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Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

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Quick Dish: The Divorcées Premiere Their New Sketch Special TOMORROW at iO West

Quick Dish: The Divorcées Premiere Their New Sketch Special TOMORROW at iO West

LA-based comedy duo (and award winners) THE DIVORCÉES will debut their latest half-hour sketch comedy special as part of a month-long run on the iO West Main Stage beginning TOMORROW, September 10th. The Divorcées are Daniel Landroche and Katie Nathan who just happen to be a part of the stellar UCB-trained improv and sketch team. […]

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Quick Dish: Vol III of the Goddamn Comedy Jam Rocks Out Sept 15

Quick Dish: Vol III of the Goddamn Comedy Jam Rocks Out Sept 15

In less than a week’s time music and comedy will unite like two star-crossed lovers at The Lyric Theatre. The Goddamn Comedy Jam delivers stellar stand-up performances by top notch comedians who then perform their favorite cover song with a live band in front of a packed room. WHAT? YES! Next Monday, September 15, you […]

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Quick Dish: Experience TRUETH at UCBTLA This Tuesday featuring Mike Glazer

Quick Dish: Experience TRUETH at UCBTLA This Tuesday featuring Mike Glazer

Imagine a break dancer, classical violinist and character actor joining comedian Mike Glazer for the ultimate social experiment. TOMORROW night (Sept 9) at UCBTLA you can be a part of such madness! color=blue>TRUETH is based on the books of Mike Glazer which, of course, includes social experiments and short stories. This particular show includes the […]

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Quick Dish: This Week Your Rise UP Comedy is Muppet Endorsed

Quick Dish: This Week Your Rise UP Comedy is Muppet Endorsed

Miss Piggy is on the RISE UP Comedy poster! MISS PIGGY, Queen muppet! How can you possibly miss an event like this? YOU CAN’T! TOMORROW (September 9th) at Three Clubs experience stand-up as you were meant to. Sit comfortably in the most inviting setting and enjoy these fine performers: Peggy Sinnott Raj Desai Rick Wood […]

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Quick Dish: ‘An Evening with DAVE ROSS’ is Just What You Require Tues, Sept 9th at NerdMelt

Quick Dish: ‘An Evening with DAVE ROSS’ is Just What You Require Tues, Sept 9th at NerdMelt

He brought you Holy Fuck at The Downtown Independent and Two-Headed Beast at Stories (we miss them so much). He co-hosts the amazing Terrified podcast on the Nerdist network. You may have caught his inebriated storytelling on Drunk History. He is also a member of the brilliant sketch group WOMEN. TUESDAY, September 9th the NerdMelt […]

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Quick Dish: Don’t You Dare Miss STAND-UP ON THE SPOT’s 4-Year Anniversary!

Quick Dish: Don’t You Dare Miss STAND-UP ON THE SPOT’s 4-Year Anniversary!

We are HUGE fans of the Three Clubs venue so, of course, we HAD to tell you about a monthly show that challenges topic comedians to tell new jokes based on audience suggestions. Stand-Up on the Spot takes Darwinian principles to the comedy stage. Next Tuesday (September 9) the show celebrates FOUR YEARS of comedy […]

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Quick Dish: Prepare Yourself for THE BLANK EXPERIENCE This Saturday 9/6

Quick Dish: Prepare Yourself for THE BLANK EXPERIENCE This Saturday 9/6

The weekend is upon us. Guess what you need it? Some sketch comedy! This Saturday (Sept 6) at The Lyric-Hyperion Theatre in Silverlake make the trials and tribulations of your week disappear with The Blank Experience. Imagine a collection of Chicago transplants who have performed at institutions like Second City, iO Chicago and The Annoyance […]

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Quick Dish: Immerse Yourself in ‘The Space Adventures of Chet Cosmos’ This Saturday 9/6

Quick Dish: Immerse Yourself in ‘The Space Adventures of Chet Cosmos’ This Saturday 9/6

Folks, your favorite murder mystery/sci-fi adventure is coming to the stage THIS WEEKEND (Sat, Sept 6) for one night of extreme stupidity (the best kind, of course). The J.E.T. Theater at Jet Studios welcomes The Space Adventures of Chet Cosmos. Special guests will include: Dana Snyder (Aqua Teen Hunger Force), Jim O’Heir (Parks and Recreation), […]

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Quick Dish: Tomorrow 9/5 BEE FUNNY or Go Back To School

Quick Dish: Tomorrow 9/5 BEE FUNNY or Go Back To School

Buzzz…buzzz…buzzzzzz…do you hear that? That sound could only mean one thing. BEE FUNNY is near! TOMORROW (Sept 5) see your favorite comedians compete for the headline spot. Are they telling jokes to secure that prime spot? NO! They have to participate in a, wait for it, SPELLING BEE! Yikes. Folks, it gets better. One lucky […]

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Quick Dish: It’s ENTITLEMENT Comedy’s Last Show (for a Little While)! Don’t Miss Out!

Quick Dish: It’s ENTITLEMENT Comedy’s Last Show (for a Little While)! Don’t Miss Out!

Don’t panic! Entitlement will be on hiatus after tonight. This isn’t “au revoir.” It’s a celebration of Summer’s end and the beginning of Fall at Los Globos. Join the writers of VICE Allen Strickland Williams Megan Koester Grant Pardee Alison Stevenson Dave Schilling Josh Androsky and these very special comedians: ERIC ANDRE (The Eric Andre […]