District of Chappelle
Special | 5m 43s
Dave Chappelle's roots in Washington D.C. run deep, cutting his teeth at the DC Improv while still in high school. Explore Chappelle's impact on the local comedy scene and how growing up in the nation's capital helped craft his trademark wit and sharp, irreverent social commentary. Featuring comedians Tony Woods, Donnell Rawlings, Joe Clair, Martin Amini, and Mo Amer.
Aired: 01/06/20Video has closed captioning.
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Capital One® is the Presenting Sponsor of the 22nd annual Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. Major support is also provided by American Airlines.