Lineup for November 19th
Tickets can be purchased online through Eventbrite.
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.
“…the best comedy bargain in SF.” –SF Gate
Named one of the “Top 10 Events in San Francisco” by Time Out World (November 2014)
Winner of “Best Weekly Show” by Courting Comedy
This Weeks Guests:
Joey Avery is a standup comedian rising quickly in the San Francisco comedy scene. He received the Jimmy Gunn award for Best Newcomer to the Bay Area comedy scene in 2014, and top 10 video status on Reddit. He has been recognized with top 3 finishes in the 2014 Walk the Plank Comedy Competition, the 2015 Make Me Laugh San Francisco Competition, and the 2015 Rooster T Feathers Comedy Competition, as well as admittance into the 2016 San Francisco Sketchfest.
When grad school in philosophy makes even less economic sense than becoming a famous comedian, you end up choosing between dreams. It’s a millennial’s “Sophie’s Choice”–in that suicide is usually the answer. Too dark? Probably. Come see her perform and violate myriad other social norms both on stage and off stage. Or you can follow her on Twitter and have no one to blame but yourself (@audgep0dge)