Welcome! Sacramento Comedy Spot has a kick-ass comedy school where you can meet people, laugh, and have a great time. If classes aren’t your thing, come see a show! Our shows are hilarious, fun, weird, and different from traditional comedy shows.

We want to make you laugh!

The Comedy Spot is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, Sacramento’s first comedy theater featuring improv, stand-up, sketch comedy, original videos, and short films, and we are Northern California’s largest comedy school.

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IMPROV

Our improv classes are perfect fit for everyone! Basically, you are going to laugh for two hours each week and play like a kid! You will learn how to create comedy scenes off the top of your head, with no preparation or planning, Meet people, have fun, and laugh! Cheaper and and more fun than therapy.

 

STAND-UP

Have you ever seen a comedian perform and thought, “I can do that!”? Have your friends ever told you that you were hilarious and you should try stand-up comedy? Or do you just love making people laugh and want to give stand-up comedy a try? Our Stand-Up classes encourage constructive feedback, sharing, time-tested lessons and tips, and you’ll have a lot of fun in the process.

 

SKETCH WRITING

Our sketch writing class will teach students the basics of writing sketch comedy scripts and developing characters, as seen in television shows like SNL, MadTV, and Key and Peele. Students will learn Comedy Spot sketch theory and several methods of generating ideas with a clear focus. The class is a mix of video lecture, group discussion, script reading, and feedback.

 

FILM

Learn to create your own short films or funny video. Our film classes teach you everything you need to know from writing to filming and editing.

 

WORKSHOPS

We have a variety of short skills workshops to choose from. Acting, hosting, organic improv scenes, improv forms and openings, and other awesome ways to learn how to be a better comedian.

 

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UPCOMING SHOWS

We have performances five nights a week, Tuesday through Saturday.
Buy tickets for these upcoming shows, or go to our full Calendar for all future classes, shows, and events.
First time at the Comedy Spot? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions.

Articles

The Helix Improv Form

The Helix Improv Form

Performers of the Helix Improv Form must learn a variety of skills, including creating improv scenes with strong patterns (focus), telling engaging true stories, and character work.

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Improv Glossary

Improv Glossary

These are commonly used terms at Sacramento Comedy Spot, used in our core improv classes. Learn improv, have fun!

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Improv Warm-up Games List

Improv Warm-up Games List

This is a list of improv warm-up games played at Sacramento Comedy Spot in our core improv classes. Have fun and play like a kid!

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Contact Us

Say hello! Send us a little note! We like notes. You might check our FAQ first, to get a faster answer to your question. 

1050 20th Street #130, Sacramento, CA 95811
laugh@saccomedyspot.com
Text (for quickest response) or Call: 916-444-3137
Need show information or tickets? Click HERE for our calendar of upcoming events.

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