Comedy Coven XXX: S.A.D. III
Dec
1
8:00 PM20:00

Comedy Coven XXX: S.A.D. III

Lansing's favorite witches are back with their third annual edition of S.A.D.! This year's sketch and stand-up comedy spectacle follows the story of the Comedy Coven witches through their tumultuous 2017 and into the flow of a coming year, filtered through a holiday veneer.

Tickets are available until noon on December 1 or while quantities last. Doors open at 7:30 P.M. day of show; limited tickets may be available at the door.

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Nightmare Off Elm Street
Oct
28
to Oct 29

Nightmare Off Elm Street

Don't miss this REO Town "Spooktacular" featuring dancing, pop-up art, re-imagined adult carnival games, and performances by Lansing favorites including our friends The Lansing Unionized Vaudeville Spectacle! Comedy Coven is proud to be hosting the dunk tank for the evening. If you've ever fantasized about humiliating your favorite comedy witches (we won't judge), this event is for you!

Tickets are $10 via Eventbrite. Check out the Facebook event for more info!

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Comedy Coven XXIX: HALLOMEME 3
Oct
13
7:00 PM19:00

Comedy Coven XXIX: HALLOMEME 3

Comedy Coven is back for a very special Friday the 13th presentation of their annual Halloween show!

HALLOMEME 3: THIS AGAIN is a comedy extravaganza that explores the very nature of fear and also, like, memes and stuff. Featuring sketch and improv comedy performances by Fictional Friends of Grand Rapids, Comedy Coven audience favorite Sarah Jean Anderson, and a surprise selection of mystery guests, HALLOMEME 3 is sure to shock and scare--but most importantly, it's gonna be silly af.

Since Halloween is the best day/month/season of the year, Comedy Coven is presenting TWO productions of HALLOMEME 3: an early show at 7PM and a late show at 9PM. If you choose to attend both, you won't be disappointed; plenty of surprises are in store for you!

Tickets are available via Eventbrite for $10 until noon on Friday the 13th, or while supplies last.

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SHRIMP Presents: Club Kid Art Gala, a Benefit for Salus Center
Sep
23
to Sep 24

SHRIMP Presents: Club Kid Art Gala, a Benefit for Salus Center

Comedy Coven is excited to participate in a night of comedy, drag, burlesque, and music to benefit Salus Center, an LGBTQ resource and community center. Join us to enjoy a whole host of performers and vendors while supporting a good cause! The suggested donation is $5, and Salus Center's wishlist can be found here. For more information, visit the Facebook event.

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Last Call Cinema: Jawbreaker
Aug
25
to Aug 26

Last Call Cinema: Jawbreaker

Comedy Coven, Lansing's favorite comedy trio, is back with one of our most beloved pastimes: riffing on movies! As part of Celebration Cinema's Last Call Cinema series, the Coven will be providing hilarious commentary on the 1999 black comedy Jawbreaker. Oh, you're not excited? Please. Comedy Coven has this gift: we can smell lies. So join us for this late-night showing at Studio C! in Okemos; tickets are just $8 and are available here!

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Comedy Coven XXVIII: ARTISTIC DIFFERENCES
Aug
11
8:00 PM20:00

Comedy Coven XXVIII: ARTISTIC DIFFERENCES

Comedy Coven is back after a summer hiatus! Why the break, you ask? Well, let's just say we had some ... artistic differences. Join us once again at The Robin Theatre for standup performances from Heather Jay and Mike Geeter, original music by Casey Bye, and some fine, fine acting from the witches and friends.

Tickets are $10 via Eventbrite. Presales end at noon on day of show.

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Queer Traditions Summit
Aug
10
3:00 PM15:00

Queer Traditions Summit

Comedy Coven is excited to engage the community in a discussion and Q&A on queer traditions in comedy at the first annual Queer Traditions Summit at Michigan State University, which will take place on Thursday and Friday, August 10 and 11. Comedy Coven's Q&A is on Thursday, but free events will be happening on both days! For the full schedule, click here.

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Benefit Show: Political Books for Prisoners
Aug
3
8:00 PM20:00

Benefit Show: Political Books for Prisoners

Comedy Coven is honored to participate alongside many of our friends and collaborators--including Nameless Collective, Comedy Coven audience favorite Mimi Fisher, RENT STRIKE, and more--in this show raising money to send books to radical prisoner organizers who lead study groups behind bars. Suggested donation is $5-20. For more information, click here.

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Last Call Cinema: Clueless
Jul
14
to Jul 15

Last Call Cinema: Clueless

Comedy Coven is back with one of our most beloved pastimes: riffing on movies! As part of Celebration Cinema's Last Call Cinema series, the Coven will be providing hilarious commentary on the 1995 teen comedy classic Clueless. Are you totally buggin' yet? Put on your best '90s garb, snag your Cranberries CD from the quad, and join Comedy Coven at Studio C! in Okemos for this fly event! Tickets are just $8 and are available here.

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Comedy Coven Presents: Goodrich Gevaart
Apr
23
8:00 PM20:00

Comedy Coven Presents: Goodrich Gevaart

Goodrich Gevaart is an LA-based comic who began his career in Chicago. He's returning to where he got started, visiting several Midwest cities this April. He’s gracing Lansing with his presence on Sunday, April 23 at the Robin Theatre, at show presented by Comedy Coven, Lansing’s only occult comedy group.

Tickets are $10 and available on Eventbrite

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Comedy Workshop at Lansing/MSU Take Back the Night
Apr
12
12:00 PM12:00

Comedy Workshop at Lansing/MSU Take Back the Night

We're excited to be hosting a workshop at Take Back the Night 2017! Join us as we discuss confidence and comedy as part of this annual event. To learn more about the Take Back the Night movement to raise awareness for domestic and sexual violence, visit their website. For a full schedule for this year's Lansing/MSU Take Back the Night, click here.

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Destroy All Cinema! at Capital City Film Festival
Apr
8
10:00 PM22:00

Destroy All Cinema! at Capital City Film Festival

Comedy Coven is excited to present one of our favorite films, The Craft, with our very own jokes and commentary as part of the 2017 Capital City Film Festival's Destroy All Cinema! event.

Tickets for Destroy All Cinema! can be purchased for $5 on Eventbrite. You can also purchase a $50 all-access pass for CCFF here.

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Comedy Coven XXV: Standup for Sanctuary
Mar
10
8:00 PM20:00

Comedy Coven XXV: Standup for Sanctuary

It’s Comedy Coven with a cause! This month’s edition of the witches’ monthly show, entitled “Standup for Sanctuary,” is a special standup showcase benefiting the Refugee Development Center (RDC) of Lansing. Featuring comedy performances by Kathie Dunbar, Suban Nur Cooley, Emily Dievendorf, Mimi Fisher, and the witches themselves, this sure-to-be-hilarious show is part of a full weekend of events supporting the RDC.

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Comedy Coven Presents: Approaching Happiness with Krish Mohan
Feb
27
8:00 PM20:00

Comedy Coven Presents: Approaching Happiness with Krish Mohan

What makes us happy? Comedian Krish Mohan explores the idea of Happiness and perceptions of mental illness in today’s society. He is removing the stigmas associated with immigration, drugs, gun control, racism and being accountable for the problems we’ve created, all revolving around the subject of mental health. Will he find out how we can all approach happiness?

Purchase tickets here

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Comedy Skills Showcase
Feb
23
8:00 PM20:00

Comedy Skills Showcase

The talented participants of our first Comedy Skills Workshop Series have spent 6 sessions exploring the process and practice of comedy. The workshops will culminate in a performance by participants (as well as the witches). 

This show will be in the Great Room of the Allen Market Place (the indoor market space of the Allen Farmers Market). It's free to get in, but donations are being accepted to cover the cost of renting the room.

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Comedy Coven XXIV: FAKE AND GAY
Feb
21
8:00 PM20:00

Comedy Coven XXIV: FAKE AND GAY

In honor of their second anniversary, Lansing’s favorite comedy witches are honoring the season of love and frigidity with a celebration of their favorite things: artifice, queer intimacy and, above all, overthinking. Find these themes and more in the February edition of their sketch and standup comedy showcase: FAKE AND GAY. This month’s show features standup performances by Rachel Gleason and Megan Elaine of the Grand Rapids comedy troupe Funny Girls, as well as Funniest Person in Grand Rapids finalist, Catye Palomino.

Tickets are $10 via Eventbrite; tickets may be available at the door if quantities allow. Doors will open at 7:30 P.M., with comedy beginning at 8:00. For more information, email info@comedycoven.com.

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Comedy Coven XXIII: WITCHDRAWAL
Jan
17
8:00 PM20:00

Comedy Coven XXIII: WITCHDRAWAL

Lansing’s first and only occult comedy show is ready to ring in 2017 with … a stint in “witch rehab”? WITCHDRAWAL, will follow Stephanie, Emily, and Tricia as they relive their past hijinks and seek a fresh start. Featuring sketches written and directed by comedian Matt Gulley, this collaborative extravaganza (collabaganza?) will boast standup comedy performances from award-winning comic Mike Stanley and audience favorite Sarah Jean Anderson.

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Comedy Coven Presents: Jamie Loftus
Jan
15
8:00 PM20:00

Comedy Coven Presents: Jamie Loftus

Comedy Coven is proud to present Jamie Loftus at Mac's Bar! From her website:

Jamie Loftus has her baby teeth bronzed and loaded into a gun for when the moment is right. Her comedy and animation has appeared on Comedy Central, Funny Or Die, Hulu, Seeso, JASH, Playboy, The New Yorker and a bunch of other places. She has seen Shrek! the musical thirteen times in five different states without paying for it even once.

For tickets and information, visit our friends at Fusion Shows!

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Comedy Coven XXII: S.A.D. 2
Dec
13
8:00 PM20:00

Comedy Coven XXII: S.A.D. 2

UPDATE 12/10/16: This show is sold out! Thank you to our community for their support throughout 2016.

Lansing’s favorite witches are back with a “S.A.D.” sequel! This year’s edition of Comedy Coven’s holiday pageant pays tribute to nostalgia, nonsense, and Seasonal Affective Disorder. Featuring guest performers Lauren Booza, Justin Covington, Ne Loveslife, and Abby Veitengruber, this sketch and standup comedy spectacle follows the story of the Comedy Coven witches—Tricia Chamberlain, Stephanie Onderchanin, and host Emily Syrja—as they are visited by the Ghosts of Depressions Past, Present, and Future.

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Comedy Coven XXI: WORSHIP ME(AT)
Nov
15
8:00 PM20:00

Comedy Coven XXI: WORSHIP ME(AT)

The crones of the Comedy Coven are pleased to present yet another installment of their monthly sketch and standup comedy showcase. Inspired by both their love for themselves and holiday feasting, November’s show, WORSHIP ME(AT), will celebrate holiday traditions, narcissism, nihilism, and Comedy Coven’s unending well of silliness. Guest performers Joey Derderian, Yasmine Hill and Mimi Fisher will grace the evening with their humor stylings. As always, the stage will be filled by the Comedy Coven’s signature blend of sketch, standup, improv, audience participation and topical jokes from the crones themselves: Tricia Chamberlain, Stephanie Onderchanin and Emily Syrja. WORSHIP ME(AT) will be a night of self-indulgence, gluttony and fun. Advance tickets will be available for $7 via Eventbrite until November 15 at noon. Doors open at 7:30 pm on November 15; limited tickets may be available at the door for $10. For more information, email info@comedycoven.com.

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Comedy Coven XX: HALLOMEME 2
Oct
18
8:00 PM20:00

Comedy Coven XX: HALLOMEME 2

Lansing’s favorite witches are back with an all-new Halloween version of their popular sketch and standup comedy showcase. Following up on last year’s spooky antics, HALLOMEME 2: ELECTRIC SPOOPALOO continues to revel in both nihilism and absurdity, while also incorporating elements of improv, audience participation, and topical humor. This Hallomeme sequel features performances by guests Sarah Jean Anderson, Nic Gumina, and Sam Hollis, as well as new and familiar characters from Comedy Coven’s own Tricia Chamberlain, Stephanie Onderchanin, and Emily Syrja. Hosted by brassy sea witch “Ursula Dangercool,” HALLOMEME 2: ELECTRIC SPOOPALOO may be Comedy Coven’s most adventurous show yet.

Advance tickets will be available for $7 at eventbrite.com and comedycoven.com until October 18 at noon. Limited tickets may be available at the door for $10 beginning at 7:30 P.M. on October 18. For further information, e-mail info@comedycoven.com.

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Comedy Coven XIX: CONTROVER-SHE
Sep
20
8:00 PM20:00

Comedy Coven XIX: CONTROVER-SHE

Comedy Coven, Lansing’s one and only occult comedy troupe, is proud to present CONTROVER-SHE, a celebration of the scandalous, profane, and deliciously petty. Featuring standup comedy performances by Grace Green, Ne Loveslife, Joe Payne, and Sam Rager, the show will consist of music, sketch comedy, improv, and more, all infused with dark humor and unflinchingly feminist takes from Comedy Coven’s own Tricia Chamberlain, Stephanie Onderchanin, and Emily Syrja. Advance tickets are available via Eventbrite or the form below until September 20 at noon. Limited tickets may be available at the door beginning at 7:30 P.M. on September 20. For further information, contact info@comedycoven.com.

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Comedy Coven XVIII: BEAST INFECTION
Aug
16
8:00 PM20:00

Comedy Coven XVIII: BEAST INFECTION

The eighteenth edition of Comedy Coven's namesake sketch and standup comedy phantasmagorium, BEAST INFECTION, is sure to frighten and delight with a lineup of hilarious standup performers: Genesis Easton, Krish Mohan, and Catye Palomino. We'll be taking a walk on the wild side with a live art performance by Kimberly Lavon and sketch comedy from your favorite witches: Tricia Chamberlain, Emily Syrja, and your evening's host, Stephanie Onderchanin. Tickets are $7 in advance via Eventbrite and $10 at the door.

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