Emily Ann Plizak

Layers: JIM TEWS’ New Album “I Was in Band” Is Out TODAY! Rejoice!

Layers: JIM TEWS’ New Album “I Was in Band” Is Out TODAY! Rejoice!

JIM TEWS has some news for you, kids. Today is the release of his brand spanking new comedy album, I Was In Band. Tews made his stand-up TV debut on Last Comic Standing and was even featured on an episode of Louie. Tews is also the creator of the HBO Labs’ web series The Opener […]

 Emily Ann Plizak

Tasty News: WE ARE THOMASSE Brings You A NEW Easter Bunny Video & More LIVE Shows at Second City Hollywood

Tasty News: WE ARE THOMASSE Brings You A NEW Easter Bunny Video & More LIVE Shows at Second City Hollywood

Last month, they did it again! Nick Afka Thomas and Sarah Ann Masse known as We Are Thomasse had another stellar 45 minute show jam packed with amazing original sketches. This gut wrenching British-American sassy couple are known for their widely famous online presence (ie. Feminists Fairytales, Awkward Exes: Britain & America). Throughout their set […]

 Emily Ann Plizak

Layers: LIZ MIELE is A Comic Tour de Force on Her Second Full-Length Album “Mind Over Melee”

Layers: LIZ MIELE is A Comic Tour de Force on Her Second Full-Length Album “Mind Over Melee”

LIZ MIELE, who is known for being a young outspoken comedian in New York’s comedy community, recently released her second full-length comedy album, MIND OVER MELEE. In this album she shares everything from her experience on her first commercial set to her everyday battle with physical health. She also gets into her relationship with a […]

 Emily Ann Plizak

Layers: Don’t Miss The Chance To See WE ARE THOMASSE Live

Layers: Don’t Miss The Chance To See WE ARE THOMASSE Live

The sassy married comedy duo, We Are Thomasse, rocked the Second City stage this past Friday night while performing 27 of their original sketches in 45 minutes. Nick Afka Thomas and Sarah Ann Masse are a hilarious British-American couple known for their widely famous online presence, most especially for sketches like Awkward Exes: Britain & […]

 Emily Ann Plizak

Layers: Find Out If Life’s A Beach in LACHLAN PATTERSON’s New Stand Up Album

Layers: Find Out If Life’s A Beach in LACHLAN PATTERSON’s New Stand Up Album

In his second hilarious album, Live From Venice Beach, LACHLAN PATTERSON relays some of the harsh wisdom he’s garnered over the years to a Venice Ale House audience for a eye-opening hour of stand up. Growing up looked easy when you were younger, but when Patterson gets on stage he points out all of the […]

 Emily Ann Plizak

Layers: A Look Back At The 2016 IT SUCKED! Awards at UCB Sunset

Layers: A Look Back At The 2016 IT SUCKED! Awards at UCB Sunset

For most of us, this past year was a real roller coaster ride. It was full of more original content and films with most having a good sprinkle of political banter after a long, interesting presidential campaign. Bringing you the best of the worst of 2016, Upright Citizens Brigade held it’s annual IT SUCKED! Awards […]

 Emily Ann Plizak

Layers: Taking A Second Look at The New Comedy Show “RABBIT HOLE with Jay & Rory”

Layers: Taking A Second Look at The New Comedy Show “RABBIT HOLE with Jay & Rory”

Two weeks running, RABBIT HOLE with Jay Larson (Conan, The Late Late Show) and Rory Scovel (Those Who Can’t, Ground Floor) packed the house 8:30pm on Wednesday, December 7th at the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics. There was a little something different about the show – Rory Scovel was missing! In place of him, Nate […]

 Emily Ann Plizak

Layers: An EPIC Synopsis of Epic Lloyd’s New Musical Comedy Series EPIC STUDIOS

Layers: An EPIC Synopsis of Epic Lloyd’s New Musical Comedy Series EPIC STUDIOS

It was a packed house Thursday night, December 8th, at the Westside Comedy Theater in Santa Monica. The anticipation was high as the audience awaited Lloyd Ahlquist’s newest creation, Epic Studios. Mainly known as EpicLLOYD on social media platforms for his viral videos of Epic Rap Battles, Ahlquist takes on a more narrative approach to […]

 Emily Ann Plizak

Layers: A Deeper Look At The Very First ‘RABBIT HOLE with JAY & RORY’ at NerdMelt Showroom

Layers: A Deeper Look At The Very First ‘RABBIT HOLE with JAY & RORY’ at NerdMelt Showroom

Wednesday nights just got a lot more interesting over at the NerdMelt Showroom at Meltdown Comics. Formerly the stomping ground of The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, Jay Larson (Conan, The Late Late Show) and Rory Scovel (Those Who Can’t, Ground Floor) are taking over the weekly 8:30pm slot with their new comedy show, Rabbit […]

 Emily Ann Plizak

LAYERS: MARIA BAMFORD’S “20%” Album Review PLUS Ticket Giveaway Announcement

LAYERS: MARIA BAMFORD’S “20%” Album Review PLUS Ticket Giveaway Announcement

Maria Bamford was the first female comic to have two half-hour specials of Comedy Central Presents. You may also know her work as the character DeBrie Bardeaux on Arrested Development, her recurring roles as Principal Thomas on ABC’s Fresh Off The Boat and a version of herself on Louis; plus, her Netflix series Lady Dynamite. […]