Tag Archives: Variety

The Gay Uncle Time – Swished on TV!

Seattle’s Monthly Celebration of Pop, Camp, Gay, Underground and Trash Culture of the 60’s & 70’s and BEYOND! returns in July with SWISHED ON TV – A look at the Flamboyant, Funny and Fabulous (and sometimes tragic) Fey Stars of Television. The love dared not speak its name, but it sure could wink. We will salute those like Paul Lynde, Alan Sues, Charles Nelson Reilly, Liberace and the others who bravely put themselves out there, often being considered little more than fodder for laughs and ridicule but who paved the way for the out, loud and proud.

While being FABULOUS!

Speaking of Fabulous Our Fabulous Special Guests will include Bryan Harthorne,Faye Fontaine, Ryan Hazy, Cyndi Seidelman, Shaun Archer and Mike Kuhn!

The fun begins at 7:00 PM doors at 6:30 PM
$6 Cash
21 and over

Hope to see you all there!

Comedy Trivia Deathmatch: “First Blood”

COMEDY TRIVIA DEATHMATCH is trivia captained by comedians. Come fight for the title in this hyper-interactive comedy gameshow!

How it works: The audience splits up into two teams. Each team has a pair of comedian captains who must harness the smarts of their team members (that’s you!) and give the final say on answers in order to win. Five unique rounds of trivia will determine who walks away victorious!

The inaugural show (“First Blood”) features the team of Daniel O’Connell & Daniel Desrosiers going head-to-head against Mo Chomko & Kevin Lyons!

WHO WILL DRAW FIRST BLOOD?
Come to COMEDY TRIVIA DEATHMATCH to find out!
CTD returns every 3rd Wednesday of the month.

The Ballard Boyz Present: Variety Hour! SEASON PREMIERE

Last month CEO of the Atlas Theatre, Alex Grindeland, threatened The Ballard Boyz with cancellation!

Can the Boyz draw a large enough audience to appease the boss?

Will they give into his demands and perform a song that sings his praises? Tune in this week to find out!

THIS MONTH:
Timmy Booth!
LA Henderson!
The Improvinati!
and real life teenager, Spencer Klein!

7pm @The Atlas Theater. $5

Weird and Awesome with Emmett Montgomery! – May Edition

Weird and Awesome with Emmett Montgomery is a love letter to the strangeness and talent that walks amongst us. Each show features brilliant people doing things outside of their comfort zones or the things they are really good at. Prizes are won! Friends are made! Nightmares are shared and Joy is experienced!

Featuring the talents of Co-host Jana Hutchison (Sister Kate/Unexpected Productions) who has promised us spectacle and grace!

House weirdos Travis Vogt and Kevin Clarke do something” that will probably be amazing!

The newlyweds Heather Ward and Christopher Comte will share something significant!

The baby faced but huge hearted Joshua Chambers (Comedy Sportz/Magic Hat) will sing us a story and tell us a song!

Multidisciplinary comedian/actor/musician, Casey Middaugh will be her beautiful self!

Legendary Pacific Northwest Joketeller Kermit Apio will close out the night!

We will win prizes made by local arts and crafters!

Plus special guests and surprises!

Annex Theatre
Sunday, May 1st
7:30pm show, 7:00 doors
$10.00 ($5.00 students/TPS)

Tickets available here: http://bit.ly/1iwBEbQ

Let’s Not Make This a Thing: Spring Fling!

I’m back! Did you miss me?
Don’t answer that.
Anyway, I got another great show for you! Comedy and weirdness from:
Cory Nealy and Val Bush!
TL Devaney!
Evelyn Jensen!
Zak Nelson? I think? I’ll think of something.
And of course the effervescent and glamorous Bhama Roget!
I know you got $5, so just come to the show and forget about all the horrible mistakes you’ve made for at least an hour! It’s a bar so you could really stretch that out if you like!
If you don’t show up I get sad and punish everybody around me!
Love,
Ian

The Tipfield Hour

Brittany and Matt, America’s favorite late night talk show host couple… are no longer together. However their contract with The Tipfield Hour is still binding, so lucky for you, the show must go on! You’ll still get that great variety of local comedians and musicians, and Matt and Brittany will still be there with that endearing banter you’ve grown to love, they just won’t be behind the same desk anymore and there will probably be some bitterness behind that banter. Come see The Tipfield Hour and you’ll laugh, smile and reflect on the sad realization that not even a loving relationship can last forever but a late night talk show can last longer than it should.

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The Send Up Inaugural Show

Come join us on February 18th for the Inaugural Send Up show!! The Send Up is a brand new variety show in Central District that showcases the great local stand-up, sketch comedy, and musical talent that Seattle has to offer.

We have an amazing first show:
Headliner Brent Flyberg
Sketches by The Ballard Boyz
Featuring Rachel Walls
With musical guest: local rapper Astro King Phoenix

This is going to be a jam packed show that you do not want to miss!

February 18th @ 8 PM at Gallery 1412. $5 at the door, see you there!

The Gay Uncle Time

The Gay Uncle Time is Seattle’s monthly Celebration of Pop, Camp, Gay, Underground and Trash Culture of the 60’s & 70’s and Beyond! Hosted by your Gay Uncle, Jeffrey Robert, the show is part salon, part cabaret, part storytelling and features Fabulous Special Guests from the worlds of Comedy, Drag, Music, Writing and Assorted Other Ne’er-Do-Wells.

The show takes place the first Wednesday of each month at the Jewel Box Theater of the Rendezvous (2322 2nd Ave, Seattle WA). Show starts at 7:00 PM. $6.00 CASH! 21 and over.

Specific Northwest Episode 3

[Performances at the Pocket are $10 online and $14 at the door. Online sales close 4pm day of show.]

Specific Northwest: Episode 3
Tickets http://bit.ly/specificnw

From the minds behind several of Seattle’s funniest sketch comedy groups comes a bi-monthly topical sketch comedy show, SPECIFIC NORTHWEST. Featuring rotating members from the sketch comedy groups Day Job, Drop The Root Beer and Run, Liz and Joel, Now With Dames, Part Plant and Princess. Every other month, the cast combines to satirize local news events as well as ongoing northwest attitudes and perceptions.

Episode 3 contains live sketches, pre-taped features, our regular news segment Specific News Desk” a live edition of the web series game show Casting The News”, a musical guest, audience interaction and so much more! Locally grown. Topically fed. Specifically northwesty. It’s Specific Northwest”.

Specific Northwest is executive produced by Kenny Davis.

EPISODE 3 CAST: Caitie Auld, Cory Bailey, Liz Brammer, Kristy Brannon, Kenny Davis, Matt Hatfield, Anthony Householder, Sarah McKinley, Zak Nelson, Jeffrey Nickels, Kara O’Connor, Matt Olson, Jimmy Sorrentino, Molly Tellers, Amanda Woodard

EPISODE 3 WRITING TEAM: Matt Olson (Head Writer), Cory Bailey, Kenny Davis, Anthony Householder, Sarah McKinley, Jeffrey Nickels, Zak Nelson, Jimmy Sorrentino, Amanda Woodard

STAGE MANAGER/DIRECTOR: Amanda Woodard