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
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!
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.
If there is one truth that becomes self-evident after repeated viewings of UnCabaret, it is that audiences respond to honesty and truth, and the slightest whiff of faux confession or contrived story leaves a crowd cold.
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WATCH THE FIRST SEASON OF UNCABARET ONLINE By jono In case your streaming queue is lacking any share of top-quality stand-up, the popular LA comedy show UnCabaret is now available on Amazon Instant. UnCabaret is a mix of stand-up and special musical guests and has long been one of LA’s most popular comedy events. These filmed shows are now available … Read More
Two Zappas and a Chong at UnCabaret by Jon Bernstein LA Culture Hound checked out UnCabaret at First and Hope on Sunday night. Every time we go we are amazed by the talent Beth Lapides gets. Week after week she assembles a veritable who’s who of LA talent. This week two Zappas and a Chong were on the line-up, along with Jackie Keshian … Read More