Open Mic
May 18 - July 28
The ARENA
May 21 - May 28
Interrogated
May 21
Kareem In Your Face
May 22
Will Dougherty Loves Company
May 22
Biscuits
May 28
Grand Re-Opening Show
June 01
The ARENA
June 04 - July 30

Upcoming Shows

Open Mic

Anyone can get up on stage and get 4 minutes! Sign up or just watch!

May 18 - July 28
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The ARENA

The ARENA is Omaha's #1 Improv Competition pitting together 2 improv teams to find out which Omaha team is the best.

May 21 - May 28
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Interrogated

INTERROGATED is easily one of the best improv shows in Omaha and features Backline's top improvisers.

May 21
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Kareem In Your Face

Hosted by Ali Kareem, and featuring a mix of great up-and-coming talent along with a great headliner.

May 22
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Will Dougherty Loves Company

Join Will Dougherty as some fantastic comedians do sets while he stays on stage to riff, banter, and derail things for the amusement of all.

May 22
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Biscuits

Biscuits is layered with many of Omaha's funniest improvisers and ready to butter you up for a hot show.

May 28
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Grand Re-Opening Show

The Backline survived the pandemic and we're celebrating with some of Backline's favorite improv teams!

June 01
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The ARENA

The ARENA is Omaha's #1 Improv Competition to find out who is the best!

June 04 - July 30
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INTERROGATED

INTERROGATED is easily one of the best improv shows in Omaha and features Backline's top improvisers

June 04 - July 16
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The Comedy Kickback

The Black Iowa Streams crew showcases some of Iowa's funniest black comedians!

July 03
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Comedy After Dark

This show is Rated R for graphic language, adult situations and possible nudity* (*not likely, but who knows!!)

June 05 - July 03
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Dad Jokes

Dad Jokes has been voted as one of the best improv shows at The Backline.

June 11 - July 09
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ABOUT THE BACKLINE



The Backline is proud to be a home for all comedy in Omaha. While we are primarily a longform improv training center, any and all local comedians come through here to perform improv, standup, sketch, talk shows, etc. We want Omaha to become one of the greatest cities for comedy in America.


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We are also proud to ride that fine line between producing basically uncensored comedy but also being a safe place with zero tolerance for abuse and harassment.