Click for Ann Arbor, Michigan Forecast
Thursday July 10, 2014
Follow us: facebook twitter RSS feed

Calendar of Events

Comedy, Storytelling, & Performance Art

From standup to improv, and everything in between, comedy is flourishing in the auditoriums and clubs of Ann Arbor. And with the U-M's new Media Union, a growing number of multimedia performances are appearing on The Calendar.





 
Who wrote this?   Ann Arbor Observer tree logo Observer editors    community member community members
20

Tuesday


August 2013
 7:30-9 p.m. 

The Moth Storyslam: Michigan Radio.

  Ann Arbor Observer tree logo   < less

See review. Monthly open mike storytelling competition sponsored by The Moth, the NYC-based nonprofit storytelling organization that also produces a weekly public radio show. Each month 10 storytellers are selected at random from among those who sign up to tell a 3-5 minute story on the monthly theme. The 3 judges are recruited from the audience. Monthly winners compete in a semiannual Grand Slam. Space limited, so it's smart to arrive early.

2014

Jan 21: "Beginnings."

Feb. 18: "Happy."

Mar. 18: "Escape."

Apr. 15: "Song."

May 20: "Animals."

June 17: "Fathers."

July 15: TBA.

.
7:30-9 p.m. (doors open and sign-up begins at 6 p.m.), The Circus, 210 S. First. $8. 764-5118. [map]
Bookmark and Share

23

Friday


August 2013
 8 & 10:30 p.m. 

Mike Bonner: Ann Arbor Comedy Showcase.

  Ann Arbor Observer tree logo   < less

Aug. 23 & 24. A longtime regular on BET's Comic View, this Detroit native specializes in slightly wacky observational humor about family life with his wife and 3 kids. Preceded by 2 opening acts. Alcohol is served.
8 & 10:30 p.m., 314 E. Liberty, (below Seva restaurant). $8 reserved seating in advance, $10 general admission at the door. 996-9080. [map]
Bookmark and Share

24

Saturday


August 2013
 8 & 10:30 p.m. 

Mike Bonner: Ann Arbor Comedy Showcase.

  Ann Arbor Observer tree logo   < less

Aug. 23 & 24. A longtime regular on BET's Comic View, this Detroit native specializes in slightly wacky observational humor about family life with his wife and 3 kids. Preceded by 2 opening acts. Alcohol is served.
8 & 10:30 p.m., 314 E. Liberty, (below Seva restaurant). $8 reserved seating in advance, $10 general admission at the door. 996-9080. [map]
Bookmark and Share




Science camp for kids ages 6-14
Motawi Tileworks
Esquire Interiors Ann Arbor MI
Top of the Lamp, Ann Arbor's locally owned lighting specialty store.