Friday Comedy Madness (4/1/2011)

Brainwash Open Mic 12th Anniversary. 1122 Folsom St. SF. Free. 8 PM. Hosted by Tony Sparks. [Time to get down. Cake and Music and Comedy.]

Hella Fools Benefit Show @ Il Pirata. 2007 16th ST. 9 PM. No Cover. Featuring Big Al Gonzales, Kristee Ono and Tony Sparks. [A chance to give back].

Everything Jamboree @ Dark Room Theater. 2263 Mission St. SF. $7. 7:30 PM. Featuring the comedy trust of Jesse Fernandez, Miles K and Jesse Elias. [Three geniuses].

For the People Variety Show @ The Dark Room Theater. 2263 Mission St. SF. $15. 10 PM. Featuring a slew of characters including Teddy the Bum, Carmelita and Bobby Guap. [Big ups to Bobby who has been on a roll for the last two weeks]

Anthony “Scruncho” McKinley @ Impala Lounge. 501 Broadway ST. SF. $10. 8 PM. Hosted by. Eric Murphy. 

jericho! Comedy @ UC Berkeley w/ UC Davis’ Birdstrike. 101 Moffit. $1. [Two comedy troupes become one comedy monster].

Comedy Off Broadway Oakland. 1 Broadway. Oakland. Featuring Dave Thomason, BA Hunter, Jules Posner, Nato Green and headliner Anthony Hill. Hosted by Joe Geckler [Some very funny gentlemen. That won’t rob you.]

Wharf Room Comedy @ Castagnola’s. 286 Jefferson St. SF. Featuring Chantel Williams, Ben Feldman, Bob Lieberman, Duat Mai, Red Scott and more. [Look at that seal.]

Steve Rannazzisi @ The Punchline. 444 Battery St. SF. Two Shows: 8 PM & 10:00 PM. $19. +18. Two Drink Minimum. 

John Pinette @ Cobb’s Comedy Club. 915 Columbus Ave. SF. Two Shows: 8 PM & 10:15 PM. $23. 18+. Two Drink Minimum.