After a year like 2020, to say that we need a distraction is probably a huge understatement. There’s no better way to unwind after a lot of stress or anxiety than with a good comedy routine. They seem to magically melt away strain, tension, and other worries with a few good jokes, and the December lineup of comedians in Austin is promising a wide variety of laughs that are sure to provide a great break from reality.
A laid-back and beloved New York comic, Big Jay dazzles with his easy charm and dirty delivery. Getting his start in the Philadelphia stand-up scene, today Big Jay tours across the nation, making a pit stop in Austin on December 12th at the Paramount Theatre. For lots of laughs and honest, down-to-earth storytelling, Big Jay is definitely your guy.
Two big names in the comedic world, Dave Chapelle & Joe Rogan appear together in shows at Stubb’s during the week of December 8th that will be sure to be a stomach-grabbing, uproarious laughter kind of night. These titans of the comedic world will work together to create a comedy routine that will be remembered for years and will have any Texan crying tears of laughter.
This award-winning family stand-up comedian returns to Austin, having gotten his start in Amarillo, Texas. A true community stand-up, McDaniel’s comedy is geared to everyone, regardless of race, gender, sexuality, or profession. He’ll headline WTF Comedy’s weekly Comedy Night on December 14th to make it a perfectly hilarious evening.
A high-energy, former model comic with a background in stand-up and improv comedy, Colton returns to Austin to headline the Sherlock Comedy Showcase at Baker Street Pub & Grill on December 8th. His sharp and witty jokes leave audiences in stitches every time, making this a great show!
Billing himself as a stand-up comedian, former professional wrestler, and frat-house beer connoisseur, Mike Hudak brings brash and honest comedy to the forefront of all of his routines. His morbidly humorous comedy will pair nicely alongside other Austin comics at the Sherlock Showcase on December 8th.
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