Quick Dish

Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

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Quick Dish: The Twinkle Twins Are Back at NerdMelt Thursday, Feb 20!

Quick Dish: The Twinkle Twins Are Back at NerdMelt Thursday, Feb 20!

The word of the day is “tintinnabulate.” The Tinkle Twins need no introduction because their mere presence tintinabulates like hundreds of shiny brass bells. Hosts Dana Gould (The Dana Gould Hour) and Arden Myrin (Chelsea Lately,Orange Is The New Black) are The Tinkle Twins! Once a month they put on a variety show that leaves […]

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Quick Dish: Super Serious! The Virgil! Wednesday! GO!

Quick Dish: Super Serious! The Virgil! Wednesday! GO!

Did you not read that title? It was NOT a subtle suggestion. This Wednesday, February 19th, Super Serious requires only your presence to make the show a rousing success (although, it’s looking pretty darn amazing just sitting their alone basking in its greatness). The Virgil invites you to settle in for a night of laughter […]

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Quick Dish: Look for Laughs & Love at UCB LA 2nite!

Quick Dish: Look for Laughs & Love at UCB LA 2nite!

You can both laugh your sorrows away AND possibly find that someone special if you stop by the LA Upright Citizens Brigade TONIGHT, Valentine’s Day. It’s The Dating Game! kicks off early. “One unsuspecting audience member will find it tonight on the UCB stage, in an entirely improvised dating game show! You may arrive sad […]

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Quick Dish: Spend Your V-Day with ‘Seems Legit’ Cuz…Duh.

Quick Dish: Spend Your V-Day with ‘Seems Legit’ Cuz…Duh.

Ugh, yes, Valentine’s Day is tomorrow. You can either bring a date or drown your sorrows with laughter at one of the most awesome storytelling shows on the planet, Seems Legit. What’s this show all about? Well, it is four performers basically spewing half truths, however only one of them is truly lying to you. […]

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Quick Dish: Sasheer Zamata & Nicole Byer Do Improv 2Nite @UCB LA

Quick Dish: Sasheer Zamata & Nicole Byer Do Improv 2Nite @UCB LA

People! Head on down to LA’s Upright Citizens Brigade tonight (Feb 13) because SNL‘s Sasheer Zamata and Girl Code‘s Nicole Byer are teaming up for some IN YOUR FACE Improv. How impressive is this going to be? MASSIVE!!! Get your tickets HERE! And just to wet your whistle, check out the ladies in action: Sasheer […]

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Quick Dish: STOP! More Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction Tuesday, Feb 17th

Quick Dish: STOP! More Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction Tuesday, Feb 17th

Quick! Get out all that plastic in your pocket this very minute! Another tantalizing episode of Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction visits the NerdMelt Showroom Tuesday, February 17th. Both comedy show and Nerdist podcast, this experience is sure to be a unique one for the unanointed. What can you expect? 10 comics who will write and […]

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Quick Dish: ‘What’s New’ Happens Tonight at NerdMelt Showroom

Quick Dish: ‘What’s New’ Happens Tonight at NerdMelt Showroom

Chelsea Lately regular Ben Glieb headlines tonight’s What’s New over at the NerdMelt Showroom. What is What’s New? Well, it is a live stand-up show featuring comedians showing off new material and plain just getting into it. Oh, What’s New is also a Nerdist Industries podcast you should be listening to pronto. It’s just 4 […]

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Quick Dish: 2NITE! 2NITE! AN SHO(w) ft. TODD GLASS +++ So Much More!

Quick Dish: 2NITE! 2NITE! AN SHO(w) ft. TODD GLASS +++ So Much More!

Do you appreciate FINE COMEDY? Do you like POSTERS? Do you like to pay absolutely NOTHING for your entertainment? Will you be in the vicinity of the Lot 1 Cafe in Echo Park tonight? Lucky for you AN SHO(w), An All-Star Stand-Up Comedy Mess, is where you need to be THIS VERY EVENING, Feb 10th! […]

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Quick Dish: Tomorrow Sleepaway Camp LA Loves in the Face of Fear

Quick Dish: Tomorrow Sleepaway Camp LA Loves in the Face of Fear

This Tuesday, February 11, the Sleepaway Camp comedy crew is getting in a loving kind of mood. The gang will annoint a Miss Season. But which season will it be? Miss Winter, Summer, Spring or Autumn? Ack, no clue! Is this where the love and fear parts come in? Eeek! Ack! Need some crack! Don’t […]

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Quick Dish: Join the Wet Jubilee that is Hot Tub MONDAY ft. Sasheer Zamata

Quick Dish: Join the Wet Jubilee that is Hot Tub MONDAY ft. Sasheer Zamata

Kurt Braunohler & Kristen Schaal are having another wet and wild show at The Virgil this coming Monday, February 10th. If you are a huge Saturday Night Live fan you will especially want to get your little booty in a hot seat because one of the newest featured players Sasheer Zamata will be joining the […]