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4244 Star Starred
San Jose Improv
62 S. Second St. San Jose, CA 95150
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Bob was named one of the 100 Greatest Standups of All Time by Comedy Central.
Watch video clips of Robert Schimmel performing stand-up.


Robert’s break came in 1986 when Rodney Dangerfield invited him to perform on his HBO Young Comedians Special which led to his critically acclaimed Showtime specials, “Hard Core in the Big Apple,” and “Robert Schimmel: Guilty as Charged.” His TV credits include, “Staff writer on In Living Color,” Appearances on “The Howard Stern Show,” and “Late Night with Conan O’Brien.” In addition, The Lymphoma Research Foundation of America honored Schimmel with their annual Celebration of Life Award, presented to an individual that shows determination, strenght and courage in thier fight against cancer. He recently recovered from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. He was awarded Stand-Up of the year at The 13th Annual American Comedy Awards.

<em>A Thousand Splendid Suns</em> Yoshi's Oakland <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> An Evening With Ayaan Hirsi Ali <em>Beach Blanket Babylon</em> Steve Martin and Martin Short