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Quick Dish LA: The LA Premiere of Dark Comedy SCRAPS 8.8 at The Downtown Independent

Quick Dish LA: The LA Premiere of Dark Comedy SCRAPS 8.8 at The Downtown Independent

If you’ve never missed a day of Comedy Cake coverage in your life, then you will remember the fiercely unique projects of DANIEL SHAR, like “Weird Copcept Album” and “We Have to Move.” This Wednesday, August 8th, you can feast your eyes on Shar’s feature debut as a writer/director with his 85-minute dark comedy SCRAPS. […]

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Video Licks: ‘We Have To Move’ Is One Hilarious Apartment Hunting Adventure

Video Licks: ‘We Have To Move’ Is One Hilarious Apartment Hunting Adventure

Apartment hunting is the worst, but I bet you’ll feel a lot better about it once you see this web series. From the minds of The Onion contributor Daniel Shar and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt writer Marlena Rodriguez (who also star in the series), We Have To Move follows a quaint Chicago couple as they Craigslist […]

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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 […]

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Quick Dish: Don’t YOU Want To Be At SketchMelt TODAY?

Quick Dish: Don’t YOU Want To Be At SketchMelt TODAY?

OF COURSE YOU DO! Tonight, May 1st, at the NerdMelt Showroom hosts Brad Gage (Family Sandwich) and Christian Spicer (IMPRO(VS)TANDUP) present a showcase of the best new live and video sketch comedy you’ve ever seen in your life. Yes, it’s that good! Some of the “sketchiest” folks you’ll be meeting include Jacob Demonte-Finn Daniel Shar […]