Quick Dish

Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Take a Ride on the Booze Cruise!

Quick Dish: Take a Ride on the Booze Cruise!

This Saturday, June 22 Nerdmelt Theatre will be hosting a raucous and mirthful event known as Booze Cruise. This monthly event not only offers entertainment by your favorite comedy acts but there is FREE, yes, FREE BEER. You might need to do a double take. FREE BEER! FREE BEER! FREE BEER! Ok, I think it’s […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Rory Scovel is Recording a Vinyl!!!!!

Quick Dish: Rory Scovel is Recording a Vinyl!!!!!

Rory Scovel will be recording a vinyl on Third Man Records in Nashville Tennesee on Saturday, June 22. OLD SKOOL, baby! Check out this VID of Rory promoting the event sounding a bit like a character from “The Wizard of Oz.” Mentions: Get MORE Rory news on Twitter @roryscovel.

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: The Comedy Living Room Show

Quick Dish: The Comedy Living Room Show

One of the fastest growing comedy shows in Los Angeles would have to be Comedy Living Room. In just 8 shows they’ve garnered the attention of media outlets like Nerdist and LA Weekly. Roommates Matt Lottman and Frank Chad Muniz host one of the most professional and exciting shows smack dab in the middle of […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Final Art F*** Comedy Show!!!!!

Quick Dish: Final Art F*** Comedy Show!!!!!

All you comedy fans out there, this is your VERY LAST chance to catch what’s been a most hilarious addition to Downtown LA’s monthly showcase and celebration of galleries, artists, restaurants, shops and business known as Art Walk. Host Matt Ingebretson will be bringing the final chapter of Art Fuck to a close with his […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: “Dead Authors” Podcast with Plato

Quick Dish: “Dead Authors” Podcast with Plato

I had the pleasure of attending the last live taping of the Dead Authors podcast at the UCB theatre here in sunny Los Angeles. As much as I enjoy getting my audio fix I find that seeing a live podcast really enhances the overall experience. The HG Well’s (Paul F Tompkins) time machine picked up […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: A Very Special HOLY F*** with Rory Scovel

Quick Dish: A Very Special HOLY F*** with Rory Scovel

You are not going to want to miss a very, very special edition of the HOLY FUCK comedy show taking place tomorrow evening. Comedian Rory Scovel will be running his entire album set at LA’s Downtown Independent for the cost of … for NO COST whatsoever! As exhilarated as that news made me feel, my […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: HelloGiggles #OofGurl UCBTLA Show SAT!

Quick Dish: HelloGiggles #OofGurl UCBTLA Show SAT!

Giggidy! Giggidy! Giggidy! The weekend is almost here! The girl-empowered, delicious website HelloGiggles is once again celebrating womanhood with its monthly UCBTLA show. The hosts for the evening will be the effervescent JC Coccoli and the uplifting Dan Levy along with a cavalcade of comedic talent. The theme for the evening will be “life changing, […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Adult Swim’s The Greatest Event in Television History

Quick Dish: Adult Swim’s The Greatest Event in Television History

Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim does not shy away from insanely creative TV programming. These are the folks that have brought you shows like “The Ventures Brothers”, “Tim & Eric’s Awesome Show”, and “Aqua Teen Hunger Force,” for peet’s sake! On June 6th at Midnight the channel will debut the second installment of The Greatest Event […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Myq Kaplan on “Conan” Tonight plus MORE

Quick Dish: Myq Kaplan on “Conan” Tonight plus MORE

Myq Kaplan, purveyor of succinct humor, brings his talents to TBS’ Conan tonight. In addition to this fabulous news, Myq’s new album “Meat Robot” will come out on Comedy Central Records Tuesday, June 11 which makes me plain giddy. And if that wasn’t enough, Mr. Kaplan’s podcast, Hang Out With Me, has a new roost. […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish: Weekend Laughs in Cali

Quick Dish: Weekend Laughs in Cali

If you want to squelch that searing California heat this weekend please do so by soaking up some major laughs at these three comedy events: Picture This! Where: Nerdmelt Theatre Time: 8pm Tonight Price: FREE Lineup: Andy Kindler, Todd Glass, Chris Garcia, Lauren Ashley Bishop, Rye Silverman, Katie Crown Description: Stand-ups perform while they are […]