[A highly personal and pertinent piece of writing, exceptionally captures the contradictions of San Francisco, success, art, and survival. Good job, Eric Barry]  

4/24. The Romane Event w/ Sean Keane @ Make Out Room. 8pm. $7-10. Featuring Bernadette Luckett, Eric Barry, Eloisa Bravo, Matt Lieb, Griffin Daley and Paco Romane. Tickets Available: Here. 

4/24. The Romane Event w/ Sean Keane @ Make Out Room. 8pm. $7-10. Featuring Bernadette Luckett, Eric Barry, Eloisa Bravo, Matt Lieb, Griffin Daley and Paco Romane. Tickets Available: Here

SAW DEM EYEZ w/ Eric Barry @ Cafe Royale. 

SAW DEM EYEZ w/ Eric Barry @ Cafe Royale. 

3/9. Totally Party @ Kip’s Bar. 2439 Durant St. Berkeley. Free. 8PM. Featuring Ryan Cronin, OJ Patterson, Ben Kolina, Kate Willett, Eric Barry and hosted by Jacob Rubin. 

3/9. Totally Party @ Kip’s Bar. 2439 Durant St. Berkeley. Free. 8PM. Featuring Ryan Cronin, OJ Patterson, Ben Kolina, Kate Willett, Eric Barry and hosted by Jacob Rubin. 

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2/26. Chris Fairbanks @ Milk Bar. 1840 Haight. SF. 8PM. $10. Featuring Caitlin Gill, Casey Ley, Sean Keane and Eric Barry. Hosted by Matt Lieb. Tickets Available: Here. Presented by Town Criers.

2/26. Chris Fairbanks @ Milk Bar. 1840 Haight. SF. 8PM. $10. Featuring Caitlin Gill, Casey Ley, Sean Keane and Eric Barry. Hosted by Matt Lieb. Tickets Available: Here. Presented by Town Criers.

1/29. The Eric Show w/ Maronzio Vance @ Milk Bar. 1840 Haight St. SF. 8PM. $10. Featuring Scott Capurro, Vince Mancini, Leslie Small, Doug Chagnon and Duat Mai. Hosted by Eric Barry. Presented by SF Sketchfest. 

1/29. The Eric Show w/ Maronzio Vance @ Milk Bar. 1840 Haight St. SF. 8PM. $10. Featuring Scott Capurro, Vince Mancini, Leslie Small, Doug Chagnon and Duat Mai. Hosted by Eric Barry. Presented by SF Sketchfest. 

1/3. Storking Comedy @ Stork Club. 2330 Telegraph Ave. Oakland. 6:30pm-9:00pm. Free. Featuring Matt Lieb, Kate Willett, Eric Barry and Red Scott. Open Mic Sign Ups: 6:00pm. Hosted by OJ Patterson


You are cordially invited to Storking Comedy, a one-of-a-kind comedy show in the heart of downtown Oakland. Hosted by OJ Patterson (no relation), Storking Comedy features amazingly funny local comedians working on their craft. Following each act, an interview with the host provides in depth elaboration coupled with ribbing rapport. Our first spotlight performers:Kate Willett (Endearing deadpan, awkward martyr “The Mission Position”) Eric Barry (Hyperaware, post-irony, slickster “Full Disclosure Podcast”)Matt Lieb (Wordsmith, Candid, Subversive, “The Mission Position”)and special guestRed Scott (Confident mockery, classic, “Boars Gore and Swords”)Also, accompanying the merrymaking is of course: you. All comedians, hobbyist, amateur or professional, are welcome to participate limited open mic happening from 6:30-8:00pm. Sign-up: 5:45pm. Of course, Stork Club wouldn’t be the Stork Club without the awesomely cheap drinks and pinball, available in abundance. Free show, raucous atmosphere and cheap drinks = no brainer.So come, relax, hang out, participate, get involved and get in to it.



[The Stork Club has no show afterwards so the open-mic is ostensibly limited less. We’re going til we run out of jokers.]

1/3. Storking Comedy @ Stork Club. 2330 Telegraph Ave. Oakland. 6:30pm-9:00pm. Free. Featuring Matt Lieb, Kate Willett, Eric Barry and Red Scott. Open Mic Sign Ups: 6:00pm. Hosted by OJ Patterson

You are cordially invited to Storking Comedy, a one-of-a-kind comedy show in the heart of downtown Oakland. Hosted by OJ Patterson (no relation), Storking Comedy features amazingly funny local comedians working on their craft. Following each act, an interview with the host provides in depth elaboration coupled with ribbing rapport. 

Our first spotlight performers:

Kate Willett (Endearing deadpan, awkward martyr “The Mission Position”) 
Eric Barry (Hyperaware, post-irony, slickster “Full Disclosure Podcast”)
Matt Lieb (Wordsmith, Candid, Subversive, “The Mission Position”)
and special guest
Red Scott (Confident mockery, classic, “Boars Gore and Swords”)

Also, accompanying the merrymaking is of course: you. All comedians, hobbyist, amateur or professional, are welcome to participate limited open mic happening from 6:30-8:00pm. Sign-up: 5:45pm. 

Of course, Stork Club wouldn’t be the Stork Club without the awesomely cheap drinks and pinball, available in abundance. Free show, raucous atmosphere and cheap drinks = no brainer.

So come, relax, hang out, participate, get involved and get in to it.


[The Stork Club has no show afterwards so the open-mic is ostensibly limited less. We’re going til we run out of jokers.]

"I throw a football like how I high-five the dudes I just got done blowing."

— Eric Barry on not knowing how to quarterback @ Sport’s Basement/Good Times at the Grotto [Paraphrase]

Tonight: Cameron Vannini @ Milk Bar. 1840 Haight St. SF. Free. 8PM. Featuring Jeff Anaya, Richard Dreyling, Eric Barry, Mimi Vilmenay, and Josh Marcus. Hosted by Matt Lieb. 

Tonight: Cameron Vannini @ Milk Bar. 1840 Haight St. SF. Free. 8PM. Featuring Jeff Anaya, Richard Dreyling, Eric Barry, Mimi Vilmenay, and Josh Marcus. Hosted by Matt Lieb.