Five Dollar Comedy Week: Festival Archive

Five Dollar Comedy Week began in August of 2014, premiering over thirty brand new comedy shows and workshops. Since then, the festival has debuted over 170 brand new shows and workshops. FDCW continues to occur semi-annually and led to the creation of Good Good Comedy Theatre, its now-permanent home. Below is a complete list of all […]

FDCW 2018 Pitches Now Open!

ATTENTION! Five Dollar Comedy Week is accepting pitches NOW through Wednesday, January 31st at 11:59 PM. Philadelphia’s biggest independent comedy festival will be returning April 1st – 7th, 2018 at Good Good Comedy Theatre (215 N. 11th St. in Chinatown) – 2017 Best of Philly winner for Best Comedy Club and 2017 Philly.com Reader’s Choice Award winner for […]

December Comedy Guide

Two of our favorite NYC comedians return to Philadelphia co-headlining this one-night-only event. Martin Urbano is known for his wry and smart joke-writing as seen on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Comedy Central’s Roast Battle and PBS’ Stand Up Empire. Ana Fabrega is a prolific comedian with a knack for off-kilter characters. She can be seen on […]