Comedy Shows

Upcoming live comedy shows at Funny is Funny Comedy Club located in Lansing, Michigan.

Vikram Balaji

Vikram Balaji – Nov. 17th to Nov. 21st

Vikram Balaji is an international touring comedian who has performed in six foreign countries and at various comedy festivals like World Series of Comedy Festival, Chattanooga Lookout Comedy Festival, Magners International Comedy Festival (Philippines) etc. He won 2nd place in the 2019 World Series Comedy Festival at Zanies satellite. He recently opened for Russell Peters (Chicago Improv) and Nick Di Paolo (Las Vegas).

Martini Harris Live at Funny Is Funny Comedy Club

Martini Harris – Nov. 24th to Nov. 28th

Martini Harris started doing comedy at the young age of 7 years old making his family laugh when things were too serious and people feeling down. He knew what he wanted to do when his Mother labeled him her “Little Comedian” Martini got his first break at his high school talent show held in Martin Luther King Jr. High School. Where the world renowned Gladys Knight attended with her cousin/one of the Pips William Guess. Mrs. Knight saw a light in Martini and helped him to get his shine on and recommended him to Mark Ridley’s Comedy Castle since then he took this path of Comedy serious and won numerous comedy competitions which of one he took 1st place held in Chicago hosted by Steve Harvey titled the “Miller Genuine Draft Comedy Search”. Read more

Amaru – Dec. 1st to Dec. 4th

As a skilled and accomplished filmmaker and screenwriter, Amaru can adapt to his environment and make any situation into a humorous story. His comedic storytelling can be mesmerizing at times. The screenwriter in him makes him visual but the kid and the quick wit in him makes for a good time at any club. Amaru is the type of comedian who will say things you didn’t even know you wanted to say. The audience can be very diverse, black, white, in between. Amaru is able to connect with everyone in attendance. It’s more like listening to a friend telling you funny and relevant humorous stories about life, than simply listening to a “comedian” do “stand up”. He’s edgy without being crass, obviously loves his kids like crazy, and his smooth baritone delivery makes him easy to listen to.

Billy Ray (Clean Comic) – Dec. 5th

Billy Ray has performed in 40 states and in Canada at comedy clubs, casinos, and corporate functions for major companies including General Motors and Microsoft. Billy Ray has been a repeat guest on the nationally syndicated Bob and Tom radio show. He’s appeared on Fox TV and Canadian Tv’s “Just for Laughs.” Billy Ray was voted best local comedian by Hour Detroit magazine in 2017. He’s worked with some of your favorite comedians including Tim Allen, Drew Carey, The Smoothers Brothers, Lewis Black and Louie Anderson.

Dubbed “The Weird One” by her step-father, Katrina has spent her life living up to that nickname.  With her metal head and potpourri of physical oddities, there is no shortage of material for her to draw from. As the youngest of seven children, Katrina found that cultivating an obnoxious and loud personality was a way to not get lost in the shuffle. Read more

Crystal P

Crystal P. possesses the ingredients to create a special recipe for entertaining others. She bakes up something sweet every time she hits the stage feeding the funny bones of many with her in-your-face recipe for comedy made up of quick wit, boldness, truth and a story to tell. Read more

Melvin Bender

Melvin Bender has appeared in over 40 plus television commercials, two movies, and had a role on the Comedy Central Sitcom Detroiters season one and two. In addition to media appearances he also has a ton of experience entertaining people across the country. Melvin Bender is a comedian with a heart for making people laugh. He has opened for the likes of Kevin Hart, Katt Williams, Anita Baker, Pattie Lebelle and a host of other celebrities. Melvin’s comedy is multifaced, which gives people an opportunity to see life the way he sees it. Read more

Simply Shanell Live at Funny Is Funny Comedy Club

Simply Shanell has been featured on BET, TBS and NBC. She was an invited performer at HBO’s Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen CO. Simply Shanell has also performed for the United States troops in Germany, Korea, and Japan. Currently, Simply Shanell is the Host, and the Producer of the weekly, “Let’s Laugh Comedy Show” in Dearborn, Michigan.

Simply Shanell Live at Funny Is Funny Comedy Club

Simply Shanell has been featured on BET, TBS and NBC. She was an invited performer at HBO’s Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen CO. Simply Shanell has also performed for the United States troops in Germany, Korea, and Japan. Currently, Simply Shanell is the Host, and the Producer of the weekly, “Let’s Laugh Comedy Show” in Dearborn, Michigan.

As a skilled and accomplished filmmaker and screenwriter, Amaru can adapt to his environment and make any situation into a humorous story. His comedic storytelling can be mesmerizing at times. The screenwriter in him makes him visual but the kid and the quick wit in him makes for a good time at any club. Amaru is the type of comedian who will say things you didn’t even know you wanted to say. The audience can be very diverse, black, white, in between. Amaru is able to connect with everyone in attendance. It’s more like listening to a friend telling you funny and relevant humorous stories about life, than simply listening to a “comedian” do “stand up”. He’s edgy without being crass, obviously loves his kids like crazy, and his smooth baritone delivery makes him easy to listen to.

Chuck King

Chuck opens with 10-12 minutes of award-winning magic and then transitions to the featured part of the show. Audience members volunteer to be hypnotized, and they become the true stars of the show. You can expect your guests to burst into riotous laughter when the people they work, play, and live with go from driving a race car to bird watching and even being pulled over by the police and at least a dozen funny different scenarios. Experience for yourself a unique, memorable event. Las Vegas Showbiz weekly calls it “one of the best shows working today!”

Bob has been seen on the Fox stand-up comedy series “Laughs” and is heard daily on SiriusXM satellite radio’s Rawdog, Laughs USA, the The Foxxhole, Jeff & Larry’s Comedy Roundup. He is a contributing writer to the website “Funny or Die”, and is one half of the popular internet podcast, “The Sal & Bob Show.”  In addition, he has also appeared several times on the Anthony Cumia Show Featuring Dave Landau. Read more

Take the 7th Ward of Nawlins, cut it with the Northside of Jacksonville, Flawda,  then season THAT with the New-United States Navy,  and you’ve got the spicy dish that is Roz McCoy.

Roz’s comedy career began in 1994, while on active duty in the United States Navy. Her shipmates entered her in a comedy contest without her knowledge. With absolutely no prior experience, she took third place, and was strongly encouraged by the other comics to continue performing. Upon her retirement from the United States Navy in 2006, she decided to take on comedy full time.  She has been featured on America’s Funniest Videos, Tru TV’s Greatest Performer Ever, Right This Minute and Maury.