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The Leftist Gorillas of Comedy
Date Friday May 09
Time 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location Details
Rio Theatre
Event Type Concert/Show
Organizer/AuthorAllison Hatcher
The Leftist Gorillas of Comedy

Discount tickets for activists, volunteers and non-profits at:

Fox Flogged • Activists Admired • Vegetarians Vindicated • Coulter Chloroformed • Peace Proliferated • Neo-cons Needled • Goodness Glorified • Choice Championed • Animals Adored • Hate Halted • Hummers Harangued • Limbaugh Lambasted • Bush Busted • Lefties Lauded • Cheney Chastised • Liberalism Loved • Environment Extolled

A raucous evening of left leaning, kick-ass, take-no-prisoners, progressive comedy featuring national headliners Will Durst, Dan Piraro, and Johnny Steele.

• Will Durst is a 5-time Emmy Award nominee and a 7-time nominee for The American Comedy Awards Comedian of the Year. His Off Broadway solo show was repeatedly extended and came “Highly Recommended” by the New York Times. His new book The All American Sport of Bi-partisan Bashing goes on sale May 1st.

• Dan Piraro is creator of the syndicated and award winning cartoon Bizarro. Also a talented performer, Piraro’s extremely inventive solo work, The Bizarro Baloney Show, played in theaters across America and to great critical acclaim.

• Johnny Steele has hosted award winning radio and TV shows in San Francisco. A former winner of the S.F. Comedy Competition, Steele’s performances have been described as ‘A tidal wave of social and political commentary’.

Also performing will be Santa Cruz favorite, special guest Richard Stockton, whose Planet Cruz Comedy Hour airs locally on 88.9 KUSP.

Tickets: $24 at the door / $20 in advance at Streetlight Records 831-421-9200
and 866-468-3399
Added to the calendar on Thursday Apr 24th, 2008 11:14 AM

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