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Our Main Location – Shows 6 Nights a Week
1050 20th Street #130, Sacramento, CA 95811

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          1Squad Patrol (formerly SHS)Squad Patrol (formerly SHS)Time: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Squad Patrol is our live, main-stage sketch comedy show, similar to Saturday Night Live, Key and Peele, and The Whitest Kids U Know. It is smart and fast-paced, and each show is different!
The Friday ShowThe Friday ShowTime: 9:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Join us weekly for The Friday Show! This variety format features all types of comedy, including stand-up, musical, and improv. The highlights of the show are original sketches and characters created by TFS cast members.The troupe is fueled by the mantra “Anything goes!”
2RIOT + Super CosmonautRIOT + Super CosmonautTime: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Two of our newest improv teams, RIOT and Super Cosmonaut, perform on the first Saturday of the month! These improv groups were hand-selected, and are the best of the best of our Wednesday night performers.
Anti-Cooperation LeagueAnti-Cooperation LeagueTime: 9:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Each week, Anti-Cooperation League (ACL) interviews a special guest and uses the information gathered from the interview as inspiration for improvised comedy scenes.
3Open MicOpen MicTime: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Open Mic is for stand-up comedians at all levels to try new material and refine existing material. Anyone over the age of 18 can perform.
4Improv 101 BeginsImprov 101 BeginsTime: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Our Improv 101 class is the perfect fit for everyone! You will learn how to create comedy scenes off the top of your head, with no preparation or planning, inspired by students’ true stories.
Open MicOpen MicTime: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Open Mic is for stand-up comedians at all levels to try new material and refine existing material. Anyone over the age of 18 can perform.
5 6Improv Taste TestImprov Taste TestTime: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Improv Lab is a drop-in Improv class that focuses on new skills every week.
Harold NightHarold NightTime: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Harold is a popular long-form improv structure developed by Del Close and performed by major comedy theaters in New York, Chicago and Los Angeles. These hilarious and smart shows start with a single suggestion which inspires many scenes that weave together at the end of the show.
7Cage MatchCage MatchTime: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Two Improv teams each have 20 minutes to perform a long-form improv show using any structure. The audience votes for the winner.
Improv JamImprov JamTime: 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
We wanted to give you an opportunity to perform in a long-form improv show, so we created Improv Jam. Anyone can perform no matter where you're from. Improv Jam is like an open-mic night for improvisers
8Comedy ExchangeComedy ExchangeTime: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Comedy Exchange invites favorite stand-up comedians to perform 5-minute sets, and then our cast of improvisers perform comedy scenes inspired by the comedians’ jokes.
The Friday ShowThe Friday ShowTime: 9:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Join us weekly for The Friday Show! This variety format features all types of comedy, including stand-up, musical, and improv. The highlights of the show are original sketches and characters created by TFS cast members.The troupe is fueled by the mantra “Anything goes!”
Dystopian IdolDystopian IdolTime: 10:30 pm - 11:00 pm
In Dystopian Idol, three narcissists will compete for rulership of the parallel universe, Dystopia, in an improvised character showcase.
9ACL 10th Anniversary ShowACL 10th Anniversary ShowTime: 9:00 pm
Anti-Cooperation League is 10 years old, and we're celebrating! More information coming soon!
10Open MicOpen MicTime: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Open Mic is for stand-up comedians at all levels to try new material and refine existing material. Anyone over the age of 18 can perform.
11Open MicOpen MicTime: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Open Mic is for stand-up comedians at all levels to try new material and refine existing material. Anyone over the age of 18 can perform.
12 13Improv Taste TestImprov Taste TestTime: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Improv Lab is a drop-in Improv class that focuses on new skills every week.
Harold NightHarold NightTime: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Harold is a popular long-form improv structure developed by Del Close and performed by major comedy theaters in New York, Chicago and Los Angeles. These hilarious and smart shows start with a single suggestion which inspires many scenes that weave together at the end of the show.
14Cage MatchCage MatchTime: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Two Improv teams each have 20 minutes to perform a long-form improv show using any structure. The audience votes for the winner.
Improv JamImprov JamTime: 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
We wanted to give you an opportunity to perform in a long-form improv show, so we created Improv Jam. Anyone can perform no matter where you're from. Improv Jam is like an open-mic night for improvisers
15High Anxiety Variety ShowHigh Anxiety Variety ShowTime: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Your hosts, Cory Barringer, Cameron Betts, and Cristian Amaral, invite you to the Sacramento Comedy Spot for an evening of performance and chats with hilarious comics and a sensational musical guest.
Comedy Spot Holiday ShowComedy Spot Holiday ShowTime: 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Comedy Spot Holiday Show is our annual event celebrating all things we love about the holiday season, full of stand-up comedy, sketches, live music, improv, and more! The show is always a fun holiday staple you don’t want to miss! Hosted by the talented Greg Sabin.
16Lady BusinessLady BusinessTime: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sacramento's only all-female improv troupe uses true stories from the audience and cast members to create a long-form improv show with smart humor, unexpected characters, and guaranteed laughs.
Anti-Cooperation LeagueAnti-Cooperation LeagueTime: 9:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Each week, Anti-Cooperation League (ACL) interviews a special guest and uses the information gathered from the interview as inspiration for improvised comedy scenes.
4 Dead Boyz & Tessa4 Dead Boyz & TessaTime: 10:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Former Cage Match repeat champions, 4 Dead Boyz & Tessa take the Comedy Spot stage for their very own show!
17The Gateway ShowThe Gateway ShowTime: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Stop us if you’ve heard this one before… Four comics hit our stage and do their best sets, then they go to an undisclosed location to get WAY too high, only to come back in and attempt to do another set completely baked. Hosted by Billy Anderson.
18Open MicOpen MicTime: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Open Mic is for stand-up comedians at all levels to try new material and refine existing material. Anyone over the age of 18 can perform.
19 20Improv Taste TestImprov Taste TestTime: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Improv Lab is a drop-in Improv class that focuses on new skills every week.
Harold NightHarold NightTime: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Harold is a popular long-form improv structure developed by Del Close and performed by major comedy theaters in New York, Chicago and Los Angeles. These hilarious and smart shows start with a single suggestion which inspires many scenes that weave together at the end of the show.
21Cage MatchCage MatchTime: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Two Improv teams each have 20 minutes to perform a long-form improv show using any structure. The audience votes for the winner.
Improv JamImprov JamTime: 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
We wanted to give you an opportunity to perform in a long-form improv show, so we created Improv Jam. Anyone can perform no matter where you're from. Improv Jam is like an open-mic night for improvisers
22Improv 101 Class PerformanceImprov 101 Class PerformanceTime: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Our improv students have worked hard for this! Be there to support and laugh!
Ugly Sweater Comedy ShowUgly Sweater Comedy ShowTime: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Come check out Sydney Stigerts’ first production at the Comedy Spot! Wear your favorite ugly sweater for this one of a kind comedy show with some of Sydney’s best homies.
The Friday ShowThe Friday ShowTime: 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Join us weekly for The Friday Show! This variety format features all types of comedy, including stand-up, musical, and improv. The highlights of the show are original sketches and characters created by TFS cast members.The troupe is fueled by the mantra “Anything goes.”
23YOU! The MusicalYOU! The MusicalTime: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
YOU! The Musical is a completely improvised musical inspired by YOUR suggestion of a title. Everything in the show is made up on the spot—lyrics, music, dancing... everything.
Anti-Cooperation LeagueAnti-Cooperation LeagueTime: 9:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Each week, Anti-Cooperation League (ACL) interviews a special guest and uses the information gathered from the interview as inspiration for improvised comedy scenes.
24Christmas EveChristmas Eve COMEDY SPOT IS CLOSEDCOMEDY SPOT IS CLOSED 25ChristmasChristmas COMEDY SPOT IS CLOSEDCOMEDY SPOT IS CLOSED 26 27Improv Taste TestImprov Taste TestTime: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Improv Lab is a drop-in Improv class that focuses on new skills every week.
Harold NightHarold NightTime: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Harold is a popular long-form improv structure developed by Del Close and performed by major comedy theaters in New York, Chicago and Los Angeles. These hilarious and smart shows start with a single suggestion which inspires many scenes that weave together at the end of the show.
28Cage MatchCage MatchTime: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Two Improv teams each have 20 minutes to perform a long-form improv show using any structure. The audience votes for the winner.
Improv JamImprov JamTime: 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
We wanted to give you an opportunity to perform in a long-form improv show, so we created Improv Jam. Anyone can perform no matter where you're from. Improv Jam is like an open-mic night for improvisers
29Short CutsShort CutsTime: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Short form improv returns to the Comedy Spot! Short Cuts is a fast-paced, game-based improv show similar to Who’s Line is it Anyway.
The Friday ShowThe Friday ShowTime: 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Join us weekly for The Friday Show! This variety format features all types of comedy, including stand-up, musical, and improv. The highlights of the show are original sketches and characters created by TFS cast members.The troupe is fueled by the mantra “Anything goes.”
30Anti-Cooperation LeagueAnti-Cooperation LeagueTime: 9:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Each week, Anti-Cooperation League (ACL) interviews a special guest and uses the information gathered from the interview as inspiration for improvised comedy scenes.
Ding Dong's Character CircusDing Dong's Character CircusTime: 10:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Ding Dong the Bear hosts his own late-night talk show at the Comedy Spot and invites characters he met to be guests on his show. It is like any other late-night show, with interviews, games, and music; it’s just hosted by a bear scarred by his past. Definitely not for kids.
31New Year's EveNew Year's Eve COMEDY SPOT IS CLOSEDCOMEDY SPOT IS CLOSED            
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The Comedy Spot has shows six nights a week!

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SUNDAYS

8:00PM | Stand-Up | $6
Amateur stand-up comedians hit the Open Mic stage to try new material and refine their sets. Anyone can sign-up to perform. Sign-ups begin at 7:30pm, when doors open.

MONDAYS

8:00PM | Stand-Up | $6
Amateur stand-up comedians hit the Open Mic stage to try new material and refine their sets. Anyone can sign-up to perform. Sign-ups begin at 7:30pm, when doors open.

WEDNESDAYS

8:00PM | Improv | $6

Four teams of up-and-coming comedians perform long-form Harold-style improv, every Wednesday night!

THURSDAYS

8:00PM | Improv | $6

Two improv teams enter Cage Match. One improv team leaves. You choose the winner.

FRIDAYS

8:00PM | Varies | $8
We host monthly featured shows Fridays at 8pm!

1st Fridays: Squad Patrol (sketch)
2nd Fridays: Comedy Exchange (stand-up + improv)
3rd Fridays: High Anxiety Variety Show (variety)
4th Fridays: Stand-Up Comedy Comedy Show (stand-up)

FRIDAYS

Every Friday
9:00PM | Variety | $12

The Friday Show is an unconventional and, at times, bizarre version of classic variety shows like The Carol Burnett Show, and even The Muppet ShowThe Friday Show features original sketches and characters created by TFS cast members, improv, stand-up comedians, and other talented, funny, and sometimes strange guests. The troupe is fueled by the mantra “anything goes”.

SATURDAYS

8:00PM | Varies | $8
We host monthly featured shows Saturdays at 8pm!

1st Saturdays: RIOT + Super Cosmonaut (improv)
2nd SaturdaysNew show coming soon! See our calendar for current listings.
3rd Saturdays: Lady Business (improv)
4th Saturdays: YOU! The Musical (improv)

SATURDAYS

Every Saturday
9:00PM | Improv | $12

Anti-Cooperation League is a crazy, weird, high-energy, fast-paced improv show. Each week, the cast interviews a special guest and then creates scenes inspired by the interview. Join us for the longest-running comedy show in Sacramento, entertaining the masses since 2007!