Quick Dish

Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

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Quick Dish: Don’t Miss ‘Set List’ TONIGHT, Friday the 13th, at UCBTLA

Quick Dish: Don’t Miss ‘Set List’ TONIGHT, Friday the 13th, at UCBTLA

Stand-up Without A Net otherwise known as SET LIST is back at UCBTLA. From the minds of Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad, SET LIST features top comedians who are given a never-before-seen “set list” of strange and outrageous topics and those comics must perform the list seamlessly, while the audience follows said list on the […]

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Quick Dish: THE TALKIES Are Coming to LA June 14 SO BE THERE!

Quick Dish: THE TALKIES Are Coming to LA June 14 SO BE THERE!

Now you Angelinos can experience what all those SFers have been taking for granted. Saturday, June 14th, THE TALKIES come to LA’s Echoes Under Sunset for just one night! This long-running monthly comedy/multimedia show features kookie characters, videos and the essential powerpoint presentation. And who exactly will be bringing on the laughter for this one […]

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Quick Dish: Catch ‘The Mo Show’ & ‘Horrible Movie Night’ This SATURDAY

Quick Dish: Catch ‘The Mo Show’ & ‘Horrible Movie Night’ This SATURDAY

Start putting together your weekend plans because there will be plenty of laughs to be had. Saturday (June 14) head on down to the NerdMelt Showroom for some alternative fun. First off, you have the best evening talk show this side of the Mississippi, The Mo Show. Comedian Mo Welch hosts this live talk show […]

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Quick Dish: The Super Secret (Maybe Not So Secret) Show is Back TONIGHT!

Quick Dish: The Super Secret (Maybe Not So Secret) Show is Back TONIGHT!

The Lyric Theatre opens its doors to the show that likes to keep a low profile. Tonight (June 11) The Super Secret Show welcomes these fine comedians: Natasha Leggero Joe Derosa Barry Rothbart Johnny Pemberton Jodi Miller Rob O’Reilly Zach Noe Towers Josh Waldron hosted by Internet Sensation Flula Borg! Be there or be just […]

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Quick Dish: Get Cheerful with SUPER SERIOUS June 18 at The Virgil ft. Jon Dore

Quick Dish: Get Cheerful with SUPER SERIOUS June 18 at The Virgil ft. Jon Dore

Your favorite monthly live comedy show with music, food truck, happy hour & comedy is back! This month The Super Serious Show features artists of funny from Conan, The Late Late Show, The Pete Holmes Show, Undateable, and more. Check out this amazing lineup strutting its stuff June 18: Jon Dore (Conan, Comedy Central) Cristela […]

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Quick Dish: Tonight See ‘An Evening with IAN KARMEL’ at NerdMelt Showroom

Quick Dish: Tonight See ‘An Evening with IAN KARMEL’ at NerdMelt Showroom

You’ve seen him on Conan, Travel Channel’s Best Sandwich in America and Portlandia. He is a roundtable panelist and writer for E!’s Chelsea Lately. He is IAN KARMEL and you must see him perform at the NerdMelt Showroom this very evening, June 10. At An Evening with IAN KARMEL Ian will be joined by his […]

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Quick Dish: Find Your True Bliss at Sleepaway Camp Tuesday at Downtown Indie

Quick Dish: Find Your True Bliss at Sleepaway Camp Tuesday at Downtown Indie

Happiness is something we all need in our lives. Sleepaway Camp brings us a little closer to such bliss this Tuesday, June 10. Camper Jay Weingarten leads When LOVE Meets FEAR and will be joined by these other love teachers: PETE HOLMES GREG PROOPS NICK THUNE RYAN SINGER CHRIS THAYER KIMBERLY CLARK JOE KWACZALA GEORGE […]

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Quick Dish: RISE UP and Cheer for Comedy this Tuesday 6/10

Quick Dish: RISE UP and Cheer for Comedy this Tuesday 6/10

Check out one of Hollywood’s best drinking establishments and enjoy some comedy this Tuesday evening, June 10. RISE UP COMEDY is back for another glorious night of FREE entertainment complete with tasty taco truck. Behold the KILLER laugh train: Emily Heller (Conan, Chelsea Lately, Comedy Central) Jann Karam (Seinfeld) Debra DiGiovanni (Just For Laughs, Canada’s […]

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Quick Dish: It’s Troy Conrad’s PROMPTER This Saturday at NerdMelt

Quick Dish: It’s Troy Conrad’s PROMPTER This Saturday at NerdMelt

Troy Conrad, the man who brought you Set List, offers up his newest creation, Prompter, this Saturday evening (June 7) at NerdMelt Showroom. Comics use a teleprompter to deliver a TED Talk-style presentation. Of course, the teleprompter unexpectedly freezes and the performer must rely on their improvisational skills to tackle the subject until the prompter […]

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Quick Dish: It’s HOT in the Hot Tub Show Monday Night

Quick Dish: It’s HOT in the Hot Tub Show Monday Night

Monday, June 9 hosts Kurt Braunohler (@midnight) and Kristen Schaal (Bob’s Burgers) bring you another HOT evening of laughter at the Hot Tub show. This lineup will blow you out of the water for sure: Adam Cayton-Holland Dave Hill Ian Karmel Claudia O’Doherty Barry Rothbart Melissa Stephens Liza Treyger There will be much fun to […]