Welcome to La Nuit Comedy Theater, home of the Comedy Conservatory. We are the Gulf Coast’s premier training facility for improvisational comedy and home to ComedySportz New Orleans.


Voted #1 in the “Best Place to See Comedy” category in Gambit’s Best of New Orleans 2014! Thank you to all of our patrons, performers, and students.

New Orleans Comedy and Arts Festival 2016 registration

Upcoming classes:

  • Level One, Intro to Improv classes start Sept 5th and 12th @ 3 PM. For more information about the Level One class please visit our Classes page.
  • New Sketch Writing Class starts Aug 11th!!!


  • ComedySportz Saturday night at 8:00 PM. Adults $10, Kids $8.
  • Roast Battle, Sunday, June 21st July 19th, August 16th, September 20th, and October 18th @ 8 PM
  • Free Stand-up Open Mic-Every Friday and Saturday night @ 11 PM
  • Battle of the Bayou early NOCAF 2016 registration


Everyone is welcome to join in remembering Jonah on December 28th with a jazz funeral followed by a comedy roast.
The march will start at The Kingpin (1307 Lyons St.) and end at NOLA Comedy/La Nuit Theatre (5039 Freret St.)
Line up is at 1:00pm at The Kingpin and the procession will begin at 2:15. The march will go down Prytania St. to Valance St. towards Freret St. with multiple stops on the way.
Once at NOLA Comedy/La Nuit, the comedy roast will kick off with special performances to follow. Everyone is welcome to participate! Please message Jesse if you would like to speak at the roast.