John Caponera to Perform at Improv Comedy Club at Harrah’s Las Vegas

John Caponera to Perform at Improv Comedy Club at Harrah's Las Vegas
Budd Friedman and Mark Lonow’s world-famous Improv Comedy Club at Harrah’s Las Vegas showcases a different marquee of acts each week. John Caponera takes the stage today through Sunday, with Chipper Lowell and LA Hardy. 

Improv shows are at 8:30pm and 10:30pm every Tuesday through Sunday. Tickets are $29.05 (plus applicable taxes) or $44.95 (plus applicable taxes) for VIP tickets that include special seating, an Improv t-shirt and post-show meet-and-greet with the comics. Special two-for-one tickets are available for locals for the 10:30pm show. Tickets are available

John Caponera always knew he wanted to be in show business but in what dimension was undetermined until the summer of 1979, when Caponera entered a talent show at a local bar in Chicago. After doing several impressions, he walked away with the $500 winner’s pot and a realization that he might have something to offer in the world of comedy.

Caponera’s instincts proved right and after two years working the Chicago comedy club circuit, he took his act on the road where he was immediately accepted . He has honed his act over a 17-year career performing to audiences all over the world. Caponera is considered a comic’s comic, a true professional offering a mix of material from topical to impressions to characterizations to stories and one liners.

You may recognize Caponera as the star of his own sitcom,“The Good Life,” or as the host of Comedy Central’s sport show “Jocks” and ESPN’s “Talk II.” Other credits include guest star appearances on “ER,” “Love & War,” “Blossom,” “Tales From The Crypt,” “The Tonight Show,” “The Dennis Miller Show,” “L.A. Law,” “The John Laroquette Show” and “The Drew Carey Show.”


  • October 18-20: Mike Pace, with Don McEnery and Adam London
  • October 21-23: Greg Behrendt, with Mark Normand
  • October 25-30: Max Alexander, with Phil Hanley and Daryl Wright
  • November 1-6: Gary Gulman, with Joe List

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