Best bets in Charlotte comedy, Nov. 9-13



As the headline suggests, here are a few of 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, Nov. 9

Cee Jay at 8 p.m. & 10:15 p.m.

In Cee Jay's world nothing is off limits. He's wild and totally outrageous.  He's appeared on BET's Comic View and Showtime At the Apollo.

Lake Norman Comedy Zone ~ 17044 Kenton Drive, Cornelius~ $10

Wednesday, Nov. 10

Explicit Content Stand-up Showcase at 9:30 p.m.

Charlotte's comics break out their hardest hitting, edgiest humor that's too bold for other stages.  This show is not for the easily offended.  This week hosted by Steve Price.  Featuring Joe Phoenix & Jon Dunn.  With Noah Lemmons, Brian Zarbock, Zach Claywell, Nicole Nespeca, Ryan Genderen, D. Swiftt, Tyler Cox, Elmo and Big Daddy Mike.

Dilworth Grille ~ 911 E Morehead St., Suite 200, Charlotte ~ Free

Thursday, Nov. 11

Robot Johnson: Easy Company at 8 p.m.

The newest recruits of Charlotte's premiere sketch comedy troupe, Robot Johnson, debut all new sketches written just for this one show.  See why this show sold out last month!

Fort Mill Comedy Zone ~ 900 Crossroads Plaza, Fort Mill ~ Free

Friday, Nov. 12

Improv Comedy by Charlotte Comedy Theater at 8 p.m.

Competitive short form improv where Charlotte's top improvisers compete against one another for your affection. Lots of audience participation.

Prevue~ 2909 N. Davidson St., Charlotte ~ $10 for each show

Saturday, Nov. 13

The Awkward Comedy Show at 8 p.m.

Come out for a night of awkward laughs! Hosted by Michael Robinette. With comics: Chris Weathers, DeVan Penegar, Ryan Van Genderen, Chris Layton, Dick Garcia, Karen Justin Blackburn, Derek Blackmon and Katie Hughes.

Courtyard Hooligans ~ Corner of 3rd Street & Church Street in Uptown Charlotte ~ $8 includes two drinks

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