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, Torio Van Grol & Adrian McNair. 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.
Chris Riggins was born and raised in Berkeley, Ca. starting comedy in February 2009 Chris was baptized by fire opening up for Dave Chappelle for his first stage experience. Since then Chris Riggins has rose to the top of Bay Area comedy ranks with his laid back style and real life subjects. Chris Riggins is also a great host as he hosts many shows up and down the west coast. Chris Riggins is ready to make you laugh till it feels good.
In 2004, Miles K was a high school dropout, living in an Airstream trailer, scrawling jokes on the wall with a sharpie. He is now a full time writer and comedian. Over the last year he has performed at SF Sketchfest, The Laughing Skull Comedy Festival and the San Francisco Comedy and Burrito Festival as well as numerous clubs and colleges. His written work has been featured on the front pages of VICE, Reddit, College Humor, Uproxx, Yahoo, and MSN.
In addition to being a high school dropout, Miles is also college graduate (University of California Berkeley: B.A. Philosophy, GED: no specialty). He is a regular performer at The San Francisco Punch Line, Cobb’s Comedy Club, The La Jolla Comedy Store and numerous underground venues across the west coast. While residing in the Bay Area, he lived in a radical collective in Berkeley, California. There he produced several of the web series he sold to huge corporations such as MSN and Yahoo.
New York NY, Austin TX, Seattle WA, Portland OR, Atlanta GA and San Diego CA are just a few of the wonderful places he has been invited to perform and he would like to come to wherever you are too. He currently resides in Los Angeles, California.
Matt Ritter recently traded big law for the big stage. He graduated from the University Pennsylvania Law School and worked as a corporate lawyer at both Kirkland and Ellis and Mayer Brown before leaving the law to pursue a career in entertainment.
Matt’s voice can be heard both behind the camera as well as in front, center stage.