Upcoming Shows

  • April 19, 2014 7:30 pmSarcasm Comedy Club
  • April 19, 2014 7:30 pmTHE FLAT EARTH PRESENTS… @ PHIT
  • April 19, 2014 7:30 pmComedy Sportz Philadelphia
  • April 19, 2014 8:00 pmCrazy Cow Comedy
  • April 19, 2014 8:00 pmBye Bye Liver: The Philadelphia Drinking Play
  • April 19, 2014 9:00 pmDR. SLEEPOVER @ PHIT
  • April 19, 2014 9:30 pmThe Comedy Works
  • April 19, 2014 9:30 pmSarcasm Comedy Club
  • April 19, 2014 10:00 pmComedy Sportz Philadelphia
  • April 19, 2014 10:30 pmBIG BABY + MAYOR KAREN @ PHIT
  • April 20, 2014 4:00 pmPHIT PRESENTS: MILLENNIUM QUEST: WARP JAWN
  • April 20, 2014 7:00 pmCAKE BEAR + THE DEAN’S LIST! @ PHIT
  • April 20, 2014 8:30 pmTHE SHAM! @ PHIT
  • April 23, 2014 7:30 pmADVENTURE FRIENDS PRESENT A SKETCH HAROLD + SABOTAGE @ PHIT
  • April 23, 2014 9:00 pmOUTSIDE VOICES + THIS IS YOUR CAPTAIN @ PHIT
  • April 23, 2014 10:00 pmOUTSIDE VOICES @ PHIT
  • April 24, 2014 7:30 pmPHIT PRESENTS: MILLENNIUM QUEST: WARP JAWN
  • April 24, 2014 9:00 pmCHEAT CODE W. SPECIAL GUESTS @ PHIT
  • April 24, 2014 9:00 pmThe Comedy Attic
  • April 24, 2014 10:30 pmHOUSE OF BLACK @ PHIT
  • April 25, 2014 7:00 pmThe Comedy Works
  • April 25, 2014 7:30 pmPHIT PRESENTS: MILLENNIUM QUEST: WARP JAWN
  • April 25, 2014 8:00 pmCrazy Cow Comedy
  • April 25, 2014 8:00 pmThe N Crowd
  • April 25, 2014 9:00 pmCHEAT CODE W. SPECIAL GUESTS @ PHIT
AEC v1.0.4

Comedy Bonfire

Description: 3 shows for $7 – Live at The Fire!

8 pm: HOT COMIC STAND-UP SHOWCASE
Philly has a vast pool of hilarious, unique, creative, mind-blowing, hilarious comedians. Here are four of the city’s hottest and most popular stand-up comedians:

Mary Radzinski
Ryan Shaner
Dave Topor

hosted by Alex Grubard

9:30 pm: TRAILER TRASH LIVE PODCAST
The popular movie trailer thrice-a-week podcast Trailer Trash takes their show live to the stage at Comedy Bonfire for games, surprises and guest panelists:

Joey Dougherty
Tommy Touhill

hosted by Michael Baurer and Garrett Smith

11 pm: COMEDIYorDIE LATE NIGHT OPEN MIC
“Comedy is hard. Dying is easy.” – Mel Brooks. See some of Philadelphia’s local talent try really hard to make everyone laugh really hard. Fun, loose, creative madness with comics from all over the area…

hosted by Lou Misiano

Style: Variety

Date: March 26

Time: 8:00pm

Admission: $7

Location: The Fire – 412 E. Girard Ave. Philadelphia

Contact: Facebook Event

Bedtime Stories Presents: Guy Fieri’s Phantabulous Phood Phestival

Description: A behind the scenes look at Guy Fieri’s newly launched Philadelphia theme restaurant located on top of the Hard Rock Cafe!

Style: Variety

Date: March 10

Time: 8:00pm

Admission: $5

Location: Connie’s Ric Rac – 1132 S. 9th St. Philadelphia

Contact: Facebook Event

Humor Has It

Description: Another awesome show presented by Smiley’s Comedy. Come out to see the stars of PodCheese, Josh Bennett and Benny Michaels, along with Ed McGonigal from the Kid Chriss Show. Headling is Delaware’s own Pat O’Donnell.

Style: Stand-up

Date: March 9

Time: 8:00pm

Admission: $10 (Call 610-485-3500 for reservations)

Location: Maximillian’s Restaurant & Tavern – 3005 Naamans Creek Rd, Marcus Hook, PA

Contact: Facebook Event

Tweets of the Week, Vol. 22

Follow Witout on Twitter for updates from our site, as well as retweets of more of the best 140-character-or-less jokes from Philly comics.

Discussing a Bit with Matt Holmes – If Music Were Taught Like Improv

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Matt Holmes is an improviser in Philly. He performs a full improv comedy set with a complete stranger from the audience in Matt& (“playful and winning” –TimeOut Chicago). He also teaches improv, coaches improv groups, and co-founded Rare Bird Show (“Top Shelf Improv” –The Apiary, “arguably the best improv group Philly has ever produced” –AV Club).

Look for the next installment of “Discussing a Bit,” Matt’s monthly WitOut column, on April 1st.

Have a comedy issue or theory you’d like Matt to examine? Email alison@witout.net.