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Dana Fleitman is a Washington, D.C. area comedienne who brings laughter to the joyless masses of our nation’s capital through her imaginative over-analysis of everyday life. Clever and sarcastic, Dana will merrily pontificate on groundbreaking and original topics like her pug, driving, and eating. Dana comes from a nonprofit background and is excited to lend her voice to less important issues.

Dana is the regular host of PUN DMV (the DC Improv's quarterly pun contest) and a producer with Grassroots Comedy. She's opened for touring comedians including Paul Virzi and Bengt Washburn and has has performed at the DC Improv, DC Drafthouse, Howard Theatre, Arch City Comedy Festival, Contemporary Jewish Museum, and She Devil Comedy Festival.

She is proud to launch and lead the "You Belong on Stage" Standup Comedy Incubator program for aspiring women and non-binary comics.



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Incubator Graduation Showcase: Summer Cohort

August 1, 2024 Busboys and Poets (K Street Location)
Doors at 7PM, Show at 7:30 PM

TICKETS coming soon!

We're proud to present the Graduation Showcase for the fourth iteration of our new "You Belong on Stage" Standup Comedy Incubator for Women and Nonbinary Folx! About half of our cohort had never been on stage before this class, and all have been working hard to find their comedic voices and hone their five minute sets. Don't miss our graduates taking the stage.


All-Star Comedy at Cabin John Regional Park

August 16, 2024, Cabin John Park (7400 Tuckerman Lane)
Doors at 6PM, Show at 7:00 PM

Tickets are free! Event info:

On August 16 from 6pm to 8:30pm, a lineup of amazing comedians from Improbable Comedy will take the stage. Meet us at the beautifully renovated amphitheater for a great night of comedy. Get there early and check out the train station, dog park, or any of the trails within the park. Seating for the show begins at 6pm, so make sure to grab a spot. The comedy show will kick off at 7pm with an All-Star lineup of comedians. Audience members are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs and picnic blankets for viewing. 



8/27/24, 7:30 PM, DC Improv Main Room


Come out and wordplay! You're invited to watch or compete in Pun DMV, our pun contest. The night is hosted by Dana Fleitman, and it has two events. The winners of either contest get prizes from the Improv (and eternal glory)!

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