A mash-up of “Jeopardy” meets “Saturday Night Live,” Ask Me Another is NPR’s rambunctious hour of puzzles, word games and trivia that blends your local pub’s trivia night with comedy and music. Host Ophira Eisenberg and house musician Jonathan Coulton challenge contestants and listeners alike with games that stretch their noggins and tickle their funny bones. Celebrity guests take a turn in the contestant’s chair, facing games written especially for them. Celebrity guests include Danny Pudi (Abed from NBC’s “Community”), Adam Savage (“Mythbusters”) and New York Times Technology Columnist Farhad Manjoo.
Wednesday, February 5th, 8pm, The Castro Theatre BUY TICKETS
Kathryn Hahn (“Step Brothers,” “Our Idiot Brother,” “Crossing Jordan,” “We’re The Millers” and much more) will be the guest on Owen & TJ Read the News podcast with Owen Burke and Adam McKay!
From the minds of Owen Burke (Funny or Die) and Adam McKay (“Anchorman”). Owen stays up on current events and TJ, a cell phone case salesman and aspiring hip hop artist, is more interested in what’s going on at the Hooters down at the Jacksonville, FL CityWalk. On Owen & TJ Read the News they discuss the top stories of the month together.
Molly Shannon (“Saturday Night Live”) has been added to the Becoming “Enlightened” event on Sunday, February 2nd at 1pm at Marines’ Memorial Theatre. A celebration of the much-loved HBO series, she’ll join cast and creators Laura Dern, Mike White, Timm Sharp, Sarah Burns, David Bernad and moderator Andy Richter (“Conan”). Don’t miss your chance to say goodbye to this fantastic series!
Sunday, February 2nd, Marines’ Memorial Theatre
1pm BUY TICKETS
Due to a change in their shooting schedules, Luke Wilson and Jason Mantzoukas will not be appearing as previously announced
We’re thrilled to announce the following event, just added to the SF Sketchfest schedule!
A Salute to “Bored to Death” with Jonathan Ames, Ted Danson, Zach Galifianakis and Jason Schwartzman Moderated by Martin Gero
Join acclaimed writer and show creator Jonathan Ames and cast members Ted Danson (“George”), Zach Galifianakis (“Ray”) and Jason Schwartzman (“Jonathan”) as they discuss their work on “Bored to Death,” the unique and celebrated HBO “Noir-otic
Saturday, February 1st, 1pm, Marines’ Memorial Theatre BUY TICKETS
Late yesterday, we were informed by the producers of Ask Me Another that Michael J. Fox was confirmed for the show and that we could announce his participation. Unfortunately this is not that case and Mr. Fox will not be appearing. We are disappointed by this news and apologize for the miscommunication. Stay tuned for a special guest announcement for this event.