I get to headline my favorite show twice a year .. you know it. Comedy Heights. The little show that could 🙂 Comedy Heights was started by Al Gavi and Gina Manning about 5 years ago as a twice monthly show next the coffee at Twiggs in University Heights, and when Gina moved to LA, she recommended me to Al and Al is super smart so he listened to Gina and brought me on as his new partner. We went weekly. Booked some amazing comics and tah dah! 2 years later it’s one of the best shows in town. I’m so proud of what we’ve been able to accomplish. And now I get to headline and play with some fabulous people I love to work with. Tony Calabrese is my feature … plus some of my UBER good friends Toni Torquato and Gene Levin who run their own show at the Space Bar in La Mesa once a week, and newcomer Danielle Marie Thomas. It’s going to be fun … hope you can join us!
The Irvine Improv is an amazing venue, so I hope some people will brave the wet and come out and get some laughs with me and headliner Tony Calabrese. Jim Taylor is a fantastic producer and funny comedian … so I expect it’ll be a FUN NIGHT. $5 at the door 🙂 Come by 700pm to get your food order in. It’s delish!
Some days I just wake up and pinch myself. I get to work with Drew Lynch and Taylor Tomlinson tonight? I’m old enough to be their mother! That’s probably why I’m so proud of how well they are doing in the stand up arena, both making it to the finals of America’s Got Talent and Last Comic Standing, respectively. Comedy isn’t all flailing drunks at a bar, and empty pizza joints on a Tuesday, sometimes it’s working with the best. And that’s the ‘sweetness’.
Great headliners and a ton of fun every Thursdays at the Comedy Palace! Join Matin Atrushi and me for laughs from 8pm. Doors open 7pm. Just text 619 993 3402 to get on the VIP list for FREE ENTRY!
We’ve had everyone on this show from Drew Lynch who made it to the Top 10 of America’s Got Talent… to Last Comic Standing’s Taylor Tomlinson and Dat Phan.
NBC’s Chuck Star Mark Christopher Lawrence is a regular, along with San Diego favorites Erik Knowles, Jesse Egan, Bijan Mostafavi, and the likes of Andrew Norelli who’s appeared on Jimmy Kimmel a bunch of times. Great Comics every week. 🙂
Most Saturdays if I’m not booked elsewhere, I’m hosting my favorite show on the planet – Comedy Heights at Twiggs. Al Gavi and I have built this show into one of the city’s best ever. Top lined ups every Saturday and brilliant audiences who are super friendly and love to laugh. Last Comic Standing’s Dat Phan and Taylor Tomlinson love our stage, as do so many other headlining and touring comedians who done everything from Kimmel to Comedy Central and beyond. Come and check out the show any Saturday 8pm. Doors open 730pm. Parking can be a bit tough so come prepared with a pocket full of patience 🙂 See you there soon.
This most likely one of the most fun shows of the year. It’s Tony Calabrese’s annual birthday bash at the Comedy Store. We’d do it more often, but he’d be so old by now. Message me to get tickets.
I’m so proud to have been the first person to book this amazing young super star as a headliner, and we’re lucky enough to have her headline for our Thursday show at the Comedy Palace this week. When I mean superstar, I mean she’s competing on America’s biggest TV Comedy Competition and that’s all I can say about it right now. She’s touring the country and she’s only 21. We’re talking a lot of hard work and hilariously funny perspectives making this young lady the one to watch 🙂
I’m hosting the Punch Line Sacramento for 6 shows at the end of May and would love to catch up with all my Sacramento fans over a cold brew! ‘Sacramento Fans?’ I think that’s code for ‘friends and family’. LOL! Reserve your tables at http://www.punchlinesac.com/
Vicki Barbolak just oozes female confidence and bravada and she’s funny as ‘sh-t’. She’s a regular at the Comedy Stores, has headlined Vegas and has been voted America’s Funniest Mom by Nickelodeon. A bunch of other funny chicks on the show too! Woot!
I love our Comedy Heights show at Twiggs every Saturday night, and I’m headlining the show Mother’s Day weekend 🙂 I’ll have some new material from my trip to Australia and some old favorites too … I can’t wait! And all my favorite people are on the show with me! Tony Calabrese, Matin Atrushi and Chris Clobber to name a few! Yip Yip Yeow!