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Our Late Show
7:30 & 9:30 PM
Funny Stop Comedy Club - 11-Time Champion - 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 Fox 8 Cleveland Akron Canton HotList 'Best Live Comedy' Award Winner
UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS

Thursday, February 14th
VALENTINE'S DAY
Tim Folger & Mike Cheselka

Thursday-Saturday, Feb 21st-23rd
MATT FULCHIRON
The Full Charge!

Thursday, March 21st
PAULY SHORE
Get Your Tickets Now • $30-$35 each
Funny Stop Comedy Club - 11-Time Champion - 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 Fox 8 Cleveland Akron Canton HotList 'Best Live Comedy' Award Winner
 
Can't Call During Our Regular Box Office Hours?

Click HERE to purchase tickets ONLINE for many of our future events!
 

Now Appearing

Thursday-Saturday
February 14-16

Funny Stop Comedian Funny Stop Comedian

Tim Folger &
Mike Cheselka

3 Nights Only
Including
Valentines's Day

Tim Folger
Don't wait to have fun, make fun where ever you go and whatever you do.

Tim Folger's show takes you on a wild ride that draws on every aspect of "real life." From relationships... family to marrage, kids, divorce, and jobs... just find the fun in life and ride the wave out.

For nearly 20 years Tim Folger has performed in comedy clubs, colleges and corporate events all over the world including multiple European comedy tours.

You may have seen Tim in his appearance in "The Shawshank Redemption" or have been touched by his TV commercial and radio work.

Tim Folger offers a fresh brewed sense of humor. It's a laugh, snort, and shoot beer through your nose kind of a good time.

Mike Cheselka
Michael Cheselka is not only a Brecksville native and Cleveland resident, but he spent a quarter of a century working as a nationally renowned comedian... before finding steady work as an attorney.

For 3 glorious years, Cheselka toured as one of ‘The Outlaws of Comedy’ with the late Sam Kinison and over the course of his comedy career has traveled to all 50 states and 17 foreign countries as a headlining comedian.

After nearly a decade away from the club, please welcome back to the Funny Stop stage... Mr. Mike Cheselka!

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Dinner & Show Packages are available for Valentine's Day evening - Thursday, February 14th as well as the shows on Saturday, February 16th.

Advanced reservations are required.

Call the Funny Stop box office at 330-923-4700 for full details.

 
Akron Smoker's Den - Tallmadge Smoker's Den - Cigars and more
 

 

Jake Soloman Crowned
As "Ohio's Best
Amateur Comedian"

On Tuesday night, September 16 a huge crowd had the opportunity to see the ten amateur comedians who survived the preliminary qualifiers, quarter-finals, and semi-finals to reach "THE FINALS" of the latest edition of the "Ohio's Best Amateur Comedian" Contest at the Funny Stop.

Scores of performers had taken the stage over the Spring and Summer of 2014 to open the Funny Stop's Tuesday night shows in an attempt just to qualify for the elimination rounds of the contest.

During "The Finals", each contestant performed 5 minutes of clean material and the panel of judges used their professional experience to score the performances as to rate the audience support and response for each amateur.

When the numbers were tallied, Jake Soloman had achieved the goal of all of the competitors, being crowned as "Ohio's Best Amateur Comedian".

September 2014 Ohio's Best Amateur Comedian Contest Finals

 
Congratulations go out to Jake for earning the championship title.

Special recognition also goes out to the other 9 performers who advanced to the championship round.

In alphabetical order, they are:

Dan Fallone, Kali Fencil, Chris Harvey, Tony Madurai, Jerry Miller, Nancy Remlee, Spike Salazar, Drew Seachrist and Rob Telecky.

Keep an eye on the Funny Stop schedule for the club's next competition to see who is "Ohio's Best Amateur Comedian".

 

 

Thanks To All Of The Talented Performers Who Appeared At Our 20th Anniversary Celebration

20th Anniversary Lineup

Back Row (L-R) Mike Scanlon, Stan Piatt, Mike Wypasek, Pete Barak, Mike Veneman, Mayor Don Robart, Todd, Charlie Wiener, Rodney Bengston, Marv Conner, Kirk Bogos, Mike Conley, and Bill Boronky.

Front Row (L-R) Stuart Warner, Dan Long, Tony Barak, Lucy Bebee, Lionel Hamilton, John Rathbone, Mike Gersh, and Tommy Chong.

Absent from picture: Kathy Dice and "The Real" John King.

 

 

Enjoy Our Various, Nightly
Food & Drink Specials

A Different Item From Our Foood & Drink Menu Is Offered At A Discounted Price Every Night!

Be sure to ask your server for the evening's food and drink specials.

Jazz N Jokes - At the Funny Stop
 

Coming Next

Thursday-Saturday
February 21-23

Funny Stop Comedian

Matt Fulchiron

3 Nights Only

Let's give a warm welcome to Matt Fulchiron, who is making a return appearance at the Funny Stop!

Known to those in the know as "The Full Charge," Matt Fulchiron makes love to the mic with an elevated level of rhythm, vocabulary, and insight.

Matt has performed on the television shows "Comedy Central Presents," "Live at Gotham," "The Late Late Show" on CBS, "Last Comic Standing," "Tosh.0," "Last Call with Carson Daly," and "Comics Unleashed."

He’s also appeared on "The Joe Rogan Experience" podcast and was the opening act on Daniel Tosh's recent "Great Nor'Easter Tour."

Take a moment to check out some of Matt Fulchiron's video clips by clicking HERE.

If you missed your first chance to see Matt live and in person at the Funny Stop last year, or you would like to recreate that magic again, call our Box Office at 330-923-4700 for reservations.

 
World Series of Comedy - At the Funny Stop
 

Headliner Schedule

February 13
Amateur Night

February 14-16
Tim Folger & Mike Cheselka
Dinner & Show Package offered
both Valentine's Day (Thurs, Feb. 14th)
and Saturday, February 16th.
Advanced Reservations Required!
Call the Box Office for Full Details.

February 17
Special Sunday Night Show
Jazz & Jokes - Kings & Queens Edition!

February 20
Amateur Night

February 21-23
Matt Fulchiron
Full Charge

February 27
Amateur Night

February 28
Jeff Shaw

March 1-2
Kate Quigley

March 6
Amateur Night

March 7-9
Erotic Hypnotist
Mike Oddo

March 13
Amateur Night

March 14-16
Carl Strong

March 20
Amateur Night

March 21
PAULY SHORE
ONE NIGHT ONLY
Advanced Tix $30-$35

March 22-23
Bill Boronkay

March 27
Amateur Night

March 28-30
Sean Lynch

April 3
Amateur Night

April 4-6
Traci Kanaan

April 10
Amateur Night

April 11-13
Joe Machi

April 17
Amateur Night

April 18-20
Coleman Green

April 23
Special Tuesday Night
Cancer Fundraiser Event

April 24
One Night Event!
THE WORLD SERIES OF COMEDY
Nationwide Event Qualifier
comes to the Funny Stop!

April 25-27
Jim Tews

May 1
Amateur Night

May 2-4
Nathan Timmel

May 8
Amateur Night

May 9-11
Camille Solari

May 15
Amateur Night

May 16-18
Kevin Farley

May 22
Amateur Night

May 23-25
Mary Santora

May 29
Amateur Night

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For Last Minute
Super Deals!

Click HERE to sign up for the Funny Stop's new text messaging service.

This optional service compliments the regularly scheduled, weekly offers which come to subscribers or our Funny Stop e-Newsletter.

The Funny Stop's text messaging service is only activated once or twice per month, making special discount offers, generally only good for that or the next evening's show.

Here's just another way the Funny Stop continues to offer lovers of live comedy the best possible bargain for their entertainment dollar.

 

Look At What
Is New At The
Funny Stop
Comedy Club

The Stage View "Wall of Fame" Bar, Meeting Room Rentals, Gift Certificates, and More!

As the FIVE-TIME WINNER of the MyFoxCleveland "Hot List" competition as the best venue for Live Comedy in Northeastern Ohio, it would be easy for the Funny Stop Comedy Club to rest on its laurels, but that is not the case.

Let's take a look at just some of the new things going on at the Funny Stop Comedy Club.

Funny Stop's New Stage View Bar

Stage View Bar

Since the move to our new location several years ago, one element that our patrons missed was a sit down bar within the club.

Well now the Funny Stop has brought back that old facility element and has taken it one better by providing a sit down bar with a view of the stage.

Whether it be before, during, or after the live comedy show, enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of our Stage View bar area.

Drink specials are offered after each evening's comedy show and a special Ladies Night promotion is offered every Thursday night as well.

Meeting Room Rental

It is getting more and more difficult for groups and organizations to find facilities to host their gatherings, meetings, reunions, etc.

Stepping in to fill that void, the Funny Stop now offers its showroom for such activities on mornings and afternoons, seven days a week as well as on most Sunday and Monday evenings.

Groups of up to nearly 200 will enjoy our open floor plan and elevated stage area.

Limited use of audio/visual equipment as well as food and beverage service are also available.

For more details, available dates, pricing, and to make your reservation, contact Nidal at 330-923-4700.

Gift Certificates

Do you know someone who needs an evening out on the town?

Do you have a relative or friend who is hard to by for?

No matter the circumstance, look no further than Gift Certificates from the Funny Stop Comedy Club to fill that need.

Funny Stop gift certificates spend just like cash so use them for admission the show, to enjoy a delicious meal or snack, or even to enjoy the beverage of choice.

To purchase a Funny Stop gift certificate, contact our box office at 330-923-4700.

And More!

Don't forget that the Funny Stop now offers a "VIP Card". Check out the full details of this program in the article found elsewhere on this page.

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