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The Raven Hookah Lounge presents Puff, Puff, Laugh! Live BYOB Comedy. Bright a date (or a Draft, grab a smoke, and laugh courtesy of the Independent Players, a dedicated 5-man/woman team of the city’s best comedians.
Producer and internationally known comedian, Poppy Champlin is touring the country with some of the funniest and most talented comedians in her tour, “Queer Queens of Qomedy.” Champlin artfully selects the best of the best lesbian comedians and has them join her at each comedy venue the tour stops on. Now in its eighth year, the tour is proud to have Curve Magazine as the official sponsor for 2014. The two veteran comedians who will be joining her on her Texas tour are Vickie Shaw and Sandra Valls. The show is relatable to everyone whether they are gay, straight, or bi.
An intimate evening of insightful comedy with one of America’s national treasures of entertainment. One of the most beloved and respected comedians of all time, Bill Cosby brings his famous wit and hilarious outlook on life and family to the Tobin Center stage.
In this classic musical comedy, High Society tells the story of a successful jazz musician who is trying to win back his ex-wife before she marries her new hubby. But, things get a little nutty when another man is thrown into the mix who is also trying to win over the affection of the jazz musician’s ex-wife. With an amazing cast consisting of Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, and Frank Sinatra, this is a must see film! Don’t miss out on this Starlight Movies in the Garden!
Multitalented comedian, actor, writer and recording artist Rodney Carrington brings his “Laughter’s Good Tour” to San Antonio in September. Carrington’s popularity derives, in large part, from his connection with his audience, both at his live shows and by personally reaching out through social media. He has recorded eight major record label comedy albums selling over three million copies. Carrington starred in his own TV sitcom Rodney, which ran for two seasons on ABC. He co-wrote and starred with Toby Keith in the feature film Beer For My Horses.
It’s the Roaring Twenties, and a cast of outrageous characters gather in New York to celebrate the wedding of a wealthy playboy. Things don’t go as planned when the playboy meets a bubbly and feisty bootlegger who melts his heart. The champagne flows and the gin fizzes in the hilarious, Tony®-winning new musical comedy. It’s an evening bursting with girls, glamour and the glorious songs of Gershwin.
ADAM CAROLLA is the creator of Ace Broadcasting (now Carolla Digital) and host of The Adam Carolla Show, which broke the Guinness World Record for the most downloaded podcast with almost 60 million unique downloads from '09 to '11 and continues to grow today. The iTunes end of year list named The Adam Carolla Show the Best Podcast of 2012. The audiobook for Not Taco Bell Material also rightfully claimed a spot as one of only two comedy audiobooks on the iTunes Top 10 List of 2012. Adam also co-created and co-starred in two hit Comedy Central shows, The Man Show (1999-2003) and Crank Yankers (2002-2007). He is well known for co-hosting the radio and MTV show Loveline.
TICKETS ON SALE WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30 @ 10AM: available at all Ticketmaster outlets, including the Theatre Box Office, online at ticketmaster.com or charge by phone at 800.745.3000.
George Lopez has risen to become one of the premier comedic talents in the entertainment industry. He has been praised by audiences and critics alike for his work in television, film and standup, as well as his extensive charity work with various foundations. Tickets are on sale now.
Every so often, a comedian comes along who emerges as a triple threat: comedian, actor and writer/producer. Nick Swardson is one of the most exciting artists to have taken on this role. Most recently, Nick performed in “Grown Ups 2,” the sequel to the hit film “Grown Ups” in which Nick also performed, and “Back in the Day.” After catching the attention of Happy Madison Productions, he became a fixture in such projects as "Grandma's Boy," "Benchwarmers" and co-producing "I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry" with Adam Sandler and Kevin James. Tickets on sale this Friday.
Jeanne Robertson can be heard daily on Sirius/XM’s Family Comedy Channel. In her positively hilarious style, this 6’2” humorist, captivates audiences with her stories of friends, family and life as she delivers clean comedy with class that will have you rolling in the aisles.
A family friendly theatrical animation that uses movement and comedy to explore the realm of these amphibian creatures.
In a career that has spanned over three decades, Jay has become an artist that is very difficult to define. Never wanting to rest on his accomplishments, Jay has always pushed himself to be more than just a comic. From performing stand-up comedy at the age of sixteen, landing his dream job on Saturday Night Live, launching his career with Tom Cruise in Jerry Maguire, appearing in over 200 episodes of network television and over 25 feature films alongside a plethora of Academy Award winning actors; Jay Mohr has become a multi-media star.
From performing stand-up comedy at the age of 16, landing his dream job on Saturday Night Live, launching his career with Tom Cruise in Jerry Maguire, appearing in over 200 episodes of network television and over 25 feature films alongside a plethora of Academy Award-winning actors, Jay Mohr has become a multi-media star. Mohr is an author and hosts the nationally syndicated daily Jay Mohr Sports. His podcasts each average 100K downloads. Throughout his journey, Jay still loves performing stand-up comedy—it's in his blood, his bones and his DNA. Comedy Central agrees, having named Mohr one of the 100 greatest stand-up comics of all time.
With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, Sedaris has become one of America’s preeminent humor writers. The great skill with which he slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that he is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers today.
Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood, stars of the Emmy nominated Who’s Line Is It Anyway? have teamed up to present an evening of extraordinary improvisational comedy. Using their quick wit, Colin and Brad take contributions from the audience to create hilarious and original scenes.
Lewis Black executes a brilliant trifecta as stand-up comedian, actor and author. His live performances provide a cathartic release of anger and disillusionment for his audience. He is a passionate performer who is more pissed-off optimist than mean-spirited curmudgeon. Lewis is the rare comic who can cause an audience to laugh themselves into incontinence while making compelling points about the absurdity of our world.
Kathleen Madigan has won both the Phyllis Diller award and the American Comedy Award for “Best Female Comedian.” She has written and produced for Lewis Black’s “Root of all Evil” on Comedy Central and for Gary Shandling’s Emmy monologues.
George Bernard Shaw stuffs the starry-eyed ideals of war and human nature inside a box of chocolate creams in his comedy Arms and the Man. Following a young woman who swoons over romance and the two opposing soldiers that woo her, Shaw originally wrote the play for his own mistress Florence Farr. Upon Farr’s performance, she determined that the poetical nature of W.B. Yeats was more to her liking and never collaborated with Shaw again. Regardless, the revered comedy, first produced in 1894, has aged well over the years, with George Orwell calling it “the wittiest play [Shaw] ever wrote.” Stacy Jones Connelly directs The Classic Theatre’s production.
Located in the cellar of The Magic Time Machine, this weekly 90 minute stand-up comedy show has featured some of the best comedians from all over SA and Austin. Not to mention the surprise nationally touring special guests that visit the stage from time to time. Enjoy drink specials from The Mine Shaft Saloon while you watch the show.
Based on the Oscar® winning DreamWorks film, this hilarious story of everyone's favorite ogre comes to life on the Magik stage. Full of all-new songs, dancing and breathtaking scenery, SHREK THE MUSICAL is part romance, part twisted fairy tale and all irreverent fun for everyone!
Married Alive! celebrates marital bliss and blisters. From wedding day to empty nest and everything in between, it's a zany musical that affectionately applauds and pokes fun at marriage.
Willie Barcena is very popular among comic followers. With a resume of ten appearances
on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” and a two-year stint with The Morning Show on KSFM 102.5 Sacramento, Barcena is always up for new challenges and comedic routine which consists of the humor of everyday life.
Bruce Bruce preforms with spontaneity, wit and a dazzling personality to keep fans interested.
Although his content can be adult-rated, his improve has no vulgarity in the skits.
Bruce has hosted two seasons of BET’s Comic View, and headlined the 2008 Just For Laughs Comedy
Festival in Montreal in addition to few movie roles such as a cameo in “Idlewild.”
A spoof based on the classic TV series "Full House", created by Jeff Franklin.
Listen to a story of a man named Jed who strikes it rich and moves his family to Beverly Hills. Based on the classic TV series created by Paul Henning.
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Pushing boundaries for 29 years, Jump-Start Performance Co. is an SA institution rooted in experimentation and collaboration. A former fixture in the Blue Star Arts Complex, the performance art troupe unveils a mysterious new production this week in its new Beacon Hill space. Directed by Marisela Barrera and developed through “a rehearsal process of performance experiments, improvisation and story-sharing,” Oscuridad plays out during the final hours of a doomed cantina frequented by shadowy characters La Lechuza, Fantasma, El Señor, the Handless Maid and La Muerte.
Featuring GZA, Father John Misty, the Golden Dawn Arketstra, Dan Deacon, Cold War Kids, Warpaint and more, UTOPIAfest is a unique music festival experience, with a cap at 2,000, free camping and no music overlap.
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