Riot LA Comedy Festival, LA’s premier comedy festival, is January 19-22 in Downtown Los Angeles. This 5th year lineup promises to be the biggest yet featuring Mel Brooks, Ali Wong, Maria Bamford, Bob Saget, Dr. Katz Live!, Tig Notaro, Felipe Esparza, Whitney Cummings and many, many more.
“The Lot” a space to mix and mingle in between shows is being taken over by the surrealist crew, Super Deluxe, which promises to transform the space at 9th & Spring into a face-melting carnival of delight. Featuring rides, arcade games, a booze garden, live streams, and even NKLA animal adoptions, the hub of the festival is included with the purchase of any festival ticket or pass. (21+)
Dr. Katz Live! takes the animated therapy sessions to the stage. Jonathan Katz brings major guests to join him including Bob Saget, Maria Bamford, Tig Notaro, Thomas Middleditch, David Wain and Laura Silverman as receptionist. See it at The Orpheum on Sunday, 1/22.
Eugene Mirman, Nikki Glaser, Kyle Kinane. Sunday, 1/22 at The Alleyway
Literary Death Match hosted by Adrian Todd Zuniga featuring Whitney Cummings, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Sam Richardson, Graham Moore, Marco Ramirez, Hannah Friedman & Zach Amer. Saturday, 1/21 at The Orpheum
About Last Night Live with Adam Ray, Brad Williams and special guests Adam Devine & Brent Morin. Sunday, 1/22 at the North Hall
Andy Kindler ft. Jon Dore, Drew Tarver, Ian Abramson, Natalie Palamides, Tom Henry & Lisa Best. Saturday, 1/21 at The Cigar Lounge
Aparna Nancherla, Jo Firestone, Giulia Rozzi & special guests. Saturday, 1/21 at The North Hall
Fortune Feimster. Saturday, 1/21 at The Cigar Lounge
James Acaster, Josie Long, Daniel Sloss, Maeve Higgins hosted by Tanael Joachim. Sunday, 1/22 at The North Hall
The Best Friends Show hosted by Kim & Aliya featuring Jake & Amir, Dave Ross, Anna Seregina, Milana Vayntrub, Heather Pasternak, Moses Storm, Chris Redd. Saturday, 1/21 at The Cigar Lounge
Rachel Bloom. Sunday, 1/22 at The Alleyway
The New Negroes with hosts, Baron Vaughn and Open Mike Eagle featuring Yassir Lester, Dulcé Sloan, Opeyemi Olagbaju, Troy Walker, Jay Whittaker, Jackie Fabulous & Kristal Oates. Saturday, 1/21 at The North Hall
Nick Rutherford & Jade Catta-Preta with Brent Weinbach, Johnny Pemberton, Alex & Jude, Alice Wetterlund, Josh Johnson. Sunday, 1/22 at The Cigar Lounge
Time Out LA presents Tommy Johnagin & Rory Scovel ft. Beth Stelling with Ryan O’Flanagan and Byron Bowers. Saturday, 1/21 at The Alleyway
Guys We Fucked: The Anti Slut-Shaming Podcast Live with Krystyna Hutchinson & Corinne Fisher. Saturday, 1/21 at The Alleyway
The Drop in featuring host Anthony Jeselnik + super secret lineup. Sunday, 1/22 at The Alleyway
See the full lineup here. Tickets & select passes are still available. Get ready to laugh your face off next weekend.