Quick Dish

Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

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Quick Dish: It’s Friday Forty Time TONIGHT at NerdMelt ft. Veep’s Reid Scott

Quick Dish: It’s Friday Forty Time TONIGHT at NerdMelt ft. Veep’s Reid Scott

Watch performers liquid courage their way to “current-affairs sketch-comedy quiz show” stardom TONIGHT (July 11) at the Friday Forty happening at NerdMelt Showroom. Dave Holmes and Scott Gimple host this Jeopardy gone WILD session featuring Veep’s Reid Scott and former “My Boys” co-stars Jamie Kaler and Michael Bunin. Do you think you’d be able to […]

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Quick Dish: Get Your Fix of Varietopia This Weekend at Largo

Quick Dish: Get Your Fix of Varietopia This Weekend at Largo

Who doesn’t love Paul F Tompkins? He’s everywhere these days. He hosts Fusion Channel’s No, You Shut Up! He interviews celebrity guests on the popular web series Speakeasy. He hosts the podcasts The Pod F. Tompkast and The Dead Authors. He’s part of the ensemble cast and podcast that is The Thrilling Adventure Hour. AND, […]

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Quick Dish: Matt & Moses Present ‘This Show is Your Show!’ TONIGHT 7/10 at NerdMelt

Quick Dish: Matt & Moses Present ‘This Show is Your Show!’ TONIGHT 7/10 at NerdMelt

It is more than a show. It’s YOUR show. Yes, you’re very own show! TONIGHT, July 10, Matt Bennett (“Victorious”, “The Virginity Hit”) and Moses Storm present a night featuring themselves and friends, plus some special guests, for an hour of standup, sketch, music, interviews, and MORE. The Matt and Moses clan include: PETE HOLMES […]

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Quick Dish: Tonight COMEDY PALACE Guarantees Extreme Laughter

Quick Dish: Tonight COMEDY PALACE Guarantees Extreme Laughter

Thursday’s hottest weekly FREE comedy show really pulls out all the stops tonight (July 10) at The Palace. The show high atop Los Feliz’ tasty chinese restaurant welcomes major kung pao laughs from the comedians you love. The Comedy Palace lineup features: Laura Mannino (We Make Movies, Short Attention Spin) Brian Parise (Just For Laughs, […]

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Quick Dish: Get in the Storytelling Mix with Stupid Smart Kids TONIGHT 7/9

Quick Dish: Get in the Storytelling Mix with Stupid Smart Kids TONIGHT 7/9

They’re twenty and thirty somethings who are brainy but sometimes do things that are probably not so bright. Lucky for us, they share their funny and/or serious and/or funny-serious but usually FUNNY stories just for us TONIGHT! This month’s Stupid Smart Kids theme is “Independence” so you just know it’s gonna be good because who […]

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Quick Dish: Red Bastard is HERE! Watch him TONIGHT at UCB LA!

Quick Dish: Red Bastard is HERE! Watch him TONIGHT at UCB LA!

Red, bulbous, slightly creepy but incredibly entertaining, Red Bastard is a must-see show. This “dangerous, seductive comedy monster” has played to sold out venues all over the world and will be playing at UCB LA TONIGHT, July 8th. This utterly unique one-man show delivers an interactive theatrical experience that consists of “raw conversations, traps, rewards […]

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Quick Dish: SEE ‘Dirt: A Semi-Improvised Stand-Up Comedy Show’ Thursday 7/10 at UCB

Quick Dish: SEE ‘Dirt: A Semi-Improvised Stand-Up Comedy Show’ Thursday 7/10 at UCB

Forget fun guy Snowden. Come watch the country’s top comics air their most secret moments before Big Brother does. This THURSDAY, July 10, at UCB LA the whistleblowers will include Jerrod Carmichael Kate Berlant Emily Heller Joe Wengert hosted by Kiran Deol and Emily Maya Mills Don’t miss out! Mentions: Show 9:30pm. Buy tickets HERE! […]

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Quick Dish: Break Out of Mind Prison with Sleepaway Camp TUESDAY 7/8 ft. Pete Holmes

Quick Dish: Break Out of Mind Prison with Sleepaway Camp TUESDAY 7/8 ft. Pete Holmes

Tuesday evening, July 8, is particularly special edition of Sleepaway Camp‘s “When Love Meets Fear.” You will be able to let loose in the presence of clearly the wisest happy-makers around: PETE HOLMES MOSHE KASHER DJ DOUGGPOUND JAY LARSON NATE CRAIG JAKE WEISMAN RYAN CONNER CLARE O’KANE EMILY FAYE Fear will melt. Love will grow. […]

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Quick Dish: Spend an Evening with KAREN KILGARIFF at NerdMelt TUESDAY 7/8

Quick Dish: Spend an Evening with KAREN KILGARIFF at NerdMelt TUESDAY 7/8

You know her from comedy’s classic sketch comedy series Mr. Show with Bob and David. She’s written for The Pete Holmes Show and Ellen DeGeneres Show. The amazing comedian and writer, Karen Kilgariff, visits the NerdMelt Showroom Tuesday evening, July 8, for a nice, long entertaining set where she’ll be joined by friends Jon Dore […]

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Quick Dish: Spruce Up Your Monday with Some HOT TUB Show ft. Sam Simmons

Quick Dish: Spruce Up Your Monday with Some HOT TUB Show ft. Sam Simmons

Looking for that kick to get you through the week after a holiday weekend? Start this week off with some comedy bells and whistles at the Hot Tub Show presented by Cleft Clips. This week’s lineup features comics from VH1, 2 Broke Girls, Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction, The Daily Show, Comedy Central and Australia! TONIGHT, […]