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Special Events


A Knight's Tale
At First Time Film Club featuring Educating Geeks Live Podcast!

Starring Heath Ledger, Paul Bettany and Alan Tudyk (2001, rated PG-13)

Thursday 7/31 7:30pm, $8 Rated PG-13


A Knight's Tale will have you believing that a man can change his starts, a squire can become a knight, and "We Will Rock You" was a popular song in the middle ages...

Find out why this movie is everyones secret "guilty pleasure" and rock out with us at this one time only First Time Film Club event.

Prizes and trivia follow the screening provided by Bookmans Entertainment Exchange.


And stick around for a LIVE PODCAST with Educating Geeks as we discuss the movie with our Super Fan & First Timer!

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Christmas in July Food Drive

Every Friday & Saturday night in July at 7:30pm & 9:45pm, Save $2


Around the Holidays the giving spirit is in the air.... for Christmas in July we want to bring that giving spirit into the summer time, and provide meals for local families in need.


Bring a new, non-perishable food item to National Comedy Theatre for any Friday or Saturday night Competitive Comedy Show, a Knights Tale or the Midnight Show for $2 off admission. Use coupon code FOOD for online reservations or call the box office at 602-374-5638.


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Competitive Comedy EVERY Friday & Saturday Night!

7:30pm & 9"45pm $12-$14
All ages


Two teams of comedians compete for your laughs in the show where YOU (the Audience!) choose games, challenge the performers and provide ALL of the suggestions!

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Clerks (1994, R)
Presented by Cheba Hut Midnight Movies, Munchies & Brew

Saturday 8/9, 11:45pm, $8 Rated R


Just because they serve you doesn't mean they like you. Join us for Clerks, Kevin Smith's signiture film about Dante and Randal, to meager employees just trying to get through a day of work- even if they weren't supposed to be there!


Featured craft brews for $4: Ska Buster Nut Brown Ale & San Tan Devils Ale

Prizes and trivia follow the screening provided by Cheba Hut.

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The Midnight Show

Saturday August 30th     11:45pm $8 (18+)


National Comedy Theatre's monthly uncensored comedy show, where anything can happen. No Ref, No Rules, No Brown Bag Foul, and no one under 18 admitted!

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NCT in the News...

AZ Republic
The High School Improv League is featured in the East Valley Tribune

National Comedy Theatre is the 2011 Readers Choice for Best of Phoenix for best Stand Up, Sketch or Improv Comedy in's poll! Our second Best of Phoenix title!

National Comedy Theatre wins Best of the East Valley in the East Valley Tribune's Readers Poll!

NCT in the Arizona Republic! If you missed this article, read it online by clicking here.