July 18 - July 20

Melissa Villaseñor

Melissa Villaseñor

with Brittany Carney

Melissa Villaseñor broke barriers by becoming the first-ever Latina cast member of Saturday Night Live. A comedic impressions expert, she got her start as a semifinalist on “America’s Got Talent.” Melissa has voiced characters on Cartoon Network’s OK K.O.! and Adventure Time, Comedy Central’s TripTank, Fox’s American Dad and Family Guy. On camera she most recently filmed HBO’s Crashing and Barry, Fullscreen’s Alone Together, and of course Saturday Night Live.

Forbes named Melissa one of their 30 Under 30 in 2017 and Rolling Stone named her as one to watch on their 50 Funniest People Right Now list.

Brittany Carney

Brittany Carney began doing stand-up comedy in Washington, DC. In the past year Brittany has featured for Wyatt Cenac, Moshe Kasher, Guy Branum, and Judah Friedlander. She performed on the five-year anniversary production of Night Train, as well as on Butterboy Comedy (March 2018), also at Littlefield.

Brittany is a return comedian for the satirical variety show Church Night (NY and DC), and won the 2016 Nerdist's Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction DC. 2017 highlights include the Kennedy Center District of Comedy Festival and Underground Comedy Fest.

Brittany has organized several comedy benefit shows, including Cause 4 Laughs: A Planned Parenthood Fundraiser, and BlerdFest: A Comedy Show to Celebrate Black Joy and Nerdship for Black Lives Matter DC. She also co-produces a monthly mock academic lecture series called Fale University.

07/19/2019 9:45 PM

Door Time: 9:30 PM

Other Showtimes

You’ve heard her voice on countless cartoons, you’ve seen her impressions and sketches on ‘Saturday Night Live.” Now you get to see it all come together on a stand-up stage. Melissa will be headlining a weekend at the DC Improv for the first time -- so don’t miss out.


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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.

Melissa Villaseñor broke barriers by becoming the first-ever Latina cast member of Saturday Night Live. A comedic impressions expert, she got her start as a semifinalist on “America’s Got Talent.” Melissa has voiced characters on Cartoon Network’s OK K.O.! and Adventure Time, Comedy Central’s TripTank, Fox’s American Dad and Family Guy. On camera she most recently filmed HBO’s Crashing and Barry, Fullscreen’s Alone Together, and of course Saturday Night Live.

Forbes named Melissa one of their 30 Under 30 in 2017 and Rolling Stone named her as one to watch on their 50 Funniest People Right Now list.

Brittany Carney