Best bets in Charlotte comedy, Nov. 23-27



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

Wednesday, Nov. 23
DS Sanders at 8 p.m. (Doors open at 7 p.m.)
Sanders is a dead on writer who turns life's everyday simplicities into side splitting comedy routines.
The Comedy Zone Charlotte ~ 935 N. Graham St., Charlotte ~ $10-$15

Thursday, Nov. 24
Special Thanksgiving Edition Open Mic Night at 9:30 p.m. (Comics sign-up at 9:15 p.m.)
Need to get out of the house after spending all day with family? Come laugh at us or take the stage for five minutes yourself. Ages 18 and up only.
The Comedy Zone Fort Mill ~ 900 Crossroads Plaza, Fort Mill

Friday, Nov. 25
James Gregory at 6 p.m. & 8 p.m.
Whimsical reflections on life from the front porch.
The Comedy Zone Charlotte ~ 935 N. Graham St., Charlotte ~ $15-$20

Saturday, Nov. 26
Daniel Tosh at 7 p.m. & 9:30 p.m.
Comedian Daniel Tosh, known best for his mocking commentary on Comedy Central's Tosh.O, released a CD/DVD called Happy Thoughts earlier this year.
Ovens Auditorium ~ 2700 E. Independence Blvd., Charlotte ~ $39.50 and up

Sunday, Nov. 27
Rated R: Improv Comedy by Charlotte Comedy Theater at 7 p.m.
Competitive short form improv where Charlotte's top improvisers compete against one another for audience affection.
The Comedy Zone Charlotte ~ 935 Seaboard St., Charlotte ~ $10

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