Second City alum and improviser extraordinaire Mike Lukas is gearing up for a nonstop weekend of laughs as the Outliars Comedy Club presents its first ever Stand-Up Comedy Festival. Lukas kicks off the event at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, February 20, inside The Speakeasy Comedy Lounge, 5101 North Scottsdale Road in Scottsdale. Lukas returns 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. Friday, February 21, at Stand-Up Scottsdale, 6820 East Fifth Avenue, and again at the same times on Saturday, February 22, at the Renaissance Hotel, 9495 West Coyotes Boulevard in Glendale. The comedy festival concludes with a local showcase at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, February 23, at Iguana Mack’s, 1371 North Alma School Road in Chandler. All shows cost $20.
Tickets purchased in advance include two passes to non-special Outliars shows, a $50 credit for Outliars improv classes, and a free Outliars shirt. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.outliarscc.com or call 480-784-7258.