Courting Comedy

Jul 28

Josh Argyle at Cheaper Than Therapy: Stand Up Comedy @ Shelton Theater

Josh Argyle at Cheaper Than Therapy: Stand Up Comedy @ Shelton Theater

mandatoryrollercoaster:

Sandwiches

mandatoryrollercoaster:

Sandwiches

The Rundown July 28 2014 -

mattgubser:

The Rundown July 28 2014 

All your #SanFrancisco #BayArea #standup #comedy #shows & #openmics.

News

Tonight’s show at Milk is also a birthday party for Brandon Stokes.

No Open Mic Tyson tonight at Stork. Booked show instead.

Doc Rickett’s & Doc’s Lab, a new restaurant & performance venue located at the old Purple Onion, is set to open 9/13. The venue will host music, comedy, and literary events. They are now hiring.

Tonight’s Top Picks

The Business: Mid-Summer Night’s Comedy Dream Edition
With Jeff Kreisler, Red Scott, George Chen, & regulars Bucky Sinister, Jules Posner, David Gborie, & Natasha Muse @ Lost Weekend Video 1034 Valencia (Mission) 7:30 $5

Move Along Nothing to See Here
With Hayden Greif-Neill, Emily Epstein White, Jesse Hett, Andrew Holmgren, Adam Pearlstein, Brendan Lynch, Tess Barker, and your regular hosts @ The Night Light 311 Broadway Oakland (Jack London) 8:00 FREE!

Shows

San Francisco

The Business: Mid-Summer Night’s Comedy Dream Edition @ Lost Weekend Video 1034 Valencia (Mission) 7:30 $5
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Nachos and Stokes’ Birthday Party @ Milk Bar 1840 Haight St (Haight) 8:00 FREE!
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LOL Mondays at OMG @ OMG 43 Sixth St (SoMa) 8:00 FREE!
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Melt the Mic Headliner Matt Gubser (WATCH CLIP) @ Melt Café 700 Columbus (North Beach) 8:00 FREE!
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Laughgasm @ Rite Spot Café 2099 Folsom St (Mission) 8:00 FREE!
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Monday Nonsense Comedy Showcase Headliner Kate Willett (WATCH CLIP) @ Showdown 10 6th St (SoMa) 8:00 FREE!

Peninsula

It’s Funny Now Headliner Iris Benson (WATCH CLIP) @ The Swingin’ Door 106 E 25th St 9:00 FREE!

East Bay

Hydra Show Headliner Matt Lieb (WATCH CLIP) @ Stork Club 2330 Telegraph Ave Oakland 6:30 FREE!
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Vinnie’s Bar And Grill Stand Up Comedy @ 2045 Mt Diablo St Concord 7:30 FREE!
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Move Along Nothing to See Here @ The Night Light 311 Broadway Oakland (Jack London) 8:00 FREE!

South Bay

Monday Night Comedy @ Surf City Billiards 931 Pacific Ave 9:30 FREE!

Open Mics

San Francisco

New Joke Workshop @ Mutiny Radio 5:30 sign-up/6:00-8:00 Five minutes new material with feedback given
Host Pam Benjamin
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The Monday Night Hype @ Brainwash 1122 Folsom St (SoMA) 6:00 sign-up/7:00-10:00 Four Minutes
Hosts Mike Skott & Trevor Joyner
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M3Sqrd @ Mutiny Radio 2781 21St (Mission) 7:30 sign-up/8:00 Five minutes
Host Mikey Valentino
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LOL @ OMG 43 Sixth St (SoMa) 6:30 sign-up/7:00-8:00
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Portal’s Tavern @ 179 W. Portal Ave (West Portal) 8:00/9:00 Five minutes
Host Justin Alan
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Monday Nonsense Comedy Open Mic @ Showdown 10 6th St (SoMa) 9:30ish (after showcase)
Host Susannah Chovnick

East Bay

Ivy Room Open Mic @ 860 San Pablo, Albany 8:30 sign-up/9:00 5 minutes
Host Johan Miranda

South Bay

Woodham’s Lounge @ 4475 Steven’s Creek Blvd San Jose 8:30/9:00-1:00ish
Host Pete Munoz
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Monday Night Comedy @ Surf City Billiards 931 Pacific Ave 9:00-9:30
Host Stoney Godet

Upcoming

8/1 2nd Annual Comedy Crawl San Francisco
8/27 Marga Gomez Commonwealth Club Interview
9/12 Funny or Die Oddball Comedy Fest Mountain View
9/14 34th Annual Comedy Day San Francisco

See something I missed? Want to make sure your show is listed?
Email matt@mattgubser.com.

comedybodega:

Happy Holidays from Comedy Bodega, Marga Gomez and Molly Sokhom.

comedybodega:

Happy Holidays from Comedy Bodega, Marga Gomez and Molly Sokhom.

calasich:

Attractive Camp 7/27 with @johancomedy @jessethehett Duat Mai , Kwasi Mensah, Jessica Sele, @tesstifybarker, and @calasich . What a pleasure.

calasich:

Attractive Camp 7/27 with @johancomedy @jessethehett Duat Mai , Kwasi Mensah, Jessica Sele, @tesstifybarker, and @calasich . What a pleasure.

Jul 24

I Will Need a Good Night's Sleep -

theworstdamnsportsshowperiod:

Tomorrow night, I get to do a guest spot with the Recchia during their improv show, “Your Fucked Up Relationship” for F!#&ing Free Friday*. For those who don’t know what I am talking about, the Recchia is the main team for Endgames Improv, the production company / improv school I went through, and…

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scovill:

Got some sweet promo items for the Swan Hotel podcast. If you see me around this week ask me for some buttons and they’re yours gratis. The third episode should be ready in the next couple of weeks, in the mean time listen to the first two episodes on iTunes or Stitcher.

scovill:

Got some sweet promo items for the Swan Hotel podcast. If you see me around this week ask me for some buttons and they’re yours gratis. The third episode should be ready in the next couple of weeks, in the mean time listen to the first two episodes on iTunes or Stitcher.

(via swanhotel)

danagould:

Recording Beach Boys’ hits as William Shatner / Adam West  duets for the next Dana Gould Hour podcast with Andy Paley, Jillinda Palmer and Joe Napolitano. 

Hey, I know what I like…

danagould:

Recording Beach Boys’ hits as William Shatner / Adam West duets for the next Dana Gould Hour podcast with Andy Paley, Jillinda Palmer and Joe Napolitano.

Hey, I know what I like…

Blog Love!: Splitsider's "Sheng Wang on New York and San Francisco's Standup Scenes" -

A lot good advice from a comedy capo.