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The Backlot Comedy House

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An amazing time!

If you're looking for something fun and different to do on the weekend, I urge you to check out The... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Vanessa K
Best place in Oshkosh

This is by far my favorite place in Oshkosh! I have never left disappointed. The staff are... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Kaylee B
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4 Nov 2018
“An amazing time!”
3 Nov 2018
“Best place in Oshkosh”
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424 N Main St, Oshkosh, WI 54901-4924
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

If you're looking for something fun and different to do on the weekend, I urge you to check out The Backlot Comedy House! They are a family-owned, small business, with an amazing set of talented comedians! It was an absolutely hilarious show, and something different...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Vanessa K
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

This is by far my favorite place in Oshkosh! I have never left disappointed. The staff are welcoming, friendly, and always have me laughing. I go to a show at least twice a month and have never had a bad experience. If I could give...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kaylee B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We attended both the improv portion and the standup open mic. Both were funny, entertaining, and interesting. The open mic had a few duds, several good ones and one really good one. Lots of comedy value for only $10. The venue is small, and cozy....More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Carl F
Reviewed 6 November 2016

First off, if you go on the First Saturday of the month, they do a deal with the Fire Escape (a Paint Your Own pottery place) where for $20 you get to see the show and paint your mug beforehand. It is only $10 normally,...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Brigid W
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

OK, I'm not going to bash these guys just because I didn't find the improv show particularly funny. Maybe 60% of those in the audience seemed to enjoy it. The friend I visited with said it has been better in other nights. Still, I think...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

My wife and I saw a flyer for the smog the coffee shop down the street and decided to go. It was $10 to get in for their slightly over an hour improv performance on a Friday night. It featured a host and seven improv...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 9 November 2014 via mobile

My wife and I were looking for something to do while on our mini vacation. It was really awesome. Friday night they do stand up routines and Saturday nights they do improv comedy. Hilarious! Very small venue with seating for 36. It was full but...More

2  Thank Dkobylin
Reviewed 27 October 2014

Be prepared to pee your pants...laughing, or at least pop a rib. These kids are super-talented and hillarious. We took in the 9PM show and stayed for the 10:30PM show. Best ten bucks a piece we've ever spent. Had a couple very reasonably priced local...More

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank Brice J
Reviewed 15 April 2014

This is a neat venue in downtown Oshkosh that is an intimate setting for some adult improv. These are local young actors on their up, but put on a show equal to professionals. We've been there twice and enjoyed it both times.

Date of experience: March 2014
2  Thank zenbion
Reviewed 10 December 2013

I had some girlfriends in town visiting, we went out for a bottle of wine and then stumbled into this place. The show was hilarious - but it could have been the wine. I could not stop laughing, can't wait to try it out again....More

Date of experience: September 2013
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