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Live Review: David Cross at the Observatory North Park, January 26, 2016


David Cross at the Observatory North Park

The comedy favorite treated San Diego to his first standup show in over 5 years



Live Review: Oddball Festival at Sleep Train Amphitheatre, October 9, 2015


Aziz Ansari

The festival included Aziz Ansari, John Mulaney, T.J. Miller, and more



The Kids in the Hall Get Sketchy in San Diego


The Kids in the Hall

The Canadian comedy troupe will perform at the Balboa Theater on June 3



Live Review: Mike Birbiglia at Balboa Theatre, December 5, 2014


Mike Birbiglia

The “Thank God for Jokes” tour marks a turning point in the comedian’s career



Live Review: Patton Oswalt and Brian Posehn at Spreckels, July 12, 2012


The two comedians worked through some body issues at Spreckels



Patton Oswalt Coming to Spreckels


Photo credit: Ryan Russell

The world-class comedian will perform after day one of Comic-Con



Video: Todd Barry – “Bluetooth Hearing Aid”


Todd Barry

The New York comedian is coming to the Casbah



This Is a Review by Andy Fargnoli of This Is a Book by Demetri Martin


The book could have been many things, but it’s all comedy in various forms.



Michael Ian Black: Changing the World, One Taco at a Time


A very famous person runs for the border.



Live Review and Photos: Michael Showalter and Allison Gill at the Casbah, March 4, 2011


Michael Showalter stopped at the Casbah during his current book tour.



Book Review: “Mr. Funny Pants” by Michael Showalter


The comedian’s debut book defies classification without sacrificing laughs.



Contest: Win Michael Showalter’s Book, Get Into His Funny Pants


We’re giving away 6 copies of the State veteran’s new book.



Michael Showalter Puts on His Funny Pants


Veteran comedian Michael Showalter will bring his stand-up to the Casbah.



Live Review: Louis C.K. at Balboa Theater, December 4, 2010


The star of the FX show “Louie” brought his self-effacing humor to San Diego.



Issue-Having Michaels and the State of Things (TV)


Michael & Michael Have Issues

We’re in store for some meta-sketching, it seems