Comedy

Unbreakable writer

Females are strong as hellScreenwriter Robert Carlock '95 is a favorite during JAMS! -- the OFA offerings during Harvard's Wintersession. This January, he returns with a new hit on his resume: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. We spoke with him about his undergrad years, writing comedy and the Hollywood biz. 

By Gareth Anderson '19... Read more about Unbreakable writer

2017 Oct 14

TLA LAUGHTER HOURS III

9:00pm

Location: 

Adams House Pool Theatre

Three Letter Acronym returns to the Adams Pool for its third annual improv comedy festival, featuring collegiate teams from across the U.S. and Canada! Each performance features a new line-up of teams, so come to one show or all three.

Presented by: Three Letter Acronym Improv
Tickets: Admission is FREE, come early to reserve seats.... Read more about TLA LAUGHTER HOURS III

2017 Oct 14

TLA LAUGHTER HOURS III

7:00pm

Location: 

Adams House Pool Theatre

Three Letter Acronym returns to the Adams Pool for its third annual improv comedy festival, featuring collegiate teams from across the U.S. and Canada! Each performance features a new line-up of teams, so come to one show or all three.

Presented by: Three Letter Acronym Improv
Tickets: Admission is FREE, come early to reserve seats.... Read more about TLA LAUGHTER HOURS III

2017 Oct 13

TLA LAUGHTER HOURS III

8:00pm

Location: 

Adams House Pool Theatre

Three Letter Acronym returns to the Adams Pool for its third annual improv comedy festival, featuring collegiate teams from across the U.S. and Canada! Each performance features a new line-up of teams, so come to one show or all three.

Presented by: Three Letter Acronym Improv
Tickets: Admission is FREE, come early to reserve seats.... Read more about TLA LAUGHTER HOURS III

2017 Nov 08

Comedy: Building a Foundation for Your Comedy Career - 11/8

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St

Presented byOffice of Career Services
For Harvard Undergraduates only. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND 

Wondering about the comedy scene in Boston, and how to use it to build a foundation for your comedy career? Join us for a discussion with local comedy power-houses on why and how doing comedy in Boston can be a great springboard for your next steps in comedy, whether as a stand-up, improv...

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2017 Sep 15

Harvardwood 101 and HSIP Q&A/ "I Was a Showbiz Intern" - 9/15

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

54 Dunster St

Presented byOffice of Career Services
For Harvard Undergraduates only. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND
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Interested in the entertainment industry? Planning to apply for Harvardwood 101 to spend your 2018 J-term in Los Angeles? Want to learn more about obtaining and excelling at a summer internship in Hollywood?... Read more about Harvardwood 101 and HSIP Q&A/ "I Was a Showbiz Intern" - 9/15

2017 Nov 25

The Capitol Steps: Orange Is the New Barack

3:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre

Presented by: MTA LLC
Tickets: Full Price: $45, $41, $35 Students: $5 discount with ID, limit of 2 tickets Student Rush: $15 ticket available 90 minutes prior to show, based on availability
How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

The troupe will offer its newest show,"Orange Is The New Barack," a brand-new vaudeville-like comedy show with a mix of song and standup, lampooning our modern political leaders, taking on the major issues of the day and sharing songs from the group’s newest album, “Orange Is The New Barack."... Read more about The Capitol Steps: Orange Is the New Barack

2017 Apr 29

In The Beginning...the ARTS FIRST Creation Story (sort of)

11:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

The Plaza Tent

The ARTS FIRST Origin Story you never knew you wanted to know!

Starring
Dean Rakesh Khurana as the Fearless Rakeshules, Bringer of Art
Sir Dean Thomas Dingman as the Celestial Soprano of the Gods
The esteemed Gregory Mankiw, Titan
The Reverend Jonathan Walton, Narrator
Geneticist Pardis Sabeti as the Algorithmic Oracle
with
River Charles Ensemble | Hasty Pudding Theatricals | Harvard Ballet Company | Expressions Dance Company | Harvard-Radcliffe Veritones

Lilly Riverón '17, ARTS FIRST 2015
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2017 Mar 25

SKETCH

9:00pm

Location: 

Loeb Experimental Theater

Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club
Runs: March 24 - 26
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SKETCH

An SNL-Style Sketch Comedy Show

Written by Various Students
Directed by Richard Feder ’18
Produced by Brandon Martinez ’20

ABOUT

SKETCH has become an institution of student-written comedy for the past three springs and we’re bringing it back! Each show is composed of 10-12 sketches similar...

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2017 Mar 24

SKETCH

Repeats every day, 3 times .
7:00pm

7:00pm
7:00pm

Location: 

Loeb Experimental Theater

Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club
Runs: March 24 - 26
More information

SKETCH

An SNL-Style Sketch Comedy Show

Written by Various Students
Directed by Richard Feder ’18
Produced by Brandon Martinez ’20

ABOUT

SKETCH has become an institution of student-written comedy for the past three springs and we’re bringing it back! Each show is composed of 10-12 sketches similar...

Read more about SKETCH
2017 Feb 04

HPT 169: Casino Evil

Sat - Sun, Feb 10 to Mar 11, 9:20pm - 9:20pm

Location: 

Farkas Hall

Presented by: Hasty Pudding Theatricals
Tickets: www.HastyPudding.org/buy-tickets or over the phone through our box office (Mon-Sat 12-5pm) at 617-495-5205. Please email tickets@hastypudding.org with any questions or concerns.
Weekday: $30 Weekend: $40
*Groups of 20 or larger receive a $5 discount per ticket
Runs: February 4-March 5
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Bada bing! It’s 1930 and there’s no prohibition on drama in the Nevada desert. As cannoli-crazy goodfella Al Calzone goes all-in building his nasty new casino, senile sharpshooter Grannie Oakley and her Oz-tounding granddaughter Ruby Slippers fight to keep their Western saloon town afloat and the tommy guns at bay.... Read more about HPT 169: Casino Evil

2017 Feb 24

IGP Presents: The Splash Zone (Laugh Riot XIX)

Repeats every day, 2 times .
9:00pm

9:00pm

Location: 

Adams Pool Theater

Presented by: The Immediate Gratification Players
Admission: Free; email IGPLaughRiot@gmail.com to reserve your tickets.
Runs: February 24 - 25
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IGP PRESENTS: THE SPLASH ZONE (LAUGH RIOT XIX)

Directed by Mike Skerrett ’18
Produced by Grant Hoechst ’18 and Kira Brenner ’18

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Hope you brought your ponchos! The Immediate...

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