Quick Dish

Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: DO NOT MISS “Put Your Hands Together” @UCB Tuesday

Quick Dish: DO NOT MISS  “Put Your Hands Together” @UCB Tuesday

To recover from the revelations of the final Breaking Bad episode ever you’ll most likely need some comedic relief. The solution? Head over to the Upright Citizens Brigade in Hollywood to catch one of the best stand-up shows in town Put Your Hands Together. Host Cameron Esposito will ease your woes along with this fantastic […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: “The Goldbergs” premieres tomorrow on ABC

Quick Dish: “The Goldbergs” premieres tomorrow on ABC

Being a child of the 80s I’m not so silently looking forward to this flashback comedy that harkens simpler times when cell phones were large bricks, hair was flammable, and books were not doorstops (ok, maybe they still were in some cases). The Goldbergs stars Curb Your Enthusiasm‘s golden boy Jeff Garlin as Murray, patriarch […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Comedy Living Room announces their September Lineup

Quick Dish: Comedy Living Room announces their September Lineup

The folks over at Comedy Living Room have stirred the creative juices pot once again and put together another badass lineup announcement video for their Sept 24 stand-up show. Try not to fall over listening to this month’s lineup. Comedy is never boring at the CLR show. Comedy Living Room 12 Lineup Announcement Video from […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: See The Higgs Weldon LIVE show this FRIDAY!

Quick Dish: See The Higgs Weldon LIVE show this FRIDAY!

Not to be confused with the hilarious comedian Will Weldon, Higgs Weldon is throwing its first LIVE show at the Neon Venus Art Theatre in Hollywood. What is Higgs Weldon you ask? Higgs Weldon is an online comedy literary mag found by Robin Higgins and Paige Weldon that features short stories, opinion articles, cartoons and […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Brent Weinbach & Chris Thayer @ Hollywood Improv FRIDAY

Quick Dish: Brent Weinbach & Chris Thayer @ Hollywood Improv FRIDAY

The Hollywood Improv main room will be showcasing the talents of comedians Brent Weinbach and Chris Thayer this Friday 9/20. Brent is a winner of the Andy Kaufman award. His comedy is offbeat and sometimes disturbing but always hilarious. You may have caught him on Conan, Lopez Tonight, Comedy Central, HBO, IFC, and more. Chris […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Comedy Palace feat. James Adomian, Maria Bamford, & more TOMORROW

Quick Dish: Comedy Palace feat. James Adomian, Maria Bamford, & more TOMORROW

Comedy Palace describes themselves as “the stand-up show with good taste.” Well, I could not agree MORE. Not only do you have delicious eats, cheap drinks, and friendly vibes but the comedy is amazing. Performed atop The Palace Chinese restaurant, Comedy Palace is the place to be Thursday nights in LA. Check out this week’s […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Get to “The Business” this Thursday 9/19

Quick Dish: Get to “The Business” this Thursday 9/19

The weekly comedy show that features Chris Garcia, Sean O’Connor, Emily Heller, Chris Thayer, and special guests has a doozie of a lineup this Thursday at the Lyric-Hyperion Theatre & Cafe. The Business brings you a grande cup of comedy heavy hitters this week. Check this out: LAURA KIGHTLINGER JACKIE KASHIAN JAMES FRITZ BRENT WEINBACH […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Hello Giggles After Dark will spruce up your Friday!

Quick Dish: Hello Giggles After Dark will spruce up your Friday!

It’s not all kittens, seahorses, and puppy dog tails. The website of positivity, Hello Giggles, will be presenting their After Dark show at the Nerdist theatre in LA this Fri, Sept 20. We leave the magical G-rated wonderland for a more dark and sultry world of stand up, sketch and so much more. Check out […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Don’t Miss Todd Barry at Largo Tomorrow

Quick Dish: Don’t Miss Todd Barry at Largo Tomorrow

You might recognize Todd Barry from his work on “Flight of the Conchords” as the bongo-playing Todd. Well, this comedian’s stand-up skills are equally as impressive. Todd Barry is back on tour with Crowd Work Tour II. In early 2013, Todd performed entire shows just riffing and interacting with the audience. It was such a […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Your Podcast Pick-Me-Ups

Quick Dish: Your Podcast Pick-Me-Ups

Nothing like starting your weekend off right with a fresh boost of laughter and insight. Check out these podcast episode picks for some true good vibrations. 1. The K Ohle with Kurt Braunohler (Episode #20) This time Jonah Ray takes Kurt on a blindfolded romp to a undisclosed location. The two discuss jingles and stand-up […]