The Armory has the best comedians and the best venue, every Friday night. Let professional nationally touring comedians tickle your funny bone every Friday Night in our Drill Hall Theatre. FNC features a fun and casual menu with nightly drink specials. Call the Armory to make reservations at 608.741.7400. Doors open at 5:30 pm. Comedy begins at 8:00 pm. Minimum age is 18. $10.00 per person. 2 outstanding comedians every show!

Doors open at 5:30 pm
Comedy begins at 8:00 pm
Minimum age is 18
$10.00 per person

2 Outstanding Comedians Every Show
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FRIDAY, October 31, 2014

Feature - Michael Geeter

My set is topical and thought-provoking, silly, and challenging; I take the audience to a place where they not only laugh at my comedy, but at themselves.

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Headliner - Christine Stedman

Christine is one funny mother! She has a husband, a twenty-something son who lives at home, a divorced daughter and three grand-kids. A lot of people ask Chris why she began a career in comedy so late in life, she started immediately after her daughter began having babies!


FRIDAY, November 7, 2014

Feature - Vince Acevedo

You might not know it from his mild demeanor and handsome looks, but Chicago local Vince Acevedo is a comedy monster.

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Headliner - Bob Jay

Chicago based impressionist Bob Jay's show is full of energy and keeps you on the edge of your seat. He brings dozens of celebrities and cartoon characters to life, and puts them in different comical scenarios.

FRIDAY, November 14, 2014

Feature - Clint Nohr

Using his young appearance, Clint establishes a rapport with the audience. He is charming and adorable and the funny thing is, he ACTUALLY believes this.

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Headliner - Tyrone Davis

Whether he's talking about his family, or politics, you never know where he's going until he gets there. But, you will enjoy the ride!


FRIDAY, November 21, 2014

Feature - Chad Miller

Realizing he couldn’t make a living in a Marching Band, Chad Miller started his comedy career in 1997. On a dare, he took the stage at an open-mic, where he got exactly two laughs. That was enough to keep him coming back for more.....

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Headliner - Steve Iott

Steve Iott was born. He is still alive and working in comedy.


FRIDAY, November 28, 2014

Feature - ‎Doug Stone

His Midwestern upbringing, high energy, and quick-fire wit keep audiences coming back for more at many of America's premier comedy clubs and entertainment venues.

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Headliner - Matt McClowry

There’s no one quite like Matt McClowry. An awkward, gentle soul trapped in a hulking physique, Matt has been surprising audiences for nearly a decade, putting a sharp edge to universal topics like family, relationships, and modern life.


FRIDAY, December 5, 2014

Mercy Foundation
2014 Jingle Mingle Fundraiser

FRIDAY, December 12, 2014

Echo Foundation
Piano Fondue

FRIDAY, December 19, 2014

Feature - ‎Randy Ankarlo

I'm Randy Ankarlo. I love doing stand-up its basically my life. I go to college it's not as important to me, but school is fun. umm im not sure what else to say! You've got questions? I've got answers! I'm just like radio shack!

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Headliner -Charlie Weiner

The father of two adult daughters and three very odd dogs, he has lived a full life but isn't ready to cash in his chips just yet. His greatest joy is taking the stage and promoting the concept of old people becoming a drag on the younger generation.


FRIDAY, December 26, 2014

Feature - ‎Chris Knutson

Chris is a Minneapolis based comedian and writer. In 2006, he began contributing at The Monday Night Comedy Show as a writer and performer. Chris started developing his stand up routine shortly after in 2009.

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Headliner - Mike Brody

Mike's genuine passion for his craft draws audience members into the unique world of Mike Brody: An affable, clever guy whose life is often derailed by his own neurotic, obsessive-compulsive and clumsy tendencies.


WEDNESDAY, December 31, 2014 NEWS YEAR EVE 2014

$69.95 per person


Feature - ‎Tommy Ryman

Tommy Ryman grew up with a new-age, folksinging mother and a traditional, Lutheran insurance-agent father. This XY equation evidently equals: acclaimed comedian.

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Headliner - Grant Lyon

I’m not much of a man’s man, not a tough guy. Ilike indie music, comic books, and creative writing, not working on cars and maxim magazine.