Quick Dish

Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish NY: The Wild Project Presents The NYC Premiere of “Jane Johnson for the Stay at Home Shopper” Aug 31 to Sept 2

Quick Dish NY: The Wild Project Presents The NYC Premiere of “Jane Johnson for the Stay at Home Shopper” Aug 31 to Sept 2

Nothing strikes a hoarder’s dread in me more than when I hear the words “limited edition” or “limited run.” How nouveau capitalist is that? I KNOW! Thursday, August 31st to Saturday, September 2nd you can see the musical comedy, Jane Johnson for the Stay at Home Shopper at The Wild Project in the East Village. […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: Comedy Duo WE ARE THOMASSE Return to Second City TOMORROW 8.10

Quick Dish LA: Comedy Duo WE ARE THOMASSE Return to Second City TOMORROW 8.10

If you read Comedy Cake like a good minion, then you will be all too familiar with the sketch brilliance of British-American married comedy duo WE ARE THOMASSE. Their video Awkward Exes: Fourth of July has reached over 3 MILLION views and their follow up video Britain and America 1776 – The Break Up is […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: COMEDY BATH at The Clubhouse 8.25 Presented by Good Party Media & Yankstar Worldwide Entertainment

Quick Dish LA: COMEDY BATH at The Clubhouse 8.25 Presented by Good Party Media & Yankstar Worldwide Entertainment

A live stand-up comedy, sketch, and music extravaganza will take place Friday, August 25th at The Clubhouse. Dip your toes in the warm, inviting waters of COMEDY BATH and enjoy a plethora of the hottest comedians this side of the Rio Grande. Andrew Yanker, Stamatti Aracas, and Jason Flood will bring you top quality laughs […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: The One-Year Anniversary of CHOPPING BLOCK COMEDY 8.19 at The Pack

Quick Dish LA: The One-Year Anniversary of CHOPPING BLOCK COMEDY 8.19 at The Pack

Who doesn’t love an anniversary? Perhaps greeting card writers, but I digress. Saturday, August 19th CHOPPING BLOCK COMEDY is celebrating it’s one-year anniversary at The Pack Theatre. You will see some of your favorite comedy folk bring you the comedy bits that never made it to air. Not only do you get to see never-before-seen […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish NY: Always Say “YES” to A BOOK CLUB Invitation 8.12 at Union Hall

Quick Dish NY: Always Say “YES” to A BOOK CLUB Invitation 8.12 at Union Hall

I can’t even imagine a world without books. Smelly library books? Maybe. I jest, kids (but always steer clear of those GoT book mites). Saturday, August 12th at Union Hall comedians Colin Stokes (New Yorker, The Onion) and Blythe Roberson do the reading for you. Every month at BOOK CLUB, they tackle a new written […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish NY: SHAWN WICKENS Album Release Party TOMORROW 8.5 at The Duplex Cabaret Theatre

Quick Dish NY: SHAWN WICKENS Album Release Party TOMORROW 8.5 at The Duplex Cabaret Theatre

It takes a heavy dose of fortitude and brain injury to put out an album of purposefully questionable quality that includes bombing at open mics. Comedian SHAWN WICKENS (Bad Theater Fest/Bad Film Fest) abandoned convention and set out to compile a comedy album recorded at many a NYC open mic event. No bells and whistles […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: TONIGHT at The Pack Theatre WHEN YOU HAVE TO DO SOMETHING Benefit Show

Quick Dish LA: TONIGHT at The Pack Theatre WHEN YOU HAVE TO DO SOMETHING Benefit Show

TONIGHT The Pack Theatre is offering up “Comedy For A Cause.” Some of the funniest people around will help raise money for the organization Letters to Santa which helps families in need. Instead of moping around on the couch, you can be laughing it up with these fine folk at WHEN YOU HAVE TO DO […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: PICTURE THIS! Show 8.19 at The Virgil ft. Mike Hanford & More!

Quick Dish LA: PICTURE THIS! Show 8.19 at The Virgil ft. Mike Hanford & More!

Just picture it. No, really you picture exactly what the comedians are making you laugh about at the PICTURE THIS! show. Saturday August 19th, comedy and animation once again join forces for one of the most engaging comedy shows in town. The “Live Animated Comedy Show” welcomes another batch of your favorite comedians for a […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: Catch HARVARD SAILING TEAM Tomorrow 8.5 at The Nerdist School Stage

Quick Dish LA: Catch HARVARD SAILING TEAM Tomorrow 8.5 at The Nerdist School Stage

I’m already seeing memes about how sad it is that summer is almost over. People, it’s time to live in the present! That present includes heading out to see the fabulous Harvard Sailing Team at The Nerdist School Stage TOMORROW. Your HST players (Jen Curran, Clayton Early, Faryn Einhorn, Adam Lustick, Chris Smith, Rebecca Delgado […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish NY: GO RICKI! Standup & Storytelling Show 8.10 at QED Astoria

Quick Dish NY: GO RICKI! Standup & Storytelling Show 8.10 at QED Astoria

“Maury Povich” was always just an all out brawl where Ricki Lake’s exercise in the talk show arts always seemed a bit more civilized. I am not an animal, but I do enjoy a little talk show madness. August 10th at QED Astoria relive or live for the first time that 90’s Ricki Lake essence. […]