An original Arcade production

December 1-10
A must-see sketch comedy show is premiering in December! Directed by Parag S. Gohel and featuring an ensemble cast. Tickets are on sale now.

Shows every weekend!

Laugh every weekend at the Arcade! Check out our show schedule for all of the latest improv, stand-up, sketch comedy, and variety shows happening at our theater. Our evening shows are BYOB and super fun.

January 2023 Classes

Arcade Academy offers 8-week classes where anyone can hop up on stage and learn the art of comedy. Gain confidence and have fun in a safe and welcoming environment in the heart of the Cultural District. Sign up for comedy classes starting in the new year!

Find the joy of comedy

Arcade Academy is offering a brand new session of improv and stand-up comedy classes starting in January 2022. A great way to freshen up your comedy skills, engage with a vibrant and welcoming community, and just have some fun.

Starting in January 2023

Classes are on sale now for first session of 2023. Try something new in the new year or go deeper with your skills with a brand new 8-week comedy class. Space is limited!


Arcade’s winter theatrical production of “Sketchville” opens Thursday, Dec 1 and runs for six performances. Don’t miss this original production directed by Parag S. Gohel.

Kevin McDonald Workshops!

Arcade is welcoming back Kevin McDonald, founding member of the Kids in the Hall, for a weekend of sketch writing and improv-based workshops. Join him December 10 and 11th.

Event Calendar

Every weekend we present brand new improv, stand-up and sketch shows. Tickets now on sale for shows in April and beyond.

Arcade Comedy Theater is Pittsburgh’s ONLY non-profit home dedicated to the art of comedy!

Arcade Comedy Theater has dynamic shows every weekend. We can’t do it without you! Your support of Arcade enables us to bring quality laughter to our community all year long. 

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