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Quick Dish NY: SHATTERED Tragicomedy Solo Show from Diana Varco 9.25 at Caveat

Quick Dish NY: SHATTERED Tragicomedy Solo Show from Diana Varco 9.25 at Caveat

Saturday, September 25th, solo artist DIANA VARCO will bring Caveat a solo performance of her fast-paced tragicomedy Shattered. The playwright and performer is a UCB/Groundlings trained improvisor, story-teller and actress who uses the power of humor to heal. Shattered employs comedy and character-work “to explore mental health, the impact of sexual assault, power of shame, […]

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Quick Dish NY: MARIA DeCOTIS Presents ‘SENSITIVE: An Hour of Standup & Song’ TOMORROW at Caveat

Quick Dish NY: MARIA DeCOTIS Presents ‘SENSITIVE: An Hour of Standup & Song’ TOMORROW at Caveat

NYC-based comedian, actress, and writer, Maria DeCotis, (who “famously Christmas caroled for Big Boi at age 12”) will present an hour of standup and song on what it means to be SENSITIVE TOMORROW at Caveat. DeCotis has been featured in Rolling Stone, Vogue, New York Magazine, The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, […]

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Quick Dish Quarantine: MESSAGE in A BOTTLE Solo Armory Comedy with Michelle Drozdick TOMORROW Online

Quick Dish Quarantine: MESSAGE in A BOTTLE Solo Armory Comedy with Michelle Drozdick TOMORROW Online

If you missed Michelle Drozdick’s dark, solo comedy MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE on stage, do not fret. You can catch it virtually TOMORROW, August 18th care of The Armory Comedy. The show tells “the surreal but true-to-life love story between a woman and a bottle of vodka, from the early days of awkward first love […]

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Tasty News: Enjoy A DUCKY Tales Solo Performance 5.13 Care of THE ARMORY

Tasty News: Enjoy A DUCKY Tales Solo Performance 5.13 Care of THE ARMORY

What can you do in a pandemic all by yourself? Yes, I’m already regretting this question. (It’s nothing naughty, you perv!) The answer is put on a hilarious SOLO show! One of The Armory’s livestream event just happens to be a solo show bathed in creativity. Michelle Drozdick has written and will perform an original […]

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Quick Dish LA: COLBY SMITH’S Solo Show ‘SLEEPING GIANT’ Awakens Tomorrow at Lyric Hyperion

Quick Dish LA: COLBY SMITH’S Solo Show ‘SLEEPING GIANT’ Awakens Tomorrow at Lyric Hyperion

This Friday, February 21st, take a trip to Lyric Hyperion to see New York comedian COLBY SMITH (MTV, IFC, Radio Free Brooklyn) present his solo show SLEEPING GIANT. The show had sold-out performances in New York, so the next logical step is to bring that gem out west. TOMORROW Smith will unleash his latest hour […]

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Quick Dish NY: Olivia Levine’s UNSTUCK Solo Show January 30 to February 23 at The Tank

Quick Dish NY: Olivia Levine’s UNSTUCK Solo Show January 30 to February 23 at The Tank

New York comic Olivia Levine’s solo show, UNSTUCK, returns to The Tank for a whole month of OCD fun (January 30th to February 23 to be exact). The show had a nearly sold-out run at The Tank last summer and Levine’s back for more! OCD can be more than just the hand washing, touching, and […]

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Quick Dish NY: KISS MY ASCOT Solo Show with Matt Smith McCormick 8.8 at The PIT Loft

Quick Dish NY: KISS MY ASCOT Solo Show with Matt Smith McCormick 8.8 at The PIT Loft

If you’ve been reading Comedy Cake for a while now, you’ll know we’ve been head over heels enthused about MATT SMITH McCORMICK’S wildly hilarious characters from his The Talk of The Townie series featuring the incomparable nosey neighbor and school bus driver Pammy. Well kids, August frikkin 8th Matt will be bringing his new solo […]

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Quick Dish NY: NICE T!TS CELEBRITY READING Tonight at The Triad

Quick Dish NY: NICE T!TS CELEBRITY READING Tonight at The Triad

AMY MARCS’ critically-acclaimed solo comedy NICE T!TShas been playing for five years on the east coast and TONIGHT. it gets infused with power of a special celebrity reading featuring the faces of Broadway & TV. Marcs’ whirlwind story reminds me of that quote from A Christmas Story , “sometimes, at the height of our revelries, […]

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Quick Dish NY: TOMORROW at Union Hall RACHEL PEGRAM Is…100% THAT B*TCH Solo Show

Quick Dish NY: TOMORROW at Union Hall RACHEL PEGRAM Is…100% THAT B*TCH Solo Show

TOMORROW Rachel Pegram is….100% That Bitch. The comedian’s debut solo show at Union Hall will include characters, storytelling, song, and more featuring Pegram navigating her awkward world of ‘not always doing the right’ accompanied by talented friends. Joining Pegram (Netflix’s The Week Of, Comedy Central) on this excellent adventure will be host X Mayo (The […]

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Quick Dish LA: Kristen Studard’s PROLONGED EYE CONTACT August 23-25 at Lyric Hyperion

Quick Dish LA: Kristen Studard’s PROLONGED EYE CONTACT August 23-25 at Lyric Hyperion

Are you ready to be seen? Maybe not something you’re asked on the daily, but still an interesting question. August 23rd, 24th and 25th at The Lyric Hyperion Theatre, Los Angeles comedian, by way of Chicago, Kristen Studard (SF Sketchfest, The Mindy Project, rides a unicorn in hat Icebreakers commercial), brings you her interactive solo […]