Quick Dish

Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: Don’t Miss INFERTILE: A Sketch Comedy Show 3.9 at UCB Franklin

Quick Dish LA: Don’t Miss INFERTILE: A Sketch Comedy Show 3.9 at UCB Franklin

The most powerful form of comedy is when it turns a very human, sometimes painful experience into a teaching and healing moment for the audience and the performer. I mean just think about the impact Tig Notaro’s “annus horribilis” and Maria Bamford’s mental health journey have had on the public. Not only have exposing those […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: TONIGHT Check Out THE BUSINESS LA at Little Joy in Echo Park

Quick Dish LA: TONIGHT Check Out THE BUSINESS LA at Little Joy in Echo Park

Hey, you’ve still got time before the official ides of March kicks in, so why not have a comedy blowout with THE BUSINESS LA. TONIGHT at Echo Park’s Little Joy, the vibe is totally “pre-tech bubble SF” with a dash of LA cool. Your fierce and casual lineup includes Sabrina Jalees (Powerless, The Nightly Show) […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish NY: PICTURE THIS! Celebrates It’s 2nd New York Anniversary 3.20 at The Bell House

Quick Dish NY: PICTURE THIS! Celebrates It’s 2nd New York Anniversary 3.20 at The Bell House

Well, those two years just flew by! Monday, March 20th at The Bell House in Brooklyn, The ONLY “Live Animated Comedy Show,” PICTURE THIS!, celebrates the “terrible twos” of comedy and animation with a larger than life East Coast show. By “terrible twos,” of course, I mean bounding energy, non-stop smiles, and never-ending animated shenanigans […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: SURPRISE! with Rob & Sofiya TOMORROW 3.4 in Downtown LA

Quick Dish LA: SURPRISE! with Rob & Sofiya TOMORROW 3.4 in Downtown LA

It’s that time again where we don’t tell you who any of the guests are because it’s a SURPRISE! with Rob & Sofiya. Gotta mix things up, right? At least you don’t have to suffer that long before you sniff the aroma of cookies and damn good comedy. This Saturday, March 4th, you will enjoy […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: Lindsay Ames’ MY DIARY Show at UCB Sunset 3.15

Quick Dish LA: Lindsay Ames’ MY DIARY Show at UCB Sunset 3.15

One of my favorite comedians on the planet is going to be on this show. I’m not going to say which one, but “Got Milk?” should be enough of a clue, comedy nerds. Wednesday, March 15th Lindsay Ames brings together the best comedians, actors, artists, athletes and MORE to UCB Sunset to explore their diaries […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish NY: AN EVENING OF HUMOROUS READINGS 3-Year Anniversary 3.19 at HiFi Bar

Quick Dish NY: AN EVENING OF HUMOROUS READINGS 3-Year Anniversary 3.19 at HiFi Bar

Bring out the bubbly because somebody’s having their anniversary. Take caution not to get hit by that flying cork! Sunday, March 19th at the New York’s HiFi Bar, a whole gaggle of literary humorists will be doling out their very best humor pieces for the 3-Year Anniversary of An Evening of Humorous Readings. This one […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: THIS SHOW IS YOUR SHOW 5-Year Anniversary 3.9 at NerdMelt

Quick Dish LA: THIS SHOW IS YOUR SHOW 5-Year Anniversary 3.9 at NerdMelt

This month one of the longest running shows at Meltdown celebrates it’s 5-Year Anniversary. We’ll let you take a moment to guess. You’re right, it’s YOUR show, rather, THIS SHOW IS YOUR SHOW with Matt and Moses. Hosts Matt Bennett (Victorious, The Virginity Hit) and Moses Storm (Unfriended, Last Comic Standing) will bring you an […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: TOMORROW 3.2 Free GIANT ROBOT Comedy at GR2 Gallery

Quick Dish LA: TOMORROW 3.2 Free GIANT ROBOT Comedy at GR2 Gallery

I better not hear you saying “robit” anytime soon. OK, now for the matter at hand. TOMORROW, March 2nd, is the first Thursday of the month and that means GIANT ROBOT Comedy at the GR2 Gallery. Those robots may be taking all of our jobs, but we still have human comedians to entertain us to […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: IDIOTS Comedy is Back TONIGHT 3.1 at The Clubhouse

Quick Dish LA: IDIOTS Comedy is Back TONIGHT 3.1 at The Clubhouse

Hey it can’t possibly get as bad as yesterday with swaths of Amazon being down. Dear G! Well, it’s Wednesday and you’re just half way there to getting your sanity back. Why not give yourself that little comedy big with some IDIOTS TONIGHT, March 1st, at The Clubhouse. Your lineup is filled to the brim: […]

 Deborah Thomasian

Quick Dish LA: PICTURE THIS! Pilot Presentation Taping 3.2 at The Actors Company

Quick Dish LA: PICTURE THIS! Pilot Presentation Taping 3.2 at The Actors Company

It was only a matter of time before one of my favorite comedy shows took the next time to stardom. Yes, the only “Live Animated Comedy Show,” PICTURE THIS!, will expose it’s soft underbelly in the form of a Special Pilot Presentation Taping at The Actors Company in Los Angeles. In conjunction with Wanda Sykes’ […]