The Mission Position is a popular independent comedy showcase, hosted by five of San Francisco’s most accomplished comedians – Matt Lieb, Kate Willett, Jessica Sele, Richard Toomer & Torio Van Grol. Every Thursday, audiences fill Lost Weekend Video’s famous CineCave comedy den, for a show that provides club-level talent without irritating drink minimums or filler comics. The Mission Position welcomes a new lineup of special guests every week that include the Bay Area’s brightest comics alongside nationally touring headliners from NBC, TBS, E! and Comedy Central.
Andrew Michaan is a comedian living in Los Angeles. He has performed regularly at the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, the Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival, and the Riot LA Comedy Festival. He grew up in the woods of Colorado, did some more growing up in the woods of Portland, Oregon, and now lives in the woods of LA, where he hopes to finally complete his journey of self-growth. Andrew produces and co-hosts Good Looks, a monthly live show in Downtown Los Angeles.
Jon Durnell grew up in the mean streets of a beautiful suburban community in Nashville, TN. After years of experience in Los Angeles, he is becoming one of the most known unknowns in the city. He has performed in colleges, bars, theaters, comedy clubs and skateboard shops across the USA. He has also performed at the Laughing Skull Festival and the Ventura Harbor Festival. Jon has appeared on Comedy Central and Funny or Die.