Bentzen Ball Highlights

Friday, October 16, 2009

Thursday through Oct. 25 at venues in the 14th and U streets NW area, including the Lincoln Theatre and the Black Cat (Metro: U Street). Tickets are $10-$30; multi-show passes are $40 for three performances and $110 for admission to all events. Because some venues are small, advance purchase is recommended. Below are a few noteworthy shows; for a schedule and tickets, visit


Patton Oswalt, Todd Barry, Tig Notaro, Kyle Kinane, Ian Edwards and Rory Scovel at the Lincoln Theatre (1215 U St. NW). 8 p.m. $30.

Natasha Leggero, Paul Rust, Steve Agee, Brendan Walsh, Jeff Klinger, Stephanie Escajeda, Jeff Maurer at Studio Theatre (1501 14th St. NW). 10 p.m. $15.

Oct. 23

Mary Lynn Rajskub, Lizz Winstead, Matt Braunger, Chris Fairbanks, Stephanie Escajeda, David Huntsberger and Jason Weems at Studio Theatre (1501 14th St. NW). 8 p.m. $15.

Oct. 24

Todd Barry, Jimmy Dore, Morgan Murphy, Lizz Winstead, Nick Thune, Aubrey Plaza, Chelsea Peretti, Hugh Moore and Hampton Yount at the Black Cat (1811 14th St. NW). 8 p.m. $15.

Natasha Leggero, Ian Edwards, Stephanie Escajeda, Aparna Nancherla, Jason Weems and Andy Kline at Bohemian Caverns (2001 11th St. NW.) Midnight. $15.

Oct. 25

Sarah Silverman, Laura Silverman, Tig Notaro, Steve Agee and Chelsea Peretti at the 9:30 club (815 V St. NW), 8 p.m. $30.

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