Jury Duty: LIVE
Aug
23
8:00pm 8:00pm

Jury Duty: LIVE

ury Duty Live is a monthly comedy court show that deal with real people accusing each other about relationship problems, social norms being broken, or typical he-said-she-said problems. Their issues are hashed out on stage by comedians playing the part as their lawyers and the verdict is decided by the live audience.

TICKETS: 
www.jurydutylive.com

WHEN: 
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23, 2017 @ 8PM
Doors open at 7:30

WHERE:
Lyric Hyperion Cafe & Theatre
2106 Hyperion Ave. Los Angeles, CA

At the Door $10
Advanced Online $7

Beer, Wine, Refreshments and Food available for purchase.

Street parking is available.

Come hang out for drinks before and after the show and tell us about your issues you'd like to hash out in our court room!

MORE INFO
21+
No Refunds
Lineup subject to change

For further questions or concerns at jurydutylive@gmail.com or visitjurydutylive.com

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Amateur Burl-esque-ish
Aug
24
10:00pm10:00pm

Amateur Burl-esque-ish

A playful romp of comedians and clowns bearing all or nothing.
Amateur Burl-Esque-Ish will be an experimental gesture of silliness, sincerity and yes, maybe even sexiness.
Get giggled and tingled.

$5 presale / $8 at the door
TICKETS: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/amateur-burl-esque-ish-tickets-36875776440

Hostess: Gemma Soldati
Featuring:
Anna Seregina
Christina Catherine Martinez
Erin Lampart
Max Baumgarten
John Norris
Lisa Laureta
House Band-its: Mark Sherman & Jrd M Rmrz
...and more

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The Anxiety/Reality Standup Comedy Tour
Aug
26
8:00pm 8:00pm

The Anxiety/Reality Standup Comedy Tour

Comedian Craig Fox will be in Los Angeles August 26th at the Lyric Hyperion performing his Stand-Up Comedy tour called ANXIETY/REALITY.

ANXIETY/REALITY has been developed over the last eight years.  Craig has developed his act at venues across the country and all over New York City.  The show also features New York based Comedian Katie Barbaro. Katie is a recovering perfectionist who has no time for shame. Her quirky, authentic comedy is inspired by her real life experience and is sure to delight the pants off of you.

Craig is passionate about laughing at observations that you don't notice and politics that stress you out.  He brings them to you in a breezy way that helps you laugh at his pain while forgetting your own! 

Craig looks forward to you joining him for a night of comedy you will never forget.  Even if you can't make the event, please share this link with friends who like and follow standup comedy.  For direct contact feel free to email craigfox17@gmail.com for more info.

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The Vivian Beckley Performing Arts Players
Aug
26
10:00pm10:00pm

The Vivian Beckley Performing Arts Players

Vivian Beckley's Performing Arts Players is the living legacy of legendary Performance Artist Vivian Beckley.  The troupe was formed in 1974 from the surviving members of a workshop that culminated in Beckley's famous piece, Nail Gun/Acid Bath (1974).  During her life the ensemble staged many of Beckley's most noteworthy pieces including, Menache-A-Logs, An Evening with Boxes, Tubes, & Body Stockings!, and Our Town (in a Shoe).  Since choking on a cow's uterus in Toronto in 2008, the VBPAP's have been ably directed by her assistant and lover John Gilkey.

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Tea Time with Pam & Kara
Aug
31
7:30pm 7:30pm

Tea Time with Pam & Kara

It's TEA TIME! A delicious comedy show with your two favorite lady weirdos! PAM SEVERNS and KARA MORGAN!

You may have seen them in:

-Trader Joe's on Hyperion
-Trader Joe's on 3rd
-Goodwill pretty much anywhere
-the bathroom at El Cid

Featuring only themselves, Pam and Kara will present to you some funny shit they made in their living room in historic and beautiful Garabagetown, CA (also known as Historic Filipinotown also known as Echo Park). 

There will be MUSIC! There will be PUPPETS! And there will be BLOOD.

Come see what two high falutin young women can make with just a 10x12 room, an alley full of garbage, and a lot of adderall.

This one's bound to be a REAL DOOZY!

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When Puppets are Your Only Friends
Aug
20
8:00pm 8:00pm

When Puppets are Your Only Friends

When Puppets Are Your Only Friends:
More than just a state of being, much more than a reality for most folks... it is also the name of LA's premier monthly PUPPETRY COMEDY VARIETY SHOW at Lyric Hyperion Theatre & Cafe

With your hosts:
Molly Fite & Jrd M Rmrz

+ Accordion Accompanist Max Whipple of Duk

and the outstanding puppets + people from the Bob Baker Marionette Theater

This month's guests:

Puppetry by Pam Severns

Standup: Tony Sam-style

Characters á la Amrita Dhaliwal

Original songs from The Bicycats

JUST ADDED: 
the surrealistic stylings of Lizzy Cooperman!

+ more!

$7 presale, $10 at the door! Admission includes a raffle ticket for your chance to win some sweet puppet swag!

Come at 7:30, enjoy Lyric Cafe! SHOW BEGINS AT 8pm!
OH AND WE HAVE CANDY NOW!! Lots of candy. Fun, fun candy.

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Sorority: PROTEST
Aug
19
8:00pm 8:00pm

Sorority: PROTEST

In the spirit of protest, this SORORITY is a benefit for Black Lives Matter with a ticket pricing scale intended to get us thinking about wealth disparity and financial honesty.
** TICKET PRICE = .03% OF YOUR ANNUAL INCOME **
Multiply your yearly income by .0003 to calculate your price. 
50% of all proceeds go to Black Lives Matter Los Angeles; feel free to donate more. https://sororityprotest.brownpapertickets.com/

Sat Aug 19 8pm sharp
It's the PROTEST edition!

curated and hosted by GINA YOUNG

performances by
AMANDA-FAYE JIMENEZ
AMBER HURST MARTIN
AYANA HAMPTON
JJ HAWKINS
RYKA AOKI
SAWYER DEVUYST
BELLY BELT
CANDY PAIN
WAY WORSE
PROVVIDENZA CATALANO
BAILEY HIKAWA & SCOTTY WAGNER
PARIS HURLEY & EMILIA “PONY SWEAT” RICHESON

dance jams by
DJ BROWN BRUJA

the lyric-hyperion theatre
2106 hyperion ave
los angeles ca 90027
http://lyrichyperion.com/

wine, beer, kombucha, coffee and snacks

BUTTONS BY WORD FOR WORD
BRING CASH FOR THE FANTASTIC FUN FACTORY RAFFLE!

TICKETS WILL SELL OUT IN ADVANCE
https://sororityprotest.brownpapertickets.com/
Ticket Price = .03% of your annual income.
(Multiply your annual income by .0003 to calculate your price.)
50% of all proceeds go to Black Lives Matter Los Angeles!

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Sacred: A Storytelling Show
Aug
16
8:00pm 8:00pm

Sacred: A Storytelling Show

oin us for a SOULFUL night of storytelling as six phenomenal storytellers take the stage to interpret this month's theme: SURRENDER!

PERFORMERS:
Nate Sherman
Erin Jourdan Berrios
Caroline Anderson
Tyren Perry

With very special musical guests, The Fruit Flies
And Your Host Belinda Woolfson

SACRED is not your average storytelling show! We go deep, we get real, we connect, and we probably all own a crystal or two! Come gather with a beautiful community to hear real people tell honest, relatable stories.

Join us Wednesday August 16th for a beautifully unique show that's not to be missed!

Tickets available in advance, space is limited. See link below!

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I Lost My Virginity on August 15 2010
Aug
15
8:00pm 8:00pm

I Lost My Virginity on August 15 2010

My name is Jamie Loftus and I lost my virginity on August 15, 2010.
In celebration of the seventh anniversary of me gettin consensually freaking plowed/having my first allergic reaction to latex rubber, I invite you to a NOXIOUS ACT OF SELF-MYTHOLOGIZING in the form of a play I wrote starring me and a My Size Barbie and also my hamster. 

FOR FREE ZINE, RSVP IN ADVANCE HERE OK THANKS:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/i-lost-my-virginity-on-august-15-2010-the-show-tickets-36872493621

It will be hosted by the man I lost my virginity to, who is a very nice Navy man who, you will probably agree, really dodged a bullet in regards to me.

Things you can expect from "I LOST MY VIRGINITY ON AUGUST 15 2010" on AUGUST 15 2017 AT 8PM:

- A STUPID-ASS PLAY WITH ME N BARBIE
- FREE ZINES FOR THOSE WHO RSVP IN ADVANCE
- ENTERTAINMENT B/W SCENES FROM LUMINARIES SUCH AS:
Lizzy CoopermanMira GonzalezChristina Catherine MartinezMitra Joy,Caitlin DuranteAlana LevinsonCorie Johnson, MY PARENTS Jill andMike, MY BROTHER Ben, MY OBOE TEACHER
- NEW CARTOONS FROM ME JAMIE
- THE OPPORTUNITY TO TAKE YOUR PHOTOGRAPH WITH A MASSIVE SEVERED HYMEN WHO WILL TELL YOUR FORTUNE
- LIVE COMMENTARY FROM STEVEN WHO ACTIVELY PARTICIPATED IN AUGUST 15 2010 INTHAT HE WAS THE ONE WHO TOOK FROM ME THAT WHICH I CAN NEVER GET BACK (CONSENSUALLY)

This show is ~*FREE*~ but we'll be accepting donations, bitch. The show will go from eight until about nine thirty.

THERE WILL BE A SPLASH ZONE.

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LA Indie Improv Festival
Aug
13
1:00pm 1:00pm

LA Indie Improv Festival

https://laindieimprovfestival.com/schedule/

The LA Indie Improv Festival: two days, three stages, one party bus, 190+ improv teams, zero dollar admission.

The indie improv scene is exploding in Los Angeles. With 60+ weekly and monthly shows and hundreds of teams, our city is brimming with talent. New generations of comedic minds are breaking ground in black boxes and tucked-away stages every day of the week. The LA Indie Improv Festival is a celebration of these comedic voices, and a means for them to connect with each other over memorial day weekend in LA.

The LA Indie Improv Festival was founded by some of LA’s independent improv show runners and has grown rapidly in its 5 years of existence. It’s free of charge. It’s a party.

The LAIIF is the crown jewel in a year-long calendar of fun organized by the LAIIF steering committee. Take a look at our calendar to see more events like dance parties, panel discussions with comedians you know and love, and comedy shows throughout the year.

We run on donations because that’s how the best things in life are run. 100% of donations go into the festival to fund theaters, food, drinks, promotional materials, original artwork, and whatever else we can do to make this a true, evolving, and growing celebration of LA’s comedic voices.

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LA Indie Improv Festival
Aug
12
1:00pm 1:00pm

LA Indie Improv Festival

https://laindieimprovfestival.com/schedule/

The LA Indie Improv Festival: two days, three stages, one party bus, 190+ improv teams, zero dollar admission.

The indie improv scene is exploding in Los Angeles. With 60+ weekly and monthly shows and hundreds of teams, our city is brimming with talent. New generations of comedic minds are breaking ground in black boxes and tucked-away stages every day of the week. The LA Indie Improv Festival is a celebration of these comedic voices, and a means for them to connect with each other over memorial day weekend in LA.

The LA Indie Improv Festival was founded by some of LA’s independent improv show runners and has grown rapidly in its 5 years of existence. It’s free of charge. It’s a party.

The LAIIF is the crown jewel in a year-long calendar of fun organized by the LAIIF steering committee. Take a look at our calendar to see more events like dance parties, panel discussions with comedians you know and love, and comedy shows throughout the year.

We run on donations because that’s how the best things in life are run. 100% of donations go into the festival to fund theaters, food, drinks, promotional materials, original artwork, and whatever else we can do to make this a true, evolving, and growing celebration of LA’s comedic voices.

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