Quick Dish

Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: Eddie Pepitone’s IN THE END OF DAYS May 9th & 10th at Lyric Hyperion

Quick Dish LA: Eddie Pepitone’s IN THE END OF DAYS May 9th & 10th at Lyric Hyperion

Since it’s 420 Day, I’m sure you’ve set aside any grim thoughts for another less chill day. HOWEVER, you’re not escaping your future that easy, kids! Eddie Pepitone will be exploring life in Los Angeles after Armageddon in his one-man show, In the End of Days, May 9th & 10th at The Lyric Hyperion Theatre […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish NY: THE STORY COLLIDER 8th Anniversary & Fundraiser 5.1 at Caveat

Quick Dish NY: THE STORY COLLIDER 8th Anniversary & Fundraiser 5.1 at Caveat

Join the science-loving STORY COLLIDER gang for their first-ever fundraiser and 8th anniversary celebration Tuesday, May 1st at Caveat. Join in on this intimate evening hosted by two-time Moth GrandSLAM champion and Story Collider Artistic Director Erin Barker, along with special guest, New York Times bestselling author Ed Yong. The Story Collider, is a nonprofit […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: IF YOU BUILD IT 4.23 at UCB Sunset ft. Sam Jay & More!

Quick Dish LA: IF YOU BUILD IT 4.23 at UCB Sunset ft. Sam Jay & More!

Happy #420Day! Boy, is your Cake Mama behind today. We won’t say why, but she’s severely lagging. Red Bull gives you wings! Anyhoo, we are virtual poking you to pay attention to this show happening Monday. I know, it seems sooo far away, but it’s gonna be a good one! April 23rd at UCB Sunset, […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: 4.24 SAM SIMMONS’ “Radical Women of Latin American Art, 1960-1985” at Lyric Hyperion

Quick Dish LA: 4.24 SAM SIMMONS’ “Radical Women of Latin American Art, 1960-1985” at Lyric Hyperion

Wow, that was a mouthful of a headline! Are you a feminist? Do you love art? Does Sam Simmons‘ work ring a bell? If you said “YES” to all or none of those questions, this is the show for you! Tuesday, April 24th at Lyric Hyperion, Australian comedian and radio and TV presenter, Sam Simmons […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: Roast-Style Compliment Contest BOAST RATTLE 4.20 at Dynasty Typewriter

Quick Dish LA: Roast-Style Compliment Contest BOAST RATTLE 4.20 at Dynasty Typewriter

You know we are all about love, laughter and encouragement. So when I saw the alternative to the popular Roast Battle motif, was rearing it’s beautiful head again, I was all over it. This Friday, April 20 at LA’s Dynasty Typewriter, come watch the best roast-style COMPLIMENT CONTEST this side of the Mississippi. What they […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish NY: Monthly Standup with ANIMAL SHOW 5.7 at Vital Joint

Quick Dish NY: Monthly Standup with ANIMAL SHOW 5.7 at Vital Joint

“I am not an animal!” Weeelllll, for this show that’s not entirely true. The comedy community will gather for a monthly event where standup reigns supreme and human behavior is optional. Behold the ANIMAL SHOW, happening Monday, May 7th at Vital Joint! Come see Brooklyn’s best laugh movers and shakers impress you with their formidable […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish NY: SCHOOL ASSEMBLY “Senior Trip” 4.24 at South 4th Bar

Quick Dish NY: SCHOOL ASSEMBLY “Senior Trip” 4.24 at South 4th Bar

Do you remember your Senior Trip? Are you currently on your Senior Trip? All I recall is a school bus with no seatbelts, contraband, and a screaming NKOTB obsessed, Disneyland rampage. Lucky for you SCHOOL ASSEMBLY’s “Senior Trip” will feature sketches and presentations by Principle Morner-Ritt and Vice Principle Steele and Clivesdale High teachers, not […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: ALL MY SINGLE FRIENDS 4.19 at The Copper Still

Quick Dish LA: ALL MY SINGLE FRIENDS 4.19 at The Copper Still

Spring pheromones are in the air, kids. Lucky for you, ALL MY SINGLE FRIENDS is putting on it’s April edition this Thursday, the 19, at The Copper Still. If you’re sick of swiping left, right, or every which way, then come to the half comedy show, half live dating app that gets you. AMSF features […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: IAN IS ALONE Premieres Tomorrow 4.19 at The Lyric Hyperion

Quick Dish LA: IAN IS ALONE Premieres Tomorrow 4.19 at The Lyric Hyperion

Are you ready for complete madness? Who isn’t? IAN is ALONE. Alright, technically he is not alone, if you ALL come see him give you “a mix of complete absurdity, total stupidity, absolute ridiculousness and full on clinical depression.” Directed by Philip Burgers, creator of the award winning Dr. Brown, and director of Natalie Palamides […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish NY: JUST A SHOW 4.29 at Sunnyvale ft. Jo Firestone & More!

Quick Dish NY: JUST A SHOW 4.29 at Sunnyvale ft. Jo Firestone & More!

Are you ready for everyone’s favorite “bizzaro variety show highlighting a mix of traditional stand-up, alternative comedy and everything in between?” I think you are! JUST A SHOW is back Sunday, April 29th at Sunnyvale in East Williamsburg. Get a generous helping of “laughs, goofs, pranks and general strangeness” with this fine crew of merry […]