Improv Showcase
June 22
Standup Showcase
June 23 - July 28
Open Mic
June 23 - July 28
The ARENA
June 25 - July 30
Biscuits
June 25 - July 23
"Dan On The Run" Comedy Tour
June 25
Will Dougherty Loves Company
June 26
Backline House Teams
June 29 - July 27

Upcoming Shows

Improv Showcase

Come watch a night of different local improv groups and even a possibility to get on stage yourself (if you want to!)

June 22
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Standup Showcase

Delivering a funny and diverse cast so anyone in our audience can find their new favorite local comedians!

June 23 - July 28
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Open Mic

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

June 23 - July 28
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The ARENA

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

June 25 - July 30
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Biscuits

Often fast-paced and never flaky, Biscuits will always rise to the occasion!

June 25 - July 23
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"Dan On The Run" Comedy Tour

The "Dan On The Run" Comedy Tour starring Dan Bublitz Jr. (Dry Bar Comedy, World Series of Comedy) with special guest Tom Chillstrom.

June 25
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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.

June 26
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Backline House Teams

These are official Backline House Teams bringing you three different improv teams and shows!

June 29 - July 27
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Pandemic! @ The Disco

This musical duo won an OEAA for Best Comedy Ensemble in 2020 and had 14 consecutive wins in The ARENA!

July 02
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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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The Broken Magic Comedy Hour

Featuring some of the best stand up comics in the midwest and beyond, this show will have you coming back for more month after month.

July 03 - August 07
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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!!)

July 03
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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.