The Kennedy Center

Comedy at the Kennedy Center: Langston Kerman

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Langston Kerman was a finalist for this year’s NBC Diversity Standup showcase in December 2015. He does stand-up all over the country, and was chosen to perform at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival in Portland in May 2015. Notable engagements include the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal, The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore on Comedy Central, and Adam DeVine’s House Party. Currently, he plays “Jared” on the Golden Globe®–nominated HBO show Insecure. Opening for Kerman is D.C.-based comedian and artist Simone.

This performance contains mature content.

Free general admission tickets will be distributed in the Hall of States starting at approximately 5 p.m., up to two tickets per person.

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