Comedy


The Second City Guide to the Symphony

NSO Pops: The Second City Guide to the Symphony starring Colin Mochrie

Sep 15 - Sep 17, 2016

The NSO joins renowned comedy troupe The Second City and Whose Line Is It Anyway? star Colin Mochrie for original comedy, new music, and works by Mozart and more in this satirical look at the symphony's repertoire, composers, and even its audience!

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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."

On Sale 9/14/2016


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 standup talents to the Eisenhower stage.

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