comedy

Your Terrible Ex! – FREE

We’ve all been there…. there clingers, the creepers, and the “oh helllll no’s…!”  Come watch a fully improvised show inspired by YOUR true terrible ex stories! Featured and Recommended by: BU Today – “Top notch improv group” Boston Magazine – “It’s improv comedy with a heartbreak twist” Boston.com – “Do this instead of sending your ex […]


The Boston Comedy Festival presents Comedian Emo Philips

Described by Jay Leno as, “…the best joke writer in America,” by British comedian Brian Delaney as, “…the best joke writer in the world,” and by Weird Al Jankovic as “…one of the funniest people on the planet.” Emo Phillips has performed over 6000 times throughout the English-speaking world, including a multi-week run at the […]


Boston Comedy Festival Stand Up Contest: Prelim Round 3

Join The Boston Comedy Festival at the Preliminary round of a nationwide stand-up competition. Forty-eight, bright-eyed comics from all over the country compete for $10,000 dollars in prize money.  When it’s over, there will be one comic standing with a nice little bag of money and a ton of bragging rights.   Hosted By: Will […]


Boston Comedy Festival Stand Up Contest: Prelim Round 2

Join The Boston Comedy Festival at the Preliminary round of a nationwide stand-up competition. Forty-eight, bright-eyed comics from all over the country compete for $10,000 dollars in prize money.  When it’s over, there will be one comic standing with a nice little bag of money and a ton of bragging rights.   Hosted By: Carolyn […]


Let Me Break You Up: An Anti-Dating Game Show

Let’s be honest, love doesn’t exist, couples suck, and Valentine’s Day is bullshit. Join your host Carly Ann Filbin as she tests real life couples to see if they are meant to be together (they aren’t). The couple with the least amount of points at the end of the night will have to break-upbecause we all […]


Swing Left/Blue Revolution Comedy Fundraiser

Wanna help get out the vote in swing districts for the midterms? Swing Leftand Blue Revolution are fundraising at Aeronaut Brewing Company in Somerville, with some great Boston standup comics. We’ll be live-streaming it on Blue Revolution. We’ve got an allstar Boston comedy lineup of Lamont Price, Harry Gordon, Ken Reid, Kate Ghiloni and Will Smalley. The 5 comics performing are doing this for FREE, so that […]


Swing Left/Blue Revolution Comedy Fundraiser

Wanna help get out the vote in swing districts for the midterms? Swing Leftand Blue Revolution are fundraising at Aeronaut Brewing Company in Somerville, with some great Boston standup comics. We’ll be live-streaming it on Blue Revolution. We’ve got an allstar Boston comedy lineup of Lamont Price, Harry Gordon, Ken Reid, Kate Ghiloni and Will Smalley. The 5 comics performing are doing this for FREE, so that […]


Union Improv Festival

Union Comedy presents the first annual Union Improv Festival in Somerville! Showcasing the art of longform improv, we’ve invited our favorite local and regional teams to perform on the same stage. The one-day marathon that runs from early afternoon until late in the evening on Saturday, August 25th 2018 at Warehouse XI in the heart […]


Somer Fest Variety Show Heads to ArtFarm

What is Somer Fest? Think of it as a variety show: It’s rap, it’s magic, it’s comedy. Zoë Reiches and Stephond Goler—a married couple and co-curators of Somer Fest—have been putting on their variety shows for years under the moniker “Thorpe Street Presents…” Reiches is a semi-professional, part-time magician, and Goler moonlights as the rapper […]


Somerville Gets Its Own ‘SNL’

The opening lines of the first-ever “Somerville Night Live” give viewers a good idea of what to expect from the makeshift sketch comedy show that borrows the format of its famous predecessor. “Folks, welcome to alt-comedy. This is what it’s all about—crafting material all through the night, without any institutional support, or even legality. Setting […]


Party Cruise Comedy Presents Finger-Lickin’ Goofs

Food is necessary for survival! This month, please help us celebrate and thank food for everything it has done via goofs, games, and trivia. Plus, enjoy a ~delicious~ lineup of guest comedians: * Liam McGurk (8 O’Clock at 730) * Killian McAssey (Is Funnier Than You) * Sean Rosa (Pick a Side Stupid Podcast) * […]


Brew Haha

Brew Haha is a monthly stand-up comedy show held in the Arts at the Armory Cafe! We feature new local comics each month, while the Armory boast an impressive lineup of local craft beers (and we’ll be highlighting special draft each month!). Be sure to RSVP and check out our Facebook for updates on the comedian (and […]