- Jules Posner [hosting at SF Punch Line]: This next comic recently moved to Los Angeles, and that makes me really sad. Also, we're a 91% match on OKCupid. Everybody give it up for Alison Stevenson!
- [Alison takes the stage]
- Alison Stevenson: Does that guy want to fuck me or what?!
House shows are the best shows. Every time the elegant edifice of modern comedy is torn from it’s standard, swarmy platforms — bars, clubs, theaters — and moved to naturalistic, “acoustic” settings, the best of the medium infuses with the luxury of living [rooms]. They are a temporal hybrid of contemporary DIY, boundless work ethic and the risque bawdiness of party record listening parties circa 1970s. These culture clusters’ significance are inasmuch undetermined and largely undocumented. Underground, tantalizing, scandalous, pivotal: parlors of the BYOBrood, with low expectations and high anticipation, are the gunpowder for unbelievably special moments within uncanny circumstance.