Funny Business

From national stars to local acts, here's a roundup of side-splitting comedy events.

Nehal Aggarwal - June 2017

Funny Business

From national stars to local acts, here's a roundup of side-splitting comedy events.

Nehal Aggarwal - June 2017

-John Mulaney

JUDAH FRIEDLANDER 6/2. Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Ave. 8 p.m. $17-23. This Maryland native and 30 Rock castmate performs his dry and witty standup comedy in Highlandtown.

STANDUP COMEDY TO BENEFIT THE HOMELESS 6/6. The Windup Space, 12 W. North Ave. 8:30 p.m. Free. Catch more than 25 comics to benefit HashtagLunchbag, an organization working to feed the city’s hungry.  

BRIAN POSEHN 6/9. Rams Head Live, 20 Market Pl. 8 p.m. $15-20. This seasoned comedian has starred in The SimpsonsThe Big Bang Theory, and The Sarah Silverman Program, and now comes to Baltimore for a live set. 


⇓ Article continues below ⇓

CHRIS D’ELIA
6/15. Baltimore Soundstage, 124 Market Pl. 7:30 & 10 p.m. $30-50. This comedian turned up-and-coming actor brings his raunchy humor to the downtown stage. 

LOUIE ANDERSON
6/18. Rams Head on Stage, 33 West St., Annapolis. 5:30 & 8:30 p.m. $35. Throw back some laughs with this lauded entertainer who boasts three Emmys, a nod on Comedy Central’s list of 100 Greatest Stand-Up Comedians of All Time, and a lauded new role as a woman on Baskets by Louis C.K. and Zach Galifianakis.

JOHN MULANEY
6/18-19. Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, 1212 Cathedral St. 8 p.m. $28-38. Live from Baltimore, it’s John Mulaney! Known best for his writing with Saturday Night Live, this comedic natural displays his wit and charm at the Meyerhoff.  

AWKWARD SEX & THE CITY
6/23. The Ottobar, 2549 N. Howard St., 8 p.m. $10. This New York City-based comedy group comes to Remington for just one night to tell stories about their most embarrassing sexual experiences. Be sure to attend for all the hysterical—and cringe-worthy—moments from from this group of women (and one guy!). 

CRAIG ROBINSON
6/23-6/25. Baltimore Comedy Factory, 5625 O'Donnell St. 7 p.m. $27. Though he started off as a Chicago public school teacher, Craig Robinson is now known for his hilarious roles in The Office, Hot Tub Time Machine, and his own Mr. Robinson. Expect him to blend his two passions on stage: comedy and music.

BILL MAHER
6/24. Modell Performing Arts Center at The Lyric, 140 W. Mount Royal Ave. 8 p.m. $45-305. This dry, unfiltered HBO host performs standup at The Lyric.




You May Also Like


Arts & Culture

Q&A with Natural Velvet

We talk to Corynne Ostermann of the post-punk outfit about their new album.

MaxSpace

Review: The Hero

Sam Elliott shines in this career-defining role.


Arts District

The Big Baltimore Playlist: June 2017

The top five local songs you should download right now.

Arts & Culture

Golden Globe

Print is not dead at the Maryland Institute College of Art.

-John Mulaney

Connect With Us

Most Read


Sea Change
Angie’s takes up where Obrycki’s left off.

My Top Ten with Michelle Antoinette Nelson
Founder and chief visionary officer of Brown + Healthy shares her favorite things.

Q&A with Natural Velvet
We talk to Corynne Ostermann of the post-punk outfit about their new album.

Baby on Board: It's a Girl! (And Very Different the Second Time)
Five biggest differences between my pregnancies—for better or worse.

Brass Tacks
A new spot for pub grub debuts in midtown.