Quick Dish

Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

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Quick Dish LA: FOOL’S GOLD Comedy Tomorrow 6.11 at The Nickel Mine

Quick Dish LA: FOOL’S GOLD Comedy Tomorrow 6.11 at The Nickel Mine

Every time I hear the word “gold” I can’t help but remember those New Romantic 80s gods of Spandau Ballet singing “Gold, always believe in your soul, you’ve got the power to know, you’re indestructible…” I’m officially starting the movement to bring back men in suits with slightly feathered hair haircuts, PLEASE! Anyhoo, there’s some […]

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Quick Dish LA: MERMAID COMEDY HOUR Tonight at The Hollywood Improv

Quick Dish LA: MERMAID COMEDY HOUR Tonight at The Hollywood Improv

While Justin Bieber eggs on friggin’ Tom Cruise to a UFC battle, allow some talented funny women to show off their comedy dominance TONIGHT at The Hollywood Improv. This MERMAID COMEDY HOUR lineup is, once again, outstanding and needs to be flaunted. Come start the week off right with stand-up from: TAYLOR TOMLINSON (Conan, Kimmel)MONIQUE […]

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Quick Dish NY: SHREW-ED: A ONE SHREW SHOW Tonight & 6.26 at UCB Hell’s Kitchen

Quick Dish NY: SHREW-ED: A ONE SHREW SHOW Tonight & 6.26 at UCB Hell’s Kitchen

Hey, women have traveled to space, so certainly one woman can save all of womankind from bad press. TONIGHT (and June 26th) at UCB Hell’s Kitchen, experience SHREW-ED: A ONE SHREW SHOW, created by and starring actor/comedian/writer/director Caitlin Bitzegaio, where Bitzegaio must convince space aliens that the media’s been giving her and those like her […]

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Quick Dish LA: See “The Debate Show for The Modern Age” STRAW MEN This Sunday at Lyric Hyperion

Quick Dish LA: See “The Debate Show for The Modern Age” STRAW MEN This Sunday at Lyric Hyperion

Less fighting, more debating! This Sunday at Lyric Hyperion, STRAW MEN: A Debate Show For The Modern Age gloms onto the power of persuasion. Come out to Silver Lake to see two comedians debate a topic with not an iota of facts allowed. Easy, right?! Straight up making stuff up will be these comedians’ speciality […]

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Quick Dish LA: PICTURE THIS! “Live Animated Comedy Show” Tomorrow at The Virgil

Quick Dish LA: PICTURE THIS! “Live Animated Comedy Show” Tomorrow at The Virgil

So who’s got dibs on a Space Station visit? Oh, can’t afford the lavish experience? No worries! There’s plenty of entertainment down for you here on solid ground. TOMORROW at The Virgil, Angelenos & visitors, come enjoy the comedy and animated styling of PICTURE THIS! The only “Live Animated Comedy Show” will once again be […]

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Quick Dish NY: Sunday 6.9 at Caveat THE SYMPOSIUM Academic StandUp *FCK S*x & Gender Norms* Event

Quick Dish NY: Sunday 6.9 at Caveat THE SYMPOSIUM Academic StandUp *FCK S*x & Gender Norms* Event

This Sunday, in honor of PRIDE month, THE SYMPOSIUM Academic StandUp will be welcoming NYC’s most talented trans & non-binary comedians to the Caveat stage along with super clever queer academics to teach you a thing or two about how sex & gender norms are screwing us all up. What exactly does that mean? You’ll […]

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Quick Dish NY: TOMORROW 6.8 The 2 Year Anniversary COME OVA! Show at SoHo Playhouse

Quick Dish NY: TOMORROW 6.8 The 2 Year Anniversary COME OVA! Show at SoHo Playhouse

It’s all about family this weekend. Stop by SoHo Playhouse TOMORROW, June 8th, for the TWO YEAR “ANNI-FRIGGIN-VERSARY” of COME OVA! (created by Anne Hogan). The improvised Listretta family will be on their best behavior as they are brought to life by some dedicated performers. The show will feature Anne Hogan Andrei Alupului Ashley Cohen […]

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Quick Dish LA: KARI ASSAD’S QUINCEANERA (A Stand Up Comedy Show) Tomorrow 6.7 at The Ice House

Quick Dish LA: KARI ASSAD’S QUINCEANERA (A Stand Up Comedy Show) Tomorrow 6.7 at The Ice House

KARI ASSAD’S QUINCEANERA conquered the Comedy Central Stage this March and TOMORROW she takes over Pasadena’s historic Ice House Comedy Club with a stand-up show for absolutely everyone (most especially other “mixed Latino kids who fear their Catholic mom”). Is it totally needling me that WordPress loves to wipe out tildes in post titles? YES, […]

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Quick Dish LA: Tomorrow at Lyric Hyperion THE SELF ESTEEM BIRTHDAY PARTY with Special Guest Eliot Glazer

Quick Dish LA: Tomorrow at Lyric Hyperion THE SELF ESTEEM BIRTHDAY PARTY with Special Guest Eliot Glazer

Make your weekend 100 times better with the one-woman comedy show known as The Self Esteem Birthday Party, TOMORROW at Lyric Hyperion. This birthday celebration slash live concert experience will include 13 power packed songs and 13 longer stories that break down the “embarrassing trials and horny tribulations” of Alana Johnston’s trek to self-esteem. So […]

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Quick Dish NY: TINDER LIVE! With Lane Moore Tomorrow 6.7 at Littlefield

Quick Dish NY: TINDER LIVE! With Lane Moore Tomorrow 6.7 at Littlefield

Wow, I just saw an infographic of the most right swiped neighborhoods in NYC and I’m SHOCKED, shocked to my core! They include Queens, The Bronx, Staten Island, wait for it… BROOKLYN, Uptown and Downtown Manhattan. I know you needed to take the smelling salts for that revelation. Well kids, you know what all this […]