Is the place to go for comedy in Oakland! Comedy Oakland has been producing regular shows at various venues in Oakland since May 2009. The shows feature up-and-coming comedians alongside industry pros, from around the USA and world. Our comedians have featured on TV, radio, comedy festivals, late night talk shows, won competitions, and have performed on every habitable continent!
Thursdays @ 8pm @ The Washington Inn
THURSDAY NIGHT HEADLINERS features comedians headlining clubs and venues across the country, you may have seen them on TV, heard them on radio, or you may have seen some of their work without knowing they were the brains behind the funny!
Fridays @ 8pm @ The Washington Inn
JOKE OR GET OFF THE STAGE puts seasoned comedians out of their comfort zones by pitting them against each other in a competition style game show to determine the funniest comic of the night. 5 comedians, 4 rounds, 1 comedian eliminated every round. Audience determines whether comedians will continue to JOKE OR GET OFF THE STAGE. Every comedians must bring their A-game to survive every round!
Fridays @ 10pm @ Spice Monkey
Many of the top comedians have launched their careers with an appearance on Late Shows on TV. THE (NOT SO) LATE SHOW brings you comedians that have been and are working to be on the Late Shows on TV. Come and get your weekly dose of laughter at THE (NOT SO) LATE SHOW.
Saturdays @ 7pm @ Spice Monkey
COMEDY MACHINE is a one-night, three-round comedy tournament featuring eight comedians all competing to be chosen as the champion. At COMEDY MACHINE, comedians literally live and die by the fans. COMEDY MACHINE promises to leave you on the ropes with laughter–and loudly cheering for your favorites!
Saturdays @ 9:30pm @ Spice Monkey
It’s never too late for comedy, and THE LAST LAUGH fills the evening hours with the sounds of mirth from some of the best stand-up comedians working today to create a show you don’t want to miss. In this intimate space, you’ll be on top of the action as these very funny folks perform their sets for a little late-night laugh therapy.