Back To Results

The Backline Comedy Theatre

About

A home for all comedy in Omaha. Improv, Standup, and Sketch. Whether you're looking for game-based longform improv(UCB-style,) standup, or sketch comedy, you'll find Nebraska's best comedians every Thu-Sat downtown, just outside the Old Market. Mostly adult-humor, both silly and smart, plus some of the cheapest beer downtown. (This is also our Training Center, for those interested in learning improv and sketch.)

Amenities
General
Amenities
Menu
Rental
Hours and Price - General
  • Hours: Thursdays-Saturdays every week (Open Mics on Tuesdays)
  • Price: Most shows are $3-$5
Additional Details - Amenities
  • Lounge/Bar:
Additional Details - Menu
Rental Price - Rental
  • Rental Price: $25-200
  • AV Equipment:
Events
  • Comedy in Omaha at The Backline

    Dec 15, 2017 Recurring weekly on Thursday, Friday, Saturday

    Primarily long-form improv, we also host standup shows, short-form improv shows, and occasionally sketch shows. Our premiere show is INTERROGATED every Friday at 10pm.

    more
  • Interrogated (Improv)

    Dec 15, 2017 Recurring weekly on Friday

    A weekly fast-paced and adult-friendly improv show where the audience is asked to confess stories from a time where you got away with something. Maybe you stole a brownie from a roommate, or spun

    more
  • Gay AF Comedy Show

    Dec 16, 2017 Recurring monthly on the 3rd Saturday

    The Omaha comedy scene is supportive of every lifestyle and type of person. Check out this all-LGBT lineup every 3rd Saturday of the month.

    more
Yelp Reviews