What You'll Get
- $19 for two tickets to a regular standup comedy show of your choice (up to a $49.20 value)
- Where: Laughing Skull Lounge
- Seating: general admission
- Door time: 30 minutes before showtime
- Ticket values include all fees.
- Laughing Skull Lounge requires a two-item minimum per person, which is not included in this Groupon.
- Click here to view the calendar of upcoming acts. <p>
Tom Simmons (January 2–5)
Winner of the San Francisco International Comedy Competition; also seen on Comedy Central and Showtime
Warning: Contains double entendres and potentially illegal puns on the President’s name.
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**Cameron Esposito (January 9–12)**
Host of the podcast _Put Your Hands Together_ who has appeared on _Late Late with Craig Ferguson_, where she drew praise from fellow guest Jay Leno _Warning: Contains talk of nude ladies._
Erin Foley (March 6–8)
As seen on on Conan and at such comedy institutions as Gotham Comedy Club, Carolines, The Improv, and The Laugh Factory. Warning: Contains adult language, including the word "politics."
####Laughing Skull Lounge Voted [Best Comedy Venue](http://clatl.com/atlanta/BestOf?year=2013&location=1294916) and billing itself as ["Atlanta's only full-time progressive comedy lounge"](http://laughingskulllounge.com/page.cfm?id=1177), The Laughing Skull takes its standup seriously. Their philosophy can best be summed up by a musical analogy: "Most comedy clubs focus on playing Top 40, while we focus on playing jazz," says the team. It seems this dedicated yet freewheeling approach appeals to the headliners themselves. Greg Proops diagnoses Laughing Skull audiences as "hip, smart and not jaded." Paul F. Tompkins shot his Comedy Central special here, and cult comedic heavyweights such as Garfunkle & Oates, Margaret Cho, and Marc Maron have all sent punchlines hurtling toward the 74 seats that fill this intimate venue. Though there's no food served during the shows, the 22x32-foot lounge sits at the back of [The Vortex Bar & Grill](http://www.thevortexbarandgrill.com/), whose burgers have won multiple "Best of Atlanta Awards" since 1992 and been featured on TV's _Man v. Food_.
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires May 31, 2014. Amount paid never expires. Limit 8 per person. Email reservation required 24 hrs in advance. Not valid for special events. Must show valid ID matching name provided at check-out at Laughing Skull Lounge. Refundable only on day of purchase. Discount reflects Laughing Skull Lounge's current ticket prices-price may differ on day of the event. Doors open 30 minutes before showtime. For ADA seating, call box office promptly upon receipt of voucher - availability is limited. Not valid for special events. 18+. Two-item minimum per person applies. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.