Greetings, comedy lovers! If you’re seeking an out-of-this-world experience that will keep you laughing, you’ll want to beam yourself down to Sixth Street in downtown Austin, Texas. The Comedy Mothership, located in the historic Ritz Theater, has finally landed, and it’s ready to take you on a hilarious journey you won’t soon forget.
The Comedy Mothership is the brainchild of none other than the famous comedian and number one podcaster, Joe Rogan.
Having taken over the Ritz Theater in 2022, Rogan’s goal was to provide a comedy community that would draw comics from all around the world, right here in Austin. After a year of renovations led by local architect Richard Weiss, the Comedy Mothership is now open and ready to make you laugh until you cry.
This comedic gem, situated at 320 E. 6th Street, features two showrooms: Fat Man, the larger headliner showroom, and Little Boy, an intimate space showcasing the best of local and national talent. With cabaret-style seating arrangements and discreet table service, you’ll feel right at home as you settle in for a night of laughter.
When it comes to tickets, purchasing them online through thecomedymothership.com is your best bet. Resale is strictly prohibited, and all sales are final.
Be sure to research the comedian before attending a show – comedy is subjective, and you’ll want to ensure the headliner’s style aligns with your sense of humor.
Navigating to the Comedy Mothership is easy, with directions available from I-35 N, I-35 S, and Mopac. Paid parking lots and some free parking spaces can be found around the area. The club is fully accessible, and the box office is open one hour before showtime. Remember to arrive at least 30 minutes early to secure your seat and enjoy your night of side-splitting laughter.
There is a two-drink minimum, but the club has no dress code, making it the perfect spot to unwind and enjoy yourself. The venue is smoke-free, although comedians may occasionally use smoke as part of their act. Age restrictions apply, as the club is strictly for those aged 21 and older.
The Comedy Mothership employs Yondr bags to create a phone-free environment, ensuring the focus remains on the comedian and the performance. You can still take photos before or after the show in the lobby, but capturing the show itself is prohibited without written consent from the club and the artist.
So, buckle up and get ready for a comedic voyage like no other. As the Comedy Mothership takes off in Austin’s historic Ritz Theater, you’ll be laughing all the way to the stars – and maybe even beyond.
Don’t miss out on any updates, behind-the-scenes sneak peeks, or exclusive content from Comedy Mothership. Stay connected by following the official Instagram (@comedymothership) and Twitter (@mothershipatx) accounts. Join the growing community of comedy enthusiasts, engage with fellow fans, and be the first to know about upcoming shows, special events, and more at Austin’s premier comedy destination.