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C-U Comedy's Open Mic!

C-U Comedy's "The Open Mic" is every Wednesday night at Pizzeria Antica in downtown Champaign.  Seating starts at 8pm, with the show beginning at 8:30.

Can I come watch the Open Mic?  Indoors??

Yes!  With regulations starting to relax, it's becoming like the good old days.  Just come by, grab a seat, and enjoy the show.  There is NO cover charge to watch.  Masks are not required for anyone who has been fully vaccinated.  

Can I sign up and go on stage?

Also yes.  You don't need any past experience to sign up.  If you have the guts, you can get on stage.  From traveling featured performers to first timers, "The Open Mic" is just that - - - OPEN.  We do all sign ups in advance, so if you want to go on stage please contact

Pizzeria Antica
10 E Chester Street
Downtown Champaign
Every Wednesday
Doors 8pm | Show 8:30pm
Restrictions: Ages 19+

Pizzeria Antica

An authentic Neapolitan Pizza Restaurant located in downtown Champaign. Serving the best wood-fire pizza your mouth has ever tasted.

Address: 10 E Chester Street

PARKING: The bank lot across Neil Street is your best (and free) option.

Pizzeria Antica on Facebook





 1.  All sign ups are done in advance.  E-mail for stage time.  

2. Arrive 10-15 minutes before the show. If you are not there, your spot will be given to someone on the wait list.

3. You can not pick your spot. The list is made at random.

4. While this is an "R" rated show - - racist, homophobic, shock humor, political rants, etc. are not allowed.  We are all adults, we know what this means.

5. Do not disrespect the venue or the audience.