Trevor Noah

Trevor Noah

Fri, Oct 7

The South African comedian and host of Comedy Central's The Daily Show brings his comedic talents to D.C. for one night only. 10:30 show just added!

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Unelectable You

Slate Presents Unelectable You: The Second City's Completely Unbiased Political Revue

Oct 14 - Oct 15, 2016

Who even knows what makes a presidential candidate electable anymore? Join Slate and The Second City as they try to figure it out, in an evening of comedy, insight, and topical musings.

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Bill Murray

The 19th Annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor: Bill Murray

Sun, Oct 23, 2016, 8:00 PM

The Kennedy Center awards the 19th annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor to Bill Murray, one of America's--and the world's--foremost humorists in a star-studded show filled with fun and laughter.

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Igudesman & Joo

Igudesman & Joo: And Now Mozart

Thu, Nov 10, 2016, 8:00 PM

Collaborating to create a concert they would want to attend, violinist Aleksey Igudesman and pianist Hyung-Ki Joo bring their hilarious mix of music, pop culture, and pure zaniness to the Kennedy Center for one night only!

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A Christmas Carol: Twist Your Dickens

The Second City's Twist Your Dickens

Dec 9 - Dec 31, 2016

The Second City parodies Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol for an interactive experience that Scrooge--and the audience!--will never forget. The legendary comedy troupe brings its improvisational skills and sketch comedy mastery to "the night before Christmas."

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Adam Carolla

Adam Carolla: Not Taco Bell Material

Sat, Feb 25, 2017, 8:00 PM

One night only! Comedian, New York Times best-selling author, and The Adam Carolla Show podcast host brings his signature stand-up talents to the Eisenhower stage.

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