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Sit Down, Stand Up for a Good Cause

For once, we're not kidding around. Well, sort of.

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    Sometimes you just have to laugh in poverty's face. Well, sort of. So why not stand up for a good cause while watching stand-up comedy? (See how it all just fits together?) Proceeds from Saturday's Comedy for a Cause go toward the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington's efforts to help community members in need.

    The night kicks off at at the Sixth and I Historic Synagogue (600 I St. NW). "Last Comic Standing"'s Dan Naturman serves as the opening act; featured guest Orny Adams hails from the Jerry Seinfeld documentary  "Comedian."

    After the show, head to Muse (717 6th St. NW) -- they'll have a floor closed off for the Comedy for a Cause after-party. Show your ticket and your cover is free. OK, so drinks aren't free, but a percentage of the proceeds from the bar benefit the cause as well. 

    Tickets vary from $25 to $50 and include an exclusive meet and greet opportunity.

    Doors 9:30 p.m., show 10:15 p.m., cash bar until 11:30 p.m.