A Plethora of Choices – Shows 11/16/16

If you’re a fan of live comedy, tonight is like Christmas to you.  Unless you don’t celebrate Christmas.  In which case, it’s like Holiday to you. From showcases to open mics, St. Louis Comedy is well represented tonight.

Staying: in touch  (Blank Space, 2847 Cherokee, St. Louis, MO 63118) – Milly Naeger is about to leave the St. Louis Comedy scene, but before she does, she has to perform for us one more time.  Literally anything can happen on this show, which is hosted by Milly’s for No Straight White Guys’ co-host, Amy Milton.  It’s our highlight of the evening.  Show at 7:30. $5.

fb-showcaseFunny Bone Wednesday Night Showcase  (The Funny Bone, 614 Westport Plaza, St. Louis, MO 63146) – Host Max Price presents a line-up of local comics for what’s becoming a great regular showcase.  Tonight’s show features Jason Jenkins, Quentin Wilbert, and Chris Cyr.  Show at 7:30. Free if you mention a performing comic’s name. Two item minimum.

comics-againstHelium Comedy Presents: Comics Against Humanity (Helium Comedy Club, 1147 St. Louis Galleria, St. Louis, MO 63117) – If you’ve played the game Cards Against Humanity, you know how messed up things can get.  Now imagine that instead of you playing it, some of St. Louis Comedy’s most twisted minds had control of the game.  You don’t want to miss it.  Show at 8.  Two item minimum in showroom.

2466c353-5177-427e-9e63-1e4d6f29812eNot in the mood for an organized show?  Prefer the chaos and excitement that comes from watching performers hone their craft?Then check out one of the many of open mics the scene has to offer tonight.
Parrot’s Comedy Open Mic  (Parrot’s Bar and Grill, 2951 N. St. Peters Parkway, St. Peters, MO 63376) – Hosted by Andy Hamilton. Show at 8.
Improv Shop Open Mic (The Improv Shop, 510 N. Euclid, St. Louis, MO 63108) – Hosted by Rafe Williams and Bobby Jaycox.  Show at 8.
Open Mic 101 (Bar 101, 1724 S. Broadway, St. Louis, MO 63104) – Hosted by Josh Slobe. Show at 8.
Wild Card Wednesday Night Comedy Open Mic (The Crow’s Nest, 7336 Manchester, St. Louis, MO 63143) – Hosted by Chris Cyr and JC Sibala.  Show at 10:30.