World Series of Comedy

Date: May 9, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Summit City Comedy Club - 5535 St Joe Rd, Fort Wayne IN 46835

Brian Atkinson Performs in the World Series of Comedy, Thursday May 9, 7:30pm at Summit City Comedy Club in Fort Wayne, IN.

Brian Atkinson

Brian Atkinson is a comedian and played a serial killer on TV, while doing voices for PBS Kids. This guy-next-door with a radio voice talks about his career in broadcasting, voiceover, and being adopted twice, with twisted observations of everyday life. Brian is an award-winning comedian: Best of The Bash 2022 and 2023, World Series of Comedy 2023 Wildcard 1st Place Winner and 2024 Top 40 Comic, Funniest Person in Grand Rapids contest Audience Favorite, and Finalist in the Kingpin of Comedy.

Show Time

Official Start Time is 7:00pm on Thursday, May 9

  • The WSOC sent me a 7:30pm start time.
  • The club website shows 7:00pm.
  • The streaming site shows 8:00pm.

It’s gotta be somewhere in there.

Tickets and Streaming

Do you have a ticket code? (Yes) enter code GIVE.
Did someone refer you to buy tickets? (Yes) choose Brian Atkinson in the list (I get $3 per ticket).
Thursday May 9 – enter the number of tickets you want to buy.
Official Start Time is 7:00pm on Thursday, May 9 but parts of the site show 8pm.
Fill out the rest of the form and buy those tickets!

“The World Series of Comedy Live Stream from Summit City Comedy Club in Fort Wayne, Indiana!”
Official Start Time is 7:00pm on Thursday, May 9 but the site shows 8:00pm Eastern Time.

Live Stream
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Select the show: Thursday, May 9 7:00 pm (it may show 8pm)
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Thursday May 9 - 7:00 pm (it may show 8pm)

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These are the instructions from The World Series of Comedy.

Before the show starts, login at
Under “Today I am using ZippyVote for,” select the following options from the drop down boxes:

  • First dropdown: “To Vote for a Live Contest”
  • State: Indiana
  • City: Fort Wayne
  • Location: Summit City Comedy Club
  • Time: 7:00pm ET (or 8pm)
  • Name of Show: Thursday Show 1 (or something like that)

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Summit City Comedy Club

A-List Comedy Club located in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Summit City Comedy Club
5535 St Joe Rd, Fort Wayne IN 46835

World Series of Comedy

The World Series of Comedy was first held in Pittsburgh, PA, in 2003 at a local comedy club. Today, the World Series of Comedy is a stand-up comedy event for comedians of all levels. It starts with weeklong live satellite contests all around the U.S. and Canada, culminating in a comedy festival we call The Main Event, in September. The festival includes 101 qualifying comedians competing in The Main Event, as well as an entire week of comedy seminars and social and networking events for comics, comedy club managers and bookers from the U.S. and Canada.

Brian Atkinson is a top 40 comic in the World Series of Comedy.

Brian Atkinson is a Comedian

Brian Atkinson makes jokes, but only the finest artisan, hand-crafted, farm-to-table-saw jokes.

Brian Atkinson has hosted, featured, and headlined at clubs, corporate events, churches, and fundraisers across the country. He’s opened for notable “Bobs” like Bob Nelson, Bob Smiley, and Robert (Bob) G. Lee, and performed at Dr. Grins at the B.O.B. Brian has also opened for Jeff Jena, Kira Soltanovich, Michael Palascak, Adam Minnick, Happy Cole, Leslie Norris Townsend, Tommy Ryman, Chris Young, Andy Beningo, and Dave Williamson.

Brian’s appearances include Bonkerz, Comedy Cabaret, Crackers, Dr. Grins, Funny Stop, Gutty’s, Krackpots, L.A. Comedy Club Las Vegas, Laugh Factory, Mark Ridley’s Comedy Castle, One Night Stan’s, Punchlines, Rick Bronson’s House of Comedy, Gilda’s Laugh Fest, the Maumee, Mary, and Joseph Comedy Festival, and the World Series of Comedy.

Brian’s sharp and smart comedic style has been a hit at clubs, contests, corporate events, churches, fundraisers, and festivals across the country. Born and raised in Chicagoland, Brian calls Grand Rapids, MI home. You can find him on all the socials @BrianAcomedian..


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