Best best in Charlotte comedy, Feb. 14-19



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

Monday, Feb. 14

Rollin' Jay Moore at 8 p.m. (Dinner seating starts at 6 p.m.)

Jay's act covers a variety of hilarious topics that everyone can relate to - from travel to families to food. Try the Valentine's Dinner Package with featured entrees including Hawaiian chicken and shrimp, 16 oz. ribeye or prime rib, just to name a few.

The Comedy Zone Fort Mill ~ 900 Crossroads Plaza, Fort Mill ~ $50 per couple

Tuesday, Feb. 15

Pizza, Beer & Comedy at 10 p.m.

Come and enjoy "Pizza Beer & Comedy" with your girl Nicci Hoo & special guest comedians!

The Mellow Mushroom ~ 2820 Selwyn Avenue, Charlotte ~ Free

Wednesday, Feb. 16

Open Mic at 10 p.m.

Do you have some new material to work out? Sign up at 9:30 p.m.

Jackalope Jacks ~ 1936 E. 7th St., Charlotte ~ Free

Thursday, Feb. 17

12 x 12 Super Challenge (Stand-up Showcase)  at 8 p.m.

The Challenge -- to write a brand new 5 minute set every month.  Hosted by J Bliss.  Featuring Creative Loafing comedy issue cover girl, Olie Cuevas.  Also featuring Derek Blackmon, Steve Price, Eddie Conz, Patrick Steward, DeVan Penegar, Debbie Millwater, Eric Shun, Jessica Winkleman, Chris Brown, Pat Volgerson and D. Moore.  Followed by open mic night.

The Comedy Zone Fort Mill ~ 900 Crossroads Plaza, Fort Mill ~ $10

Friday, Feb. 18 & Sat., Feb. 19

Shaun Jones at 8 p.m. & 10:15 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. When he takes the stage, he mixes his talents before the audience, bakes his show just right and serves up a unique dish to satisfy everyone's appetite.

The Comedy Zone Fort Mill ~ 900 Crossroads Plaza, Fort Mill ~ $10

Saturday, Feb. 19

Robot Johnson Sketch Comedy at 8:30 p.m.

Charlotte's favorite sketch comedy troupe makes its triumphant return in a new venue.  Voted as the 2010 Best of the Best for sketch comedy by Charlotte Magazine.  Good humor by bad people.

The Mill ~ 3306A N. Davidson St. Charlotte ~ Free

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