National Press Club

Comedian Lewis Black to speak at NPC luncheon on April 14

April 2, 2014 | By Bob Carden |

Comedian Lewis Black

Comedian Lewis Black

Lewis Black, the comedian, playwright, and satirist who is perhaps best known for his frequent “Back in Black” appearances on Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, will address the National Press Club at a luncheon on April 14. Black, a native of Silver Spring, Md., will talk about politics and social issues.

Lunch will be served at 12:30 p.m., with the speech beginning at 1 p.m. and ending at 2 p.m. Cost of tickets is $22 for Club members along with one guest and $36 for non-members.

Tickets can be purchased online. Students with ID may buy tickets for $21. For questions, please email or call (202) 662 – 7501. Tickets must be paid for at the time of purchase.

To submit a question in advance, send an email to before 11 a.m. on the day of the luncheon, and put BLACK in the subject line.

NPC Members who wish to attend the pre-luncheon reception must RSVP separately to 48 hours before the event. Space may be limited. You must have a paid reservation to the luncheon to attend the VIP reception.