Comedy

School of Comedy

Jon Jon & Co. School of Comedy


The Jon Jon & Co. School of Comedy presents Denver's only short form improvisational curriculum!


The Jon Jon & Co. School of Comedy will feature an eclectic class offering in the realm of comedy, including improv, sketch, stand-up and writing. The inaugural course will be the short-form improv comedy series led by improv veteran Jon Jon Lannen. Upcoming courses of the short form classes will include an all-star faculty!


Jon Jon & Co. has partnered with The Clocktower Cabaret, located on the bottom floor of Denver's legendary Clocktower Building in the heart of 16th Street, for the location of the School of Comedy. Classes will be held on select Saturdays from 2:30pm to 4:30pm. The short form 101-301 courses are four weeks and costs only $99.


For more information on the Jon Jon & Co. School of Comedy, click here!

COMEDY SHOWS

Improv's Gay - #IMPROVSGAY


Improv's gay is the new improv Bingo Jam catering to the LGBTQ+ Community hosted by one of the O.G. Improv Gays, Jon Jon Lannen. Improv's Gay is both a bingo game and a night of improv comedy. Performers are given random numbered balls and are selected at random in a Lottery-style improv jam. It'll be a different show each time! Audience members are given bingo cards, with a chance to win a gaggle of random prizes. Jon Jon and friends will close out the evening!


Improv's gay plays every third saturday at Grafenberg Theater. Click here for the calendar or here for the facebook events.

Lipsync for your Laugh - #LIPSYNCFORYOURLAUGH


wHEN COMEDY BECOMES a DRAG! lipsync for your Laugh IS PRESENED BY EXDO eVENTS, tRACKS dENVER AND jON jON & cO. AND IS THE NEWEST MONTHLY SHOW TO COMBINE TWO WORLDS: COMEDY AND DRAG! lIPSYNC FOR YOUR lAUGH IS THE PRE-PARTY TO tRACKS dENVER'S pREMIERE eVENT, dRAG nATION. lIPSYNC FOR YOUR lAUGH PITS THREE IMPROV COMEDIANS AND THREE DRAG QUEENS AGAINST ONE ANOTHER IN THE ULTIMATE BATTLE OF LIPSyncing AND LAUGHS! tHIS BATTLE OF IMPROV AND LIPSYNCING IS DIFFERENT EVERY SHOW. tHE NIGHT IS HOSTED BY jON jON lANNEN AND THE WINNER IS DETERMINED BY jUDGE mARKIE.


cLICK HERE TO SEE WHEN THE NEXT lIPSYNC FOR YOUR LAUGH IS!


That Podcast with LPiddy and Jon Jon - #ThatPodcast


That Podcast with LPiddy and Jon Jon is a show with 3 topics, 2 hosts and 1 good time!


That Podcast bursted into the interwaves in early 2018, now with over 12 million views! To listen to the Podcast, please Click here!

MORE COMEDY

andCo Improv - Short-Form Improv

Jon Jon & Co. is proud to produce andCo improv. andCo was the very first project and comedy ensemble of our firm. The acclaimed andCo is an off-the-cuff improv show that is currently in its fourth season. In its fourth season, andCo improv only performs for private events and corporate gigs. Please click here to book andCo Improv. Jon Jon Lannen, owner of Jon Jon & Company, serves as the director of the ensemble. 

andCo Alumni includes Natasha Gleichmann, Mary Haughie, Hilary Hellums, Natalie Kilkenny, Sarah Kirwin (Director), Jaimie Kulikowski, Jared McBain (Director), Laurie Pierce, Howard Rudnick, Ashley Scroggins, Bobby To, Meredith Winfield (Director) and Judy Wolf.

Gay vs. Straight Comedy

Gay vs. Straight Comedy is a monthly improv comedy show that features comedy battles of straight sass and queer funnies. The winner is determined by our own non-partial bisexual judge. Each month there are new teams and new challenges to test mental and physical strength just to see how funny they really are. Click here to learn more about Gay vs. Straight Comedy!

Jon Jon Lannen performs in Gay vs. Straight regularly. Gay vs. Straight is not produced by Jon Jon & Co.

Jon Jon Happy Hour - #JJHH

The Jon Jon Happy Hour was a live show hosted by Jon Jon & Co. founder Jon Jon Lannen. The show included an all-star news panel, comedy, music and a game show- all LIVE! THERE Have been three Jon Jon Happy Hours with a live studio audience!


In 2018, Jon Jon Lannen re-launched the Jon Jon Happy Hour as the internet's newest favorite Podcast! The Jon Jon Happy Hour is presented by Jon Jon & Co.

To view the JJHH gallery, click here. To view the JJHH2, click here. To view the JJHH3, click here. To Listen to the new JJHH Podcast, Click here!

Queerbots Improv Comedy - #Queerbots

Queerbots is Denver's premiere LGBT comedy ensemble. The cast is made up of Sarah Kirwin, Jon Jon Lannen, Michelle Marlowe, Chris Parente, Ashley Scroggins and Britt Swenson, all gay and lesbian actors. "The Queerbots address such issues as same-sex marriage, gay parenthood and lesbian sports via audience suggestions while incorporating random videotaped comments from Hollywood stars," like Melissa McCarthy. Click here to be directed to the Queerbots website.

Jon Jon Lannen performs in Queerbots regularly. Queerbots is not produced by Jon Jon & Co.

Book Jon Jon

Jon Jon Lannen has hosted and performed in hundreds of shows and productions. Jon Jon is also the founder of Jon Jon & Co. and also wrote the best-selling book, The Giraffe That Taught Me How To Laugh and others.

To contact Jon Jon & Co. to book Jon Jon Lannen for a book signing, appearance or show, simply click here.