Sketchfreak: The Best of Rails Comedy

with Rails Comedy

Rails Comedy

Rails Comedy is a comedy troupe based in Washington, DC, that packs live sketches, characters, music, digital shorts, and more into one fun-filled show! They have performed in the Austin Sketch Fest, Montréal Sketchfest, North Carolina Comedy Festival, and Sketchfest Seattle’s Fall Stream where they won the Audience Choice Award. Rails Comedy’s sketch team performs regularly at the DC Arts Center and recently at the DC Improv. Rails Comedy produces Stand-Up, Sketch, Improv, and Drag shows every week in DC, so follow them @railscomedy to keep up with the excitement!

06/26/2024 7:00 PM

Door Time: 6:50 PM

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Sketchfreak: The Best of Rails Comedy presents some of the best material from our troupe's legendary archives! Featuring sketches that have went to Montréal Sketchfest, Austin Sketch Fest, and beyond. Join us as we presents our longest-set-ever to prepare for Chicago's iO Fest! Featuring DC's all-women sketch troupe, Chaps!


The DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St NW, Washington, DC 20009
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A limited selection of drinks and snacks are available for purchase.

Sketch Comedy – A sketch is a short, fully scripted comedy scene (you may call these "skits" but we never do). Sketch is the same thing you see on Saturday Night Live!

The DC Art Center’s Comedy Cavalcade is produced by Rails Comedy.

Day of Show Sales

  • Ticket prices increase $5 on the day of the show.

Ticketing Page Issues - Troubleshooting Steps

  • You can purchase up to 4 tickets at a time.
  • If the ticketing page doesn't allow you to purchase tickets and appears sold out, it is possible that another customer has those tickets waiting in their cart and we've reached venue capacity. Please return in 15 minutes and those tickets may be available if the other customer did not purchase them.  
  • If the error code [Object object] appears and prevents you from checking out, this usually means that you are entering some wrong information, likely the address and/or zip code connected to the credit card you are trying to use. Please double check your payment information and try again.
  • If you continue to run into issues, please contact walker@railscomedy.com. 

Late Seating Policy

  • Late seating is permitted. However, after 10 minutes after the show's start time, if you are not here, your seat will be released to an audience member waiting in the standby line. 

Parking & Public Transportation

  • If you're driving, we recommend budget 30 MINUTES to drive and park because of heavy traffic in the area.
  • The nearest metro is the Columbia Heights Metro Station. The walk to the venue is approximately 15 minutes.

Refund Policy

  • All sales are final – refunds are not permitted for this show.

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