SF Sketchfest Threesome: Maria Bamford, Andy Kindler and Natasha Leggero


SF Sketchfest Threesome:
Maria BamfordAndy Kindler and Natasha Leggero

hosted by Mary Van Note

It’s an SF Sketchfest Stand-Up Threesome with three of the best in the biz!

Which comedian did Judd Apatow tell the L.A. Times he thinks is hysterically funny?  What entertainer starred in Target’s Black Friday ad campaign three years in a row?  Whose cult hit web series is being displayed at the Museum of Art and Design in New York?  Which comic’s CD was named one of the best comedy albums of the year by Amazon.com and one of the best comedy albums of the decade by The AV Club?  Maria Bamford!  That’s Who! Maria started her performing arts career in Duluth, Minnesota at the age of 11 where she starred in the Chester Park Elementary production of How the West Was REALLY Won!  A short 29 years of self-discovery and secretarial work later and look at her now!  Maria is the first female comic to have two half-hour Comedy Central Presents specials.  She starred in the Comedy Central series, The Comedians of Comedy and Netflix’s Comedians of Comedy: The Movie.  She has made multiple late-night appearances on The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Late Late Show with Craig FergusonLate Night with Conan O’Brien and Jimmy Kimmel Live, as well as not-so-late appearances on John Oliver’s New York Stand Up ShowPremium BlendTough Crowd with Colin Quinn and The World Comedy Tour: Melbourne 2003.  Maria has guest starred on Louie (fX), and The Sarah Silverman Program (Comedy Central) and has recurring roles on the re-booted Arrested Development (Netflix), Tim & Eric: Awesome Show and Check It Out (both Adult Swim). Maria currently contributes comedic voiceovers for such animations as Cartoon Network’sAdventure Time, fX’s Unsupervised, Disney Channel’s Kick Buttowski, Nickelodeon’s Legend of Korra andKung Fu Panda, PBS’s Emmy-winning series Word Girl and the upcoming Tight Bros for Adult Swim.  She was also a regular voice on Nickelodeon’s CatDog and Back at the Barnyard (in which she reprised the role of “Mrs. Beady” from the hit feature animation, Barnyard). Maria’s writing has been featured in The OnionThe Melbourne Age, and LA Weekly.  Her popular CDs include The Burning Bridges TourHow to Win, and Unwanted Thoughts Syndrome.    She also created and starred in The Maria Bamford Show, a unique 20 webisode series for Turner’s Superdeluxe that has taken on a cult status afterlife on YouTube.   She can currently be seen performing in her living room for her parents on the Chill.com direct-to-fans event, Maria Bamford: The special special special!

Andy Kindler was a series judge on the seventh season of NBC’s Last Comic Standing.  He is the star of two half-hour Comedy Central Presents specials and is a frequent guest and correspondent on The Late Show with David Letterman.  Andy recurred on Everybody Loves Raymond, Disney’s Wizards of Waverly Place and Fox’s Bob’s Burgers, and he has appeared on the HBO Young Comedians Special, Late Night with Conan O’Brian, The Daily Show, Dr. Katz Professional Therapist, Home Movies and The Larry Sanders Show.  Andy delivers his infamous State of the Industry Address each year at the Just For LaughsFestival in Montreal.

For the past six years, Natasha Leggero has performed stand-up all over the country and abroad, including appearances on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Comedy Central’s Premium Blend, The Comedy Factory on Dutch television and three appearances on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Natasha has played various deviants in her three-year re-curring stint on Comedy Central’s Reno 911?. She has also re-occured on FOX’s Til Death and is a regular roundtable guest on Chelsea Latelyon E!.  She has starred in pilots for ABC’s 2009 Pulling, FOX’s 2008 sketch show Comedy Death Ray, NBC 2007’s Comedy Colosseum, Comedy Central’s 2006’s Gay Robot, and was the star of MTV’s hit series The 70’s House. She has guest-starred on It’s always Sunny in PhilidelphiaSamantha WhoAqua Teen Hunger ForceWorst Week and most recently The Sarah Silverman Program. You can also see her in the movie He’s Just Not that into You.

Mary Van Note is a stand-up comedienne of the weird variety.  She performs at colleges, clubs and festivals across the country and she is the creator and star of the award winning Independent Film Channel web series The Mary Van Note Show: Gavin Really Wants Me. She was a SF Weekly’s Masterminds grant recipient and an Andy Kaufman Award semi-finalist.  She is also obsessed with all things vintage and posts regularly on her personal style blog at www.maryvannote.com/blog.

PERFORMANCE INFO:

SF Sketchfest Threesome
Sunday, February 10th, 8pm, Cobb’s Comedy Club
$25
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Co-presented by San Francisco Comedy Day
Time: February 10, 2013 8:00 pm
Venue: Cobb's Comedy Club
Address:
San Francisco, CA, United States
Cost: $25
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