Lounge Showroom

New Wave Showcase

Enjoy great stand-up comedy in downtown DC! This showcase features stand-up talents who are newer to the DC Improv stage -- a wave of comics ready to show us (and you!) what they can do. You'll see a variety of styles and get up close with some of the stars of tomorrow. Support local talent, support local business and (most important) laugh your a** off. Showcases generally last around 90 minutes.

04/16/2024 7:30 PM

Door Time: 6:15 PM

Other Showtimes

Enjoy great stand-up comedy in downtown DC! This showcase features stand-up talents who are newer to the DC Improv stage -- a wave of comics who are ready to show us (and you!) what they can do. You'll see a variety of styles and get up close with some of the stars of tomorrow. Support local talent, support local business and (most important) laugh your a** off. Showcases generally last around 90 minutes.

The lineup for April 16: Benny Nwokeabia, Alex Barbag, Apple Brown Betty, David Balagizi, Clarence Nixon, Rebecka Green, Matt Chrzanowski


All sales are final. Refunds and exchanges are offered only when a show is canceled or rescheduled.


Admission Policies

  • Please note: An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. Senior citizens and people with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable. By visiting our establishment, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.
  • Patrons must be 18 or older to attend events or classes at the DC Improv. Any exceptions are clearly noted in the event descriptions.
  • There is a two-item minimum per customer. 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.)
  • Coupons or passes for free admission cannot be used for a show listed as a "special event."

Seating Policies

  • All shows in our lounge showroom are seated by time of arrival. The earlier you arrive, the more options you'll have. Please note that the size of your party can affect what options are available to you, as certain tables and areas are designated for larger parties.
  • If your party does not fill an entire table, you may be sharing a table with other patrons.

Enjoy great stand-up comedy in downtown DC! This showcase features stand-up talents who are newer to the DC Improv stage -- a wave of comics ready to show us (and you!) what they can do. You'll see a variety of styles and get up close with some of the stars of tomorrow. Support local talent, support local business and (most important) laugh your a** off. Showcases generally last around 90 minutes.