Hey, comedy nerds! There are shows every night in Atlanta but I’m gonna highlight a few that I think will be well worth your time. Y’all, ready?
WonderComedy Presents Chris Charpentier & Dave Ross – Fri., 4/27
Normally the third Friday of the month, the next WonderComedy is going to the fourth for a very special edition. The wonderful Dave Ross (“Drunk History”) and Chris Charpentier (“Jimmy Kimmel Live”) from LA will co-headline while Denver’s Adam Cayton-Holland (“Those Who Can’t) also swings by for a sweet set. More info
Julian McCullough at The Punchline – Thurs., 4/26 – Sun., 4/29
The Punchline opens its doors to the hilarious Julian McCullough this weekend. He’s performed on “Chelsea Lately,” and “Late Show with Jimmy Fallon.” You’ll have six chances to catch him. More info.
Laughing Skull Comedy Festival – Thurs., 4/26 – Sun., 4/26
Now in its ninth year, the Laughing Skull festival will be a non-competition affair. Instead, Skull Fest will feature local and national comics from all over at various locations in the ATL. Check out Mia Jackson, Caleb Synan, Rob Haze, Clayton English, and Noah Gardenswartz at City Winery Saturday among the other great shows. More info.
Bill Burr & Nate Bargatze at Fox Theatre – Sat., 4/28
Well, it is quite unusual to get two headliners on the same show, let a long at such a prestigious venue as the Fox Theatre. Bill Burr headlines this Saturday with special guest Nate Bargatze. Yeah, it’s gonna be a good show. More info.
Of course, there’s plenty of other shows going on. Find more at atlantacomedy.tumblr.com.
Olivia is an Atlanta-based stand-up comedian and writer. She loves comedy and pretty much only talks about it, Legos, and baseball and their many disappointments. She also curates atlantacomedy.tumblr.com.