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Punch Line Sacramento
in the Howe 'Bout Arden shopping center 2100 Arden Way Sacramento, CA 95825
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4 events
1 review
1 stars
Remember that Punch Line has a two drink minimum!
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Yolanda Macias
22 events
8 reviews
6 stars
Bring extra money, 2 drink minimum... And a bottle of water was $4.50...
Comedian Julian McCullough
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Paul Mooney
19 ratings
3.5 average rating
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9 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 02 2011

I bought tickets for the 10pm showing but my husband and I left before we were able to attend. Doors were supposed to open at 9:45pm for seating. By 10:30pm, it was so late and we were so tired from standing up out side, we decided to just leave....continued

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4 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 03 2010

Paul Mooney was awesome. We were fortunate enough to sit right up front next to him which made the evening that much more enjoyable. There was a long wait before the first show finished up, but once we got in and the show started, we agreed it...continued

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5 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Oct 19 2012

People should know the comic before purchasing a ticket and have no idea who the person is. I thoroughly enjoyed the show and so happy that I got the opportunity to see this icon. Mr. Mooney speaks his mind and thoughts on any subject; coming...continued

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Paul Mooney is one of the most dangerous and brilliant comic minds of our time. His first professional gig was writing for Richard Pryor, penning most of the hilarious routines for Pryor’s legendary Saturday Night Live appearance, co-writing material on the groundbreaking Live On Sunset and Is It Something I Said albums, and for Pryor’s film Jo Jo Dancer, You’re Life Is Calling.

A talented comedic writer, Mooney has served as head writer for some of television’s best comedies, including The Richard Pryor Show, Good Times and the first year of Fox’s In Living Color, creating the hilarious “Homey the Clown” skit. He also wrote for Redd Foxx’s Sanford and Son series as well as Saturday Night Live. Mooney appeared on Comedy Central’s Chappelle’s Show and released a live stand-up DVD, Know Your History: Jesus Is Black and So Was Cleopatra.

Paul Mooney came into his own with his controversial and critically acclaimed debut comedy album Race, for which he received a Grammy nomination. His album Master Piece continues to stir anger, laughter, and thought. “I always drop in some history,” he explains. “It’s knowledge. There’s always a message in my comedy and you may not get it that night – it’s like time bombs. It’ll get you a week later. You’ll understand.”