Venue Details

436 Star Starred
Cobb's Comedy Club
at Lombard 915 Columbus Ave San Francisco, CA 94133
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Bertha Shaw
We had the wings and tenders.. Nice to snack on during the show. Appetizer style food. We had eaten before we arrived..
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Bertha Shaw
The weather was Nice weather. I had a sweater and tights. Bring a light jacket for the offshore breeze at night.. I wore Boots .
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6 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 19 2008

i enjoyed the show, funny. the show gave a good laugh.

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2 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 19 2008

Ahmed mentioned he was tired several times during the show, did not provide much of his own input, instead just went through the first row of people one by one asking people where they are from.

Maybe he is a better performer when not tired,...continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Dec 19 2008

It was absolutely the worst comedy show that I ever attended. Disgraceful!

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Ahmed Ahmed was born in Helwan, Egypt in 1970. His parents immigrated to the US when he was one month old, and he grew up in Riverside, CA. Ahmed moved to Hollywood when he was 19 years old to pursue a career as an actor and stand-up comedian. He attended The American Academy of Dramatic Arts for one year and studied with various acting coaches such as Cliff Osmond, Ivana Chubbuck and Sandy Marshall.

He’s been seen in such films and television shows as_ Iron Man, You Don’t Mess With The Zohan, Swingers, Tracey Takes On, Roseanne, JAG, Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn_ on Comedy Central and MTV’s Punk’d. He’s also appeared on CNN, The View, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, and NPR. He was featured on the front page of The Wall Street Journal in December of 2001, and was also featured in Newsweek.  Currently can be seen on the Fahrenheit 9/11 DVD bonus track performing stand up comedy. A paid regular performer at The World Famous Comedy Store in Hollywood, Ahmed tours all across America and Europe. The winner of the first annual Richard Pryor Award for ethnic comedy at the Edinburgh Comedy Festival in Scotland summer of 2004, Ahmed has written an original screenplay titled The Pilgrimage based on his Hajj (pilgrimage to Mecca).