Best bets in Charlotte comedy, Nov. 16-20



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. 16

Shaun Jones fundraiser for North Mecklenburg Soccer Club at 8 p.m.

Like an accomplished chef, Shaun's comedy performances combine a cup of truth, a spoonful of originality and a double twist of humor. Seen on BET, Comic View and Comedy Central.

Lake Norman Comedy Zone ~ 17044 Kenton Drive, Cornelius ~ $15

Wednesday, Nov. 17

The Giggles for Groceries Improv Show by Funny Bone Improv at 8 p.m.

Join Funny Bone Improv for their Annual Thanksgiving Canned Goods Show benefiting the Common Cupboard.  Bring two cans of food or $5 and enjoy a highly interactive improv show.

The Comedy Zone Fort Mill ~ 900 Crossroads Plaza ~ Two canned goods gets you in for free

Thursday-Saturday, Nov. 18-20

Celebrity Tim Wilson at 8 p.m.

Tim Wilson understands the life of the ordinary man - the mundane frustrations that everybody knows and puts up with - and they never sound better set to song.

The Comedy Zone Fort Mill ~ 900 Crossroads Plaza ~ $20

Friday, Nov. 19

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. 20

Robot Johnson Sketch Comedy at 10 p.m.

Charlotte's premiere sketch comedy troupe returns with an all new line-up of sketches.

Carolina Actors Studio Theatre ~ 1118 Clement Ave., Charlotte ~ $15

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