Lauren Weedman is a favorite at UnCabaret. Her high octane, stream of consciousness, loopy style, pays off in unexpected and delightfully fresh ways.
Lauren was traveling across America, gathering material to write a new play about love… as her marriage began to fall apart! These are the stories about What went wrong??! Musical guest… “whoever I’m dating that night. Hopefully Brady Harris.” Hosted by Beth Lapides. Musical Director Mitch Kaplan, Denise Fraser on drums.
710 W 1st Street
LA, CA 90012
Tickets and Info 213-706-3630
Lauren’s TV credits include Looking, The Daily Show, True Blood, United States of Tara, Reno 911, Curb Your Enthusiasm, New Girl, Arrested Development, HUNG. Film credits include Date Night and Judd Apatow’s Five Year Engagement.
She’s also written and performed 8 solo plays (HOMECOMING, AMSTERDAM, IF ORNAMENTS HAD LIPS, HUU, RASH, WRECKAGE, BUST, NO…YOU SHUTUP) for which she was awarded the McDowell Fellowship. Her first book, A Woman Trapped in a Woman’s Body, was named by Kirkus Review as a top ten Indie book for 2007 and was optioned by Fox TV.
This will be a high energy, very special one night only! Do not miss it.Learn More
Do you sometimes feel like a private eye investigating your own life, trying to figure out exactly what’s happened and who’s responsible? Have you ever been double-crossed? Caught up in plots that don’t seem to add up? Celebrate life’s great mysteries with Beth and: Rebecca Corry (Comedy Central Presents, Last Comic Standing), the Sklar Brothers (ESPN’s Cheap Seats, Earwolf), and Stephen Kramer Glickman (Big Time Rush).
You don’t need to bone up on Double Indemnity or Raymond Chandler, just show up and enjoy the hard-boiled comedy.
Presented lounge-style, with cocktails and snacks.
Line-up, LIKE ALL OF LIFE, subject to change.
Skirball Cultural Center, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90049
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A Special Halloween Season UnCabaret
Jessica Delfina – Russell Brand Radio Hour
Carlos Kotkin – Rio 2, The Moth, Please God Let It Be Herpes
Kira Soltanovich – The Tonight Show
Michael Kosta – Chelsea Lately
Justin Sayre – 2 Broke Girls
“Best Comedy Clubs” LA Magazine
“Liberating!” Entertainment Weekly
A MAGICAL MELANGE OF MAGNIFICENT MEGA-NESS!
TO CELEBRATE THE FULL HUNTER’S MOON!
A hunter’s moon? Yes that’s what this moon is called.
What are you hunting? Love, sex, money, beauty, peace, freedom, chocolate?
We are hunting for transcendent comedy and music that will make your life a way better one!
Or at least be fun. Super fun. And we hunted and gathered this mega talent for you….
Max Mutchnick creator of Will & Grace!
Sarah Colonna Chelsea Lately regular and New York Times Bestselling Author!
Justin Sayre you read about in the NYT and has been imported by Michael Patrick King to write on 2 Broke Girls! He was on the show last week and was so stellar that we had to have him back this week! Yay!
Frank DeCaro sassy Film reviewer from the Daily Show and Sirius XM host!
Harrison Greenbaum who is funny and magical and went to Harvard and appeared on MTV! Mash that shit up!
Plus some really beautiful music to stir your stirrables!
“Every year the mounting landfill of new releases that threatens to bury the working music journalists yields a few unexpected gems, and Tom Freund is one of them.” THE NEW YORK TIMES
“Chrissie Hynde meets Ani DeFranco meets Prince!” Live Magazine
And of course Beth hosts.
Mitch Musical Directoring and Denise turning the beat around.
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(This is 40, Web Therapy, Will & Grace, #*! My Dad Says)
(The Mindy Project, The Moth)
(The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman, Will & Grace)
(NYT, Vanity Fair, Letterman, Friends)
(2 Broke Girls, Joe’s Pub)
First and Hope is an intimate warm room where we make magic, on the best corner in LA, First and Hope.
710 W ist Street. LA CA 90012Learn More