He who laughs last laughs best, unless he doesn't finish laughing before the funeral starts. Empty your chuckle reservoirs in an appropriate setting with today's Groupon, which gets you admission and a snack at Connxtions Comedy Club, located in north Lansing. Choose from the following Groupons:
- For $20, you get two tickets to a Friday or Saturday show and an appetizer (up to a $40 value).
- For $13, you get two tickets to a Wednesday or Thursday show and an appetizer (up to a $26 value).
With walls covered in caricatures of past performers and comedy legends, Connxtions has been a laugh-filled oasis to watch joke-slinging comedians, including Sinbad, Tim Allen, Drew Carey, DL Hugley, Mike Epps, Jon Lovitz, and Rob Schneider. With this deal, you and a friend can giggle incessantly at an upcoming show while snacking on chicken wings, bread sticks, or another appetizer of your choice. Check out energetic stand-up comedian Kevin Bozeman on January 13 or 15, or drop by January 27 or 29 to catch the witty observations of Dave Dyer, who is currently coaching Vladimir Putin and Tony Blair for their upcoming stand-up comedy battle. Reservations are not required, but are strongly suggested and necessary for the best seats. Seating starts one hour before show time—please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to show time to get the preferred seating.
Though the Lansing location of Connxtions Comedy Club has yet to receive many online reviews, more than 760 Facebookers are fans. Four Insider Pagers give the Toledo location an average rating of four stars:
Connxtions Comedy Club
Landmarks of standup for decades, Connxtions Comedy Clubs remain mainstays for up-and-coming comics and national stars, with a roster of past performers that includes Sinbad, Drew Carey, Tim Allen, D. L. Hughley, and Rob Schneider. Headlining comedians, many seen on national television, keep the venues teetering Thursday–Saturday nights, whereas Wednesday nights host improv spectacles and open mics where rookies can begin their ascent into stardom or descent into miming. While refueling chuckle tanks, duos and groups can split a savory appetizer, such as fried pickle spears or buffalo popcorn shrimp, or enjoy a potent cocktail at the bar.