January 10 - January 11

Kiran Deol

Lounge Showroom

Kiran Deol

with Lafayette Wright and Martin Amini

Kiran Deol is a comedian, filmmaker, and actress whose work tackles difficult topics with intimacy, poignancy, and humor. This fall, you can see her playing Kal Penn's sister Mallory in the NBC series "Sunnyside," from executive producer Mike Schur. Other TV credits include "How to Get Away With Murder," "The Mindy Project," "Modern Family," "New Girl," "Weeds," "Parenthood," "Grey's Anatomy" and "Newsroom." She hosted the series "Soul Food" for Vice.com, and the documentary series "Spotlight California."

Her film credits include a lead in the independent feature film "Farah Goes Bang," which debuted at the Tribeca Film Festival and won the first ever Nora Ephron Prize. As a filmmaker, her film "Woman Rebel," a documentary about women rebel soldiers, was nominated for an Emmy, shortlisted for an Oscar, and distributed by HBO. Additionally, Sundance Now released her short film "American Haze," about her experience as a first generation immigrant. She is also a regular host on Crooked Media's all-female podcast "Hysteria."

Lafayette Wright

Lafayette Wright’s obsessions with art and expression fuel who he is both onstage and off. He has spent close to a decade honing his skills on the DC Comedy scene, and he now has a razor sharp act and undeniable onstage likability. Lafayette was featured in Comedy Central's "Hart of the City" in 2017.

Martin Amini

Martin Amini is a stand up comic based in Washington D.C. and born and raised in Silver Spring, MD. Martin recently made Thrillist's "Best Undiscovered Stand Up Comedian list" and has opened for headliners such as Trevor Noah, Jerrod Carmichael, and Hasan Minaj. Martin's stand-up material touches on what it's like growing up mixed in America coming from an Iranian and Bolivian background. You can watch Martin on the new stand up show "Laff Tracks" on TruTV and “Unprotected Sets” premiering on Epix October 2018 produced by Wanda Sykes.

01/10/2020 9:45 PM

Door Time: 9:30 PM

Other Showtimes

Kiran Deol is an actor starring on the NBC comedy "Sunnyside," from Mike Schur and Kal Penn. She's a co-host on Crooked Media's "Hysteria" podcast and tours regularly as a stand-up comedian. As a writer/director, Kiran has made films for HBO and Sundance, been nominated for an Emmy, and shortlisted for an Academy Award. She loves naps and ice cream. And she's making her DC Improv debut this winter!


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Admission Policies

  • Patrons must be 18 or older to attend events or classes at the DC Improv. Any exceptions are clearly noted in the event descriptions on dcimprov.com.
  • There is a two-item minimum per ticket. This can be any combination of food items or beverages. Bottled water and soft drinks count as items. (The two-item minimum does not apply to comedy classes.)

Seating Policies

  • For our main showroom, the first show of any night is the "early" show. All other shows are "late" shows. Early shows are seated by time of arrival. The earlier you arrive at the club, the greater your seating options will be. Late shows have assigned seating, and assignments are made in order of ticket purchase. The earlier you buy tickets, the better your seats will be (i.e. closer to the stage). Click here for a more detailed explanation of seating policies.
  • For our lounge, all shows regardless of start time are seated by time of arrival.

Kiran Deol is a comedian, filmmaker, and actress whose work tackles difficult topics with intimacy, poignancy, and humor. This fall, you can see her playing Kal Penn's sister Mallory in the NBC series "Sunnyside," from executive producer Mike Schur. Other TV credits include "How to Get Away With Murder," "The Mindy Project," "Modern Family," "New Girl," "Weeds," "Parenthood," "Grey's Anatomy" and "Newsroom." She hosted the series "Soul Food" for Vice.com, and the documentary series "Spotlight California."

Her film credits include a lead in the independent feature film "Farah Goes Bang," which debuted at the Tribeca Film Festival and won the first ever Nora Ephron Prize. As a filmmaker, her film "Woman Rebel," a documentary about women rebel soldiers, was nominated for an Emmy, shortlisted for an Oscar, and distributed by HBO. Additionally, Sundance Now released her short film "American Haze," about her experience as a first generation immigrant. She is also a regular host on Crooked Media's all-female podcast "Hysteria."

Lafayette Wright

Martin Amini