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The Riot Comedy Festival presents Robert Kelly (Netflix, Tonight Show)

April 4 @ 8:00 pm10:00 pm

Come party at The Riot Comedy Festival with headliner Robert Kelly! This show will be located on the festival grounds in the Main Stage.

The Riot Comedy festival is our annual 4-day out-of-this-world celebration of comedy that takes place at our comedy club in the montrose district in Houston. We continuously operate 3 comedy rooms all in the same location with over 40 show and over 60 performers and street carnival. There is tasty food, drinks, games, street performers, vendors and so much more!

Join us for our festival kickoff event with visiting headliner Robert Kelly!

Robert Kelly’s comedy is deeply rooted in his own life and relationships which makes it honest, abrasively funny, yet refreshingly vulnerable. He has been winning over audiences for years touring clubs, colleges and theaters, including repeat performances at Montreal’s Just for Laughs Festival.

Robert’s most recent one hour comedy special “Kill Box”. Robert is the co-host of The Bonfire on SiriusXM. Robert was on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. and recurring on the Comedy Central Series This Week At The Comedy Cellar. Besides being a fixture in comedy, Robert played the role of Bobby in the 2022 Fourth of July movie. Robert played Bam Bam in Denis Leary’s FX show Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll. He can also be seen as Louie CK’s brother Robbie on the hit series Louie.

His other acting credits include roles in Unsane, Trainwreck, The Truth About Santa Claus, Maron, Benders, Nurse Jackie, Inside Amy Schumer and Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn. Robert currently hosts the top rated podcast “You Know What Dude?” found on iTunes and Patreon. Robert also co-hosts Calta and Kelly with Mike Calta, as well as, Bone To Pick with Paul Virzi, both found on iTunes and YouTube.


You can reserve your tickets to just see Robert Kelly, an all access pass to all of Thursdays events, or a pass for the entire Comedy Festival! To learn more about the festival please visit our festival website (https://riotcomedyfestival.com) These shows will sell out get your tickets now!

All Shows are Ages 21 & Up. Valid Photo ID is required for entry.

THE fun thing to do in Houston! A fun date, a night out with friends, or just to get out and meet new people. Our standup comedy club features comedy shows with the funniest comedians you’ve seen on Netflix, HBO, Comedy Central, at the Comedy Store and Comedy Cellar. We serve tasty food, draught beer, wine, and cocktails in an intimate and casual setting.


2010 Waugh Drive
Houston, TX 77006 United States