Quick Dish

Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

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Quick Dish: Make like a Ghost & Fly to ‘The Higgs Weldon Halloween’ Show 2NITE

Quick Dish: Make like a Ghost & Fly to ‘The Higgs Weldon Halloween’ Show 2NITE

“America’s favorite humor comedy fun times website,” The Higgs Weldon is putting on another live comedy show and this time it has a Halloween theme. Complete with stand-up, sketch, and characters from your favorite Higgs Weldon writers, this show should be scarey good. Jim Hamilton, Asterios Kokkinos, Chase Bernstein, Rob Schultz will be gracing Melrose’s […]

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Quick Dish: Festival Supreme will Rock Your World in the Best Way

Quick Dish: Festival Supreme will Rock Your World in the Best Way

Amazingly, there are still tickets available to the comedy rock festival of the century. I know! Festival Supreme is the first of its kind and will surely be an epic experience. The bodacious lineup taking over the Santa Monica Pier includes: Tim & Eric The Mr Show Experience The Mighty Boosh Sarah Silverman Zach Galifianakis […]

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Quick Dish: CommuniCon rears its Greendalian head this weekend Oct 19-20

Quick Dish: CommuniCon rears its Greendalian head this weekend Oct 19-20

The second annual CommuniCon celebrating all that is NBC‘s Community will be kicking off tomorrow Oct 19. Fans are filled with excitement and have already taken over the Embassy Suites in Glendale. The first CommuniCon was jam packed with writer panels, actor panels, trivia contests, costume contests, merch and of course Dan Harmon. This year […]

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Quick Dish: Head on over to ‘The Business LA’ TONIGHT!

Quick Dish: Head on over to ‘The Business LA’ TONIGHT!

Why not celebrate the government re-opening with some soothing comedy this week. I know just the place you can chillax and get some much needed laughs. Silverlake’s The Business LA show boasts an impressive lineup you will not want to miss: HOWARD KREMER BRODY STEVENS JOSELYN HUGHES BRANDON VAUGHN BEN BIZUNEH ROJO PEREZ PLUS Business […]

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Quick Dish: DO NOT MISS Brett Gelman and friends at Super Serious tonight!

Quick Dish: DO NOT MISS Brett Gelman and friends at Super Serious tonight!

The government may be shutdown but comedy stops for NO ONE. Some of your favorite troublemakers are taking over The Super Serious Show tonight. Check out this outstanding lineup: Andrés du Bouchet (Conan) De Anne Smith (The Late Late Show) Iliza Shlesinger (Last Comic Standing) Joe Mande (Conan) Sam Simmons (Just For Laughs) Brett Gelman […]

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Quick Dish: “Sleight Of Mouth with Justin Willman” TONIGHT at NerdMelt!

Quick Dish: “Sleight Of Mouth with Justin Willman” TONIGHT at NerdMelt!

Justin Willman, who you may know from “Cupcake Wars” and the Nerdist Channel, brings his magic (literally) to the NerdMelt Showroom tonight. The “late night-style” talk show festivities will be over the top when guests Eric Andre, Todd Robbins, Andy Clockwise and Eric Schwartz (aka Smooth E) takeover the mic. Prepare to laugh and have […]

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Quick Dish: Watch IFC’s “Festival Supreme” Comedy Week

Quick Dish: Watch IFC’s “Festival Supreme” Comedy Week

As an exclusive TV partner to Tenacious D’s Festival Supreme (Oct 19) comedy rock festival IFC will be showing all your comedy favorites the whole week long. I caught the Comedy Bang! Bang! Marathon, Monty Python documentary, and The Whitest Kids You Know this weekend. You can enjoy even MORE classics this Monday, Oct 14 […]

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Quick Dish: Rock out at UCB’s Comedy Collide this SATURDAY

Quick Dish: Rock out at UCB’s Comedy Collide this SATURDAY

This weekend Echo Park will be overtaken with international music and local comedy at Filter Magazine’s Culture Collide 2013 event. LA’s UCB theatre will be putting on an epic comedy show for festival goers Saturday evening, Oct 12 at the 826LA space. Check out this awesome lineup: Maria Bamford Nick Thune Rory Scovel Dominic Dierkes […]

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Quick Dish: “Getting Doug with High” feat. Jeff Ross drops TODAY

Quick Dish: “Getting Doug with High” feat. Jeff Ross drops TODAY

In 4+ hours the next episode of “Getting Doug with High” hits the Interwaves. On today’s episode podcasting king Doug Benson (Doug Loves Movies, Dining with Doug & Karen, Benson Interruption) interviews (and smokes out with) comedian Jeffrey Ross. I imagine Mr. Ross will be pure magic with or without the aid of cannabis. We’re […]

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Quick Dish: Pick up a comic and watch some stand-up at “The Meltdown” show

Quick Dish: Pick up a comic and watch some stand-up at “The Meltdown” show

I’m not suggesting you hit on comedians but I AM implying you read comic books. Of course, I’m sure the comedians wouldn’t … never mind. This Wednesday Oct 9 The Meltdown show will be better than ever with a tantalizing line-up of your favorite stand-ups and some witty banter from your hosts Kumail Nanjiani and […]