Charlie Ballard, gay sex talk with Maria, Andrew Roberts and a Banana on Under the Golden Gate LIVE!

Blog Love!: Indian Country Today Media Network’s “A Comic’s Comics: Charlie Ballard on Rez Dogs, R. Kelly and Redskins”

Does success as a comic — meaning a comedian — imply you’ll be any good at drawing comics — meaning cartoons? That’s what Charlie Ballard aims to find out. He’s been scribbling out some one-frame cartoons and posting them online.

Blog Love!: Indian Country Today Media Network’s “A Comic’s Comics: Charlie Ballard on Rez Dogs, R. Kelly and Redskins”

Does success as a comic — meaning a comedian — imply you’ll be any good at drawing comics — meaning cartoons? That’s what Charlie Ballard aims to find out. He’s been scribbling out some one-frame cartoons and posting them online.

Courting Comedy: The Show #2 (11/3/2012) @ Dirty Trix by Andrew Moore. 

12/7. Hella Gay Comedy Show All-Stars @ Stage Werx Theater. 446 Valencia St. SF. 7:30PM. $5. Featuring Kate Willett, Loren Kraut, Shanti Charan, Casey Ley, Sandra Risser, Clare O’Kane, OJ Patterson, Jenn Dronsky, and Tammy Powers. Hosted by Charlie Ballard.

12/7. Hella Gay Comedy Show All-Stars @ Stage Werx Theater. 446 Valencia St. SF. 7:30PM. $5. Featuring Kate Willett, Loren Kraut, Shanti Charan, Casey Ley, Sandra Risser, Clare O’Kane, OJ Patterson, Jenn Dronsky, and Tammy Powers. Hosted by Charlie Ballard.

Courting Comedy: The Show (Trailer). Shot and Edited by Andrew Moore. 

Charlie Ballard. 6 Minutes @ The San Francisco Punch Line. 

11/8. Laughing Stock @ Gallery and Bar 4N5. 863 Mission St. $5. 7pm. Featuring Charlie Ballard, Kollin Holtz, John Hoogasian, and Hector Rodriguez. Hosted by Anthony Sandoval. Presented by Sylvan Productions. 

The Laughing Stock Comedy Show has beer, and chairs, and people to laugh at with the people you like most— your friends. Pay to see one show, and you can see all shows thereafter for free!
Gallery and Bar has affordable beers on tap, and is one block from the Powell Bart station.
21+
HEADLINER
Hector Rodriguez
FEATURING
John Hoogasian, Charlie Ballard & Kollin Holtz.
HOSTED BY
Anthony Sandoval

11/8. Laughing Stock @ Gallery and Bar 4N5. 863 Mission St. $5. 7pm. Featuring Charlie Ballard, Kollin Holtz, John Hoogasian, and Hector Rodriguez. Hosted by Anthony Sandoval. Presented by Sylvan Productions. 

The Laughing Stock Comedy Show has beer, and chairs, and people to laugh at with the people you like most— your friends. Pay to see one show, and you can see all shows thereafter for free!

Gallery and Bar has affordable beers on tap, and is one block from the Powell Bart station.

21+

HEADLINER

Hector Rodriguez

FEATURING

John Hoogasian, Charlie Ballard & Kollin Holtz.

HOSTED BY

Anthony Sandoval

Charlie Ballard
11/3. Courting Comedy: The Show @ Dirty Trix. 408 Clement St. SF. 9PM. Free. Featuring Joe Tobin, Chris Burns, Jesse McGrath, Nicole Calasich, Charlie Ballard and Alison Stevenson. Hosted by OJ Patterson. 

Sylvan Productions presents another night of great comedy at the historic Dirty Trix Saloon. Get Yucked Up and the Friend Zone is taking a break and handing the reins to OJ Patterson, comedian/blogger/enthusiast, and he is bringing his brand of showcase featuring


Joe Tobin (Grinning jokesmith, East Coast sly, SF Punch Line)

Chris Burns (Sophisticated, singsong, sweetly sarcastic, Showtime’s Shameless)

Jesse McGrath (Bewildered, fetching, hilarious, PorkSausage Productions)
Nicole Calasich (Silly, feisty, fierce, bold and bubbly.)
and special guests
Charlie Ballard (Proud satirist, touted visionary, Hella Gay Comedy Show)
Alison Stevenson (Lauded, natural smart-aleck.) 
After each comedian a brief tongue and cheek, “post-game” interview occurs, giving the night a sense of depth and unpredictability. It shall be a very fun time.
[Dance Party To Follow!]

11/3. Courting Comedy: The Show @ Dirty Trix. 408 Clement St. SF. 9PM. Free. Featuring Joe Tobin, Chris Burns, Jesse McGrath, Nicole Calasich, Charlie Ballard and Alison Stevenson. Hosted by OJ Patterson. 

Sylvan Productions presents another night of great comedy at the historic Dirty Trix Saloon. Get Yucked Up and the Friend Zone is taking a break and handing the reins to OJ Patterson, comedian/blogger/enthusiast, and he is bringing his brand of showcase featuring



Joe Tobin (Grinning jokesmith, East Coast sly, SF Punch Line)


Chris Burns (Sophisticated, singsong, sweetly sarcastic, Showtime’s Shameless)


Jesse McGrath (Bewildered, fetching, hilarious, PorkSausage Productions)

Nicole Calasich (Silly, feisty, fierce, bold and bubbly.)

and special guests

Charlie Ballard (Proud satirist, touted visionary, Hella Gay Comedy Show)

Alison Stevenson (Lauded, natural smart-aleck.) 

After each comedian a brief tongue and cheek, “post-game” interview occurs, giving the night a sense of depth and unpredictability. It shall be a very fun time.

[Dance Party To Follow!]

9/23. Bear Comedy Night @ Deco Lounge. 510 Larkin St. SF. 8pm. $10. Featuring Kurt Weitzmann, David Gborie, Nick Leonard, Antwan Johnson, Rich Dreyling, Bobby Salem, Alex Q. Huffman, Tommy Broome and Big Al Gonzales. Hosted by Charlie Ballard. Tickets Available: Here. 

Grrrrr !!!! Bear Comedy Night features our favorite plus size comedians! Bring some honey and they’ll bring the funny!
The Hella Gay Comedy Show series features the best gay and gay friendly comedians in the Bay Area.  For more info about us, please visit our facebook page:
www.facebook.com/hellagaycomedyshow

9/23. Bear Comedy Night @ Deco Lounge. 510 Larkin St. SF. 8pm. $10. Featuring Kurt Weitzmann, David Gborie, Nick Leonard, Antwan Johnson, Rich Dreyling, Bobby Salem, Alex Q. Huffman, Tommy Broome and Big Al Gonzales. Hosted by Charlie Ballard. Tickets Available: Here

Grrrrr !!!! Bear Comedy Night features our favorite plus size comedians! Bring some honey and they’ll bring the funny!

The Hella Gay Comedy Show series features the best gay and gay friendly comedians in the Bay Area.  For more info about us, please visit our facebook page:

www.facebook.com/hellagaycomedyshow