Upcoming Shows

  • April 19, 2014 7:30 pmSarcasm Comedy Club
  • April 19, 2014 7:30 pmTHE FLAT EARTH PRESENTS… @ PHIT
  • April 19, 2014 7:30 pmComedy Sportz Philadelphia
  • April 19, 2014 8:00 pmCrazy Cow Comedy
  • April 19, 2014 8:00 pmBye Bye Liver: The Philadelphia Drinking Play
  • April 19, 2014 9:00 pmDR. SLEEPOVER @ PHIT
  • April 19, 2014 9:30 pmThe Comedy Works
  • April 19, 2014 9:30 pmSarcasm Comedy Club
  • April 19, 2014 10:00 pmComedy Sportz Philadelphia
  • April 19, 2014 10:30 pmBIG BABY + MAYOR KAREN @ PHIT
  • April 20, 2014 4:00 pmPHIT PRESENTS: MILLENNIUM QUEST: WARP JAWN
  • April 20, 2014 7:00 pmCAKE BEAR + THE DEAN’S LIST! @ PHIT
  • April 20, 2014 8:30 pmTHE SHAM! @ PHIT
  • April 23, 2014 7:30 pmADVENTURE FRIENDS PRESENT A SKETCH HAROLD + SABOTAGE @ PHIT
  • April 23, 2014 9:00 pmOUTSIDE VOICES + THIS IS YOUR CAPTAIN @ PHIT
  • April 23, 2014 10:00 pmOUTSIDE VOICES @ PHIT
  • April 24, 2014 7:30 pmPHIT PRESENTS: MILLENNIUM QUEST: WARP JAWN
  • April 24, 2014 9:00 pmCHEAT CODE W. SPECIAL GUESTS @ PHIT
  • April 24, 2014 9:00 pmThe Comedy Attic
  • April 24, 2014 10:30 pmHOUSE OF BLACK @ PHIT
  • April 25, 2014 7:00 pmThe Comedy Works
  • April 25, 2014 7:30 pmPHIT PRESENTS: MILLENNIUM QUEST: WARP JAWN
  • April 25, 2014 8:00 pmCrazy Cow Comedy
  • April 25, 2014 8:00 pmThe N Crowd
  • April 25, 2014 9:00 pmCHEAT CODE W. SPECIAL GUESTS @ PHIT
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Photos from ManiPedi

Nikki Black

Nikki Black opens the show with stand-up comedy and diagrams of ghosts’ boners.

Mani Pedi - at risk youths 2

A counselor tries to connect with at-risk youths.

Mani Pedi - at risk youths

They’ve had it rough but some of them are just moody because they’re on a juice-cleanse.

Mani Pedi - School House Rock

If School House Rock did an episode about female anatomy…

Mani Pedi - Sassy White Girls

Sassy white women live vicariously through their soft-spoken black friend.

Mani Pedi - Prosthesis

Bored school-girls can bring out the insecurity in any motivational speaker.

Mani Pedi - Salt

A research & development team ponders new ways to market salt.

Photos from Note To Self and The SideShow

Note To Self 1

A Note to Self character ponders what type of piercing he should get…

Note to Self 2

An architect hasn’t seen his wife in weeks…

Note to Self 3

A jilted lover vents to her weird roomate…

Note To Self 4

…she decides to try impressing members of the same sex with her pearly white teeth.

Note To Self 5

Characters converge, bringing internal monologues with them.

Flat Earth Improv

At The SideShow, members of Flat Earth try their hand at improv.

Paul Triggiani and Jess Ross

Paul Triggiani remembers to say “yes, and…”

Flat Earth Improv 2

Girl’s choice dance at the skating rink.

Flat Earth Improv 3

Who invited her to the party?

Mike Marbach as Chris Walken

Mike Marbach has to improvise with famous impersonations…

Mike Marbach as Frank Underwood

Frank Underwood: 6 / 10.

Mike Marbach as Gilbert Gotfried

Gilbert Gotfried – 9 / 10

Mike Marbach as Jason Statham

His Jason Statham picks up WAY under-aged girls in his car.

Mike Marbach improvising as Jeff Goldblum

Jeff Goldblum — difficult but Mike sorta kills it.

Mike Marbach as Johnny Carson

Johnny Carson — Boo! Mike practiced this one!

Mike Marbach as Morgan Freeman

His Morgan Freeman came through in fine style…

Mike Marbach as Colombo

Oh, just one more thing…

Mike Marbach as Tom Brokaw

Tom Brokaw gets scandalous with a production assistant.

Mike Marbach as William Shatner

Kudos to Mike for channeling these hams while maintaining good improv scenes.

Becca Trabin running Town Hall

Becca Trabin closed the show by running a town hall meeting filled with citizens (us) pre-occupied by the local Lady Footlocker and which tablet computers are allowed.

Photos from February’s A Bunch of Improv @ The Grape Room

Sam Scavuzzo’s monthly improv showcase ran Tuesday night in Manayunk. Parking was actually not atrocious despite large deposits of snow on the ground, and it being Manayunk. Laughs were had. PBR’s were $3 bucks. You should come to the next one. 

Members of Cake Bear hunt a tiger that has learned to pick up their weapon!

Members of Cake Bear hunt a tiger that has learned to pick up their weapon!

Members of 4AM in Thailand participated in the Olympic event for unqualified suburban bobsledders.

Members of 4AM in Thailand participated in the Olympic event for unqualified suburban bobsledders.

Dave Terruso kills it with bits about his girlfriend leaving hair-merkins on the shower wall and falling asleep while "driving stick shift".

Dave Terruso kills it with bits about his girlfriend leaving hair-merkins on the shower wall and falling asleep while “driving stick shift”.

Members of Bed Savage convene the Kitty Council.

Members of Bed Savage convene the Kitty Council.

Members of The Corpse of Dan Rodden are paranoid that a high-school crush is really an android.

Members of The Corpse of Dan Rodden are paranoid that a high-school softball star is really an android.

Are you running a comedy show in Philly? Send us photos so you don’t have to get captured on my iPhone 4!

Photos from Your News Philly, Guilty Pleasures and TV Party

Dan Vetrano warms up the crowd, getting big laughs for being a fan of "old" Miley Cyrus.

Dan Vetrano warms up the crowd, getting big laughs for being a fan of “old” Miley Cyrus.

Dave Metter and Allison Allison (Jacquie Baker) host YNP.

Dave Metter and Allison Allison (Jacquie Baker) host YNP.

Katilin Thompson YNP

Consumer critic Barb Bootsnider (Katlin Thompson) gives bad products The Boot!

Consumer critic Barb Bootsnider (Katlin Thompson) gives bad products The Boot!

But the critical lifestyle has caught up with her, and she decides to give herself the boot [not pictured because of photographer laughing too hard.]

Alexa & Darren (Martha Cooney and Chris Calletta) give a point/counterpoint debate on whether or not to give John Mayer a try.

Alexa & Darren (Martha Cooney and Chris Calletta) give a point/counterpoint debate on whether or not to give John Mayer a try.

Production assistant Colin Armstrong (Dan Corkery) suffers an existential crises as his chewing gum fails to stay in its package.

Production assistant Colin Armstrong (Dan Corkery) suffers an existential crises as his chewing gum fails to stay in its package.

Joe Moore (far left) and Roger Snair (far right) with a panel of improvisers (from left to right Steve Swan, Alex Newman, Aubrie Williams and Kaitlin Thompson) tribute the winter games by reading actual advice from Ask.com in Russian accents.

Joe Moore (far left) and Roger Snair (far right) with a panel of improvisers (from left to right: Steve Swan, Alex Newman, Aubrie Williams and Kaitlin Thompson) tribute the winter games by reading actual advice from Ask.com in Russian accents.

Roger ends the show with his important hip-hop message.

Roger closes the show with his important hip-hop message.

Paul Triggiani (left) and Rob Baniewicz (right) kick off the first TV Party in the theater space.

Paul Triggiani (left) and Rob Baniewicz (right) kick off the first TV Party in the theater space.

A theater full of comedians 'celebrates' the hilariously bad post-apocalyptic TV experiment from 1992 called Whoops.

A theater full of comedians ‘celebrates’ the hilariously bad post-apocalyptic TV experiment from 1992 called Whoops.

We also toasted this failed attempt at a sitcom version of Ferris Bueler’s Day Off from 1990:

Photos from Secret Pants Presents: “Do The Peppermint Twist” — A Yuletide Variety Show!

Secret Pants xMas 13 - Chip Chantry courtesy Alex Pearlman

Chip Chantry | photo courtesy Alex Pearlman

Secret Pants xMas 13 - Chip and Fastball courtesy Jaime Kelly

Chip Chantry & Fastball Pitcher Bob Gutierrez | photo courtesy Jaime Kelly


Secret Pants xMas 13 - Bryce Remsburg and members of Secret Pants courtesy Jaime Kelly

Bryce Rembsburg & members of Secret Pants | photo courtesy Jaime Kelly


Secret Pants xMas 13 - Daring Daulton courtesy Alex Pearlman

Daring Daulton | photo courtesy Alex Pearlman


Secret Pants xMas 13 - Jen Curcio staple by Aubrie Williams

Jen Curcio stapling money to a dude | photo courtesy Aubrie Williams


Secret Pants xMas 13 - Kensil Alsis by Alex Pearlman

John Kensil & Christian Alsis | photo courtesy Alex Pearlman


Secret Pants xMas 13 - Paul Triggiani staple courtesy Paul Trigg

Paul Triggiani staples money to a dude | photo Courtesy Paul Triggiani


Secret Pants xMas 13 - members of Secret Pants and We're Matt Weir courtesy Jaime Kelly

We’re Matt Weir w/ members of Secret Pants | photo courtesy Jaime Kelly


Secret Pants xMas 13 - Secret Pants courtesy Jaime Kelly

Secret Pants | photo courtesy Jaime Kelly


Secret Pants xMas 13 - Brian and Samantha Craig courtesy Joe Moore

Brian & Samantha Craig | photo courtesy Joe Moore

Comedy Photos (And Fashion) From Around Philly 11/21/13

Here are some photos from recent comedy shows around town… Do you produce or perform in a show from which you can send us photos? Email them to contact@witout.net!

Hang On 2013 - Aaron Nevins

Aaron Nevins Hosts Hang On (w/ Aaron Nevins).

 

Hang On 2013 - Arron Nevins & Dan Vetrano

Aaron chats with audience wrangler Dan Vetrano.

 

Hang On 2013 - Dude Rules

The panel lays down some Dude Rules. (L to R: Tim Butterly, Mike Alloy, Aaron Nevins, Kevin Ryan).

 

Hang On 2013 - Kevin Allison & Dave Hill

Aaron sits down with guests Kevin Allison and Dave Hill.

 And from Wednesday’s East Coast Power Nap

Alejandro and TJ

Alejandro Morales and TJ Hurley share the theme of the night: Christmas.
[photo by Ben Miller.]

 

Aaron Hertzog

Aaron Hertzog offers life-hacks for running out of pizza. 
[photo by Ben Miller]

 

Elise Thompson-Hohl

Elise explains how her dad got a good deal on a flight to Disneyland for the family after 9/11.
[photo by Ben Miller.]

 

Jim Ginty

Jim discusses the science of why butt-holes are tight.
[photo by Ben Miller]

 

Mike Logan

Mike Logan on how his dad doesn’t need to hear about his nights out.
[Photo by Ben Miller]

 

Natalie Levant

Natalie Levant’s search for gray hairs moves south.
[Photo by Ben Miller]

 

Setoiyo

Setoiyo never had fun doing recreational drugs. (Ritalin made him actually do his homework.) 
[photo by Ben Miller]

 

And because we didn’t have anybody reliable to take photographs last night at Free For All, Philly Comedy fashionista Joe Moore reports on what everybody was wearing:

Alison Zeidman - White and black checkered shirt, all buttons buttoned, 3/4′s length sleeves, folded once just above the elbow. Black jeans. Brown moccasins with no socks.
Dave Topor - White knit hat. Grey hooded sweatshirt with 3 horizontal black stripes running from shoulder to shoulder, split by a white vertical zipper running the length of the shirt zipped approximately half way, the letters “A D I D A S” in white below a white “Adidas logo” on the left breast, a small white zippered pocket on the bottom left of the sweatshirt. Black undershirt. Blue jeans. All white sneakers.
Brian Finnell -  Grey hoodied sweatshirt unzipped, white zipper, sleeves rolled to the elbows. navy blue t-shirt with a dark blue quadrangle and a light blue quadrangle separated by a white line. Grey jeans. Black shoes, black laces, white swoosh, and white soles.
Chris Dolan - Black sweater over a white-with-thin-grey-lines dress shirt, the collar over the sweater and the cuffs over the sweater. White undershirt under the dress shirt. Off-white pants. Off-white canvas shoes with white soles and white laces.
Pat Kelly - Black button down short sleeve shirt, white t-shirt, blue jeans. Grey canvas shoes with white soles and white laces.
Sidney Gantt - Grey sweatshirt, hoodless, zipped 3/4ths of the way, sleeves rolled up tot he elbows over a purple t-shirt. Grey jeans. Grey shoes, with white soles, and white, light green, and black vertical stripes.
Ahamed Weinberg - Blue sweatshirt, faded black/grey jeans, tan canvas shoes, white souls, dark grey laces.
Tyler Rothrock - Midnight-Wine t-shirt untucked. Blue jeans with a small fleck of white paint on the left knee. Black shoes with lime green laces and white soles. Purple wrist band on the right wrist.
Alex Grubard - Dark blue buttonless Henley sweater over a black t-shirt just showing at the neck. Black jeans. Black sneakers with black laves and white soles.