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Watch: Bookworm Comedy Night Comedian Monroe Martin on Jimmy Fallon

THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 0313 -- Pictured: (l-r) Host Jimmy Fallon and comedian Monroe Martin on August 14, 2015 -- (Photo by: Douglas Gorenstein/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank)

NBC Last Comic Standing finalist Monroe Martin, who will headline Bookworm Comedy Night in Beijing on Sunday, January 24, is one of the hottest acts in New York City at the moment. His career was already taking off when he was asked to perform on the biggest stage yet — The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon — on August 14, 2015. Check out the video below (or click here if it doesn’t load).

You can purchase tickets to see Martin — plus openers from Beijing’s comedy community — at The Bookworm or via Yoopay. We take reservations, too: 6503 2050 or [email protected].

Sunday, January 24, 8 pm
150 RMB


Bookworm Comedy Night: Graham Elwood, December 3 – Buy One, Get One Free!

Graham Elwood poster copy

Please help us welcome Graham Elwood this Thursday at The Bookworm. Tickets here, or at the bookshop. In the spirit of the holidays, we’re offering a buy one, get one free deal. If you pay online, just purchase one ticket, then collect your free ticket before the show. (more…)

Bookworm Comedy Night This Sunday

Kemin Zhang 科民中英文简历 featured image

You already know Glenn Wool is headlining Sunday’s edition of Bookworm Comedy Night, but we’ve lined up a great opening act, too. Kemin Zhang, musician/magician, has hung out with some comedic greats during his time in New York, and he’ll be doing his classic 10-minute set this Sunday. (more…)

Upcoming Comedy at The Bookworm: Glenn Wool and Graham Elwood

Glenn Wool and Graham Elwood

We have two exciting headliners coming for one night only: Glenn Wool will be here on Sunday, November 22, and Graham Elwood will follow on Thursday, December 3. Those who buy a ticket to Wool’s show can get a ticket for Elwood for half-price. (more…)

Due to Popular Demand, Dashan is Doing a THIRD Humor Section Show at The Bookworm

Dashan Chinese Humor Section

The man himself — Mark Rowswell, better known as Dashan — is headlining Chinese stand-up comedy shows on back-to-back nights this month at The Bookworm. Since both of those shows are already sold out, we’re adding one more performance! Saturday, November 21, at 4:30 pm. Get your tickets now, because they won’t last long. (more…)

The Humor Section Presents: Dashan! [UPDATE]


The legend himself will be performing at The Bookworm on back-to-back nights this month. Mark Rowswell — better known to the Chinese-speaking world as Dashan — will be headlining two Chinese Humor Section shows, on Friday, November 20, and Saturday, November 21. (more…)

This Sunday: Comedian DC Benny Performs at Bookworm Comedy Night

Brooklyn-based comedian DC Benny will be in Beijing this Sunday, October 18 to headline Bookworm Comedy Night. Read on for your chance to win tickets to the show! (more…)

Wil Sylvince seems to be enjoying China so far

Wil Sylvince in Chengdu

If you ever doubted Wil Sylvince feels at home in China, we have the definitive visual evidence to prove otherwise. Look at the above, taken this past week at Chengdu Bookworm. That’s about as immaculate a China pic as you can capture.

Wil will be in Beijing for one night only this Sunday as he headlines Bookworm Comedy Night. Storm Xu emcees, and Beijing’s very own Paul Creasy opens. It’s going to be great. (more…)

Don’t Miss Wil Sylvince This Sunday at Bookworm Comedy Night

Wil Sylvince

Wil Sylvince‘s resume is as impressive as his comedy: former Chappelle’s Show host, emcee of New York’s famous Comedy Cellar, and two-time headliner at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. He’s coming to Beijing for one-night only this Sunday, September 20, at 8 pmBuy your tickets now!

(You can also reserve tickets via [email protected] and 6503 2050.)

Storm Xu, who has been called “the future of comedy in China,” will emcee, with an opening act by Beijing’s own Paul Creasy.

The Bookworm Comedy Night: Paul Ogata on Sunday, August 23

Paul Ogata

Sunday, August 23 marks the Bookworm return of headliner Paul Ogata, the award-winning Japanese-American stand-up comedian and actor known for his edgy, often-improvised shows. His quick, animated delivery of clever material led him to victory in the prestigious 32nd Annual San Francisco International Comedy Competition, and he’s been going strong ever since. (more…)

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Chaoyang District, Beijing

100027, P.R China

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