Best bets in Charlotte comedy this week, March 8-12



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, March 8

Celebrity Gallagher at The Comedy Zone Lake Norman at 8 p.m. (seating at 7 p.m.)

Galway Hooker Irish Pub ~ 17044 Kenton Drive, Cornelius ~ $25

Wednesday, March 9

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, March 10

Laugh for the Cure at 6 p.m.

James Sibley and Greg Hahn perform in this very special event benefiting Charlotte's local affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure.  Funny comedy show, live & silent auctions, and hors d'oeuvres.

McGlohon Theatre ~ 345 N. College St., Charlotte ~ $42

Friday, March 11 & Saturday, March 12

Just June at The Comedy Zone Fort Mill at 8 p.m. & 10:15 p.m.

Just June is former marine, mother, grandmother, ex-wife, and member of American Legion Post #224.  Some of her credits include; "Joan Of Arc" in the Eddie Murphy film, Coming To America, Fox's Comedy Express and BET's Comic View.

Madison's On The Corner ~ 900 Crossroads Plaza, Fort Mill ~ $10

Saturday, March 12

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

Charlotte's favorite sketch comedy troupe makes its triumphant return in a new venue.

The Mill ~ 3306A N. Davidson St., Charlotte ~ $12 cash at the door

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