The Year in Review - 2017
Dec
28
8:00 PM20:00

The Year in Review - 2017

"Over 50 of the brightest minds from Austin's comedy scene recap the year that was! We'll go month by month, covering 2017's major events with Weekend Update style jokes.

Doors 7pm. Show 8pm

Hosted by Lisa Friedrich & Rob Gagnon from ATX Comedy Hour, and Mac Blake from Waterbed

Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 at the door. All proceeds are going to the SAFE Alliance

Here's the complete line-up of performers:

Aaron Brooks, Andrew Clarkston, Andrew Murphy, Andrew Rosas, Arielle Norman, Ashley Overton, Avery Moore, Brendan K O'Grady, Brett Vervoort, Carina Magyar, Carlos LaRotta, Chris Cubas, Chris Tellez, Chris Thayer, Christina Parrish, Danny Goodwin, Devon Walker, Duncan Carson, Elizabeth Spears, Enzo Priesnitz, Eric Nimmer, Hunter Duncan, Jasmine Ellis, Jered McCorkle, Joe Staats, John Buseman, John Merriman, John Rabon, Jon Mendoza, JT Kelley, Justin Hicks, Ky Krebs, Kyle Sweeney, Lance Gilstrap, Martha Kelly, Michael Priest, Mike Wiebe, Mitch Mekulsia, Nathan Ehrmann, Nick Saverino, Nikita Redkar, Norah Franklin, Pat Dean, Roxy Castillo, Sam Malcolm, Tai Nguyen, Vanessa Gonzalez, Vanilla Presley (Lane Krarup & Pat Sirois), Yola Lu, Zac Brooks"

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Six Shooter
Jan
10
8:00 PM20:00

Six Shooter

"A free stand-up comedy show at Barrel O’ Fun? Yuuuuuuuup. Six Shooter brings to the stage six of Austin’s funniest stand-up comedians. Hosted by freestyle country western legends Knuck Deep (played by Aaron Brooks & Mac Blake). It’s a guaranteed good time. 

Your January line-up:
-Headliner: Enzo Priesnitz (reigning Funniest Person in Austin winner)
-Arielle Norman (Leading the Blind podcast)
-Brendan K. O'Grady (Sure Thing Records)
-Joe Hafkey (Moontower Comedy Festival)
-Matt Sadler (The Guy Game)
-Nikita Redkar (Naughty Bits)

Six Shooter is the second Wednesday of every month. So try to keep those dates open, huh?"

Click here to rsvp and all

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Brass Tax
Dec
12
9:30 PM21:30

Brass Tax

This week we have an excellent showcase of Austin's best comics. There is never any cover and the company we keep is the most ill. 

Doors at 9. Show at 9:30.

This week:
Mikey Swenson
Derick Fields
Arielle Norman
Austen Silver
Austin Smartt

Plus out-of-towners:

Brett Hiker (NYC)

and Jordan Handren-Seavey (Boston)

Hosted by: Brian Bogart

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Frtuibowl - The Last Squeeze!
Dec
11
9:00 PM21:00

Frtuibowl - The Last Squeeze!

"It's our last show at the SpiderHouse Ballroom! If you were ever thinking, 'oh yeah, I should go', this is IT! Come celebrate our brief moment of ripeness with these juicy comedians:

With COMEDY by:
Ralph Hardesty
Arielle Norman

And MUSIC by:
The Sideways Grimace

And a DRAG PERFORMANCE by:
Cheeky Kahnt

HOSTED BY: Adam Serwa & Luke Wallens

Tickets: $5

Fruitbowl! features a variety of comedy including but not limited to stand up, sketch, music, improv, magic, drag and high fives from the queer community.

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Part 2: Unnecessary Sequels
Dec
9
7:30 PM19:30

Part 2: Unnecessary Sequels

"Welcome to the world of competitive movie pitching! In PART TWO: Unnecessary Sequels the contestants pitch movie sequels that should not happen to real industry judges who will give them real industry feedback! The audience decides the winner! 

12 pitches. 6 contestants. 3 judges. 1 winner.

December's Contestants are:
This Month's Contestants are:
Arielle Norman (Off Script)
John Buseman (Bad Example)
Breanna Beitz (Fuck, Marry, Kill)
Nathan Ehrmann (Gutbusters)
Colton Matocha (Milk)

Hosted by Malia Moss!
Head Judge Nathaniel Hendricks!

PART TWO: Unnecessary Sequels happens the 2nd Saturday of EVERY MONTH!

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Off Script
Dec
8
9:00 PM21:00

Off Script

Featuring:

-Evan Cassidy (LA - "OC Weekly's Top 5 Comics To Watch")

-Emily Howell (Nite Howl)

-Bigg Nez (Boston, Quiet Desperation)

-Burton Johnson (Led Balloon)

-Ky Krebs (Spitballin')

and John Buseman (Hamburgers)

Off Script is the only comedy show where you’re not only allowed to heckle the comics, you’re supposed to! Come force five of Austin’s best comics out of their heads and on their toes by yelling out your thoughts on their Thanksgiving/immigration/wild fires/general misanthropy jokes!

December 8th – 9PM – The New Movement – $5 – Free drinks, pizza and prizes from the mystery bag for the best hecklers of the night!

Get there early and sit up front!

We're being sponsored by Jimmy Tibbs' pizza/comedy night company, That's Real Comedy.

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Mac Blake at Cap City Comedy Club
Dec
6
8:00 PM20:00

Mac Blake at Cap City Comedy Club

Mac, "I’m headlining Cap City Comedy Club… again! Come see me do a full set. Hosted by Chris Tellez and featuring Arielle Norman, Brian Gaar and Hunter Duncan.

Doors 7pm. Show 8pm.

Here’s my official bio:
Mac Blake is a past winner of the Funniest Person in Austin contest and performed at the New Faces of Comedy Showcase at Just for Laughs Montreal, Funny Or Die’s Oddball Festival and more. Splitsider named him one of “The Top Up-and-Coming Comics Outside of NY and LA”. His two albums are available at finer digital retailers."

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Brew Ha Ha at Circle Brewery
Nov
30
7:30 PM19:30

Brew Ha Ha at Circle Brewery

"Brew Ha Ha comedy night returns!

Circle Brewing Company and Chris Castles have joined forces to bring comedy to North Austin again! Comedy and beer, bring some friends, the lineup will be incredible. 

Comedy from:
Zac Brooks
Tai Nguyen
Arielle Norman
Andrew Cooksey
and Allen Butt!

We've got $1 off all pints all night, too!

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Nite Howl
Nov
21
7:30 PM19:30

Nite Howl

"In prep for the Holiday, come out to the Nite Howl Comedy Show at Red's Porch on Tuesday to get all of the pre-turkey-calorie, and pre-family-stress burn that you will need to make it through the week!! This lineup is stuffed with only the best, and will prepare you for anything!! 

*Bob Khosravi* -Headlines! 
Host Nite Nite Storytelling Show, 
Cap City Comedy
*Arielle Norman - Host of Off Script, 
Leading the Blind podcast
*Joe Tullar - Nov 22 Comedy Sellers
Showcase
*Frankie Walsh - Buzzkill at the
Buzzmill, Live ColdTowne
*Derick Fields - Sugar, Water, 
Purple, Live at ColdTowne
*Greg Lockwood - Host Independence
Comedy Mic 

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Laugh Out Proud
Nov
18
10:00 PM22:00

Laugh Out Proud

"Laugh your turkey legs off with these amazing comics:

Featuring:
Austin Smartt
Arielle Norman
Joel Dale
Arthur Chong
Lance Hunter
Robyn Reynolds
Andrew Horneman

Hosted by Luke Wallens

Laugh Out Proud is a monthly stand up showcase featuring the comedy stylings of the queer community. Watching it won't make you queer, but you'll get a good taste of it. Everyone included and no one is excluded."

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Kickbutt Standup
Nov
17
9:15 PM21:15

Kickbutt Standup

"Cheap Show. Cheap Drinks. Good Comics. KickButt Stand Up. 

For November we have an amazing line up of all headliners. Blair Thompson recently released his stand up album; Straight to the ProsJoshua Cabaza was the winner of the Funniest in South Texas stand up contest. Arielle Norman has a long list of credits, and has been featured on just about every comedy festival. We really have a dream team line up of comics this month!

What: We can meet up at KickButt around 8:30, have some cheap (good) drinks, and at 9PM, watch an hour of some quality stand up. Plenty of time to socialize before & after.  

Cost: Just $5 at the door. No need to buy advance tickets. I would suggest getting there early to guarantee a spot! Doors open at 8. 

Where: 5775 Airport Blvd, right near Spec's. Free parking.

More Info: http://tinyurl.com/yapl6ajc"

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That Time of the Month
Nov
10
to Nov 11

That Time of the Month

"The late night show hosted by a woman that your heart has long desired, but broadcast networks have never delivered!

Once a month (assuring she's not on her period so she can make clear-minded hosting decisions), Meghan Ross will showcase talented acts from humans who happen to be women, including an interview with a Strong Female Lead(er) in Austin.

This month's episode features:
Sleepover - Malia Moss & Katherine Hutchins (BettyFest)
Strong Female Lead(er) Jasmine Robinson (Collegiate Mom Coalition)
Arielle Norman (Moontower Comedy Festival)
Improvised commercials from Say Uncle Improv (ColdTowne ThrowDowne Champs)
& the return of TTOTM show coordinator Anikka Lekven (The Wolves)

$5 ticket includes free treats!

Do512 the right thing: 

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Off Script: Crowdworkaholics Edition
Nov
2
9:30 PM21:30

Off Script: Crowdworkaholics Edition

Off Script invites you and your friends to come heckle some of Austin’s best standup comics, with prizes for the best hecklers and free drinks and homemade pizza for all!

This month we have a special edition of Off Script where the comics will not only be getting heckled, they’ll also be doing all crowd work! This means they have to talk to the brave, front couple of rows of audience members instead of doing their “material.” Don’t miss this shit.

 

Featuring:

-Carlton Wilcoxson (Moments)

-Larry Garza (Big Mama God & The Hazel Eyed-Monster)

-Bigg Nez

-Robert Segovia (Send the Fascists to Hell Tour)

-John Rabon (Spite Club, 9th Circle of Heck)

and Avery Moore (Other half of Send the Fascists to Hell Tour, All Kinds of Cool Stuff)

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Good Fight
Nov
1
9:30 PM21:30

Good Fight

"ARE YOU READY FOR SOME LIVE COMEDY!?!?!?
TONIGHT! 9:30PM! Come on out to The New Movement for an all new FREE & BYOB show ft. standup comics Taylor Dowdy & Arielle Norman, improv supergroup Y'all We Asian - Improv, and special guests Emma HolderMason Pitluk, andCarlos LaRotta joining hosts Aaron & David for theGOOD FIGHT set at the end! JUMP UP IN THE AIR!!! — with Kristy OkadaG-Su PaekEmma HolderTaylor DowdyMars WrightKim Tran,Mason PitlukYola LuSantino FernandezNikita RedkarArielle NormanCarlos LaRottaJane Leeand Joseph Tran at The New Movement.

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King of Cups Comedy Show
Oct
30
8:00 PM20:00

King of Cups Comedy Show

"A night of comedy and raised glasses. Following stand-up from Mr. Andrew Murphy, four comedians of royal blood will play a college drinking game, King's Cup, live on stage. We've modified the game to include audience interaction, comedy challenges & more.

Your combatants:
Arielle Norman of House Off Script
Christina Parrish of House The Chip Show
Nathan Ehrmann of House Gutbusters Comedy Night
Taylor Dowdy of House Ground Floor

Hosted by Lisa Friedrich (Peep Show Comedy) and Mac Blake (Waterbed with Mac Blake)

Doors 7:30pm. Show 8pm.

Tickets are $5 at the door, $2 for students, and FREE for service industry."

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Alamo Laugh House
Oct
26
9:00 PM21:00

Alamo Laugh House

"Last Alamo Laugh House for 2017! Let's make it a great one!

Join us on the Alamo Drafthouse Village patio for a free stand-up comedy showcase! Drinks/food available to order from the bar inside.

Hosted by: Brett VerVoort (StapleFace)
with
Arielle Norman (The Gender Fluids Podcast)
Austin Smartt (other half of The Gender Fluids Podcast)
Ky Krebs (Spitballin')
and Christina Parrish! (The Chip Show)

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