Comedy

Brainwash Cafe & Laundromat Has Officially Closed

The rumors surfaced about a year ago, but Reddit reports that Brainwash,…

 

Has Richard Lewis Found Enlightenment?

Richard Lewis will be at Cobb’s Comedy Club this weekend, working through…

 

2018 Sketchfest Brings Ricky Gervais, Jane Lynch, Danny McBride and More

It’s mid-November, which means it’s time to dip into your Valium supply…

 

Comic Nate Bargatze Is Like Your Affable Buddy from the South

Nate Bargatze grew up in a magical world. Literally. His father is…

Tim and Eric, Comedy’s Leading Lights, Don’t Forget Their Roots at the Warfield

Back in 2014, I wrote a story trying to explain the widespread…

Comics Tell Their ‘First and Worst’ Period Stories

A seven-foot wall of donated tampons made a colorful backdrop to a Thursday…

Comedy Preview: Paul Mecurio at The Punch Line

You wouldn’t think that a guy who was once a Wall Street…

Billy Crystal Misses Robin Williams a Lot

“Coming out L.A., it was 40-something when I left yesterday,” Billy Crystal…

Dispatches from Sketchfest: A Bittersweet Farewell

I guess it had to end. By some inexplicable twist of fate,…

Dispatches from Sketchfest: Braving the Storm

This past weekend, SF Sketchfest was asked to do the impossible: fill the…