Advertisement
Advertisement
Share
Things To Do

Laughing stock: February comedy shows

Comedians coming to San Diego during February include Steve Byrne, Demetri Martin, Lewis Black and Tiffany Haddish.

2.1: Steven Wright 

“Curiosity killed the cat, but, for a while, I was a suspect.” — Steven Wright on A Steven Wright Special

@ Balboa Theatre, sandiegotheatres.org

Steven Wright

Steven Wright.

(Scott Gries / Getty Images for Comedy Central)
Advertisement

2.1-3: Noah Gardenswartz

“Earlier in the week, I got a new beard trimmer. That’s exciting, ’ cause that means my old beard trimmer is now my new ball-hair trimmer. And my old ball-hair trimmer is now my friend Kyle’s new beard trimmer.” — Noah Gardenswartz on Conan

@ The American Comedy Co., americancomedyco.com

Noah Gardenswartz

Noah Gardenswartz.

(Noam Galai / Getty Images for Comedy Central)

2.1-3: Steve Byrne 

“You ever hear other people having sex? You ever hear that? That’s uncomfortable. I stay in a lot of hotel rooms. I walk down the hall at 2 or 3 in the morning, and you hear it. And you know it when you hear it. Somebody didn’t stub their toe 38 times in a row in under 2 minutes. Someone is banging. And it ain’t you.” — Steve Byrne on Happy Hour

Advertisement

@ The Comedy Store, thecomedystore.com/la-jolla

Comedian Actor Steve Bryne

Comedian Actor Steve Bryne.

(Jason Davis / Getty Images for Bud Light)

2.2: Demetri Martin 

“I used to compete in sports a lot. Then I realized you can buy trophies. Now I’m good at everything.” — Demetri Martin on Comedy Gold!

@ Balboa Theatre, sandiegotheatres.org

Comedian Demetri Martin

Comedian Demetri Martin.

(Ilya S. Savenok / Getty Images)

2.3: Lewis Black

“As we all well know, pot is a gateway drug, isn’t it? It’s a gateway drug... to the kitchen.” — Lewis Black on Just for Laughs

@ Balboa Theatre, sandiegotheatres.org

Comedian Lewis Black

Comedian Lewis Black.

(Dimitrios Kambouris / Getty Images)
Advertisement

2.9-11: Liza Treyger 

“Do you ever have a day where it’s like I better get my period ASAP or I guess I have to check myself into a mental hospital?” — Liza Treyger on Twitter

@ The Comedy Store, thecomedystore.com/la-jolla

Liza Treyger

Liza Treyger.

(Jason Kempin / Getty Images)

2.15-17: Hannibal Buress 

“Sometimes when I watch porn, I put my hoodie on so I feel creepier.” — Hannibal Buress on Just for Laughs

@ The American Comedy Co., americancomedyco.com

FYF Fest 2017 - Day 1

Hannibal Buress.

(Timothy Norris / Getty Images for FYF)

2.16: Tiffany Haddish 

“After I left my grandma’s and graduated high school and everything, I got accepted into NYU, y’all. I was supposed to go to NYU. Don’t clap, ’cause I didn’t go. Make no sense to me, because $30,000 a semester. How am I paying $30,000 a semester? How many d*cks do I gotta suck to get this education?” — Tiffany Haddish on From the Hood to Hollywood

@ Pechanga Resort, pechanga.com

Advertisement

Comedian Tiffany Haddish

Comedian Tiffany Haddish.

(Andrew Toth / Getty Images for ELLE)

2.16-18: Theo Von 

“Just landed in Los Angeles and they are making me get a permit to be a straight male.” — Theo Von on Twitter

@ The Comedy Store, thecomedystore.com/la-jolla

Comedian Theo Von

Comedian Theo Von.

(Matt Winkelmeyer / Getty Images for Entertainment Weekly)

2.22-24: Dave Attell 

“My dad used to beat me when I was a kid. He’d always go, ‘Dave, I really don’t want to hit you, but this is the only thing that gets me hard.’ Oh, come on. It’s a joke. You know I don’t know who my dad is. I have no idea. I was raised in a carnival.” — Dave Attell on Road Work

@ The American Comedy Co., americancomedyco.com

Comedian Dave Attell

Comedian Dave Attell.

(Nicholas Hunt / Getty Images)


Newsletter
Sign up for the Pacific Insider newsletter

PACIFIC magazine delivers the latest restaurant and bar openings, festivals and top concerts, every Tuesday.

You may occasionally receive promotional content from the Pacific San Diego.
Advertisement