Time Machine Roast

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The Dupont Underground is a 501(c)(3) cultural organization committed to developing a multidisciplinary platform for creative expression. We are transforming a public work – the subterranean streetcar station in Dupont Circle – into a new public infrastructure to support creative exchange, contemporary arts practice, and an ongoing conversation about the city.

DC Improv

Located just a few blocks from the Dupont Underground, the DC Improv is another of Washington's great underground cultural institutions. Since opening its doors in 1992, the world-famous comedy club has been home to some of comedy's biggest stars, as well as the best talent from the local comedy scene. Check out their full lineup of shows at dcimprov.com.

$8.00 - $9.00

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A (totally real and functioning) time machine has gone haywire, and famous people throughout history are being transported through time to the Dupont Underground. What happens when historical figures share a stage? They burn each other with hilarious jokes, just like the roasts you've seen on TV. Watch some of DC's favorite local comics get into character (and costume) to play the roles of history's most famous figures -- from musicians and scientists to emperors and warlords -- and roast each other right in front of you. The jokes might be mean, but they're never too soon.

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