Every Thursday we highlight the best comedy of the coming weekend. Find more comedy events at dallasobserver.com/calendar.
A finalist in two kick-ass comedy festivals, Gilda's Laugh Fest in Grand Rapids and The Skull Fest in Atlanta, Collin Moulton brings his comedy chops to the stage in Fort Worth this Friday and Saturday. He's up for anything, except a trip to the post office. Shows are at 8:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. on Friday and 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. on Saturday. Tickets are only $10 plus a two-drink minimum.
Backdoor Comedy in Dallas is definitely the place to check out for the best of the best. They feature comics from Last Comic Standing, BET and Comedy Central. So when they put on a Best Of Showcase, you are practically legally required to go see it. Shows are Friday at 9 p.m. and Saturday at 8 p.m. and 10:15 p.m. Tickets are $14 plus a two-drink minimum. In Dallas, everyone lines up to get in the Backdoor (get your mind out of the gutter).
his name is Flip. He's a comedian/hypnotist. Yep. He will hypnotize you
and then use you as material for his show. But don't worry, he's nice
about it. Shows are Thursday through Sunday, and tickets run between $15 and $25. You are getting very giggly...giggly...giggly.
to you by The Alternative Comedy Theater, this super theatrical and
totally unscripted comedy explosion is a Pocket Sandwich favorite.
Perfect for those who like anything anti-mainstream. Shows are Friday
and Saturday at 11:15 p.m. and rated R. No early birds or kids? Score.
Amy, a recent divorcee, moves back in with her parents in Connecticut,
things get pretty dark. She even goes on a date with a guy who talks
about yogurt. Yogurt, you guys. But things pick up for Amy when she
starts up an affair with Jeremy, a hot 19-year-old actor. I'm sure all
you ladies out there can relate. Right? Starring Melanie Lynskey and
Blythe Danner and John Rubenstein, Hello I Must Be Going is playing now.
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