Courting Comedy

Jul 09

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7/16! Super Trashed Bros: Crowdsourced Video Game Drinking Game @ Stork Club. 2330 Telegraph Ave. Oakland. 7:00pm. Featuring Ivan Hernandez, Jesse Fernandez, Jacob Rubin and Will Scovill. Hosted by OJ Patterson, Jesse McGrath, and Stephen Ku. 

[ONE WEEK AWAY! Somebody come to this so I’m not so stressed out? It’s a comedian-paneled game show, where if you fail you drink and we field audience suggestions. It’s our first show, please come out and support!]

7/16! Super Trashed Bros: Crowdsourced Video Game Drinking Game @ Stork Club. 2330 Telegraph Ave. Oakland. 7:00pm. Featuring Ivan Hernandez, Jesse Fernandez, Jacob Rubin and Will Scovill. Hosted by OJ Patterson, Jesse McGrath, and Stephen Ku.

[ONE WEEK AWAY! Somebody come to this so I’m not so stressed out? It’s a comedian-paneled game show, where if you fail you drink and we field audience suggestions. It’s our first show, please come out and support!]

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Blog Love: 100 Dates of Summer's "33/100" -

[EVERYBODY’S LOOKING FOR LOVE! While I was witness to this date, I particularly enjoy the disdain for Papp Johnson’s invasive crowd work]

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Jul 08

Room 315: "A Showgirl's Tomb" -

Podcast: Tales From the Swan Hotel. “Room 315: ‘A Showgirl’s Tomb’”. Download Link: Here. iTunes Link: Here. Official Link: Here.

swanhotel:


The tearful tale of Las Vegas’s “Lady of the Water” Gabriella Vines whose life spins out of control when she marries mobster Jimmy Nicoletti.

With Jane Harrison as Gabriella Vines, Jason Dove as Jimmy Nicoletti, Scott Simpson as Tom Newman, Bucky Sinister as Doc Kessler, Joe Tobin as Scoop and Alex Koll as The Writer. 

Featuring additional voice talents of Nick Palm, Jesse Hett, Aviva Siegel, Josh Marcus, Allison Mick, Nicole Calasich, Ivan Hernandez and Ron Chapman as the voice of The Swan Hotel. 

Original musical theme by Nick Stargu with artwork by Justin DeVine 

Rate & Review Tales From The Swan Hotel on iTunes and Stitcher

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Hanging out with Caitlin Gill. #chill #sacramento #toes

Hanging out with Caitlin Gill. #chill #sacramento #toes

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Cameron Edmondson and Medicine Bug at Troubled Comedy at Amnesia. (at Amnesia)

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Cameron Edmondson and Medicine Bug at Troubled Comedy at Amnesia. (at Amnesia)

The Rundown Tuesday July 8 2014 -

mattgubser:

The Rundown Tuesday July 8 2014

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

News

Tonight’s show at Red Room is a roast for departing host Ben Switzer who is moving to New York. DNA is taking over the room which will now be a weekly showcase with a limited open mic. Haightian Democracy isn’t happening in its regular slot tonight. It will be on next week.

Shows

Tonight’s Top Pick

Milkin’ It with Jules Posner Headliner Natasha Muse (WATCH CLIP), George Chen, Brandon Garner, Aviva Siegel, Joe Gorman, Sara Reihani, Lucas Molandez, Dave Thomason, host Jules Posner @ Milk 1840 Haight (Haight) 8:00 FREE!

San Francisco

Troubled Comedy @ Amnesia 853 Valencia St (Mission) 7:00-9:00 FREE!
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Milkin’ It with Jules Posner Headliner Natasha Muse (WATCH CLIP) @ Milk 1840 Haight (Haight) 8:00 FREE!
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Harvey’s Funny Tuesdays @ 500 Castro (Castro) 9:00 FREE! (1 item min)
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Avengers of Comedy Headliner Casey Ley (WATCH CLIP) @ Punchline 444 Battery St (Financial) 8:00 $15 (2 drink min)

East Bay

Family Friendly Comedy @ Smoking Pig BBQ Company 3340 Mowry Ave Fremont 8:00-9:30 FREE!
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Speak Easy Open Mic & ShowcaseLavon Godfrey & Terry Moore @ Parliament 811 Washington St Oakland 8:00 $5/$3 w student ID
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Feelmore Adult Gallery Presents: Ladies Love the Layover @ 1517 Franklin, Oakland (Downtown) 8:30pm FREE!
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Comic Sense Headliner Pete Munoz (WATCH CLIP) @ Tommy T’s 5104 Hopyard Rd Pleasanton 7:30 $10 (2 item min)

South Bay

Branded Funny Comedy Showcase @ Agave 2270 Monterey Hwy San Jose 7:00 $5
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The Roast of Ben Switzer @ 200 Locust St Santa Cruz 8:00 FREE!
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North Bay

Comedy King Pins @ Double Decker Lanes 300 Golf Course Drive Rohnert Park 8:30 FREE!
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Mark Pitta & Friends @ Throckmorton Theater 142 Throckmorton Ave Mill Valley 8:00 $21

Open Mics

San Francisco

Neck of the Woods @ 406 Clement St (Richmond) 7:30-10:00
Danny Dechi
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Ignite the Mic @ The Center SF 548 Fillmore St (Hayes Valley) 7:30 sign-up/8:00-9:15
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Open Mic @ Brainwash Café 1122 Folsom St (SoMa) 7:30 sign up/8:00-10:00
Anthony Medina
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La Rocca’s @ 957 Columbus (Russian Hill) 9:30 sign-up/10:00-2:00 5-7 minutes
Bryce Benson
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East Bay

Starry Plough Open Mic (mixed) @ 3101 Shattuck Oakland 7:30 sign-up/8:00
Joan Pez
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Speak Easy Open Mic & ShowcaseLavon Godfrey & Terry Moore @ Parliament 811 Washington St Oakland 8:00 $5 (includes performers)/$3 w student ID
Bri Blue
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Blue Candle Tuesdays (mixed) @ Dorsey’s Locker 5817 Shattuck Ave Oakland 8:00 sign-up/9:00 
DJ Styles
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Acappela Flows (mixed) @ Sweetfingers 464 14th St San Leandro 8:00 doors/9:00 start/ $5 before 10:00
Joy Elan

South Bay

Poor House Bistro Open Mic (mixed) @ 91 South Autumn Street San Jose 6:00-9:00
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Caffé Frascati Open Mic (mixed) @ 315 S 1st St San Jose 8:00-11:00
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Upcoming

7/2 Free “How to Produce a Successful Comedy Show” Seminar by Charlie Ballard @ Mexicali Rose Restaurant Oakland 9:00
7/11 Small Town Comedy Festival Healdsburg
7/12-13 24 Hour Cynic Cave
7/15 Daryus Monday and Mike Spiegelman Live Taping @ Layover Oakland
7/25-7/27 Comedy Superfest Oakland
8/1 2nd Annual Comedy Crawl
9/12 Funny or Die Oddball Comedy Fest Mountain View

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

Leslie Small’s to-do list. #favoritethingsoflastnight #jokelife #comedy #ritespot #sf #fuck

Leslie Small’s to-do list. #favoritethingsoflastnight #jokelife #comedy #ritespot #sf #fuck