Quick Dish

Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

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Quick Dish: See NATE CRAIG Perform THIS FRIDAY 5/16 at NerdMelt!!!

Quick Dish: See NATE CRAIG Perform THIS FRIDAY 5/16 at NerdMelt!!!

It’s Hump Day so that’s means just two days before the weekend. And what do you have to look forward to? Well kids, comedy of course! The NerdMelt Showroom will be presenting AN EVENING WITH NATE CRAIG this Friday, May 16, and all the cool kids will be there; specifically comedians Nate Craig, Chris Fairbanks, […]

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Quick Dish: Don’t Miss The Tinkle Twins! at NerdMelt This Thursday 5/15

Quick Dish: Don’t Miss The Tinkle Twins! at NerdMelt This Thursday 5/15

The Tinkle Twins!, Dana Gould & Arden Myrin, are back this week for their monthly variety show at the NerdMelt Showroom. Thursday, May 15, you can see a plethora of performers knock your Tinkletastic socks off. These Tinkle guests include Kurt Braunholer (Hot Tub Show, @midnight) The Lampshades (Kate Flannery from The Office!) Brad Williams […]

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Quick Dish: Tomorrow See WHAT’S NEW at NerdMelt Showroom ft. Joe Wengert

Quick Dish: Tomorrow See WHAT’S NEW at NerdMelt Showroom ft. Joe Wengert

Can I get a WHOOP WHOOP? Tomorrow, May 13, What’s New is back at NerdMelt. Live standup show and Nerdist Industries podcast, What’s New features the standup comedy you wanna hear. It’s fresh and it’s your chance to see sets comes together. Did I mention it’s FREE, there’s FREE BEER and there’s an awesome headliner? […]

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Quick Dish: See What’s Up Tiger Lily? 2Nite ft. Kashian, Koechner, Kaplan & Pepitone

Quick Dish: See What’s Up Tiger Lily? 2Nite ft. Kashian, Koechner, Kaplan & Pepitone

What’s up with me? Not much. What’s Up with TIGER LILY? SO SO MUCH! Tonight head on over to iO WEST for some post Mother’s Day shenanigans. These wonderful entertainers will be giving you a case of the Monday giggles: Jackie Kashian! Eddie Pepitone! Dave Koechner! Myq Kaplan! + special surprises Only $5! You have […]

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Quick Dish: Check Out Nerdist School Class Shows & ‘Horrible Movie Night’ at NerdMelt

Quick Dish: Check Out Nerdist School Class Shows & ‘Horrible Movie Night’ at NerdMelt

Tonight that beacon of education that turns citizens into stars, THE NERDIST SCHOOL, has two FREE shows just for you. At 7pm, it’s Nerdist School Level 2 Improv Class Show. And at 8pm, it’s Nerdist School Level 3 Improv Class Show! Watch comedy brilliance in the making at the Nerdmelt Showroom!         […]

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Quick Dish: Head On Over to the Goonies Show for BYOB Comedy Laughs

Quick Dish: Head On Over to the Goonies Show for BYOB Comedy Laughs

Need some outside the box entertainment then the Goonies Show is for you. This show is a BYOB comedy show in a black box theatre in Inglewood. Does it get any more alt than that? The Goonies that will be entertaining the spuds out of you include: Allen Strickland Williams Alex Hooper Danny Lobell Rick […]

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Quick Dish: Don’t Miss Amazing Comedians PLUS Guy Branum’s Residency at Comedy Palace Tomorrow 5/8

Quick Dish: Don’t Miss Amazing Comedians PLUS Guy Branum’s Residency at Comedy Palace Tomorrow 5/8

Your week is looking up in a big way. Tomorrow, May 8, a bevy of funny folk take over the top floor of The Palace restaurant for sheer fun. On the comedy menu you will find Jay Weingarten (Sleepaway Camp) James Austin Johnson (Twain) Lauren Brown (Butt Stuff) Tess Barker (Lady to Lady, SF Sketchfest) […]

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Quick Dish: Tomorrow Night 5/8 It’s IMPRO(vs)TANDUP at UCBTLA

Quick Dish: Tomorrow Night 5/8 It’s IMPRO(vs)TANDUP at UCBTLA

When improvisers meet stand ups for an all out comedy battle it is laughter war. This month the sketch team WHITE WOMEN (Carl Tart, Ronnie Adrian, Ifechukwude Nwadiwe, Majeed Nami, Lamar Woods, Ishmel Sahid, Zeke Nicholson) faces off against … well … two white women known as JC COCCOLI (Best Week Ever, MTV, Hellogiggles) and […]

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Quick Dish: The One-Year ENTITLEMENT Anniversary Show Happens Tomorrow 5/7

Quick Dish: The One-Year ENTITLEMENT Anniversary Show Happens Tomorrow 5/7

They’re so cool, they’re ice cool. Those hard-hitting writers from VICE who just happen to be comedians are celebrating the one-year anniversary of their comedy show Entitlement this Wednesday, May 7. Los Globos will be filled with mirth, tunes and possibly some classic VICE hoity-toity moments. RORY SCOVEL, DJ DOUGGPOUND BARBARA GRAY will be your […]

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Quick Dish: Experience Daniel Shar’s ‘Lame and Fortune’ at the Comedy Central Stage WEDNESDAY 5/7!

Quick Dish: Experience Daniel Shar’s ‘Lame and Fortune’ at the Comedy Central Stage WEDNESDAY 5/7!

It takes true guts to put on a solo sketch show but it also means you get all the glory. HA! This WEDNESDAY May 7 Chicago-based writer and performer DANIEL SHAR brings his one-man endeavor Lame and Fortune to the Comedy Central Stage. If you like “dark, dumb, silly and smart” then I suggest you […]