I host the Thursday show at the Comedy Palace every week and it’s a lot of fun – mostly. I say ‘mostly’ cos once in a while you have that night when an audience just doesn’t come together. It’s funny how it happens too. It’s not like they arrived on the same bus and agreed to not be cohesive when the show started. It’s like a flock of birds bumping into each other. I’m just standing there on stage with a big lump of bread going ‘Here Birdies’. Thursday night won’t be like that and I know it … the stars are aligned and DJ Sandhu, my comedian friend from Sacramento is headlining along with a stellar cast of hilarious people – like Matin Atrushi 🙂 Tony Calabrese and I will be breaking out our first ‘duo’ act and I am pretty excited about it. Mildly excited. Mostly. Come and find out what happens
I’m on the next 2 shows with the original winner of Last Comic Standing Dat Phan and I can’t wait. I’ve been lucky enough to host a few of the shows in the last few months and these are both going to be fun as well. January 24 and February 28 .. both shows starting at 6pm on Sunday Nights. Perfect timing to actually get a parking spot in La Jolla at the Comedy Store and still get home pretty early for your favorite Sunday Night TV 🙂 Just text me to get a hold of $10 tickets for the show. Don’t wait till the last minute – they ALWAYS sell out. No food at the Comedy Store .. just popcorn and yummy cocktails.
Tony Calabrese and I are taping a TV Special at the Comedy Store Tuesday January 12th … the same day we try out for America’s Got Talent! I should buy a lottery ticket that day too I guess 🙂 If you want to be in the audience at the Comedy Store – showtime is 730pm. Doors open 7pm. Please text me 619 9933402 and I’ll hook you up with comp tickets. Laura Hayden is hosting the show and Charlene Mae is featuring .. so it’s like the Automoheels Gang is reuniting for one night too! Don’t miss this!
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!
I started comedy in a class 4 years ago … with Tony Calabrese .. and basically I never left the class. So now I help teach it. Besides the fact I love to help people … there’s a connection I love making with people who want to get their funny on stage or just punch it up. This comedy community is so varied and wonderful. You might not think it but you will find your people in this village somewhere. If you are interested in joining one of our classes .. just contact me I’ll clue you in on the details.
Finally … Tony Calabrese is opening for me. It had to happen sooner or later. And yes it’s all happening at our establishment of choice @spacebar in La Mesa, Friday July 24th 7pm. Kathleen Finney runs that room again, likes she used to a gazillion years ago, except now there’s beer and wine 🙂 It’s a $10 cover that gets you a free beverage of your choosing. And then you laugh for 90 minutes. Whether you like it or not. Trust me. It’s painless. Well mostly. 7454 University Ave, La Mesa 91942
Then Wednesday August 8th 7pm I’m at Java Joe’s with Jennifer Congernaum and Steve Heyl who run the show twice a month. It’s a hip little joint and that show will be a lot of laughs too. No Cover. No Drink Minimums. 3536 Adams Ave, SD 92116.
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.
Tony Calabrese and I are producing comedy shows at the Tilted Kilt, and the first one will be at the Mission Valley venue at 9pm Friday June 26th. Will C is the headliner. He’s fresh from performing for the troops in the Middle East and can’t wait to hit the Kilt stage. $15 at the door. Part of the proceeds help underprivileged children in San Diego.
I’m opening for Tony Calabrese in the next couple of weeks and the shows are supa! The Coach House in San Juan Capistrano is the first stop, then LeStats, and then South Pointe Casino Vegas May 13th. If you want to book us for a private event we are ready and available and promise a great show!