Black Horizontal
Black Vertical
White Horizontal
White Vertical

 

Do you have groups sales?
For sure! We love large groups! We will give you a discount when you have a group of 12 or more. Email us with your group information and we will get the ball rolling: lara@saccomedyspot.com

 

Are you on Facebook, Twitter, Yelp?
Yes. Yes. Yes.
Facebook Fan Page
Twitter
Instagram
Yelp

 

Do you accept credit cards?
We do accept all major credit cards. You can buy tickets in advance for most shows online. Go to our calendar and click on the show you want to see for a description and the option to buy tickets in advance.

 

Can I rent the Sacramento Comedy Spot for an event?
We do rent the Comedy Spot during the day for meetings and other events. Please email us at lara@saccomedyspot.com if you are interested in renting the Comedy Spot.

 

What shows do you have at the Comedy Spot?
We have hilarious amateur and professional stand-up, improv, podcasts, variety, and sketch comedy shows seven nights a week. Go to the calendar to see what’s on stage!

 

How old do I have to be to see a show at the Comedy Spot?
We allow all ages to see our shows, but please keep in mind that our shows should be considered PG13 or R-rated.

 

Where do I park?
Metered street parking (FREE after 6pm) is available in front of, and all around, the Sacramento Comedy Spot. There is also a parking garage open to the public on the weekends on 20th Street between K and L Streets.

 

Do you serve food or alcohol?
WE SERVE BEER, small snacks, soda, water, and candy. Sacramento Comedy Spot is located inside the MARRS building, which hosts an array of restaurants. Visit our neighbors before or after shows. Follow this link for a map and information about all the tenants in the MARRS building.

 

How do I get booked to perform?
All of our stand-up comedy bookings are handled by Brian Crall. If you would like to be booked in a show, or have a show you would like to bring to Sacramento, please send an email to laugh@saccomedyspot.com.

 

Do you have an open mic?
We have an open mic two nights a week every Sunday and Monday (8PM). If you would like to perform, please be at the Comedy Spot 30 minutes before show time. Each comedian gets 5 minutes and DOES NOT have to pay for the show. Comedians who bring a paying audience member will get on stage first.

 

How can I perform in an improv show at the Comedy Spot?
We only allow performers who have taken our improv classes to perform in our improv shows. You must take Improv 101 and Improv 201 to be considered for a developmental team (Gordon Team) which supports our Harold Teams. We cast all of our main stage shows from Harold performers.

 

I have taken improv classes elsewhere; where do I start?
Every improv theater has a different style of play. It is important that you learn our style to be successful in shows at the Comedy Spot. Start at Improv 101.

 

What types of classes to you offer?
We offer long-form improv, stand-up, sketch comedy, and short-form improv classes. Go to our Comedy School page for descriptions and start dates.