We are Pleased as Punch about our very Firs Vaude Com Variety show competition line up!

Are you ready for a night of non-stop laughter and entertainment? Then come check out the Neighborhood Comedy Theatre’s Vaude Com: A Vaudevillian inspired Variety show competition With a lineup of talented performers, it’s sure to be a comedy-show you don’t want to miss. Located in the heart downtown Mesa This show is the perfect spot for a night out with friends, or a date night.

Each comedy troupe will have 20 minutes to showcase their talents and try to win over the audience. The winning troupe will not only receive a cash prize of $50.00, but also the chance to return and defend their title as champion.

But even the losing troupe will receive an honor, as they will get to add their own personal touch to the infamous “Frankentrophy”, a symbol of comedic glory.

January 27th!


D.A.M.N. is a performance troupe at Neighborhood Comedy theatre in downtown mesa in the east valley improv
Allison Reese performs at the Neighborhood Comedy theatre located in the East valley in the heart of downtown mesa

D.A.M.N is NCT’s very own house team, made up of Dorian Amy Mallory and Nate. Were these people all cast becuase their acronym is damn? the world will never know.  

The D.A.M.N. show is a mosaic of stories set in three locations ranging from the everyday to fantastical and absurd then back again.

Allison Reese is a Queer, Black Comedian/Writer known for her Kamala Harris impression on TikTok (Viewership in the millions worldwide.)

Allison recently made her film debut in the Judd Appatow film BROS and was named a 2022 Just For Laughs New Faces of Comedy. Allison is an alumnus of the 2022 CBS Sketch Comedy Showcase and The Second City Chicago.

Follow Allison online @alienreese across all platforms and listen to her podcast “The N’Kay Hour” on Apple Podcasts and Spotify.

Mouse Trap performs at Second Beat Improv Theatre in downtown Phoenix.

Mousetrap is a comedy show that aims to playfully examine the art of storytelling. The performers use both their surroundings and the characters they portray to craft an engaging and unique experience for the audience.


But don’t wait too long to get your tickets! Vaude Com is sure to be a popular event and reservations are strongly recommended. Trust us, you don’t want to miss out on this amazing evening of entertainment. So why wait? Make your reservations now and get ready to laugh the night away at the Neighborhood Comedy Theatre!

Are Looking to make a whole adventure in downtown mesa?  You can find all the awesome restaurants in our neighborhood here so you can eat drink and laugh the evening away.

You can find parking info for downtown mesa here.  Ride the light Rail, the station is basically right in front of us

Click here for all the comedy shows we offer at our theatre Want to try improv? we have classes and workshops through out the year click here for more info

Do you have a show that you would like to submit for consideration? click on the link and submit your details!