Comedy

SEE: 48-Hour Comedy Marathon at Sac Comedy Spot • March 27–29, 2015

The Sacramento Comedy Spot’s Third Annual 48-Hour Comedy Marathon is exactly what it sounds like, two straight days of comedy shows featuring some of the Spot’s most successful main stage shows along with cult favorites and even some brand new show formats that they’ll be testing out for the first…

Aren’t You That Guy from That Show?

You May Know Him Best as Huell in Breaking Bad, but Lavell Crawford Also Brings with Him an Impressive 25-year Resume in Comedy When Lavell Crawford saw the pilot for Breaking Bad, he thought to himself, “Damn, this is gonna be a great show if it takes off.” But like…

Aziz Ansari Is Coming to Sacramento! • Feb. 7, 2015

Actor and stand-up comedian Aziz Ansari has worked with some of the biggest names and funniest people in the biz! He’s spent five seasons on the popular NBC show Parks and Recreation alongside Amy Poehler, Nick Offerman and Rob Lowe. He’s appeared in various movies like Funny People with Adam…

Real, Personal – Johnny Taylor

Rising Local Comedian Johnny Taylor on How Life Informs His Comedy and Why Sacramento Doesn’t Suck as Much as It Thinks It Does Last Christmas, comedian Johnny Taylor woke up to receive one of the best presents of his life. It wasn’t a big screen TV or a new car,…

Chelsea Lately’s Fortune Feimster at Punchline • Oct. 24–25, 2014

If you’ve ever seen E! Network’s hit show Chelsea Lately then chances are you are familiar with comedian Fortune Feimster and her uncanny ability to light up a room. Feimster is many things: writer, actress, sketch comedy veteran, semi-finalist on Last Comic Standing, scrapbooking enthusiast, the list goes on. Above…

Nick Offerman at UC Davis • Oct. 4, 2014

You probably know Nick Offerman from his breakout role as the thickly mustached, whiskey drinking, red meat devouring Ron Swanson on NBC’s sitcom Parks and Recreation. In real life, Offerman is also an accomplished stage actor, husband to fellow actress Megan Mullally (Karen on Will and Grace), and author of…