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Brent Weinbach & Myq Kaplan
January 30, 2013 @ 8:00 pm| $20
Brent Weinbach is a stand-up comedian. He was a winner and recipient of the Andy Kaufman Award, which is given out once a year to recognize innovation in stand-up comedy. He has appeared on Conan, Lopez Tonight, Comedy Central, HBO, and toured with the Comedians of Comedy.
Myq Kaplan is a comedian named Myq Kaplan (pronounced “Mike Kaplan”). Myq made his network television debut on The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien and has since gone on to appear onLate Show with David Letterman, Conan, The Late, Late Show with Craig Ferguson and in his own half-hourComedy Central Presents: Myq Kaplan special. He was a Top 5 finalist on the most recent season ofLast Comic Standing 2010 and ended his tour this summer. He has also appeared on Comedy Central’s Live at Gotham, at the New Faces show of the 2009 Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal, was voted 2008’s Best Local Comedian in the Boston Phoenix, and won the NY’s Funniest Standup Competition in 2009. A Jewy-ish atheistic vegan who spells the name “Mike” weird (sorry or you’re welcome), Myq enjoys words, social justice, Netflix, and comic books. Also non-comic books, ping-pong, and being great with women. And grammar and run-on sentence fragments. And of course, entertaining his demographic, which is anyone who might know the word “demographic.” www.myqkaplan.com
Donny Divanian played tennis at UC Santa Cruz where he and his teammates won the NCAA men’s tennis championships in 2007. Since then he has moved to San Francisco where he performs stand-up comedy all over the Bay Area including the SF Punch Line, Purple Onion, Hemlock Tavern and the San Jose Improv. He has performed in SF Sketchfest and the SF Fringe Festival (receiving a best of the Fringe award). He is also in the comedy group We Are Nudes. In 2010 they appeared in the NY times.
Wednesday, January 30th, 8pm, Punch Line Comedy Club