Washington DC being the capital of America is a hub for people coming across from various states and countries. It is a place with a lot of opportunities for people with ambitions. With all the stress and rushing around, there are many places where people can unwind with stand-up comedies and enjoy their stay while pursuing their dreams. Let’s have a quick look at some of the best venues for stand-up comedians in the Washington area:

Topaz Bar

This club has got much more than stand-up comedy to offer. With its Moroccan theme, the club offers amazing drinks and meals at great prices for all age groups. Comedy is icing on the cake. This bar is in the well-known Topaz Hotel and the comedy shows here do not require a ticket which means they are absolutely free of charge. The show is called the “Laughing Buddha-ha” and is staged every Thursday night from 8 pm to 10 pm. Every Thursday, 10 comedians will take up the stage for 10 minutes each and what follow is ripples of laughter. The unique thing is that they let the guests also participate and the winner gets $25 plus beer in addition to tickets to a comedy show. This guest contest is called “Everyone’s a Comedian”.

The Capitol Steps Comedy Show

The Capitol Steps Comedy ShowThis show mainly aims at poking fun at the democracy. Song parodies and skits make people’s tummy ache with laughter all around the house. You can catch this show on every Friday and Saturday night at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center Amphitheater.

DC Improv

This comedy club is very popular with the local people. This place has seen all the big names of stand-up comedy perform here. Some of them are Dave Chappelle, Jerry Seinfeld, Ellen DeGeneres, and Lewis Black to name a few.