Capitol Hill Comedy Bar is dedicated and committed to supporting the craft of stand-up comedy. We endeavor to approach this with integrity and professionalism. We are devoted to providing a harassment-free space regardless of gender, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body type, or race. Our goal is to be respectful, open, safe, and accessible to our community.

Comedy does not come at someone else’s expense, Therefore we ask that all comedians performing at one of our venues or shows adhere to the following code of conduct:

  • Behave professionally, and respectful towards others at all times
  • Sexist, racist, and exclusionary behavior or jokes will not be tolerated
  • Do not record or photograph other comedians without their explicit permission (even if you intend to give it to them later)
  • Respect physical / sexual boundaries on and off stage
  • Maintain physical safety - do not put yourself or others at risk of injury
  • Treat the bar / venue staff with respect and courtesy
  • Any violence against any person or any threat to do so will result in a permanent ban from all of our shows / venues

Consequences for breaching our Code of Conduct will be dealt with accordingly and may consist of but not limited to: warnings, probation, suspension, or even removal from the premises. All decisions in regards to situations will be at the discretion of the host / producer.