janinebrito:

New LATM poster, by Dima Drjuchin

Dope.

janinebrito:

New LATM poster, by Dima Drjuchin

Dope.

Hari Kondabolu. Appearing at the New Parish in Oakland, 2/8 and 2/9th. 

Tuesday.Comedy 1/4/2010

Young Guns of Comedy @ The Punchline. 444 Battery St. San Francisco. 8 PM. $20. Featuring Sam Davidoff, Joey Bragg, Arnie Ponce, Cody Woods, Sammy O’beid and the mythological KaBeezy. (Big line-up for a big night at the punchline. And I’m contractually obligated to say: KaaaaaBeeeeeeEEEeezy!)

High Street Station Cafe. 1303 High Street. Alameda, CA. 7:30 PM. $5. Featuring Nina G, Jason Rogers, Natasha Muse, and Ken Townsend. (Look at how quaint that building looks. You know you wanna go.)

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. (Heard that Sir Ivan Hernandez and Madam iLs Goldbarg will be attending their first night at the New Parish. Killer room now with more comedic killing.)

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.)

Blue Room @ Club 93 (on 9th St.). 10-12 P.M. 21+. SF. Hosted by David Hawkins. (Big comic hang out. Late, late nights).

Layover Comedy. 1517 Franklin. Oakland. 8:30. 21+. No Cover. Hosted by Mike Spiegelman. Featuring Sammy Franco, Jesse Elias, Emily Heller, Abbey Jordan, Will Ratblood and OJ Patterson (myself). (I’m excited. That’s a fact. )

Today’s Edge of Insanity w/ Paul Brumbaugh and Chris Duncan will cover the great new room in the East Bay: Be Funny @ The New Parish

Today’s Edge of Insanity w/ Paul Brumbaugh and Chris Duncan will cover the great new room in the East Bay: Be Funny @ The New Parish

News: No New Parish Open Microphone tonight.

News: No New Parish Open Microphone tonight.

"And out of the corner of my eye I see a spider and my first impulse was “Should I let it bite me?”"

— Robin Higgins on seeing a spider while mixing chemicals [She’s an actual scientist and an actual comic book geek].

Tues Clues, Comedy News (12/14/2010)

Big Al’s Big Ass Comedy Show @ The Punchline. 444 Battery St. 8 PM. 18+. $15. Featuring Josef Anolin, Justin Harrison, Greg Asdourian, David Gborie, and headliner Casey Ley. Hosted by Big Al Gonzalez (A really cool showcase. Everybody I’ve worked with before and are very talented, laid back comedians. The biggest story here is that of David Gborie who continues his meteoric rise on the scene)

 

Kevin Camia @ The Purple Onion. 140 Columbus Ave. 8:30 pm. $10. Featuring Daymon Ferguson, Ivan Hernandez, Red Scott and headliner Kevin Camia. Hosted by Vladamir Khlynin. Tickets Available: HERE (Historic venue featuring phenomenal comedians. Ivan has been on a riffing tear as of late, and Vlad will surely bring a different type of hosting energy to the show.)

High Street Station Cafe. 1303 High Street. Alameda, CA. 7:30 PM. $5. Featuring Ryan Cronin, Natasha Muse and Sandy Stec. Hosted by. Tom Anderson

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. (It will be my first time at the New Parish tonight. All new bit as well. )

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 good time whilst thinking on one’s feet)

Blue Room @ Club 93 (on 9th St.). 10-12 P.M. 21+. SF. Hosted by David Hawkins. (Big comic hang out. Late, late nights).

Wharf Room Comedy Showcase. Castagnola’s. 286 Jefferson St. SF. 8 PM. $5. Featuring Chantel Williams, Max Curry, Kazumi Kusano, Amir Malekpour. (One of the last shows at the Wharf for the year before holiday hiatus.)

Layover Comedy. 1517 Franklin. Oakland. 8:30. 21+. No Cover. Hosted by Mike Spiegelman. Featuring John Hoogasian, Harmon Leon, Nicole Turney, Miles K., Veronica Porras, and Liz White Salk. (John Hoogasian everybody. Enough said, Booyah. )

What’s Going On Tue-Night (12/7/2010)

 

Extraordinarily Close Oakland Comedy: Be Funny Open Mic @ The New Parish (579 18th St.) (New Parish is fast becoming the premier location for testing out new jokes. A lot of buzz on the room at the moment.)

AND Layover Comedy’s 1 Year Anniversary Show (1517 Franklin) featuring Mary Van Note, Emily Heller, Karinda Dobbins, Nina G, Liz Grant and hosted by. Mike Spiegelman (A ridiculously talented line-up of some of the best comedians in the Bay Area.

Rockit Room Open Mic. 406 Clement St. SF. 7:30-10 PM. Free 99. (Danny Dechi, master of his own domain.) 

SYLVAN OPEN IMPROV. 7:30 PM. Dark Room Theater. 2263 Mission St. SF. Free.99 (Always a good time whilst thinking on one’s feet)

Blue Room Showcase @ Club 93 (on 9th St.). 10-12 P.M. 21+. SF. Hosted by David Hawkins. Featuring Morgan, Chris Schiappacasse, Keith D, Nicole Turley and more. (Always a crazy time at the Blue Room. Every week there’s a new anecdote that you’re pissed that you missed.)

Tuesday Calm-edy (11/30/2010)


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. (It was really rowdy last time. But in like a good way y’know? - Roman Leo.)

Rockit Room Open Mic. 406 Clement St. SF. 7:30-10 PM. Free 99. (Hosted tonight by the lovely Jennifer Dronsky.) 

SYLVAN OPEN IMPROV. 7:30 PM. Dark Room Theater. 2263 Mission St. SF. Free.99 (Always a good time whilst thinking on one’s feet)

Blue Room @ Club 93 (on 9th St.). 10-12 P.M. 21+. SF. Hosted by David Hawkins. (Big comic hang out. Late, late nights).

Wharf Room Comedy Showcase. Castagnola’s. 286 Jefferson St. SF. 8 PM. $5. Featuring Chantel Williams, Joe Tobin, Robert Keith and more. (Some of my McGrath’s seasoned comrades are in this one. Don’t expect large animals though.)

Layover Comedy. 1517 Franklin. Oakland. 8:30. 21+. No Cover. Hosted by Mike Speigelman. Featuring  harmon leon, ben feldman, drew harmon, phil johnson, and brendan lynch . (There’s a theme here somewhere. )

Tuesday Heartbreak by. Stevie Wonder

Also my brother turns 18 today. Happy Birthday Ortavius 

Tuesday Com-Rom-Com (11/23/2010)

NEW ROOM!

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. (New rooms are always exciting as the comedians lick their chops for more stage time.)

Rockit Room Open Mic. 406 Clement St. SF. 7:30-10 PM. Free 99. (Apparently they also have WiFi).

SYLVAN OPEN IMPROV. 7:30 PM. Dark Room Theater. 2263 Mission St. SF. Free.99 (Always a good time whilst thinking on one’s feet)

Blue Room @ Club 93 (on 9th St.). 10-12 P.M. 21+. SF. Hosted by David Hawkins. (Big comic hang out. Late, late nights).

W. Kamau Bell and Kevin Avery @ The Punchline. 444 Battery St. $20. 8 PM. (Two fine comedians and former San Francisco natives. Still awaiting a Siskel and Negro dual set.)

Wharf Room Comedy Showcase. Castagnola’s. 286 Jefferson St. SF. 8 PM. $5. Featuring Ben Feldman, Hence Singlton, Joey Bragg, Myself, and others. (That’s weird, there’s a OJ on the bill. I wonder if I know him.)

Layover Comedy. 1517 Franklin. Oakland. 8:30. 21+. No Cover. Hosted by Mike Speigelman. Featuring Yayne Abeba, Julian Vance, Casey Ley, Sean Keane, and birthday girl Melanie O’Brien. (Iron Comics, Lovely Ladies and previous attendants of Burning Man)