Schedule Of Events

A huge amount of laughs! Every show is different and includes stand up, sketch comedy, improvisation, along with Special Guests, giveaways and more!

The tenth annual Milwaukee Comedy Festival will take place August 6-9th, 2015. Along with shows at the Next Act Theatre, 255 S. Water St. (Aug. 6, 7, 8th), MCF is excited to present a Headliner Brian Posehn at The Historic Turner Hall Ballroom, 1040 N. 4th St. on  Sun. Aug. 9th the final day of the festival.

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Comedy Festival Schedule of Events

Note: Schedule subject to change. Check out Performer Bios here.

Festival Kick Off Event at Lakefront BreweryKick Off Event!
Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Enjoy some comedy along with a delicious beer from Lakefront Brewery!

7:00p Lakefront Brewery Tour – You must sign up in advance. Tour is $8.

8pm Live Comedy Show
Featuring Sammy Arechar, Matty Field, Steve Breese and special guests!

Admission to the show is $5 or FREE if you have a ticket to any 2015 Milwaukee Comedy Festival show or take any Brewery Tour on Wed. August 5th!


Comedy Fest Day 1

THURSDAY, AUGUST 6, 2015 – 8:00PM

Jason Hillman (Host) – Stand Up, Milwaukee
Broadminded – Sketch, Milwaukee
T.I.M. – Musical Improv, Milwaukee
Zach Peterson – Stand Up, Chicago


Comedy Fest Day 2

FRIDAY, AUGUST 7, 2015 – 8:00PM

Shannon Noll (Host) – Stand Up, Chicago
Morgan Freeman Presents The Magic Negro and Other Blackness – Sketch, Atlanta
Tall Boys – Improv, Milwaukee
Josh Johnson – Stand Up, Chicago

FRIDAY, AUGUST 7, 2015 – 10:00PM

John Egan (Host) – Stand Up, Green Bay
Dynamo Kickstand – Sketch, Milwaukee
Jack and the Wolf – Improv, Chicago
Alex Kumin – Stand Up, Chicago


Comedy Fest Day 3

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8, 2015 – 4:00PM

Special Event – Whoremones, Live Podcast Recording

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8, 2015 – 6:00PM

Jim Zarling (Host), Stand Up Richmond
Sketch Marks – Sketch, Milwaukee
Sam Ike – Stand Up, Boston

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8, 2015 – 8:00PM

Sam Gordon (Host), Stand Up, Chicago
Chairs – Improv, Chicago
King Quail – Sketch, Brooklyn, NY
Sammy Arechar – Stand Up, Milwaukee

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8, 2015 – 10:00PM

Danny Lobell (Host) – Stand Up, Los Angeles
Variety Hour Happy Hour – Sketch, Milwaukee
Fancy Football – Improv, Los Angeles
Christopher Schmidt – Stand Up, Milwaukee

SUNDAY, AUGUST 9, 2015 – 8PMrubber_chicken_day4

Historic Turner Hall
Ryan Mason (Host) – Stand Up, Milwaukee
Geoffrey Asmus – Stand Up, Madison
Brian Posehn (Headliner) – Stand Up, Los Angeles


Schedule is Subject to Change.

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