11th Annual Cleveland Comedy Festival
November 14-18

Cleveland Comedy Festival

The 11th annual Cleveland Comedy Festival will take place November 14-18. Over 40 comedians from all over the U.S. and Canada will descend on Cleveland and bring the laughter. Some of the highlights of the 2018 Festival will be:

  • Cleveland Comedy Festival Spotlight Showcases The 2018 Cleveland Comedy Festival will feature over 40 of the funniest up-and-coming comedians & comedy performers from all over the U.S. & Canada. Industry judges from all over the United States will help select award winners for Best Performance, Best in Writing and Exceptional Sketch & Improvisation. Showcases Start Wed 11/14 – 11/16.
  • Best of the Fest Stand-up & Improvistation & Sketch Comedy Sat 11/17 Kennedy Theatre Judges from comedy clubs from all over the country select from the very best of the fest Best in Writing, Best in Performance and Best Improvisational & Sketch Comedian.
  • The Cleveland Comedy Festival HOMECOMING SHOW welcomes Kate Quigley Featuring Rick Glassman both coming home for the first time. Glassman a Shaker Heights’ native from UNDATEABLE (NBC) and Quigley a Canton native from THE OFFICE (NBC), THE MEGAN MULLALLY SHOW (NBC) & UNDERCOVER ON PLAYBOY TV.  
  • Our annual Class Clown Comedy Class for Kids Graduation Show Sun 11/18.Aspiring comedians perform their original comedic sets and show the grown-ups how it’s done.

And so much more! All the details are at Clevelandcomedyfestival.com See you at the shows! Cleveland Comedy Festival Laugh til’ it hurts!

Nov 14 - 16, 2018 | Kennedy's Theatre

Free Comedy Happy Hour

Cleveland Comedy Festival

Nov 14 - 16, 2018 | Kennedy's Theatre

Spotlight Showcase

Cleveland Comedy Festival

Nov 17 | Kennedy's Theatre

Women & Wine Comedy Show

Cleveland Comedy Fest

Nov 17 | Kennedy's Theatre

Best Improv and Sketch Comedy

Cleveland Comedy Festival

Nov 17 | Hanna Theatre

Kate Quigley

Cleveland Comedy Festival

Nov 17 | Kennedy's Theatre

Best of the Fest

Cleveland Comedy Festival

Nov 18 | Kennedy's Theatre

Clean Comedy Show

Cleveland Comedy Festival