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34 Star Starred
The American Comedy Co.
818 B 6th Ave San Diego, CA 92101
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Jen M
I was laughing so much I was tearing up!!! A must see!!!
Comedian Dov Davidoff info Sep 15 2014 star this tip starred
Mrs Anelli
No need to show up an hour early on weekdays. Will call opens 1/2 hr before show on weekdays.
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attended Mar 09 2014

Awesome time!!!! comedy was good and atmosphere was very welcoming.

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attended Dec 05 2013

I had a work emergency and I was unable to go last night. Can I use the money I paid toward a future purchase?

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September 21, 2014: Jimmy Tatro
Jimmy Tatro is a comedian, filmmaker and YouTube personality. On his channel, Life According to Jimmy, Tatro mixes sketch comedy with his own spin on observations of everyday life. Tatro pokes fun at college stereotypes, awkward situations and a whole range of everyday comedic circumstances. Jimmy made his feature debut in Grown Ups 2 with Adam Sandler, and can be seen in a supporting role in 22 Jump Street.

September 24, 2014: Kate Berlant
Kate Berlant is originally from Los Angeles but currently resides in New York City, where she’s been pretending to pay taxes for almost four years! Though only 22, she possesses the comedic dexterity of a foolish man well into his sixties. She is the producer and host of the free weekly show Crime & Punishment at Cake Shop on the Lower East Side.

September 28, 2014: Michael Quu Presents… Full Throttle Comedy
Ready to go from zero to funny? Full Throttle Comedy is a pedal to the metal ride of the nations top stand up comics! Originally a staple of the New York comedy scene, the show has been selling out venues across Southern California for 2 years now you can take part in the Full Throttle Comedy experience right here in San Diego! Each show features today’s premiere comedic talent from HBO, Comedy Central and Showtime. Hosted by national touring college favorite Michael Quu (MTV and Spike TV).

October 1, 2014: Frankie Quinones
Frankie Quinones headlines his popular and long-running For The People Comedy Tour show at The American Comedy Co. Quinones has performed overseas for the troops and has toured with national headliners including Ralphie May, Paul Rodriguez and Eddie Griffin. His act has been compared to a one-man variety show, as he plays a variety of outrageous characters. Joining the show will be Quinones’ own Juanita Carmelita Gonzalez from the popular “So Spicy” music video (Youtube: So Spicy). Special guests include Candice Thompson and Cory Loykasek.

October 5, 2014: Threezus
Threezus is a standup comedy tour featuring T.K. Kelly, Ricky Carmona, & Nick Malis, three comics, writers & actors who have performed across the country, in addition to writing & performing on Tosh.0 on Comedy Central. The tour thus far has included stops in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Portland, Denver & Seattle.

October 8, 2014: Hampton Yount
Hampton was born in Virginia, started comedy in DC, aged four years, and now lives in Los Angeles. Hampton won the DC Improv Comedy Competition in 2008 and has been a recurring presence at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, South By Southwest, The DC Comedy Festival and the Bentzen Ball Comedy Festival. He was a semi-finalist at the Laughing Skull Festival, and was recently named one of Esquire’s best new stand up comedians of 2012. Hampton was previously a creative consultant on Rob Drydek’s Fantasy Factory (MTV), a writer for Loiter Squad (Adult Swim) and Upload with Shaq (TruTV) and is currently a creative consultant on Ridiculousness on MTV.

October 12, 2014: Gene Pompa
Pompa’s television credits include several appearances on NBC’s Late Night with Conan O’Brien and CBS’ The Late Late Show. He’s also starred in his own half-hour Comedy Central Presents special, as well as a half-hour comedy showcase on Si TV. You may’ve also seen Pompa on Showtime, HBO, MTV, mun2, Galavision, and the Game Show Network. Pompa’s offbeat perspective on comedy crosses all racial and ethnic lines, and goes over well with everyone from college age audiences, to a more mature crowd.

October 19, 2014: Dan Gill and the Fringe Riders Present Stampede!
A rip-roaring, raucous wild-west revue featuring some of the world’s best stand-up comedians, performed live for your hootin’ and hollerin’ enjoyment, hosted by The Fringe Riders: Mustang, Papa D, and The Birdman (Dan Gill, David Venhuizen, and Colin McCormick).

October 22, 2014: Cy Amundson
Cy Amundson has quickly established himself as one of the nation’s fastest rising stand-up comedians. He was a standout performer as a New Face at last summer’s Montreal Just For Laughs Festival and recently made his television debut on Conan. Named CMT’s Next Big Comic for 2011, Cy has been on the Bob and Tom Show and has performed in the Aspen Comedy Festival, Seattle International Comedy Competition, and the Great American Comedy Festival in Johnny Carson’s home town of Norfolk, NE. Cy effectively manages to challenge the audience while remaining delightfully and positively relatable. Some of his favorite things include Larry Bird, pancakes, and anything Teen Wolf related.

The venue enforces a dress code: no ball caps, athletic wear or excessively baggy clothing will be permitted.

About the Ticket Supplier: The American Comedy Co.

The American Comedy Co. is a locally owned and operated A-List comedy club and restaurant featuring the best nationally touring stand-up comedians in the business. Located in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter in beautiful downtown San Diego, we provide the highest quality entertainment in an intimate, 200 seat venue with an old-city, speak-easy feel. The American Comedy Co. is the greatest comedy club in the country. See you in the future.