Best of Philly

Best Comedy Night

2023 Best Comedy Night

Case Comedy

You already know about the two big comedy clubs in Philadelphia, Helium and Punch Line. But what you probably don’t know is that once a week, in a back room upstairs at West Philly Ethiopian stalwart Abyssinia, a rotating cast of Philadelphia’s funniest and edgiest comics (as well as some comedians from outside the city) gets together to make you laugh out loud. And no high ticket prices, drink minimums or “convenience fees” here; admission is simply pay-what-you-wish. Read More »


2023 Best Adult Fun

Porn Stash

Philly comedians Betty Smithsonian and Ralph Andracchio, along with guest panelists who might include local sex therapists, queer writers, and those employed in the sex industry, watch porn clips and discuss them in a safe, open and humorous way. It’s good naughty fun. Read More »


2015 Best Comedy Night

“Guilty Pleasures”

The conceit of this monthly Friday-night event from Philly Improv Theater is simple: Host Joe Moore finds terrible scripts and awful poetry on the Internet and then invites his comedian friends to do dramatic readings. The results are (almost) always hysterical. Read More »

Adrienne Theatre, 2030 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-567-2848 | Website