<
>
SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
  1Open 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.
2 3Improv Taste TestImprov Taste TestTime: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Improv Taste Test 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.
4Cage 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. It's like an open-mic night for improvisers.
5Squad PatrolSquad PatrolTime: 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 Gateway ShowThe Gateway ShowTime: 9:15 pm - 11:00 pm
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.
6Improv 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!
RIOT feat. Kooky PantsRIOT feat. Kooky PantsTime: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for two great improv troupes, house team RIOT, and special guest team, Kooky Pants!
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.
FTR ImprovFTR ImprovTime: 10:30 pm - 11:00 pm
In FTR Improv, watch a batch of talented Sacramento Comedy Spot improvisors perform a mix of improvised scenes as they dive into the JTS Brown format telling fast-paced stories inspired by YOUR suggestion.
7POC Improv SpacePOC Improv SpaceTime: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
People of Color Improv Space offers a unique opportunity for students who identify as POC to explore the comedic arts in a safe and nurturing environment.
Open MicOpen MicTime: 7:00 pm - 9:00 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.
Stand-Up 101 Class PerformanceStand-Up 101 Class PerformanceTime: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Our stand-up students have worked hard for this! Be there to support and laugh!
8Stand-Up 101 BeginsStand-Up 101 BeginsTime: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
This four-week Stand-Up 101 course will teach you the basics of what you need at stand-up comedy’s “ground zero”. You will learn how to write, edit, and perform the minimum 4-7 minutes of material needed to function at the open-mic level.
Improv 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.
Stand-Up 201 BeginsStand-Up 201 BeginsTime: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
In Stand-Up 201, instructor Jaime Fernandez watches students perform weekly at the Comedy Spot’s Open Mic and then immediately sits with them to give feedback and punch-up their material.
9 10Improv Taste TestImprov Taste TestTime: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Improv Taste Test 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.
11SACRAMENTO COMEDY FESTIVALSACRAMENTO COMEDY FESTIVALThe eigth annual Sacramento Comedy Festival will be held October 11-14, 2018 at Sacramento Comedy Spot. This event features improv groups, stand-up comedians, and sketch comedy groups from all over the country. Best of Sac Stand-Up ShowcaseBest of Sac Stand-Up ShowcaseTime: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Part of the 2018 Sacramento Comedy Festival! This showcase presents some of the best local stand-up comedians in one show.
12SACRAMENTO COMEDY FESTIVALSACRAMENTO COMEDY FESTIVALThe eigth annual Sacramento Comedy Festival will be held October 11-14, 2018 at Sacramento Comedy Spot. This event features improv groups, stand-up comedians, and sketch comedy groups from all over the country. Stand-Up Showcase, Vol. 1Stand-Up Showcase, Vol. 1Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Part of the 2018 Sacramento Comedy Festival! This showcase presents some of the best stand-up comedians from around the US and Canada.
Stand-Up Showcase, Vol. 2Stand-Up Showcase, Vol. 2Time: 10:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Part of the 2018 Sacramento Comedy Festival! We had so many great comedians we added a second show—more of some of the best stand-up comedians from around the country.
13SACRAMENTO COMEDY FESTIVALSACRAMENTO COMEDY FESTIVALThe eigth annual Sacramento Comedy Festival will be held October 11-14, 2018 at Sacramento Comedy Spot. This event features improv groups, stand-up comedians, and sketch comedy groups from all over the country. Finding Characters WorkshopFinding Characters WorkshopTime: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Finding Characters focuses on developing characters for the stage. Through improv exercises and monologues, students will learn easy techniques for coming up with characters and applying them to their scenes.
CRiiiME Podcast RecordingCRiiiME Podcast RecordingTime: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Part of the 2018 Sacramento Comedy Festival! CRiiiME is a show about lawbreakers from comedians Rich Slaton and Jon Shefsky. Each week, Rich researches the life of a criminal, turns it into a short story and reads it to Shefsky and their guest. Or, at least, he tries to ... as his friends constantly interrupt with riffs, characters, and other nonsense.
The Art Critique Comedy ShowThe Art Critique Comedy ShowTime: 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Part of the 2018 Sacramento Comedy Festival! San Francisco’s hit, The Art Critique Comedy Show {comedians roasting thrift store art}, comes to Sacramento! Check out Cali’s best comics pick apart five pieces of art, found at thrift stores, garage sales, flea markets, and sometimes right off the damn ground.
Sketch ShowcaseSketch ShowcaseTime: 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Part of the 2018 Sacramento Comedy Festival! Comedians from all over the country create one massively amazing sketch comedy show. Like SNL, MadTV, and Key and Peele, only LIVE.
Character ShowcaseCharacter ShowcaseTime: 11:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Part of the 2018 Sacramento Comedy Festival! This showcase presents some of the best local stand-up comedians in one show.
14SACRAMENTO COMEDY FESTIVALSACRAMENTO COMEDY FESTIVALThe eigth annual Sacramento Comedy Festival will be held October 11-14, 2018 at Sacramento Comedy Spot. This event features improv groups, stand-up comedians, and sketch comedy groups from all over the country. Improv ShowcaseImprov ShowcaseTime: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Part of the 2018 Sacramento Comedy Festival! We invite some of our favorite improv groups to peform.
Improv Fight ClubImprov Fight ClubTime: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Part of the 2018 Sacramento Comedy Festival! Three teams of Comedy Spot regulars perform and the audience picks the winner for a cash prize.
15Open 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.
16 17Improv Taste TestImprov Taste TestTime: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Improv Taste Test 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.
18Cage 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. It's like an open-mic night for improvisers.
19Comedy 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
The Friday Show is a high-energy, smart, and sometimes crazy blend of sketch comedy and improv. Along with original sketches and characters created by TFS cast members, it features interactive improv and games that make you feel like part of the show. The Friday Show is fueled by the mantra “anything goes”. Join us monthly at the Comedy Spot!
Me TimeMe TimeTime: 10:30 pm - 11:00 pm
One person improv shows! 3 performers to do 8 minutes (each) of one person improv scenes. Each improvisor draws two occupations (ie. hot dog vendor, escaped convict, fire marshal, marine biologist) from a hat. Then they do scenes involving the two characters that they got from the drawing.
20AFSP Benefit ShowAFSP Benefit ShowTime: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us for a comedy show to benefit American Society for Suicide Prevention! More information coming soon.
Lady 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.
Fresh FiveFresh FiveTime: 10:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Comedian and host Emma Haney invites her stand-up friends to the Fresh Five. Prior to the show, they all write five minutes of new stand-up material and perform it for the first time. After each performance, all of the participants sit on stage and talk shit about each others’ set.
21Open MicOpen MicTime: 7:00 pm - 9:00 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.
22Open 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.
23 24Improv Taste TestImprov Taste TestTime: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Improv Taste Test 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.
25Ngaio Bealum Album RecordingNgaio Bealum Album RecordingTime: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
800 Pound Gorilla Records and Ngaio Bealum present an evening of comedy and laughter. Mr. Bealum is recording his second album.
26Improv 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!
Short CutsShort CutsTime: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Short Cuts is a fast-paced, game-based improv show similar to Whose Line is it Anyway. Fun, short-form improv games and a great cast of performers will ensure that this is one show that you won’t want to miss!
YOU! The MusicalYOU! The MusicalTime: 9:00 pm - 10:15 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.
27Improv 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!
Masters of Rap ImprovMasters of Rap ImprovTime: 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
MRI [Masters of Rap Improv] is Sacramento Comedy Spot’s only freestyle rap improv show. The cast of MRI gets a one-word suggestion from an audience member to inspire a freestyle rap, then performs improvised scenes based on the rap.
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.
Ding Dong's Character CircusDing Dong's Character CircusTime: 10:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Ding Dong the Bear, an escaped circus bear, hosts his own late-night talk show at the Comedy Spot with his friend Miss Mabel the Bearded Lady. This late-night show is like any other, with interviews, games, and music; it’s just hosted by a bear and a bearded lady. Definitely not for kids.
28Open MicOpen MicTime: 7:00 pm - 9:00 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.
29Open 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.
30Improv 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.
Improv 301 BeginsImprov 301 BeginsTime: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Improv 301 will give you the remaining skills you will need to perform a full Harold and take your improv skills to the next level. Students will learn how to create and play group scenes and will learn how to perform an entire Harold from start to finish.
31HalloweenHalloween COMEDY SPOT IS CLOSEDCOMEDY SPOT IS CLOSED      
Categories
 Shows
 Classes
 Special Events
 Holiday/Other