Best bets in Charlotte comedy, April 19-23



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, April 19

Taboo Tuesday Open Mic at 9:30 p.m. (comedians sign-up at 9 p.m)

The way open mic was meant to be with no language or content restrictions. Every comedian who signs up goes up for five minutes.

Crown Station Pub ~ 1425 Elizabeth St., Charlotte ~ $2

Wednesday, April 20

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 Street, Charlotte ~ Free

Thursday, April 21

12x12 Super Challenge Stand-up Showcase at 8 p.m.

It's month 4 of the 12 month challenge and our comics are still going strong. Join host Justin Chambliss and the challengers Steve Price, Pat Volgerson, Eric Shun, Debbie Millwater, Chris Brown, Patrick Steward, Jessica Winkleman, DeVan Penegar and D. Moore for this all new show.

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

Friday, April 22 & Saturday, April 23

Tim Statum at The Comedy Zone Fort Mill at 8 p.m. & 10:15 p.m.

Tim's life is like a lyric from a Skynard song and he loves to share. A hilarious evening for all ages.

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

Saturday, April 23

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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