Dave Chappelle, Jerry Seinfeld & more performing at Netflix is a Joke Fest
Netflix is presenting a massive new comedy festival in Los Angeles this spring. Netflix is a Joke Fest happens across over twenty venues from April 27 through May 3, 2020, and includes sets from over 100 performers, including Dave Chappelle, Billy Crystal, Whoopi Goldberg, Kevin Hart, Chris Rock, Jerry Seinfeld, Sarah Silverman, Wanda Sykes, Ali Wong, Amy Schumer, Bill Burr, David Letterman, Jamie Foxx, Jane Fonda & Lily Tomlin, Martin Lawrence, Schitt's Creek Live, Sebastian Maniscalo, Hannah Gadsby, Wanda Sykes, Graham Norton, Chelsea Handler, Jack Whitehall, Michelle Wolf, Mike Birbiglia, Pete Davidson, Jacqueline Novak, Margaret Cho, and many more.
Tickets to individual shows go on sale Friday, March 6 at 10 AM Pacific time, with various presales beginning Tuesday, March 3 at 10 AM Pacific.
The shows include Chappelle's at Hollywood Bowl on May 2, featuring David Chappelle and special guests; Stand Out: An LGBTQ+ Celebration at Greek Theatre on May 1, featuring Alan Carr, Hannah Gadsby, Margaret Cho, Rosie O'Donnell, Sandra Bernhard, Wanda Sykes and more; Schitt's Creek Live: The Farewell Tour at The Orpheum Theatre on May 1; The Hall: Honoring the Greats of Stand Up at The Theatre at Ace Hotel on May 3, paying tribute to George Carlin, Richard Pryor, Joan Rivers and Robin Williams, and featuring Dave Chappelle, Billy Crystal, Whoopi Goldberg, Kevin Hart, Chris Rock, Jerry Seinfeld, Sarah Silverman, Wanda Sykes; and many more. Find the full event calendar here.
If you can't make it to LA, eleven of the shows are being taped for future screening on Netflix.
Watch a promo video from Netflix about the festival below.
Meanwhile, Ali Wong expanded her Milk & Money tour again, announcing the ninth show of her Beacon Theatre residency in NYC. It happens on April 24, and tickets go on sale Friday, March 6 at 10 AM Eastern, with various presales starting Tuesday March 3 at 10 AM.