Wordplay: True Stories From Top Actors and Comedians With a Live DJ Soundtrack
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All offers for Wordplay: A Benefit for 826la have expired.
The last date listed for Wordplay: A Benefit for 826la was Sunday March 6, 2011 / 7:00pm.
Currently at Flappers Comedy Club Burbank - Main Room:
- Full Price:
- $10.00 - $15.00
- Our Price:
- COMP - $7.50
Flappers Comedy Club brings Los Angeles' top comics to Burbank, from shows featuring stand-up talent from national headliners that've been seen on network TV, HBO, BET and Comedy Central, to comedy contests with up-and-coming performers, hilarious themed shows and more. The club also hosts variety nights and and other one-of-a-kind events. Plus, you never know what celebrity comics might drop by for a guest set. Please see the full event description for a link to information on upcoming shows. Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
Featured review from Giggling Girls
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Disappointed, while I appreciate Taylor, Alan and others sharing fresh new material. Why were we subjected to the less than Sterling tale once again when I last heard it two years ago in Wordplay? Ick. Shock does not equal craft. I would not have attended had I known old material would have been presented once again.
I hold 826LA in enormous regard and I think that the Benefit would have been much better served minus the one repulsive, reheated tale.
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My friend and I went and had a fantastic time. Everyone was hilarious and spot-on, and the music selections were right on target. I would definitely recommend this event to anyone looking to relax and laugh at the absurdities of the world.
Quotes & Highlights
- Goldstar members loved Wordplay at Fake Gallery. Their great reviews won the show a Roar of the Crowd award. Read the reviews here.
WordPlay is a new spin on storytelling. Part This American Life, part stand-up comedy, it's where some of L.A.'s best writers and comedians come and share their true stories while our DJ spins a real-time soundtrack - like an organ player in a silent movie theater, but less Olde-Tyme.
And this special, best-of performance at a new, larger venue is to benefit 826la, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting students ages 6 to 18 with their creative and expository writing skills, and to helping teachers inspire their students to write.
A great show for a great cause.