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Quick Dish NY: EVERYTHING IS BAD – A Variety Show for Your Mental Health TONIGHT at The PIT

Quick Dish NY: EVERYTHING IS BAD – A Variety Show for Your Mental Health TONIGHT at The PIT

They say the truth will set you free. Well, I sure hope so! TONIGHT at The People’s Improv Theatre, join storytellers, stand ups, character actors and other comedians as they bring you the honest and humorous side of coping with mental health and mental illness. Past performers have included Becca Beberaggi, Jay Malsky, Angela Cobb, […]

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Video Licks: It’s a Game of Outwit-Outplay-Outlast in A “Robbery Gone Wrong”

Video Licks: It’s a Game of Outwit-Outplay-Outlast in A “Robbery Gone Wrong”

Convenience stores always seem like the hot spot for hold ups. I mean those places just can’t catch a break! However, in this hilarious sketch from Steven Briggs, featuring MadTV cast member Johnny Sanchez, the store clerk has a leg up on the robbery situation. It’s almost like watching a Tom and Jerry short. Yeah, […]

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Quick Dish NY: TONIGHT at QED Astoria LOSING MY RELIGION Hosted by Zoe Yellen

Quick Dish NY: TONIGHT at QED Astoria LOSING MY RELIGION Hosted by Zoe Yellen

Yes, I know that all of you right now are quietly singing “Oh life, it’s bigger, it’s bigger than you, And you are not me…” Yes, you may nod affirmatively. Now that we are on the same wavelength, let’s talk about LOSING MY RELIGION! TONIGHT at Q.E.D. in Astoria, Zoe Yellen brings you the show […]

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Quick Dish LA: THE BUSINESS LA Tonight at Little Joy

Quick Dish LA: THE BUSINESS LA Tonight at Little Joy

Who’s about ready for summer holidays? Let’s hear for pool noodles and Mai Tais! If you’ve already checked out at the office, why not continue such folly TONIGHT at The Business Los Angeles! The show continues the legacy of that “pre-tech bubble #SF comedy scene” in Echo Park with another fantastic lineup: Vanessa Gritton (El Rey […]

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Video Licks: A Musician and Interviewer Play Mind Games in The New Comedy Sketch “On The Record”

Video Licks: A Musician and Interviewer Play Mind Games in The New Comedy Sketch “On The Record”

I’ve done my share of interviews, and they are usually “on” the record, unless you are specifically told that a line of questioning/answering is not, at least until now. In this video starring Gregory Bordelon and Sam Wall, and directed/filmed/edited by the Azzi brothers, we find a musician and musical journalist, at odds about whether […]

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Quick Dish LA: FOOL’S GOLD Free Standup Comedy Tomorrow at The Nickel Mine

Quick Dish LA: FOOL’S GOLD Free Standup Comedy Tomorrow at The Nickel Mine

I finally figured out the sequence of events in Netflix’s German “Dark” time travel series. What have you done today? Kids, how are you not questioning all your past, present and not yet fulfilled actions? Why isn’t EVERYBODY watching this series after Game of Thrones broke all of our fragile hearts into a thousand pieces? […]

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Video Licks: A Catchy Tune For The Monday Doldrums “I FARTED ON YOUR COUCH”

Video Licks: A Catchy Tune For The Monday Doldrums “I FARTED ON YOUR COUCH”

Where has all musical originality gone? It’s here. Where? Nestled deep between those cushions. You see it? Brush away the peanut shells and look a bit closer. While you do that, let’s begin the work week with a tune that is one giant truth bomb that cannot be ignored. Chrissy Bruzek, actor, comedian, writer, producer, […]

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Quick Dish NY: SOUL CRUSH Powers Activate TONIGHT at The PIT

Quick Dish NY: SOUL CRUSH Powers Activate TONIGHT at The PIT

TONIGHT at The PIT Underground don’t miss the chance to see some SOUL CRUSH “feel-good dread.” Yes, Marissa Stuart (Road Pizza, Boots & Cats, DMXX) & Laura Merli (Reductress, The Hard Times, McSweeney’s) will be starting your week off right with you some anxiety-riddled sketch comedy. The two met as member of the PIT’s sketch […]

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Quick Dish LA: SAUCE Presents PIZZA COVEN COMEDY FEST Tomorrow at DeSano Pizza

SAUCE Comedy continues a month of ALL-female lineups TOMORROW at DeSano Pizza Bakery. Join Barbara Gray, Jeff Wattenhofer, Erin Lampart, and Brodie Reed as they host some of the best comics in the country at one of the most delicious eateries in Los Angeles! There will be pizza, drink, and plenty of enthusiastic chuckles to […]

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Quick Dish NY: QUEER TIGER BEAT Tomorrow at The Duplex

Quick Dish NY: QUEER TIGER BEAT Tomorrow at The Duplex

Nikki Palumbo & Gwynna Forgham-Thrift are NYC-based comedians who have written and performed for UCB (Maude Night & The Queerball Sketch Show!), Reductress, Above Average, and Dyke Power(point). TOMORROW at The Duplex, they bring you another installment of the teen magazine-turned-comedy show, QUEER TIGER BEAT! This month they have a super special PRIDE ISSUE to put out which […]