Quick Dish

Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Enjoy AN SHO(w) OUTSIDE Saturday 7.18

Quick Dish: Enjoy AN SHO(w) OUTSIDE Saturday 7.18

Home is where the heart, even if it’s not your own. This weekend AN SHO(w) is back in the backyard with a lineup that puts all those indoor shows to shame. Last month, Justin spent an hour up in a tree, so you can only imagine what the guys have planned this go round. Your […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: ‘The Tinkle Twins’ Are Back at NerdMelt TONIGHT 7.16

Quick Dish: ‘The Tinkle Twins’ Are Back at NerdMelt TONIGHT 7.16

Feeling the need to ‘tinkle’? No, not that kind of tinkle! NerdMelt Showroom presents The Tinkle Twins hosted by Dana Gould and Arden Myrin TONIGHT (July 16). This monthly variety show features copious amounts of tinkletastic stand-up peppered with your occasional musician or magician. Tonight’s lineup is beyond impressive: KYLE DUNNIGAN JOHNNY PEMBERTON WHITMER THOMAS […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: ‘Haunting Renditions with Eliot Glazer’ Comes To The Echo 8.25

Quick Dish: ‘Haunting Renditions with Eliot Glazer’ Comes To The Echo 8.25

Comedian and writer ELIOT GLAZER (Broad City, Billy on the Street, Best Week Ever) brings his uber popular live show to Los Angeles Tuesday, August 25th. Haunting Renditions has sold out theatres in New York City and will soon do the same at LA’s favorite independent music venue, The Echo. The hilarious live show is […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Don’t Miss VIRGINIA JONES’ Album Recording 8.4 at The Complex

Quick Dish: Don’t Miss VIRGINIA JONES’ Album Recording 8.4 at The Complex

Can you believe VIRGINIA JONES has been doing this comedy business for nine years and doesn’t have a comedy album yet? What the whu? Well, it’s about time she crossed that item off her bucket list. Tuesday, August 4th join her for a most gnarly comedy album recording at Glendale’s very own Complex. Virginia has […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: POWER VIOLENCE at The Satellite LA This Sunday 7.19 ft. Rory Scovel

Quick Dish: POWER VIOLENCE at The Satellite LA This Sunday 7.19 ft. Rory Scovel

BOOM! POWER VIOLENCE in your face this Sunday, July 19th, at The Satellite LA. No one is safe from the spontaneity and the mirth. Enjoy a hefty mix of entertainment with RORY SCOVEL Music from Colleen Green A special surprise famous person A beautiful short film by Joey Izzo more? Is that enough quality variety […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: TOMORROW 7.15 Rod Stewart Live! In Your Face at La Cuevita

Quick Dish: TOMORROW 7.15 Rod Stewart Live! In Your Face at La Cuevita

Are you still looking for alien footprints on Pluto? Stop it! The comedy show named after one of the best selling music artists of our time is back! Rod Stewart Live! TOMORROW at La Cuevita in Highland Park, it’s all the discount drinks and “Rod the Mod”-style comedy you could desire with Matt Braunger Rhea […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Be BLESSED Tomorrow 7.15 at Grand Star Jazz Club

Quick Dish: Be BLESSED Tomorrow 7.15 at Grand Star Jazz Club

Hey cool cats, now that you’ve gotten a good look at that formerly known as a planet Pluto, celebrate otherworldliness with a hearty laugh at BLESSED. TOMORROW, July 15, experience comedy that not even celestial bodies could dwarf. Your heavenly lineup includes Debra DiGiovanni Joe Wagner Travis Rust Eric Dadourian with BLESSED host Megan Koester […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: VICTORY LAP Presents MATT McCARTHY & FRIENDS This Tuesday 7.14

Quick Dish: VICTORY LAP Presents MATT McCARTHY & FRIENDS This Tuesday 7.14

Lover of all things wrestling and comedian/podcaster/writer/actor/improviser extraordinaire graces The Virgil stage tomorrow (July 14th). This month Victory Lap brings you MATT McCARTHY and a generous helping of his pals to your favorite speakeasy. Matt’s most talented friends include Dana Gould Karen Kilgariff Jesse Popp Brent Sullivan Vince Averill PLUS MATT MCCARTHY in the flesh! […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Come Celebrate SLEEPAWAY CAMP’s 2-Year Anniversary TOMORROW 7.14

Quick Dish: Come Celebrate SLEEPAWAY CAMP’s 2-Year Anniversary TOMORROW 7.14

The Downtown Independent is going to be a place of memories and mirth tomorrow night, July 14th. SLEEPAWAY CAMP is turning TWO which means a SECRET lineup and a cavalcade of surprises. All we can tell you is the show will be hosted by your favorite Sleepaway Campers and there will be craft beer, wine, […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Get Some LIP SERVICE Variety 7.22 at Westside Comedy

Quick Dish: Get Some LIP SERVICE Variety 7.22 at Westside Comedy

Looking for a little spice in your entertainment? Wednesday, July 22nd check out downtown Santa Monica’s LIP SERVICE. This new comedy show at Westside Comedy gives you a taste of stand up, sketch, and improv all in one handy package. You’ll see “stand up comics mix with character actors, live sketches, and comedic musicians.” Come […]