Quick Dish

Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

 CakeMama

Quick Dish: Season Five of ‘Archer’ Premieres 2nite on FX!

Quick Dish: Season Five of ‘Archer’ Premieres 2nite on FX!

Last season left most members of ISIS with something to cheer about, kinda. Archer narrowly escaped death and we we learned Lana was with child, for starters. Sure, Ray was paralysed again but surely that can be repaired. Right? Season five of Archer is about to knock all of that out of the water. The […]

 CakeMama

Quick Dish: 10 More Reasons to Attend the 2014 RIOT LA Comedy Festival

Quick Dish: 10 More Reasons to Attend the 2014 RIOT LA Comedy Festival

I’m running out of reasons to entice you to experience LA’s premiere alternative comedy festival, the 2014 RIOT LA . Oh wait, I thought of 10 more reasons to hang out in DTLA January 9-12. Giggle. Not only would it behoove you to purchase a SUPERFAN PASS but you will want to slap down some […]

 CakeMama

Quick Dish: Thursday nights are Looking Bright at the LITTLE JOY show

Quick Dish: Thursday nights are Looking Bright at the LITTLE JOY show

So much amazing comedy happening tonight. I wish I had cybernetic speed to attend each and every event. One of the stand-up shows you SHOULD NOT miss is Little Joy. This gem of a show hidden behind a bomb shelter at the Little Joy Bar in Echo Park warrants its secrecy. Behold the stupendous line-up […]

 CakeMama

Quick Dish: The Incestuous Saga ‘The Spoils of Babylon’ begins TONIGHT

Quick Dish: The Incestuous Saga ‘The Spoils of Babylon’ begins TONIGHT

I think IFC must have ran a million promos for this once in a lifetime television event. Was it worth it? YES! Tonight the six-part series The Spoils of Babylon begins its highly anticipated tale of love, war and intrigue. The all-star cast includes Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig, Tobey Maguire and Tim Robbins. These heavy […]

 CakeMama

Quick Dish: Get Tickets for The Dork Forest in NYC with Judah Friedlander NOW!

Quick Dish: Get Tickets for The Dork Forest in NYC with Judah Friedlander NOW!

That undeniably funny man from 30 Rock and Wet Hot American Summer, Judah Friedlander, will be charming a lucky 2014 NYC Podfest audience January 11th when he gets dorky on Jackie Kashian’s Dork Forest Podcast. What will Judah’s dorkdom be? Here’s a clue: Yes , I'm doing a podcast show @NYCPodFest with @jackiekashian I will probly […]

 CakeMama

Quick Dish: Extra! Extra! EXTRA CREDIT Debuts 2Nite!

Quick Dish: Extra! Extra! EXTRA CREDIT Debuts 2Nite!

You love NEW. You love FREE. You love COMEDY. Well, the criteria match up so head on down to The Clubhouse tonight for a brand spankin new comedy show called Extra Credit. A very unique aspect of the show is that it closes out with a LIGHTNING ROUND LOTTERY. It’s an open mic except you […]

 CakeMama

Quick Dish: Read why RIOT LA SHOULD be on Your Radar This Week

Quick Dish: Read why RIOT LA SHOULD be on Your Radar This Week

LA’s Alternative Comedy Festival 2014 aka RIOT LA is a force to be reckoned with. There will be 45 special shows to offer spread out over 4 days Jan 9-12, including Comedy Bang! Bang!, The Birthday Boys, KCRW’s Storytime for Grown-Ups, This Is Not Happening with Ari Shaffir, Jon Benjamin Has a Van, SUPEREGO, Power […]

 CakeMama

Quick Dish: Sleepaway Camp is BACK 2Nite!!!

Quick Dish: Sleepaway Camp is BACK 2Nite!!!

2013 is soooooo a week ago. We are ready for a fresh comedy start so why not spend it at Sleepaway Camp in DTLA this very evening January 7. That crazy troop of funny folks has a special treat for you tonight at the Downtown Independent. What is it, you say? A VERY SPECIAL GAME […]

 CakeMama

Quick Dish: FIRST Meltdown Show of the Year is almost here

Quick Dish: FIRST Meltdown Show of the Year is almost here

Jonah and Kumail are back at the Meltdown Comics & Collectibles with a bevy of 2014 fun. I’m sure the guys have a lot to discuss after their two week hiatus. The Meltdown 2014 is sure to bring plenty of laughs and memorable times. Check out the lineup for the first show of the new […]

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Quick Dish: All New @midnight Episodes Begin Tonight on Comedy Central

Quick Dish: All New @midnight Episodes Begin Tonight on Comedy Central

The wait just seemed agonizing long but @midnight is back with all new episodes TONIGHT on Comedy Central. Chris Hardwick’s guests will be Andrea Savage (Dog Bites Man), Paul Scheer (The League) and Kumail “#Butts” Nanjiani (The Indoor Kids, Portlandia). Who will get the most points? Tune in and see. Mentions: Watch @midnight M-Th 12A-11C […]