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#NCCAF has become one of the premiere comedy festivals in the United States. Acts from New York, LA, Chicago, DC, Boston, Philadelphia, and every city in between, flock here to perform, network and develop as the next generation of comedy talent. North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival is one of the largest comedy festival of its kind in the Southern United States featuring improve, standup, and sketch comedy.

Produced by DSI Comedy and Zach Ward; NCCAF was created in 2001 to showcase Chicago-style improvisation and educate Carolina audiences.

#NCCAF takes place Feb. 15-26, 2017, in the heart of North Carolina.

Just a few of the HEADLINERS…

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The Josh and Tamra Show returns to headline #NCCAF 2017. THE first comedy duo to tour Muppet-style Puppet Improvisation. They are offering a Master Class in improv and puppetry, on camera.

Emo Philips returns as a headliner for #NCCAF 2017. Emo will headline his own standup show at DSI COMEDY on Wednesday Feb 15 to kick off our 17th annual festival. He will be improvising with founder Zach Ward on Thursday, a special All-star cast on Friday and (as he has for the last 5 years) Emo will be dropping in on as many workshops as possible while in Chapel Hill.

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Mo Collins (MADtv 1998-2004) has confirmed as a headliner for #NCCAF 2017. Mo will also teach a Master Class in creating sketch comedy characters and will improvise with our festival All-Stars

If you go ....

DSI Comedy Theater
462 W. Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC  27516

www.nccomedyarts.com | @nccomedyarts | festival@nccomedyarts.com


(photo credits: DSI Comedy Theater)