Quick Dish

Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: THE BUSINESS LA Celebrates Galentine’s Day 2.13 at Little Joy

Quick Dish LA: THE BUSINESS LA Celebrates Galentine’s Day 2.13 at Little Joy

The day before Valentine’s Day can fill many with gloom and dread, but fret not! Monday, February 13th will be a day to celebrate camaraderie and hang with your besties at one of LA’s freshest comedy shows. This ultra inviting THE BUSINESS LA lineup beckons your participation: Alison Stevenson (VICE) Jenny Yang (Dis/orient/ed) Tim Dillon […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish NY: PICTURE THIS! Live Animated Comedy Show is Back 2.19 at Union Hall

Quick Dish NY: PICTURE THIS! Live Animated Comedy Show is Back 2.19 at Union Hall

Get that storm Niko out of your minds, NY kids. Instead, fill it with animated thoughts and laughter Sunday, February 19th at PICTURE THIS! show. Union Hall will be the place to enjoy the antics of your favorite comedians as their actions and jokes comes to life (through the magic of talented animators) before your […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: VERY FORWARD’s One Year Anniversary Show 2.15 at Malo

Quick Dish LA: VERY FORWARD’s One Year Anniversary Show 2.15 at Malo

Not only is the VERY FORWARD show celebrating it’s One Year Anniversary, this show will be it’s last at Silverlake’s Malo restaurant. Sniffle. It’s not all sad though. The show will be moving to The Lyric Hyperion next month and this anniversary show will include a secret, star-studded lineup! Who doesn’t love a SURPRISE? Right!? […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish NY: See YOUR LOVE, OUR MUSICAL! 2.12 at The Bell House

Quick Dish NY: See YOUR LOVE, OUR MUSICAL! 2.12 at The Bell House

Have we reminded you enough that Valentine’s Day is approaching? NEVER! Why not surprise your significant other this weekend with a pre-Valentine’s day show. Yeah, that’ll do the trick! Sunday, February 12th Rebecca Vigil (Thrillist Live) and Evan Kaufman (VH1) bring their award-winning musical musical improv show Your Love, Our Musical! back to Brooklyn. You […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: See Lindsay Ames’ MY DIARY Show 2.18 at UCB Sunset

Quick Dish LA: See Lindsay Ames’ MY DIARY Show 2.18 at UCB Sunset

It is on a rainy day much like today that many of you have chronicled both the mundane and most life-altering moments in our lives. I bet you never once thought, as you were frantically scribbling, that you might one day share those innermost thought in front of an audience. THAT DAY HAS COME! Saturday, […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: Get Ready For GIANT ROBOT COMEDY NIGHT Tonight at GR2

Quick Dish LA: Get Ready For GIANT ROBOT COMEDY NIGHT Tonight at GR2

Can you believe it’s already February? We all know this is the month of love, so comedy philes share your passion TONIGHT, February 2nd, at GIANT ROBOT COMEDY NIGHT at GR2 Gallery. The comedy will be first rate and the surroundings on point! Your lineup is as follows: Jackie Kashian Bucky Sinister Miles K Trevor […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: Comedy Variety Show ENTERTAINING JULIA Coming to Akbar in LA Starting 2.5

Quick Dish LA: Comedy Variety Show ENTERTAINING JULIA Coming to Akbar in LA Starting 2.5

Critically acclaimed variety show ENTERTAINING JULIA is taking root at the very unpretentious Akbar bar in Los Angeles this Sunday, February 5th. The comedy/variety show has been running for almost 9 years and was started back in ’07 by Jena Freidman, former field producer for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. The Puterbaugh Sisters, Danielle […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: CHURCH NIGHT is Back At NerdMelt 2.17 with Comedy & Ventriloquism

Quick Dish LA: CHURCH NIGHT is Back At NerdMelt 2.17 with Comedy & Ventriloquism

Back by popular demand it’s CHURCH NIGHT at Nerdmelt Showroom. Friday, February 17th, Blessings, Light, & Comedy will be had by ALL! Based in Washington, DC, Church Night visits LA once again to bring it’s “eccentric, religious parody” to one super #blessed audience. The comedy act has been featured at Bentzen Ball Comedy Festival (curated […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish NY: LIBRARY CARD Presents MODERN LOVE: A VALENTINE SHOW 2.10 at PIT Loft

Quick Dish NY: LIBRARY CARD Presents MODERN LOVE: A VALENTINE SHOW 2.10 at PIT Loft

Hmmmm, all of a sudden I have David Bowie on the brain. Go figure! Friday, February 10th, just before you start prepping for the ultimate day of love and sacrifice, sketch writing duo Scott Englund & Bailey Swilley, aka LIBARARY CARD, bring you the ultimate Valentine sketch show. Expect sketches ranging from outside the box […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish NY: TONIGHT Trevor Lyon & Amir Khan Present “Herbert’s Video Store & Rental” at Legion Bar

Quick Dish NY: TONIGHT Trevor Lyon & Amir Khan Present “Herbert’s Video Store & Rental” at Legion Bar

If you read Comedy Cake, like a loyal patriot, then you’ll be familiar with the solo and team works of Trevor Lyon and Amir Khan. Well, if you happen to be in New York TONIGHT, you are in for a treat. You see, Trevor and Amir work at Herbert’s, a run-down video store. Video store? […]