Sheridan Arts Foundation & Jeb Berrier Present Telluride Comedy Fest, 2/15-2/18!
Telluride’s Sheridan Arts Foundation (SAF) and Jeb Berrier present the 24th annual Telluride Comedy Fest. The event takes place over President’s Weekend, Thursday, February 15 – Sunday, February 18, 2023, 8 p.m. nightly.
The Sheridan Opera House will open its SHOW Bar for ticket holders one hour before each show.
Tickets: $60/$70. (A $5 ticket fee applies at all sales outlets.) Go here to purchase tickets or 970-728-6363, ext. 4.
In addition to reserved theater seating, eight (8) VIP Tables are available for $600 for Friday through Sunday. These tables offer prime cabaret seating on the main floor for four (4) individuals plus wine or champagne. Also, if you enjoy being the brunt of a joke or a potential candidate to be brought up on stage, these tables are for you!
Want to promote your business and support our non-profit while laughing from the best seats in the house? Become a Comedy Fest sponsor! For a $2,500 donation, you receive two VIP tables (seating for eight, which can be divided between two nights), your logo or name on all promo materials including the program, which is distributed to over 900 people throughout the weekend, and a thank-you from the stage. You are also invited to meet the comedians at a private cocktail party in the SHOW Bar. This donation is tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law. All proceeds benefit the historic Sheridan Opera House a 501©(3) non-profit.
Go here to sponsor Comedy Fest.
Go here for more about the Telluride Comedy Fest.
Schedule of Events
Thursday: Locals’ Night
Comedy Fest kicks off with Locals’ Night, an evening of hilarious, irreverent humor about the quirks of Telluride and the people who call our weird little ski town home. The night ends with a set of improv from all the performers. In person: Rob Huebel, Brian Huskey, Hannah Pilkes, Rebecca Kohler, Jason Mantzoukas, Seth Morris and Paul Scheer.
Free AfterSHOW with The Fig in the SHOW Bar:
Following Thursday’s ticketed event in the theater, The Fig hosts a FREE AfterSHOW. The event honors Silas Berrier, a long time Comedy Fest family member who passed away in 2021, with this night of laughter and locals performing original standup and sketch in our SHOW Bar. Performers include founder and host Miranda Beck, Marissa Mattys and Catherine Cypher. The Fig Telluride established in August of 2022. At its core, founder Miranda Beck, wanted to bring people together to perform art in a variety of ways.
Friday: An Evening of Stand-Up and Improv
Hosted by the one and only Nick Kroll, get ready for a night packed with hilarity featuring the brilliant Rebecca Kohler and the side-splitting Joe Mande doing stand-up. And as if that’s not enough, brace yourselves for an epic improv showdown. In person with Rob Huebel, Brian Huskey, Jason Mantzoukas, Seth Morris, Paul Scheer, Nick Kroll, Hannah Pilkes, and Rebecca Kohler. It’s comedy gold!
Saturday: Sketch Comedy and Improv Extravaganza
Hold on to your seats for a night of sketch comedy and improv featuring ALL the incredible performers. Trust us, you won’t want to miss this comedic masterpiece in person with Rob Huebel, Joe Mande, Brian Huskey, Jason Mantzoukas, Seth Morris, Nick Kroll, Paul Scheer, Hannah Pilkes, and Rebecca Kohler. Get ready to laugh until your sides beg for mercy!
Sunday: Stand-Up and Improv Spectacular
Cap off the weekend with more laughs as Nick Kroll takes the stage again with opener Hannah Pilkes for a night of stand-up. And yes, you guessed it – the laughs continue in person with Nick Kroll, Joe Mande, Brian Huskey, Jason Mantzoukas, Seth Morris, Paul Scheer, Hannah Pilkes, and Rebecca Kohler. Stick around for a final improv set that will showcase the best in the business. It’s the perfect way to end this comedy marathon! Don’t miss out on a weekend that promises non-stop hilarity and memories you’ll be retelling for years. See you there!