The Backline hosts an Open Mic for standup
every Tuesday at 9pm. Each comedian will be allowed 4 minutes, and names
will be drawn from a hat for those who show up before 9pm, people who
show up after will be added at the end. Whether it's your first time or
you perform weekly, why not try out your material in front of a great
crowd at one of the best standup venues in town?
all submit their name by 9pm and get their names thrown in a hat. Since
names are pulled at random, comics are encouraged to sit and watch
everyone else, creating a fun and encouraging audience. Everyone will
get 4 minutes and 5 seconds before music plays you off. Prepare
(After the first 25 comedians, each comedian will only get 2 minutes)
This show is FREE for everyone!
We've got 19 beers, ciders, and hard sodas!
Please arrive no later than 5 minutes prior to showtime. Tickets may be released for resale at that time, no refunds will be given.
Free parking available 1/2 a block away at 17th and Harney. Parking also available on the street (metered until 9pm).