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From July 11 to 21, Amsterdam will host the fourth Boom Chicago Comedy Festival, featuring 35 shows and 160 performers from 12 countries. Enjoy stand-up, improv, sketch, and LGBTQ+ shows, plus workshops and after-parties.

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Brendan’s intimate and very funny solo show is back in Amsterdam! Theaterkrant gushes ‘A very witty and very moving show…. Hunt is a great storyteller who works towards a very sensitive ending with wonderfully placed jokes!

🗓️ Date: Thursday, 18 July
🕒 Time: 19:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

Double the duo, double the fun! Dick Nixon and Pussy Catstellvi (Boom cast members Katie Nixon and Matt Castellvi) team up with Digital Soul (Jos Dirkx and Emmy award-winning musician, Sacha Hoedemaker) for characters, songs, freestyling and improvising with AI.

🗓️ Date: Tuesday, 16 July
🕒 Time: 19:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

Improv comes from Chicago (like Boom Chicago), but these days there are exciting comedy scenes in great and shitty cities all over the world! The BCCF has assembled hysterical improv superstars from different countries who all share a love for comedy and improvisation!

🗓️ Date: Saturday, 20 July
🕒 Time: 21:30
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

This long-running show features comedians, thinkers, and storytellers giving you the tightest and most interesting PowerPoint presentations you’ve ever seen. Filled with lots of laughs for sure, and you might even learn something!

🗓️ Date: Saturday, 20 July
🕒 Time: 19:30
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

This comedy show is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’ll get. Get your tickets now to be a hipster who can brag you saw it first!

🗓️ Date: Saturday, 20 July
🕒 Time: 17:30
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

The Boom Chicago Academy’s hysterical house teams perform together in one laugh-filled show. This is the perfect ending to a great comedy festival. Drinking continues late into the night! We’re comedians and actors. We don’t work on Mondays!

🗓️ Date: Sunday, 21 July
🕒 Time: 20:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

After their debut at the 2023 Edinburgh Fringe, UICF Comedy Talent Award finalist Nadine Froughi and two-time Funny Women semi-finalist Emily Higginson perform their stand-up meets character show! One of them’s mouthy, one of them’s broad—and both are funny as f*ck.

🗓️ Date: Thursday, 18 July
🕒 Time: 19:30
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

Boom@Night returns to bring you Amsterdam’s most unhinged late-night talk show. Featuring Bird State — Amsterdam’s #1 sketch comedy group — and a range of surprise guests. Get ready for a funny night of alt-comedy with music, standup comedy, and more!

🗓️ Date: Thursday, 18 July
🕒 Time: 21:30
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

A devilishly funny comedy program that doesn’t fit into an hour. This 75-minute extravanganza features stand-up comedians getting messed with, improv, animation, video sketch, and live sketch all hosted by the MOST FAMOUS Hollywood STAR: Herbert S. Tuttleton.

🗓️ Date: Saturday, 13 July
🕒 Time: 23:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

This format celebrates the funniest of the worst of people. We’ve all been one. We all have one. Now it’s time to laugh at them! Top comedians tell their best A-HOLE stories and then TRY to redeem themselves! This will restore your faith in humanity!

🗓️ Date: Saturday, 20 July
🕒 Time: 22:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

Five comics from the Indian sub-continent, now living in the Netherlands, come together with hot bits and spicy jokes about their lives and more. It’s Dutch expat comedy with a global perspective!

🗓️ Date: Sunday, 21 July
🕒 Time: 17:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

Watch these Amsterdam comedy scientists create laughs from their personal experiences and crazy perspectives. Comedy is one part science and one part art. The creation is magic!

🗓️ Date: Sunday, 21 July
🕒 Time: 16:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

The unshockable American comedian Carly Blair and Sally Porter, England’s leading (and only) dominatrix-standup talk about dating, relationships, and sex Sex SEX! At the end, ask the uninhibited comedians for their wise and possibly dubious advice. Follow it at your own risk.

🗓️ Date: Sunday, 21 July
🕒 Time: 19:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

HEADLINING ACTS

Brendan’s intimate and very funny solo show is back in Amsterdam! Theaterkrant gushes ‘A very witty and very moving show…. Hunt is a great storyteller who works towards a very sensitive ending with wonderfully placed jokes!

🗓️ Date: Thursday, 18 July
🕒 Time: 19:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

Brendan’s intimate and very funny solo show is back in Amsterdam! Theaterkrant gushes ‘A very witty and very moving show…. Hunt is a great storyteller who works towards a very sensitive ending with wonderfully placed jokes!

🗓️ Date: Thursday, 18 July
🕒 Time: 19:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

JULY 12, 13

A devilishly funny comedy program that doesn’t fit into an hour. This 75-minute extravanganza features stand-up comedians getting messed with, improv, animation, video sketch, and live sketch all hosted by the MOST FAMOUS Hollywood STAR: Herbert S. Tuttleton.

🗓️ Date: Saturday, 13 July
🕒 Time: 23:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

JULY 14, 15, 16

Double the duo, double the fun! Dick Nixon and Pussy Catstellvi (Boom cast members Katie Nixon and Matt Castellvi) team up with Digital Soul (Jos Dirkx and Emmy award-winning musician, Sacha Hoedemaker) for characters, songs, freestyling and improvising with AI.

🗓️ Date: Tuesday, 16 July
🕒 Time: 19:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

JULY 17, 18, 19

Boom@Night returns to bring you Amsterdam’s most unhinged late-night talk show. Featuring Bird State — Amsterdam’s #1 sketch comedy group — and a range of surprise guests. Get ready for a funny night of alt-comedy with music, standup comedy, and more!

🗓️ Date: Thursday, 18 July
🕒 Time: 21:30
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

After their debut at the 2023 Edinburgh Fringe, UICF Comedy Talent Award finalist Nadine Froughi and two-time Funny Women semi-finalist Emily Higginson perform their stand-up meets character show! One of them’s mouthy, one of them’s broad—and both are funny as f*ck.

🗓️ Date: Thursday, 18 July
🕒 Time: 19:30
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

JULY 20, 21

Improv comes from Chicago (like Boom Chicago), but these days there are exciting comedy scenes in great and shitty cities all over the world! The BCCF has assembled hysterical improv superstars from different countries who all share a love for comedy and improvisation!

🗓️ Date: Saturday, 20 July
🕒 Time: 21:30
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

This long-running show features comedians, thinkers, and storytellers giving you the tightest and most interesting PowerPoint presentations you’ve ever seen. Filled with lots of laughs for sure, and you might even learn something!

🗓️ Date: Saturday, 20 July
🕒 Time: 19:30
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

This comedy show is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’ll get. Get your tickets now to be a hipster who can brag you saw it first!

🗓️ Date: Saturday, 20 July
🕒 Time: 17:30
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

The Boom Chicago Academy’s hysterical house teams perform together in one laugh-filled show. This is the perfect ending to a great comedy festival. Drinking continues late into the night! We’re comedians and actors. We don’t work on Mondays!

🗓️ Date: Sunday, 21 July
🕒 Time: 20:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

This format celebrates the funniest of the worst of people. We’ve all been one. We all have one. Now it’s time to laugh at them! Top comedians tell their best A-HOLE stories and then TRY to redeem themselves! This will restore your faith in humanity!

🗓️ Date: Saturday, 20 July
🕒 Time: 22:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

Five comics from the Indian sub-continent, now living in the Netherlands, come together with hot bits and spicy jokes about their lives and more. It’s Dutch expat comedy with a global perspective!

🗓️ Date: Sunday, 21 July
🕒 Time: 17:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

Watch these Amsterdam comedy scientists create laughs from their personal experiences and crazy perspectives. Comedy is one part science and one part art. The creation is magic!

🗓️ Date: Sunday, 21 July
🕒 Time: 16:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

The unshockable American comedian Carly Blair and Sally Porter, England’s leading (and only) dominatrix-standup talk about dating, relationships, and sex Sex SEX! At the end, ask the uninhibited comedians for their wise and possibly dubious advice. Follow it at your own risk.

🗓️ Date: Sunday, 21 July
🕒 Time: 19:00
📍 Location: Rozengracht 117

WORKSHOPS

FULL LINEUP ANNOUNCED 9 APRIL!

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