You might know Black from big-screen comedies, including “This is 40” and “Wet Hot American Summer.” True comedy nerds (well, sketch comedy nerds, anyway) will remember his work with “The State” and “Stella.” When he’s not busy accepting compliments for authoring at least seven books, he’s working on three more. And, of course, honing his stand-up comedy.
Funniest Person in Austin winner Danny Palumbo opens.
Details: 8 p.m. Thursday; 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; Cap City Comedy Club, 8120 Research Blvd. $18-$22. 512-467-2333, www.capcitycomedy.com.