Upcoming Shows

  • January 31, 2015Nationally Touring Headline Comedians @ Helium
  • January 31, 2015Nationally Touring Headline Comedians @ Heliun
  • January 31, 2015 7:30 pmComedy Sportz Philadelphia
  • January 31, 2015 8:00 pmCrazy Cow Comedy
  • January 31, 2015 9:30 pmThe Comedy Works
  • January 31, 2015 10:00 pmComedy Sportz Philadelphia
  • January 31, 2015 10:30 pmImprov Comedy: PHIT House Teams
  • February 6, 2015 8:00 amNationally Touring Headline Comedians @ Helium
  • February 6, 2015 7:00 pmThe Comedy Works
  • February 6, 2015 8:00 pmCrazy Cow Comedy
  • February 6, 2015 8:00 pmThe N Crowd
  • February 6, 2015 8:30 pmFigment Theater: Sessions @ Studio C
  • February 6, 2015 9:30 pmFigment Theater: Sessions @ Studio C
  • February 7, 2015Nationally Touring Headline Comedians @ Helium
  • February 7, 2015Nationally Touring Headline Comedians @ Heliun
  • February 7, 2015 7:30 pmComedy Sportz Philadelphia
  • February 7, 2015 8:00 pmCrazy Cow Comedy
  • February 7, 2015 9:30 pmThe Comedy Works
  • February 7, 2015 10:00 pmComedy Sportz Philadelphia
  • February 7, 2015 10:30 pmImprov Comedy: PHIT House Teams
  • February 13, 2015 8:00 amNationally Touring Headline Comedians @ Helium
  • February 13, 2015 7:00 pmThe Comedy Works
  • February 13, 2015 8:00 pmThe N Crowd
  • February 13, 2015 8:00 pmCrazy Cow Comedy
  • February 13, 2015 8:30 pmFigment Theater: Sessions @ Studio C
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WitOut Awards

The 2013 WitOut Awards for Philadelphia Comedy, sponsored by Philly Improv Theater and Narragansett Brewing Company, were held at World Cafe Live on Sunday, January 13th at 6pm.  The show parodied traditional entertainment awards events, and was hosted by Philly-based improv duo Grimacchio, who were joined onstage by live band Philadelphia Slick, Samantha Brown & The Grimacchio Dancers, and local comedians serving as presenters for each of the 13 awards categories.

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Photo by Tom Lovelund.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The winners of the 2013 WitOut Awards for Philadelphia Comedy are:

BEST STAND-UP COMEDIANAaron Hertzog
BEST SKETCH GROUP — The Feeko Brothers
BEST IMPROV GROUP — Asteroid!
BEST STAND-UP BIT — First Guy in the World/Netflix (Aaron Hertzog)
BEST SKETCH — Mystery Science Andre 3000 (Camp Woods)
BEST MALE IMPROVISERLuke Field
BEST FEMALE IMPROVISERJess Ross
BEST REGULAR SHOWCamp Woods Plus
BEST SHORT-RUN/ONE-TIME SHOWThe Improvised B-Movie Double Feature (Asteroid!)
BEST PODCAST/WEB SERIESGettin’ Close with Mike Marbach
SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENT IN THE FIELD OF TWEETINGMary Radzinski (@MaryRadzinski)
BEST OPEN MICSketch Up or Shut Up
BEST NEW ACTDavenger


Read what the press has had to say about the 2013 WitOut Awards for Philadelphia Comedy:

Stage Time Magazine – January 18th, 2013
Philadelphia Weekly – January 14th, 2013
Philadelphia Magazine – January 14th, 2013
Philadelphia Daily News – January 10th, 2013
Philadelphia Weekly – December 13th, 2012
Stage Time Magazine – December 10th, 2012

View show and red carpet photos by photographer Tom Lovelund: flickr.com/photos/witout


We’ll see you next year! Be sure to check back at this page for updates on the 2014 WitOut Awards for Philadelphia Comedy.