Sacramento Comedy Spot has the largest comedy school in Northern California. We offer classes in improv, stand-up, and sketch comedy, as well as several workshops in all types of skills. If you have any questions about the Comedy School, please do not hesitate to contact us. If you are a current student, visit our Student Resources page for instructor contact information, helpful links, and class handouts.

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The Sacramento Comedy Foundation is committed to diversity, equality, and inclusion, at all levels of our organization. It provides scholarships for comedy classes at the Comedy Spot to those who have been historically underrepresented and for whom money is a barrier.

For more information and to apply, click HERE.

Session 1

JANUARY
Improv 101 — Tuesdays (Chris Emery) — January 17, 2017 to March 14, 2017
Improv 101 — Tuesdays (Mel Gelbart) — January 17, 2017 to March 14, 2017
Improv 101 — Thursdays — January 19, 2017 to March 9, 2017
Improv 201 — Mondays — January 16, 2017 to March 6, 2017
Improv 401 — Tuesdays — January 17, 2017 to March 14, 2017
Sketch 101 — Mondays — January 16, 2017 to March 6, 2017
Stand-Up 101 — Tuesdays — January 17, 2017 to February 7, 2017 (6PM)
Stand-Up 101 — Tuesdays — January 17, 2017 to February 7, 2017 (8PM)
Stand-Up 201 — Mondays — January 16, 2017 to February 6, 2017
Mutual Scene Workshop — Saturday, January 28, 2017
Kids Improv Workshop — Saturday, January 14, 2017
Teens Improv Workshop — Saturday, January 14, 2017

FEBRUARY
Stand-Up 101 — Tuesdays — February 21, 2017 to March 14, 2017 (8PM)
Stand-Up 201 — Mondays — February 20, 2017 to March 13, 2017

ONGOING
Improv Taste Test 
— Every Wednesday — Weekly Drop-In Class

Session 2

MARCH
Improv 101 
— Mondays — March 13, 2017 to May 1, 2017
Improv 101 — Thursdays — March 16, 2017 to May 4, 2017
Improv 201 — Tuesdays — March 21, 2017 to May 9, 2017
Improv 301 — Tuesdays — March 21, 2017 to May 9, 2017
Musical Improv — Thursdays — March 16, 2017 to April 13, 2017
Sketch 101 — Mondays — March 13, 2017 to May 1, 2017
Stand-Up 101 — Tuesdays — March 21, 2017 to April 11, 2017 (6PM)
Stand-Up 101 — Tuesdays — March 21, 2017 to April 11, 2017 (8PM)
Stand-Up 201 — Mondays — March 20, 2017 to April 10, 2017
Kids Improv Workshop — Saturday, March 18, 2017
Teen Improv Workshop — Saturday, March 18, 2017

APRIL
Stand-Up 201 — Mondays — April 17, 2017 to May 8, 2017

ONGOING
Improv Taste Test — Every Wednesday — Weekly Drop-In Class

Session 3

MAY
Improv 101 
— Mondays — May 8, 2017 to July 10, 2017
Improv 201 — Thursdays — May 11, 2017 to June 29, 2017
Improv 301 — Tuesdays — May 16, 2017 to July 11, 2017
Sketch 101 — Mondays — May 8, 2017 to July 10, 2017
Stand-Up 101 — Tuesdays — May 16, 2017 to June 6, 2017 (6PM)
Stand-Up 101 — Tuesdays — May 16, 2017 to June 6, 2017 (8PM)
Stand-Up 201 — Mondays — May 15, 2017 to June 12, 2017
Kids Improv Workshop — Saturday, May 13, 2017
Teen Improv Workshop — Saturday, May 13, 2017

JUNE
Improv 101
 — Tuesdays — June 13, 2017 to August 8, 2017
Stand-Up 101 
— Tuesdays — June 13, 2017 to July 11, 2017 (7PM)
Stand-Up 201 — Mondays — June 19, 2017 to July 17, 2017
Kids Improv Workshop — Saturday, June 17, 2017
Teen Improv Workshop — Saturday, June 17, 2017

ONGOING
Improv Taste Test — Every Wednesday — Weekly Drop-In Class

Session 4 – IN PROGRESS / NOW ENROLLING

JULY
Improv 101 — Mondays — July 17, 2017 to September 11, 2017
Improv 301 — Thursdays — July 13, 2017 to August 31, 2017
Sketch 101 — Mondays — July 17, 2017 to September 11, 2017
Stand-Up 101 — Tuesdays — July 18, 2017 to August 8, 2017
Stand-Up 201 — Mondays — July 24, 2017 to August 14, 2017
Kids Improv Workshop — Saturday, July 22, 2017
Teen Improv Workshop — Saturday, July 22, 2017

AUGUST
Improv 101 — Tuesdays — August 15, 2017 to October 3, 2017
Stand-Up 101 — Tuesdays — August 15, 2017 to September 5, 2017
Stand-Up 201 — Mondays — August 21, 2017 to September 18, 2017
Kids Improv Workshop — Saturday, August 19, 2017
Teen Improv Workshop — Saturday, August 19, 2017

ONGOING
Improv Taste Test — Every Wednesday — Weekly Drop-In Class

Session 5 – NOW ENROLLING!

SEPTEMBER
Improv 101 — Tuesdays — September 12, 2017 to November 7, 2017
Improv 101 — Mondays — September 18, 2017 to November 6, 2017
Improv 201 — Thursdays — September 14, 2017 to November 2, 2017
Sketch 101 — Mondays — September 18, 2017 to November 6, 2017
Stand-Up 101 — Tuesdays — September 19, 2017 to October 10, 2017
Stand-Up 201 — Mondays — September 25, 2017 to October 16, 2017
Kids Improv Workshop 
— Saturday, September 16, 2017
Teen Improv Workshop — Saturday, September 16, 2017

OCTOBER
Improv 101 — Tuesdays — October 17, 2017 to December 19, 2017
Stand-Up 101 — Tuesdays — October 17, 2017 to November 14, 2017
Stand-Up 201 — Mondays — October 23, 2017 to November 13, 2017
Kids Improv Workshop — Saturday, October 21, 2017
Teen Improv Workshop — Saturday, October 21, 2017

ONGOING
Improv Taste Test — Every Wednesday — Weekly Drop-In Class

Comedy Spot Main Location
1050 20th Street #130, Sacramento, CA 95811

Comedy Spot Lab
1812 J Street #9, Sacramento, CA 95811

CLASS RULES
  • Attend classes. Each class builds on the ones that came before it. Continued attendance is the best way to learn and develop new skills.
  • Students will be required to see a select number of shows specific to their course of study while enrolled.
  • Dress – Please remember to wear soft soled closed toed shoes- No flip flops, sandals, or heels. Wear clothing that allows you to be physical and move freely while remaining appropriately covered. No skirts, short shorts, or anything too revealing.
  • Be funny. Be Smart. Don’t be a hack shock comic.
  • Students should not be drunk or on drugs when performing.
  • Students should approach improvisation with respect for their fellow performers both on-stage and off, avoiding harassing or abusive conduct targeted toward an individual students. The term “harassment” means unwelcome conduct, whether verbal, physical or visual, that is so severe or pervasive that it unreasonably interferes with an individual’s participation in programs, or creates an intimidating, hostile or offensive educational or working environment. Inappropriate behavior should be reported to Brian Crall at laugh@saccomedyspot.com or (916) 444-3137.
Sacramento Comedy Spot

1050 20th Street #130, Sacramento, CA 95811

Our Main Location – Shows Six Nights a Week

Lab Annex – Classes & Rehearsals Only: 1812 J Street #9, Sacramento, CA 95811

Contact Us – laugh@saccomedyspot.com Voicemail: 916-444-3137 | @saccomedyspot

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