Apollo Comedy Club


The Apollo has a long history of launching the careers of countless legendary artists and performers in a variety of genres, including comedy. Comedic legends Richard Pryor, Redd Foxx, Monique, Jamie Foxx and Jackie Mabley (a.k.a. Moms) have all delighted audiences from the Apollo stage.

Presented in partnership with Bob Sumner (producer of Def Comedy Jam, creator of LaffMobb on Aspire), the Apollo Comedy Club celebrates these rich comedic roots with an evening of comedy on the Apollo’s intimate Soundstage to serve as a late-night hotspot featuring the best emerging talent in comedy today.

Apollo Comedy Club is a part of The Apollo’s Fall 2023 season.

A group of three folks laughing sitting at Apollo Comedy Club tables.
A man and a woman sitting together, laughing at Apollo Comedy Club.

Also on the Apollo’s Soundstage: Apollo Music Café

Featuring diverse performances across a myriad of genres (R&B, hip hop, soul, jazz, pop, funk, and rock), this series showcases artists drawn from the independent music scene who impact the way music is heard and experienced. Check out our Apollo Music Café series.

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