Atlanta Comedy Shows April to May 2012

Paul McParland April 19, 2012 0

craig-shoemakerA list of Atlanta’s current and up-coming stand up comedy shows and improv performances. These are some of our favorite places to see top notch, razor sharp comedians and spontaneous improvisation in Atlanta, Georgia.

Craig Sheomaker – The Lovemaster
5/4/2012 to 5/5/2012
He’s good for all the wrong reasons! Craig Shoemaker a.k.a. The Lovemaster has performed many TV stand-up specials, appeared in multiple films, written children’s books and performed for 4 U.S. Presidents. Craig will perform live at the Punchline, Atlanta’s oldest continuously running comedy club.

 
Craig Shoemaker YouTube Video – (Warning – it’s a little crude!)

Craig Shoemaker – The Lovemaster Show Dates & Times
Friday, May 04, 2012 8:00:00 PM $25.00
Friday, May 04, 2012 10:00:00 PM $25.00
Saturday, May 05, 2012 6:00:00 PM $25.00
Saturday, May 05, 2012 8:00:00 PM $25.00
Saturday, May 05, 2012 10:00:00 PM $25.00

For tickets visit www.punchline.com.

 

Laughing Matters
4/1/2012 to 5/31/2012
A mainstay of Atlanta corporate entertainment since 1985, Laughing Matters is pure spontaneous energy channeled through the brains of professional comedy risk-takers. Clean comedy is a rarity in today’s society, however with Laughing Matters, it is simply their brand of material. Bring your thinking caps and prepare to challenge these fearless participants in theatre without a net.
Company: Laughing Matters
Price: $15.00
Box Office: 404-225-5000
Public Transportation Available
Free Parking Available

 

Battle Acts
4/1/2012 to 5/31/2012
Laughing Matters is the longest running improv comedy troupe in Atlanta! Individual improvisors compete head to head for laughs during this elimination tournament. Eight walk in and one walks out – The Champion of BattleActs! Third Saturday of each month.
Company: Laughing Matters
Price: $12.00
Box Office: 404-225-5000
Free Parking Available
Pay Parking Available

 

Improv Revolution – Thursday Improv
4/1/2012 to 5/31/2012
The future of yesterday’s improv tomorrow – today! New formats, fresh faces and big ideas mark our ever-changing Thursday night testing ground for new improv formats and new improvisers. The first half of this show stars our best and brightest upcoming improv stars. They’ll be performing games and scenes based on the suggestions you give them, so everything is made up on the spot. The second half of the show is anyone’s guess. Each Thursday evening belongs to a different member of the Dad’s Garage improv ensemble (our old pros) who gets and they get to do whatever they gosh darn well please. So expect some pretty awesome and radically badical improv to be thrown your way. his show will last approximately 1 and a half hours with a 15 minute intermission. This show is not appropriate for anyone not old enough to experience adult humor…or anyone that doesn’t like it.
Company: Dad’s Garage
Suitability: Mature Content
Price: $10.00
Box Office: 404-523-3141
Public Transportation Available
Free Parking Available

 

Rocky Horror Picture Show w/ Live Cast Improv
4/1/2012 to 5/31/2012
Lips Down On Dixie performs the interactive version of the Rocky Horror Picture Show.
Company: Lips Down on Dixie
Suitability: Mature Content
Price: $8.00
Box Office: 404-873-1939
Public Transportation Available
Free Parking Available

 

TheatreSports
4/1/2012 to 5/31/2012
Our longest running improv show and an audience favorite for years, TheatreSports is a fast-paced improv competition that features the best improvisers in the city and uses your suggestions to fuel the show. Consisting of two teams, a host/referee, and the infamous scum box (that keeps things in line) – TheatreSports will have you in hysterics and in on the fun. This show will last approximately 1 and a half hours with a 15 minute intermission.
Company: Dad’s Garage
Price: $15.00
Box Office: 404-523-3141
Public Transportation Available
Free Parking Available



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