NCCAF has presented everywhere*. 

We are thankful for our 2017 partnerships with The ArtsCenter, Local 506 and DSI Comedy.


The ArtsCenter, 300 East Main St, Carrboro

The ArtsCenter exists in order to educate and inspire artistic creativity and to enrich the lives of people of all ages. The vision is to create an educational environment that provides opportunities, inspiration and tools to people of all ages and skill levels to participate in the arts.

See a full list of shows on The ArtsCenter Mainstage.

See a full list of shows on The ArtsCenter West End.


Local 506  operates as a private club and music venue in Chapel Hill. The site of the very first DSI Comedy holiday party in 2003 and, for the last 3 years, host venue for acts during NCCAF. In 2015, Kevin McDonald of Kids in the Hall showcased his sketch students on stage at Local 506.

See a full list of shows scheduled at Local 506.


DSI COMEDY THEATER, 462 W Franklin St, Chapel HIll

DSI Comedy boasts an impressive company of locally trained comedy artists and an active network of comedians working across the country. A dedicated member of its community, DSI supports the greater Triangle region with fundraisers, outreach, scholarships and educational opportunities for all ages and abilities. It is home of the DSI Comedy Touring Company, NC Comedy Arts Festival (est. 2001), YesAndLife ― Communication Training, Leadership Development and Team Building ― and its Comedy School (est. 2003) offers new classes to the public every month.

See a full list of shows at DSI Comedy Theater.


* almost everywhere