Saturday, Jan. 28th, 2017

7-9:30pm Sat. Jan. 28

An Evening of Improv featuring the Black Dirt Theater Improv Troupe!

Hasting’s own improv troupe will guarantee to melt the winter doldrums. You might even see a challenge issued from some past WideSpot improv students too – you never know what will happen when improv comes to town.

Widespot Performing Arts Center N2030 Spring St., Stockholm

Cost: $15 Reserved/$18 At the Door

Age: All Ages

8:30pm Sat. Jan. 28

Clear Water Comedy Presents: JT Habersaat

JT Habersaat is a native New Yorker who now makes Austin Texas his home. He has opened for Kyle Kinane, Doug Standhope, and numerous punk bands throughout the country.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 Admission; $3 with student ID

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

9:30pm Sat. Jan. 28

Comedy: Paula Poundstone

Enjoy an evening of humor with comedian Paula Poundstone. 32 years ago Paula Poundstone climbed on a Greyhound bus and traveled across the country - stopping in at open mic nights at comedy clubs as she went. Today she is one of our country's foremost humorists.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $50

Friday, Feb. 3rd, 2017

Fri. Feb. 3

ComCon

A weekend adventure created to bring together Stand-Ups, Storytellers, Improvisors, Sketch Writers, and anybody interested in the art of comedy together to explore, learn from each other, make new friends, strengthen our performance communities, write, and for sure have fun. ​

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

Cost: $120 early bird registration; $135 after Jan. 11 (Price does not include lodging)

Saturday, Feb. 4th, 2017

Sat. Feb. 4

ComCon

A weekend adventure created to bring together Stand-Ups, Storytellers, Improvisors, Sketch Writers, and anybody interested in the art of comedy together to explore, learn from each other, make new friends, strengthen our performance communities, write, and for sure have fun. ​

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

Cost: $120 early bird registration; $135 after Jan. 11 (Price does not include lodging)

Sunday, Feb. 5th, 2017

Sun. Feb. 5

ComCon

A weekend adventure created to bring together Stand-Ups, Storytellers, Improvisors, Sketch Writers, and anybody interested in the art of comedy together to explore, learn from each other, make new friends, strengthen our performance communities, write, and for sure have fun. ​

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

Cost: $120 early bird registration; $135 after Jan. 11 (Price does not include lodging)

Thursday, Feb. 9th, 2017

7:30pm Thu. Feb. 9

Comedy Show: Julie Scoggin

Julie Scoggins has been on NBC's Last Comic Standing. She's a Southern girl with universal appeal, whose shows sell out from Florida to Oregon. This is Red haired, white-knuckled, blue collar comedy at its best. Dan Mogol, semifinalist at the Twin Cities Funniest Person Contest, will open the evening.

Bye the Willow 501 N. High St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10

8pm Thu. Feb. 9

Improv: Backwards Thinkers Society

UWEC's own improv comedy troupe, The Backwards Thinkers Society, will perform in the Cabin.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Friday, Feb. 10th, 2017

7:30-10:30pm Fri. Feb. 10

After Dark: Love & War Anti-Valentine's Day "Bash" at the Chippewa Valley Museum

Features a “dark” comedy show featuring local comics from Clear Water Comedy, exclusive behind-the-scenes tours of the museum’s collections, piñata smash, Pollock-style paint n’ sip, wine and beer as drinks to drown sorrows, limitless pizza, ice cream sundaes in the vintage ice cream parlor and more.

Chippewa Valley Museum 1204 E. Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets are $25 each or two for $45

Age: 21+

Saturday, Feb. 11th, 2017

8pm Sat. Feb. 11

Valentine's Weekend Comedy Show

With Headliner Darlene Westgor "Nick at Nite's Funniest Mom in America", Featuring Jeff Pfoser - Mall of America Comedy Contest Finalist and Hosted by Josh Florhaug - Showtime TV.

Metropolis Resort 5150 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: Dinner & Show: $45/person in advance; Show only: $20/person in advance

Age: 18+

Friday, Feb. 17th, 2017

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Feb. 17

Crescent Circus

You will be on the edge of your seats as this husband and wife duo perform incredible demonstrations of balance along with hilarious physical comedy stunts. The magic, juggling, and aerobics are impressive.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults $15, Seniors $14, Youth $6, Family (2 adults, 2 youth) $35

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Feb. 18th, 2017

2-3:30pm Sat. Feb. 18

James Wedgwood – Comedic Ventriloquist

Like a one-man variety show, James makes virtually everything talk - from wooden "associates," to purses, bottles, and even audience members.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: VIP $20 / Adults $15 / Seniors and Students $10

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Feb. 25th, 2017

6:30-9:30pm Sat. Feb. 25

Comedian Tim Harmston

A well known headliner told Tim Harmston “You’re kind of like an idiot, but with smart material”. That winning combination has led Tim to appearances on CBS’s Late Show with David Letterman, Comedy Central’s Live at Gotham, the Bob and Tom radio show, Last Comic Standing and WPR.

Dunn County Historical Society 1820 Wakanda Street, Menomonie

Cost: $20

Age: 18+

Tuesday, Feb. 28th, 2017

7-10pm Tue. Feb. 28

Fat Tuesday Dinner & Comedy

Celebrate Fat Tuesday at The Sheeley House Saloon with authentic New Orleans Cuisine and the very funny "Queen of New Orleans", Comedian Roz McCoy and feature Dan Hinnenkamp Expect delicious food, specialty drinks, Mardi Gras Beads, and a lot of laughs.

James Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $30; includes dinner & show

Age: 21+

Saturday, Mar. 11th, 2017

7:30-9pm Sat. Mar. 11

Sean Emery – Comic Juggler

Sean Emery is more than just a funny guy jugglin' stuff. He is a professionally-trained juggler and clown, having started his career with Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Circus and is now one of the most in-demand entertainers for fairs & festivals throughout the country.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: VIP $20 / Adults $15 / Seniors and Students $10

Age: All Ages

The Volume One Calendar is sponsored by Mayo Clinic Health System of Eau Claire