12/7-8. Kurt Weitzmann’s Hysterical Historical San Francisco @ Alcove Theater. 414 Mason St. SF. 9PM. $12.50-25. Half Price Tickets: Here. 

Kurt Weitzmann, who founded such Bay Area sketch groups as Nervous Laughter and the SF Weekly parody SF Weakly, takes on the Bay Area in this special holiday edition of his comedy show, Hysterical Historical San Francisco. Weitzmann has been performing stand-up since 1987, appearing on Comedy Central, MTV, The Vancouver Comedy Festival and in San Francisco’s Sketchfest. In addition to his album Talented, Weitzmann wrote and directed the film Last Call. In this stand-up show, Weitzmann turns to his city for inspiration, poking fun at everything from the Barbary Coast to Haight-Ashbury (and every neighborhood in between).

12/7-8. Kurt Weitzmann’s Hysterical Historical San Francisco @ Alcove Theater. 414 Mason St. SF. 9PM. $12.50-25. Half Price Tickets: Here

Kurt Weitzmann, who founded such Bay Area sketch groups as Nervous Laughter and the SF Weekly parody SF Weakly, takes on the Bay Area in this special holiday edition of his comedy show, Hysterical Historical San Francisco. Weitzmann has been performing stand-up since 1987, appearing on Comedy Central, MTV, The Vancouver Comedy Festival and in San Francisco’s Sketchfest. In addition to his album Talented, Weitzmann wrote and directed the film Last Call. In this stand-up show, Weitzmann turns to his city for inspiration, poking fun at everything from the Barbary Coast to Haight-Ashbury (and every neighborhood in between).

Friday Comedy News: 5/27/2011

Charlie Ballard and Friends @ La Estrellita Cafe. Oakland. 9 PM. $10. 21+. Featuring Chris Riggins, Frankie Castro, Andrew Roberts, Mean Dave, Nick Padilla, Lyall Behrens, Steve Lee and Justin Harrison.

Snob Theater @ The Dark Room. 2263 Mission St. SF. $12. 9:30 PM Doors. 10 PM Show. Featuring Rachel McDowell, Trevor Hill, Max Curry and John Ross

Jabari Davis and Associates @ The Purple Onion. 140 Columbus Ave. SF. $20. 8 PM. Featuring Keith D’Souza, Sergio Barajas, Bryce Druzin, Issac Sherbin, Vince Royale and headliner Stephen Faulkner. Hosted by Tony Sparks. Blessed by Jabari Davis.

Jabari Davis and Associates @ The Purple Onion. 140 Columbus Ave. SF. $20. 8 PM. Featuring Keith D’Souza, Stephen Ku, Sam Hunt, Colleen Watson, Vince Royale and headliner Wilder Shaw. Hosted by Tony Sparks. Blessed by Jabari Davis.

Bunjo’s Killer Laughs Competition. 6513 Regional Street. Dublin. 7:30 PM. $10. Featuring Nina G, Imran G, Gary Anderson,  Eli Peterson and more. [Go Nina!]

F***ing Free Fridays @ The Alcove Theater. 414 Mason. SF. Featuring Endgames Improv. 

Tonight: F*cking Free Friday Improv @ Alcove Theater. 414 Mason St. SF. 10:30 PM. FREE. 

[Late night goofery].

Tonight: F*cking Free Friday Improv @ Alcove Theater. 414 Mason St. SF. 10:30 PM. FREE. 

[Late night goofery].

Tuesday Comedy News: 4/5/2011

BE FUNNY open mic @ The New Parish. 579 18th St. Oakland, CA. Sign Ups @ 7 PM. Show @ 8 PM. Organized by. Bryant Hicks. Hosted by. Christopher Riggins.

Rory Scovel @ The Punchline. 444 Battery St. SF. $15. 8 PM. [CD Recording. Fo’ Sho.].

EndGames Improv Open Workshop @ The Alcove Theater. 414 Mason Ave. SF. Organized by Scott Recchia

I’m back! For the next four weeks my workshop returns to the Alcove Theater. In this series we will be working through scene work paying close attention to second beats. We will discover the game of our scenes by using grounded, believable characters. This week’s workshop is titled: EVERY LINE IS GOLDEN! (because it is). And as always my sweet ass personal side coaching!

via Facebook.

Rising Stars Showcase @ Our Little Theater. 287 Ellis St. SF. 8 PM. $5.  Hosted by. Andrew Roberts.

Harvey’s Funny Tuesday. 500 Castro St. 9 PM. One Drink Minimum. 

Rockit Room Open Mic. 406 Clement St. SF. 7:30-10 PM. Free 99. (Pencils!)

SYLVAN OPEN IMPROV. 7:30 PM. Dark Room Theater. 2263 Mission St. SF. Free.99 (Always a surprise, like a puppy in at work. It’s impossible to not have fun with these guys.)

Layover Comedy. 1517 Franklin. Oakland. 8:30. 21+. No Cover. Hosted by Mike Spiegelman. Featuring rob cantrell, kurt weitzmann, colin mahan, casey ley, and kellen erskine. (Another beautiful day in Oakland.)