UnCabaret Sunday 4/21!

It’s don’t-miss comedy from Sam Pancake, Rebecca Corry, John Riggi and Jackie Kashian plus musical guests Judith Owen and Allee Willis! We’re thrilled to have Grammy, Emmy, Tony and Webby award-winning and nominated songwriter Allee Willis back on stage at UnCabaret. Her hit songs include The Pointer Sisters’ “Neutron Dance,” Earth, Wind and Fire’s “September” and “Boogie Wonderland,” and  The … Read More

UnCabaret is UnCabachella this Sunday 4/14!

While some people will be getting crazy for three overindulgent days at Coachella in the desert this weekend, the lucky ones will be getting just the right dose of music and comedy in downtown L.A. at UnCabachella — it’ll be like three days of fun rolled into one glorious night. No road trip, no dirt, no Porta-Potties, no parking hassles, … Read More

Magic is in the Air at UnCab

LA Culture Hound review of 3/10/13 Beth Lapides has just returned from a visit to the Magic Castle and thinks magic may be in the air tonight.  It’s hard to disagree.  Inside the magical speakeasy at First and Hope, time bends and conflates and it’s not necessarily due to today’s time change.  Perhaps it’s being in the midst of exceptionally strong talent … Read More

LA CULTURE HOUND

As always, Beth Lapides displayed her gifts at alchemy by assembling the perfect blend of talent to make for a mesmerizing night.

SAY THE WORD: BLEEDING HEARTS

WE WERE SKIRBALLING! Great time tonight at Say The Word: Bleeding Hearts at The Skirball Cultural Center. Thanks to a great line up: Tim Bagley, Carlos Kotkin, Cindy Chupack, Wayne Federman, Jon Kinnally and making her stage debut 18 year old Natalie Lindeman with a truly lovely story about falling ad falling in love that is slated to appear in … Read More

TIG NOTARO GUEST DJ KCRW

Here’s Tig Notaro’s guest DJ set. A perfect compliment to her performance on UnCabaret Amazon Episode 2 in which she appears with Margaret Cho, Dana Gould, Taylor Negron and Garfunkel and Oates. Enjoy!

BETH ON HUFFPO: HAND TO HAND

And I pray/hope/wish — pick your favorite verb of aspiring — that we become a planet with more hand-to-hand clapping and less hand-to-hand combat, in the very, very near future. And meanwhile, I’ll fight my hardest to make the world safe for comedy of a different kind.