Need a laugh? We've got your guide. From comedy showcases with international stars to local celebrities in intimate settings, Reno-Tahoe as it all.
Mark Christopher Lawrence
The veteran stand-up comedian has performed with comics including Jerry Seinfeld, Rodney Dangerfield and Jeff Foxworthy and appeared in shows such as “Weeds,” “Lab Rats,” “Heroes,” “My Name is Earl,” “Reba,” “Crossing Jordan” and “Good Luck Charlie.” Lawrence will headline at 8 p.m. Sept. 21, at 9:30 p.m. Sept. 22, and at 6:30 and 9:30 p.m. Sept. 23 in the Reno Tahoe Comedy Club at the Pioneer Underground. Tickets cost $12 advance and $15 day of show Sept. 21 (military and students with ID pay $10 at the door) and $16 advance, $19 day of show Sept. 22-23 (military and students with ID pay $14) and are available at the venue and at www.renotahoecomedy.com. Details: 775-322-5233.
A recent winner of the Sacramento Comedy Competition and the World Series of Comedy Satellite Competition, Shabazz will headline at 8 p.m. Sept. 21 in the Grand Sierra Resort’s Lex Nightclub. Tickets cost $15 and are available at the venue and at www.renotahoecomedy.com. Details: 775-789-5399 or 775-322-5233.
Other upcoming shows:
- Crystal Bay Club Casino: Highway 28, Crystal Bay, 775-833-6333; Crown Room, Sept. 23, comedian Steve Hytner
- Improv, Harveys: U.S. 50, Stateline, 800-427-7247; Sept. 21-24, Adam Ray, Sandy Danto; Sept. 27-Oct. 1, John Caponera, Alycia Cooper
- Laugh Factory, Silver Legacy: 407 N. Virginia St., 775-325-7401; Sept. 21-24, Johnny Sanchez; Sept. 26-Oct. 1, Sam Tripoli, Allan Stephan
- Lex Nightclub, Grand Sierra Resort: 2500 E. Second St., 775-789-2285; Sept. 21, Kiry Shabazz
- Reno Tahoe Comedy, Pioneer Underground: 100 S. Virginia St., 775-686-6600; Sept. 21-23, Mark Christopher Lawrence