The Comedy Arena FAQs

1: Do your shows have assigned seats or are they General Admission?
A: Yes if you purchase tickets on line you will be sat in the order of your purchase. We will start seating around 30 minutes before show time. If you have special requirements and would like more time to be seated, or need to sit closer for vision- or hearing- related concerns, please arrive a half hour before show time and let our box office staff aware.

2: What time does your Box Office open?
A: Our online Box Office is always open (24/7), but stops selling tickets to shows 30 minutes prior to the start of the show's posted performance time. You may still be able to get tickets to a show of your choosing on site at the box office, if there are seats available. Sold Out show information will be posted at the box office and online when applicable.

3: Where do I park?
A: There is free street parking in front of the theater as well as a free 5 story parking garage just behind the theater.  

 

4: What are your age restrictions?
A: The Comedy Arena offers different show formats for different age groups. All shows posted in our box office will note any age restrictions or recommendations. Our later shows are typically for mature audiences due to content and language. If you would like a recommendation or further information about the possible content or themes feel free to call our box office for details.


5: How long are your shows?
A: Our shows are about 60 mins long.

6: What type of shows do you feature?
A: There are a lot of different offerings, but check out http://www.thecomedyarena.com/shows for more information.

7: Do your shows have intermissions?
A: Some do. Some don't. See show specific information regarding intermissions.

8: Are you wheelchair accessible?
A: Yes! There is an elevator to get to the main stage space. Use our back entrance use the elevator and our staff will direct you to the box office.

9: Do you serve food & drinks?
A: Yes, and it's all delicious.

 

10: Do you server alcohol?
A: Yes, and it's all delicious. But, please drink responsibly.

11: Do I need to bring a printout of my ticket receipt?
A: If you have it, bring it. But we will also have your name at the box office to claim your ticket(s).

12: I have a free ticket, how do I use it online?
A: If your free ticket that came with a barcode, simple enter that code upon checkout. However, if your free ticket does not have a bar code, you must call and reserve your seating via phone 214.769.0645 or email: tickets@thecomedyarena.com.

13: How much are your tickets?
A: The price varies per show to show [$10 - $25]. See specific show for price information. 

14: Do you ever have any discounts on tickets?
A: Yes, look and follow our social media for discounts and promo codes. You can also subscribe to our email newsletter to receive additional offers.

15: What kind of shows does The Comedy Arena offer?
A: The Comedy Arena performs comedy shows. Sometimes this is the form of improv, but this can also be in the form of sketch, Standup Comedy, Story telling, as well as scripted productions.

 

16: Does The Comedy Arena offer classes?
A: Yes! Not only do we perform comedy, we teach comedy. Comedy Arena Instructors offer their extensive and vast knowledge to teach people how to perform comedy. If you think you can’t be funny or you never could…we think otherwise and would love to show you.

17: Is it true you guys are really funny?
A: You heard right! All of the groups that perform on our stage will make you laugh.

18: Is there a 2 item minimum?
A: Yes, but only for shows in our main stage. This means each person must purchase 2 items off the menu. This can be an alcoholic, or non-alcoholic drink, or any of our food items. This is standard with most comedy clubs in the country. The comedian generally gets paid off of the ticket money, so this is how we keep the lights on and the staff paid. You have the option of purchasing alcoholic beverages, non-alcoholic beverages, or food. You can even get bottled water and take it home with you. We appreciate you supporting live comedy.