Quick Dish

Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Tuesday 3/18! Jam-Packed Comedy Fun at Sleepaway Camp

Quick Dish: Tuesday 3/18! Jam-Packed Comedy Fun at Sleepaway Camp

Campers, assemble! This Tuesday, March 18, Sleepaway Camp brings you more silly and nonsense at the Downtown Independent. This show will bring you lots of “characters,” “sketches,” “videos” and “serious dramatic acting”. All the fun kids will be there including DANA GOULD CHELSEA PERETTI JOHN ROY SOLOMON GEORGIO LINDSAY AMES GRANT PARDEE BRIAN BARLOW JOHAN […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Go Green & Get Some Smiles at the HOT TUB Show 2nite

Quick Dish: Go Green & Get Some Smiles at the HOT TUB Show 2nite

Go celebrate St. Patty’s Day at the splish splashiest jubillee of comedy in LA, the Hot Tub Show with Kurt & Kristen. You will not want to miss Kurt Braunohler prepping for his Half Hour taping as well as these fine entertainers: Andy Erikson Jena Friedman Kyle Kinane The Walsh Brothers So wear some green […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: THE MO SHOW! TOMORROW! ONE YEAR! NERDMELT! GO!

Quick Dish: THE MO SHOW! TOMORROW! ONE YEAR! NERDMELT! GO!

Hello, Friends. Anniversaries are the best, right? Well, COMEDY anniversaries are EVEN BETTER. Tomorrow, March 15, THE MO SHOW hosted by Mo Welch celebrates one year at the NerdMelt Showroom. What is MO SHOW? Looksie: Yes, you likey? The evening chat show will be packed with stand up comedy, guests and videos with special guests: […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Don’t Miss Bill Kottkamp’s #VIRALSPECIAL #STANDUP March 22

Quick Dish: Don’t Miss Bill Kottkamp’s #VIRALSPECIAL #STANDUP March 22

Who is Bill Kottkamp. He’s one of Sleepover Camp‘s Media Moguls. He’s MR HAX. He’s comedy. He’s funny. Here’s a video he did called Flappy Bird Addiction: Here’s another video he did named SHIA LEBOUFF Reveals why he’s sorry! #IMSORRY If you are adequately satisfied with his comedy street cred please attend Bill’s #VIRALSPECIAL, a […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Roast Horrible Movies TOMORROW at NerdMelt

Quick Dish: Roast Horrible Movies TOMORROW at NerdMelt

Horrible Movie Night will screen one the worst films of all time tomorrow March 14. YOU, the audience member, not only gets to watch this classic flub but you get to ROAST it. In fact, the best one-liners of the night will win prizes. Sweet! Friday’s hosts will be JOHN MATHOT (Disney’s Phineas & Ferb), […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Get Tix for SET LIST at UCBTLA Friday

Quick Dish: Get Tix for SET LIST  at UCBTLA Friday

Set List, Stand-up Without A Net, is happening this Friday, March 14, at UCBTLA. Set List is one of the coolest unscripted stand-up shows and if you haven’t seen it, well, SEE IT! Created by Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad, SET LIST features top comedians who are given outrageous set list topics they’ve never seen […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: America, Be Sure to Check Out DAVE ROSS on Tour this Spring

Quick Dish: America, Be Sure to Check Out DAVE ROSS on Tour this Spring

Spring is upon us and that means its time for clever comedians to roam the countryside. One of our favorites, Dave Ross, former producer of the beloved HOLY FUCK. comedy show, member of the WOMEN sketch group, producer of the Two-Headed Beast storytelling show, host of the Terrified podcast on Nerdist and so much more […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Sleepaway Camp Presents ‘When Love Meets Fear’

Quick Dish: Sleepaway Camp Presents ‘When Love Meets Fear’

It’s that special time on the calendar when Jay Weingarten leads us on a path towards love, smacking down any fear that blocks the mind. It’s time to go with the flow and be free. What could this all this mean? SLEEPAWAY CAMP time at Downtown Indie! Tonight find true happiness by learning about love […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: FREE, FRESH Stand-up TONIGHT at ‘What’s New’ ft. Ari Shaffir

Quick Dish: FREE, FRESH Stand-up TONIGHT at ‘What’s New’ ft. Ari Shaffir

It can get a tiresome when you see the same material over and over and over. Why not catch your favorite comedians create and develop new bits tonight, March 11, at What’s New under the funky NerdMelt Showroom lights. What’s even better is this show is both live standup and Nerdist podcast. Tonight’s talent includes […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: H. G. Wells Interviews D&D’s E. Gary Gygax TONIGHT on Dead Authors

Quick Dish: H. G. Wells Interviews D&D’s E. Gary Gygax TONIGHT on Dead Authors

All you role-playing game fans and comedy nerds, listen up! The LIVE Dead Authors podcast hosted by the illustrious sci-fi writer H.G. Wells (played by Paul F Tompkns) will be featuring the American writer and game designer Ernest Gary Gygax. He is, of course, best known for co-creating (with Dave Arneson) the 1970’s role-playing game […]