1) The Dinner Detective
Ok, ok we are biased, but hear us out! (or, check out some reviews!) The Dinner Detective offers an experience unlike any other when it comes to murder mystery shows. No hokey costumes, no pressure on the audience to play a pre-written characters, and our actors are hidden in the audience so the killer could be sitting right next to you…. Fans of improv and true crime will love this interactive comedy show as they compete to win the title (and prize bag) for top sleuth. The Dinner Detective holds public shows on weekends year-round, and offers private shows for groups of 30+. This is THE place to go in town to get a mystery, prizes, drinks, comedy, AND a four-course meal all in one!
2) Let’s Comedy!
At Let’s Comedy! guests can expect a range of well known touring comedians and an assortment of local acts who are just making a name for themselves. Their shows mostly consist of traditional stand up, but check out their calendar for the occasionally themed variety show. Let’s Comedy! hosts shows at the Tiger Room in Fort Wayne.
3) Summit City Comedy Club
Summit City Comedy Club boasts a long list of well known comedians who have performed at their venue, and provides a local watering hole and home for the local stand up scene. Shows range from touring SNL alumni, to open mic nights every Wednesday. If you are looking for that traditional cabaret style seating comedy club with a 2 drink minimum, this is the place for you.
4) Fort Wayne Comedy Club
Fort Wayne Comedy Club is another club that offers mostly headliner shows, with local openers. They host shows out of 469 Sports & Spirits, where you can also catch live music and karaoke. Shows take place most Saturdays.
5) Embassy Theatre
The Embassy Theatre is a beautiful historic venue that plays host to touring shows of all kinds. Expect plays, musicals, and even some famous comedians. Visit their website for upcoming show information.