SXSW Comedy 2013 Lineup Announced

SXSW Comedy 2013 Lineup Announced

From March 9-16, SXSW Comedy will present a packed schedule of standup, improv, and sketch showcases, live podcast recordings, comedy-focused panels, and parties at venues across downtown Austin, TX. For six years, SXSW Comedy events - open to all badge and wristband holders - have brought some of the world's funniest acts to the festival's diverse audience. SXSW is excited to announce the 2013 preliminary lineup and schedule, and will be adding more shows and performers as the festival approaches - visit for the latest news.

2013 Participants Include:

James Adomian

Fred Armisen

Anthony Atamanuik

Scott Aukerman

Kevin Avery

Nate Bargatze

W. Kamau Bell

Matt Besser

Guy Branum

Matt Braunger

Janine Brito

Jerrod Carmichael

Neil Casey

Adam Cayton-Holland

Michael Cera

Drennon Davis

Jon Dore

Andres du Bouchet

Josh Fadem

Brett Gelman

Chris Gethard

Tim Heidecker

Emily Heller

Moshe Kasher

Robert Kelly

DWayne Kennedy

Kyle Kinane

Rob Huebel

Hari Kondabolu

Jay Larson

Natasha Leggero

Gabe Liedman

Ken Marino

Marc Maron

Max & Ivan

Eugene Mirman

Aparna Nancherla

Mark Normand

Jay Oakerson

Eddie Pepitone

Andy Peters

Kevin Pollak

Rory Scovel

Andrew Short

Sarah Silverman

Jenny Slate

Nick Turner

Aisha Tyler

Eric Wareheim

Reggie Watts

Brent Weinbach

Joe Wengert

and more

Official venues are Esther's Follies (presented by TuneIn Radio), The North Door, and The IFC Crossroads House. Here are just some of the events to add to your calendar: