Best bets in Charlotte comedy: June 2-June 6



Starting today, local comedy guru Debbie Millwater will be delivering, as the headline suggests, the best places to find comedy events in Charlotte — from stand-up to improv to sketch comedy and more. For a complete listing of all comedy visit

TUESDAY, June 2, 2009

Stand-Up Comedy at The Lake Norman Comedy Zone at 8 p.m.

A Charlotte favorite, comedian Tony Tone.

Galway Hooker ~ 7044 Kenton Drive, Cornelius, N.C. ~ 704-895-1782 ~ $10.

WEDNESDAY, June 3, 2009

Art, Business & Craft of Stand-Up Comedy Class Graduation at 8 p.m.

Hosted by instructors Johnny Millwater and Joel Pace. Fourteen of Charlotte's brightest up-and-coming comedians debut their new "Golden 5" minute sets for friends, family, and significant figures in Charlotte Comedy ... you're invited, too.

Wine-Up ~ 2nd Floor ~ 3306-C N. Davidson St., Charlotte 28205 ~ No cover

THURSDAY, June 4, 2009

Underground Comedy League Stand-Up Showcase at 8 p.m.

Hosted by John Colwell.  Featuring Steven Forrest, Mike Hannon, Kyle Curtis, Carlos Valencia with Headliner Johnny Millwater.  At 10 p.m. "One Big Love" hits the stage.

Cans Canteen ~ 500 W. Cans St., Charlotte ~ $5

FRIDAY, June 5, 2009

Explicit Content Stand-Up Comedy Showcase at Charlotte Comedy Theater at 10 p.m.

Not your daddy's comedy show. Comics break out their rawest material to delight your twisted sense of humor. No content or language restrictions. Rated R. 18 & up only.

Graduate Plaza Midwood ~ 1308 The Plaza, Charlotte 28205 ~ $10

SATURDAY, June 6, 2009

Robot Johnson Sketch Comedy at Charlotte Comedy Theater at 10 p.m.

Good humor by bad people. Funny at the Binary Level.

Graduate Plaza Midwood ~ 1308 The Plaza, Charlotte 28205 ~ $10

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