About Us

About Us

Comedy Club Haug is the stand-up comedy venue of Rotterdam. Every Wednesday through Sunday you can visit us for performances by the best national and international stand-up talent and promising newcomers.

Our regular program offers, among other things:

  • Open Mic in English: On Wednesdays you can enjoy new English talent, combined with brand new try-out material from established names 'At The Bar'.
  • Open Mic: On Thursdays there is room 'At The Bar' for new Dutch talent, combined with brand new try-out material from established names.
  • Stand-Up Thundersday: Is a changing, professional line-up with top comedians in our 'Main Room'.
  • Best Of Stand-Up: The name says it all. On Friday or Saturday a line-up with top comedians in our 'Main Room'. This is truly the cream of the crop. A varying program where our own greats are complemented by big names from the Netherlands and abroad.


In addition, we also offer solo and double programs of comedians from all over the world. In the past we have had such greats as Daniël Arends, Ronald Goedemondt, Peter Pannekoek, Hans Teeuwen, Patrick Laureij, Lous CK, Najib Amhali and Theo Maassen on our stage. Check out our full program to see who will be performing with us soon.

Comedians at Comedy Club Haug are selected for charisma and authenticity. A level of honesty about who they really are as individuals. Authenticity as a comedian is the most important factor here. Only those who stand out from the mainstream are given a stage to develop further at Comedy Club Haug. On our comedians page you can see an overview of who can be seen on our stages regularly.

The owners Marcel Haug and Debbie van Polanen are known as the producers and founders of, among others: The Stand-Up Club and the ICFR. At Men at Work TV Productions, Marcel Haug produced the programs including: The Comedy Factory, Raymann is Laat and Comedy Club Katendrecht.

Owner / Booker
Marcel Haug

Owner / Marketing / PR
Debbie van Polanen