ATTENTION! WE’RE ACCEPTING PITCHES FOR FIVE DOLLAR COMEDY WEEK 2019 – NOW THROUGH SUNDAY, JUNE 30TH AT 11:59 PM! Five years ago, Kate Banford and Aaron Nevins started Five Dollar Comedy Week, a fully independent comedy festival of 30 brand new shows. That festival and those shows grew into what is now Good Good Comedy Theatre – Philly’s […]
June 28th @ 10:00 pm –
Good Good’s popular, long-running stand-up freak show. Every Friday at 10 PM, marvel at an eclectic mix of comedic wunderkinds from across the country. FREE BEER for all in attendance.
June 29th @ 10:00 pm –
Peter Smith is an NYC-based comedian, cabaret performer and actor that fuses song, dance and stand-up in their dynamic live performances. They have appeared on Comedy Central, Viceland, Seriously.TV and performed at the New York Comedy Festival, Vulture Comedy Festival and as a featured Up Next performer at Comedy Central’s Clusterfest.
July 5th @ 8:30 pm –
Do you smoke weed? That’s what’s up. Have you heard of Snoop Dog or Cheech and Chong? Nice. Come check out our weed talk show please.
July 20th @ 10:00 pm –
Darlings is Good Good’s monthly fast-paced comedy show from a collective of Philadelphia’s most beloved comedic angels. This is another creamy batch of the best bits from the year so far.
July 23rd @ 8:00 pm –
Johnny Pemberton is an LA-based comedian and actor. His numerous TV credits include Community, Bob’s Burgers, Conan, Superstore, You’re The Worst, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, New Girl, Son of Zorn, Kroll Show, Review, Adventure Time, Pickle & Peanut and many, many others.
July 27th @ 10:00 pm –
Marie Faustin is an NYC-based comedian and actress. She has appeared on Broad City, Comedy Central Stand-Up, MTV’s Girl Code, VH1, The BET Awards and TruTV. She co-hosted Viceland’s nightly variety show VICE LIVE, as well as Oxygen’s Very Real Talk.
August 2nd @ 8:30 pm –
Couples Therapy is the popular podcast hosted by real-life couple Naomi Ekperigin (Broad City, 2 Dope Queens) & Andy Beckerman (TruTV, TBS), where stand-up lovers, ex-lovers, siblings & friends do sets together about their relationship. It’s all the fun of a comedy show mixed with the intimacy of a private therapy sesh!
August 2nd @ 10:00 pm –
Naomi Ekperigin is a comedian, actress & WGA-nominated writer originally from New York City. She has appeared on 2 Dope Queens, Late Night with Seth Meyers, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, Adam Ruins Everything and her own Comedy Central half hour special. She has also written for Broad City, Difficult People and Great News.
August 4th @ 8:30 pm –
After meeting in Chicago’s stand-up scene, Joe McAdam and Chris Stephens’ budding friendship soon gave way to a cold, calculated working relationship under the name Butt, their two-person act. Prepare yourself for an enchanting evening of live comedy that will make you say “I saw Butt.”
August 24th @ 8:00 pm –
When Jon Gabrus and Lauren Lapkus were growing up, they watched a lot of TV. Like, a LOT of TV. Now adults with minds hopelessly warped by television, they’ve come together to indulge their shared obsession. On Raised By TV, Jon and Lauren revisit the best and worst TV of the late 80s and early 90s – everything from game shows and TGIF to Oprah and cereal commercials. Named one of the Best New Podcasts of 2018 by Rolling Stone.
November 9th @ 8:30 pm –
Janelle James is a comedian and writer based in NYC. Her TV credits include Late Night with Seth Meyers, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, HBO’s Crashing, Night Train with Wyatt Cenac, @midnight and her own Netflix quarter-hour special. She was also a writer for The Rundown on BET.
This Saturday, Good Good Comedy Theatre is celebrating two years as a full-on comedy venue in Philadelphia with a big blow-out show and after-party. What started in 2014 as Five Dollar Comedy Week, a one-off festival of new shows, has bloomed into a year-round theater with nearly 2,000 incredible, hilarious and weird-as-fuck live comedy shows […]
Good Good Comedy Theatre utilizes volunteers to assist with ticketing, stage managing and general theater upkeep every night of the week. Volunteers who commit to a certain number of hours receive access to shows for free PLUS free classes. If you’re interested in volunteering, please fill out the simple form here and we’ll get back to you ASAP. […]