A Look Back at our 2015 Lineup


Stand Up & Learn Kids' Comedy Performance


ncfreserveticketsbuttonWhat a way to kick off Comedy Fest! The students of Stand Up & Learn have been working hard to bring you hilarious original comedy sets. Come see the funny fruits of the kids' labor, and witness the positive impact of this transformative comedy education program. Stand Up & Learn is the beneficiary of Nantucket Comedy Festival proceeds. 56:30 p.m. Wednesday Dreamland Main Theater Free


Family Comedy Show with Lucas Bohn


ncfreserveticketsbutton1Grab the kids and join comedian Lucas Bohn for an all-ages show that will have the entire family in stitches (the kind that don't involve a trip to the E.R.). Come make a fun family memory, for free! 10 a.m. – Dreamland Main Theater Free

Women's Night


ncfbuyticketsbutton2The legendary evening continues, with four female headliners rewriting the laws of comedy. Yeah, we know it's called Women's Night, but men love this event just as much as ladies do. Come on out and join in the laughter. But fellas, be forewarned: you're fair game for the comics onstage! 67:30 p.m. Dreamland Main Theater $95


Women, Coffee + Comedy


ncfbuyticketsbutton3Description/Location/Time: Enjoy a cup o' Jo(anne) as you sit down with a panel featuring Women's Night comics, who discuss their experiences as females in the male-dominated industry of standup comedy. Don't let the word "panel" fool you; this event brings you as much laughter as it does insight. 1011 a.m. Dreamland Studio Theater $10

Comedy Gold: Stand-Up with Judy Gold


ncfbuyticketsbutton4Judy Gold—Emmy-winning stand-up artist, comedy actor and writer—gained fame as a writer and producer for The Rosie O’Donnell Show. She has since created and performed several award-winning one-woman comedy productions Off-Broadway, and has brought countless laughs to audiences of HBO, Comedy Central, and many more. The New York Times said, "Judy Gold captures the audience from the moment she opens her mouth.” 67:30 p.m. Dreamland Main Theater $95

Cocktails, Cuisine and Conversation with the Farrelly Brothers
to Benefit Stand Up & Learn


ncfbuyticketsbutton5Be part of an intimate gathering with ESPN's Emmy-winning host, Bob Ley, as he interviews the wildly funny Farrelly Brothers, the comedic geniuses who wrote and directed such hits as Dumb and Dumber, Me, Myself & Irene, Kingpin and There's Something About Mary. This event, which includes an auction featuring one-of-a-kind items, benefits Stand Up & Learn, the island-based, year-round comedy education program for Nantucket children. A very limited number of tickets will be sold, so don't miss out on this extraordinary evening. Patron Pass holders, your spot is already reserved. 810 p.m. Private Residence $1,000


Comedy Writers' Room


ncfbuyticketsbutton6Ever wonder where comedians get all their amazing jokes? Head into town and enjoy some casual hang time with a handful of the most experienced comedy writers on the planet. Learn how comedy is conceptualized, created and packaged for your enjoyment. It's like a live tour of a comedy factory! 910 a.m. Dreamland Studio Theater $10

NY vs. Boston Comedy SmACKdown


ncfbuyticketsbutton7Time to play ball! The infamous showdown between Boston and New York comics continues, injected with more doses of funny than ever before! Comedians Jimmy Dunn, Don Gavin, Jon Fisch, (and some special surprise guests!) will storm the stagedropping their Rs, then telling you to "fugged aboudit"–ultimately leaving you with the choice: who's funnier, Boston or New York? Also at this event, we will honor the late, great Anne Meara, whose contributions to the world of comedy cannot be measured. 78:30 p.m. Nantucket VFW on New South Road $150