It’s the BIG comedy show in the little room.
Each and every Thursday night, LIVE on the Sunset Strip!
“Crack’em Up Thursday’s” began on October 14, 2003 in the Belly Room at the World Famous Comedy Store (8433 Sunset Blvd. W. Hollywood, CA 90069). Crack’em Up Thursdays is the first comedy night presented by Fly Star Entertainment (FSE).
Crack’em Up Thursday’s is a workout room for the professional comedian. Crack’em UP Thursdays was created by FSE to encourage and to expand the comedians writing potential and delivery of their new and improved material.
Rising comedy star TONY BAKER, hosts the main show at Crack’em Up Thursdays. Our main show continues to attract some of the biggest names and future stars of comedy. Dave Chappelle (and The Supa Lowery Brothers), Damon Wayans, Chris Tucker, Mark Curry, Eddie Griffin, Earthquake, Kevin Hart, Katt Williams, Mike Epps, Guy Torry, Deon Cole, Rodney Perry, Dominique, Slim (UK) Chris Spencer, Gina Yashere (UK), Red Grant, Jeff Ross, Nick Cannon, Wil Sylvince, Joe Clair, Lavell Crawford, Kojo (UK), Ian Edwards, BPhlat, Sarah Silverman and many more favorites have and continue to bless our stage. Our past “Main Show” hosts have included Esau McGraw, Leslie Jones, Spanky Hayes, Jay Phillips and Gerard Guillory.
“The Bay Area’s own” DC ERVIN (TVOne’s “Who’s Got Jokes”), hosts the early show. This show showcases some of the freshest and hottest up and coming comedians from around the world. Up and comers such as DC Ervin, Rion Evans, Kanisha Buss, D’Lai, Aarona Browning, Juan Garcia, James Davis, Ron G, Clayton Thomas, Sydney Castillo, Skillz, and many more fresh faces have been audience favorites at Crack’em Up Thursdays. Our past “Early Show” hosts have included Ron G, Justin Hires, Ocean Glapion, Curtis Baldwin and Ronnie Ray.
The Belly room is the smallest room at the Comedy Store. This room provides a very intimate setting for the comedian and its audience. Crack’em Up Thursday’s is a place where all comedians and all comedy styles are welcome. Our only rule is to make sure to Crack’em Up!!!