Saturday, Jan. 18th, 2020

5-10pm Sat. Jan. 18

The Good, the Bad and the Bearded Western Comedy Show

Join The Bearded Company as they create a completely improvised adventure in the Wild West. Greed pushed them this far, what will push them further? Gold, guns or each other?

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

Cost: $30 Dinner and show

Age: PG-13

7pm Sat. Jan. 18

Bill Engvall

Bill Engvall comes to Pablo Center, showcasing his iconic brand of observational satire that is as relatable as it is laugh-out-loud funny.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $49

7:30pm Sat. Jan. 18

7th Annual Eau Claire Improv Festival

Headliner: Immediate Musical, featuring Chicago's top comedic actors from The Second City improvising a complete musical based on a single audience suggestion. Local groups Memorial High School Improv, Shambles, and Minneapolis based Glassworks Improv will open the night.

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 advance, $30 door

9pm Sat. Jan. 18

Bill Engvall

Bill Engvall comes to Pablo Center, showcasing his iconic brand of observational satire that is as relatable as it is laugh-out-loud funny.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $49

Tuesday, Jan. 21st, 2020

7:30pm Tue. Jan. 21

Open Mic Night at The Plus

See or join established and emerging artists. Each week, a different artist will host, and lead off the evening with 20 minutes of their work. Following the performance, open mic begins. Music, comedy, sketch, live readings, poetry, acting, improv welcomed. Half price apps from 10p-midnight.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Jan. 23rd, 2020

8pm Thu. Jan. 23

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Whitney Chitwood

A Chicago-based comedian & a lesbian squirrel in a shoebox who was recently called "Inspiring!" by the incomparable Maria Bamford. Whit's debut album "The Bakery Case" premiered at number 1 on the iTunes and Amazon comedy chartsand was in the Top 10 on the Billboard Comedy Charts.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA | $3 with valid student ID

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

Friday, Jan. 24th, 2020

7:30-9pm Fri. Jan. 24

Nathan Timmel

After graduating from UW-Milwaukee with a degree in English, Nathan Timmel realized he was unemployable. One open mic later and a career in the business of laughter began. A stand-up comedy veteran, masterful storyteller, and headliner with over a decade of showman experience.

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

Cost: Adults $15, Seniors $14

Age: Adult

Tuesday, Jan. 28th, 2020

7:30pm Tue. Jan. 28

Open Mic Night at The Plus

See or join established and emerging artists. Each week, a different artist will host, and lead off the evening with 20 minutes of their work. Following the performance, open mic begins. Music, comedy, sketch, live readings, poetry, acting, improv welcomed. Half price apps from 10p-midnight.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Jan. 30th, 2020

8pm Thu. Jan. 30

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Brianna Murphy

Her set is full of irreverent cynicism and a sideways view of the world around her. Not entirely PG but definitely something your party aunt could get into. She has performed all over the US, and internationally in London.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 | $3 with valid student ID

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

Tuesday, Feb. 4th, 2020

7:30pm Tue. Feb. 4

Open Mic Night at The Plus

See or join established and emerging artists. Each week, a different artist will host, and lead off the evening with 20 minutes of their work. Following the performance, open mic begins. Music, comedy, sketch, live readings, poetry, acting, improv welcomed. Half price apps from 10p-midnight.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Tue. Feb. 4

Comedian Mary Santora

Mary Santora has been named the “Best Undiscovered Comedian in Ohio” by Thrillist Magazine in 2018, the “Best Female Comedian” by Cleveland Scene Magazine in 2016, 2017 and 2019, competed in the 2018 “Best of the Midwest” competition at LaughFest in Grand Rapids, MI.

Memorial Student Center, UW-Stout 302 10th Ave. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, Feb. 5th, 2020

8-9:30pm Wed. Feb. 5

Clear Water Comedy Night: Dante Powell

Dante Powell is one of the fastest rising stars of comedy in the Midwest. He has performed throughout the country, from Portland, LA, Minneapolis or Eau Claire.

Zymurgy Brewing 624 Main Street. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Thursday, Feb. 6th, 2020

8pm Thu. Feb. 6

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Dante Powell

Dante Powell is a comedian from Bernice, Louisiana. He currently lives and performs out of Des Moines, Iowa where he moved in 2012 for a girl, but was too lazy to leave after she dumped him. Dante is best known for a photo of him holding a box of Cheerios that went viral.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA | $3 with valid student ID

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

Tuesday, Feb. 11th, 2020

7:30pm Tue. Feb. 11

Open Mic Night at The Plus

See or join established and emerging artists. Each week, a different artist will host, and lead off the evening with 20 minutes of their work. Following the performance, open mic begins. Music, comedy, sketch, live readings, poetry, acting, improv welcomed. Half price apps from 10p-midnight.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Feb. 13th, 2020

8pm Thu. Feb. 13

Clear Water Comedy Showcase: Tales of Love & Loss

An Anti-Valentine's Day Valentines Day show. It's gonna be kinda real, but it's also real fun. Featuring a mix of off the cuff material, storytelling, and stand up about first crushes, bad dates, getting dumped, and falling in and out of love.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA, $3 with valid student ID

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

Friday, Feb. 14th, 2020

5:30-10:30pm Fri. Feb. 14

Valentine's Day Comedy featuring Tommy Ryman

Tommy Ryman will be taking stage on Valentine's Day, cracking all the jokes. Doors open at 7:30 pm (Non Buffet), VIP Dinner Buffet 5:30 pm, Opening Act: 8:30 pm, Headliner: 9:30 pm.

Stout Ale House & Broadway Bowl 1501 N. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: $15 GA, $25 seated VIP, $55 VIP with dinner buffet

Saturday, Feb. 15th, 2020

5-10pm Sat. Feb. 15

Romantic Improv Comedy by UWEC Backward Thinker Society

Voted best improv comedy team in 2018 by the Volume One Best of the Chippewa Valley Reader's Poll. Bring your date for a hilarious romantic themed improv show. Pizza buffet included. 5pm social, 6pm dinner, 7pm show.

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

Cost: $25 Dinner and show

Age: 16+

Tuesday, Feb. 18th, 2020

7:30pm Tue. Feb. 18

Open Mic Night at The Plus

See or join established and emerging artists. Each week, a different artist will host, and lead off the evening with 20 minutes of their work. Following the performance, open mic begins. Music, comedy, sketch, live readings, poetry, acting, improv welcomed. Half price apps from 10p-midnight.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Feb. 20th, 2020

8pm Thu. Feb. 20

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Steve Gillespie

A decade into his standup career, Steve Gillespie moved from Minneapolis to LA, recently made an appearance on Conan, and released his critically acclaimed second album, Alive on State, which reached #1 on the iTunes charts. P

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA | $3 with valid student ID

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

Tuesday, Feb. 25th, 2020

7:30pm Tue. Feb. 25

Open Mic Night at The Plus

See or join established and emerging artists. Each week, a different artist will host, and lead off the evening with 20 minutes of their work. Following the performance, open mic begins. Music, comedy, sketch, live readings, poetry, acting, improv welcomed. Half price apps from 10p-midnight.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Feb. 27th, 2020

8pm Thu. Feb. 27

I Love You, Mana Podcast Live at The Plus

Stand Up Comedians Mike Lester, Zach Kagan, and Tor Uggen are three pals. In I Love You Mana, they discuss Magic: The Gathering and its surrounding culture in a manner accessible to almost anyone. Voted City Page's Best Podcast of 2019, they called it "hilarious insanity."

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA | $3 with valid student ID

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

Saturday, Feb. 29th, 2020

5-10pm Sat. Feb. 29

Comedian Tiffany Norton

A touring stand up comedian, Radio Personality/Traffic Reporter and Executive Producer of the award winning, Moon and Staci Show on KS95-FM 94.5 and in Minneapolis. Winner 2016 People’s Choice Award for Best Local Comic by City Pages Magazine. 5pm social, 6pm dinner, 7pm show.

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

Cost: $20 dinner and show

Age: 16+ (some language)

6-9pm Sat. Feb. 29

Comedy Show with Spencer James

Dinner and a show with Comedian Spencer James. Dinner options include Chicken Saltimbocca, Tuscan Beef Medallions, and Fried Ravioli. Gratuity included, taxes & ticket fees additional. No refunds.

44 North + Versus 1488 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $40

Saturday, Mar. 21st, 2020

5-11pm Sat. Mar. 21

Comedian Chad Thornsberry

Smart Comedy with a Dumb Accent: see why Chad has been featured with millions of views on dry bar comedy. Drawing on experiences ranging from growing up in a trailer park, being a former public school teacher, marriage, kids, and all of life’s everyday problems, this is a sure-fire clean comedic act.

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

Cost: $60 dinner and show, $40 show only

Age: PG-13

Friday, Apr. 10th, 2020

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 10

Ben Seidman

A UW-Eau Claire graduate, Ben now resides in Los Angeles. Ben’s performances are packed with stand-up comedy, world-renowned sleight-of-hand, and psychological illusion. His energy and playfulness are contagious as they spread through the audience, inspiring awe, and lighting up the room.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

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