St. Louis Comedy Shows 8/14-8/20

Monday 8/14

Improv Shop Open MicrophoneSt. Louis Comedy - Improv Shop Open Mic
(7PM, The Improv Shop, 510 N. Euclid Saint Louis, MO 63115)
Check out The Improv Shop’s new home in the Grove with a full kitchen and two showrooms! Rafe Williams and Bobby Jaycox host this night of free-for-all comedy.






Babylon Comedy Open MicSt. Louis Comedy - Babylon Open Mic
(7PM, Babylon Bar and Grill, 4744 Mid Rivers Mall Drive St. Louis, MO 63376)
Jimmy Day hosts this weekly open mic that also serves as a competition.  The top comics of the night move on to a showcase at the end of the month!





Comedy Shipwreck Open MicSt. Louis Comedy - Comedy Shipwreck Heavy Anchor
(10PM, The Heavy Anchor, 5226 Gravois Ave St. Louis, MO 63116)
$1 PBRs have fueled this ship for years and there’s no stopping it.  One of the premier mics in the city, the Comedy Shipwreck is captained by Chad Wallace at the beloved Heavy Anchor, a south city St. Louis jewel.

Tuesday 8/15

St. Louis Comedy - Bar 101 Soulard Open MicComedy 101 Open Mic
(8PM, Bar 101 Soulard, 1724 South Broadway, St. Louis, MO 63104)
Josh Slobe hosts this night of open mic comedy featuring newcomers and seasoned veterans in a classy showroom with fancy drink specials.

Wednesday 8/16

St. Louis Comedy - Wild Card Wednesday

Wild Card Comedy
(10:30PM, The Crow’s Nest, 7336 Manchester, St. Louis, MO 63143)
A mix between an open mic and a college party, Wild Card Wednesday at The Crow’s Nest subjects St. Louis comedians to ridiculous challenges during their sets. Come out and cheer or jeer them on!







Thursday 8/17

Comedy’s Best Kept Secret Tour
(10PM, The Heavy Anchor, 5226 Gravois Ave St. Louis, MO 63116)
Come see what happens when Nationally touring Comedians and the winners of Make Me Laugh St Louis join forces for a killer road trip which raises money for the Humane Society.

Friday 8/18

Impolite Company
(10:30PM, The Crack Fox, 1114 Olive Street, St. Louis, MO)
Join us this month for Impolite Company’s second ever Musical Accompaniment Show. A great selection of local and visiting comics will perform shorter sets as a duo of musicians play alongside of them. Last year’s show was a lot of fun, and this year’s will be even better.

Saturday 8/19

Bare Knuckle Comedy 8th Anniversary Show
(8PM, The Monocle 4510 Manchester Ave St. Louis, MO 63110)
This month, the show features stand up from Steve Poggi, Chad Wallace, Chris Cyr, Emily Hickner & Ella Fritts. The narrative section follows cast members Christian, Asia, Analicia & Panagiotis.





O’Fallon Out Loud
(8:30PM, Rendezvous Cafe & Wine Bar217 South Main St O’Fallon , MO 63366)
O’Fallon Out Loud returns Saturday, August 19th with Nathan Orton headlining. Nathan has been a staple in the St.Louis comedy scene and has also performed in New York & Las Vegas. He recently won Helium Comedy Club’s Funniest Competition, as well as Make Me Laugh St. Louis this past spring.





Power & Self  – Stryker Spurlock at Fringe
(11PM, Kranzberg Arts Center Gallery501 N Grand Blvd St. Louis, MO 63103)
Stryker Spurlock does 45 minutes of stand-up comedy at the St. Louis Fringe Festival. $15 in the Kranzberg Arts Center Gallery.  Tickets here.






Sunday 8/20

Take it easy!


Club Roundup

Helium Comedy
(Various Times, 1155 Saint Louis Galleria St. Louis, MO 63117)
Finesse Mitchell – Versatile comedian, actor, and author Finesse Mitchell knows a thing or two about making an audience howl with laughter. This comedy vet has a “Comedy Central Presents” special, was the breakout star of Shaq’s All-Star Comedy Jam Tour, and starred in the 2007 big screen picture “Who’s Your Caddy.
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Funny Bone St. Louis
(Various Times, 614 Westport Plz St. Louis, MO 63146)
Sarah Tiana – Most recently, Sarah was featured on the big hit show Roast Battle on Comedy Central in which she was the runner-up in a field of 16 other comics at the Just for Laughs festival in Montreal. She is a regular on @Midnight on Comedy Central, regular on Chelsea Lately, regular/writer on The Josh Wolf Show on CMT, regular at “ignoring red flags.” Writer for Jeff Ross and The Burn, Host of the Roast of Justin Beiber Red Carpet, Host of the CMA’s Red Carpet.

Hey Guys Comedy
(Various Times, 5225 N Illinois 159, Fairview Heights, IL 62208)
Kevin Bozeman – With a smooth and clever style, a great smile and a contagious laugh, Kevin has been entertaining in clubs and colleges across the country. In 2000, he was the winner of the Midwest region of the HBO Comedy Competition and flew to Los Angeles to compete as a finalist. He performed on Comedy Central’s Premium Blend in 2003, and finished second in the Boston Comedy Competition in 2005.  He was a semi-finalist on NBC’s Last ComicStanding in 2010. This past summer, he co-starred in the Indie Film Flat Chested starring Alicia Witt and Luke Perry.