Westword names Todd Barry as one of the best comedy shows in December

by Byron Graham In its first year of existence, Sexpot Comedy evolved from a sporadically scheduled invite-only showcase, fueled by dabs and good will, into a powerhouse that rivals comedy clubs with its enviable bookings and tight production. In addition to providing the pizza-soaked lifeblood of the Denver comedy scene and sponsoring some of the […]

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Lucha Libre and Laughs: November 16th Gallery with Adrian Mesa

This unique blend of Mexican wrestling and comedy is produced and refereed by comedian and filmmaker Nick Gossert at the Oriental Theater. Local comedians perform stand-up sets before providing color commentary of live pro-wrestling matches. Full Card from November 16th, 2014: Bobby Valentino The Insatiable Johnny Crash vs Bruce Rogers Anthony Crawford Lonnie Valdez and […]

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Too Much Fun: November 26th, 2014 with Noah Gardenswartz Photos

The Fine Gentleman’s Club (FGC)—consisting of Denver comedians Chris Charpentier, Bobby Crane, Nathan Lund, and Sam Tallent—hosts this free weekly showcase at Denver’s Deer Pile performance space. The FGC introduce each show and perform individual standup between their guests’ sets. The November 26th show featured Noah Gardenswartz, Minori Hinds, Ian Abramson, Hippie Man, and Harry […]

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Empty Girlfriend Ep. 17: Greg Baumhauer

On this weeks episode of Empty Girlfriend we have Denver comedy dark-horse Greg Baumhauer. This week we talk about when to tell a friend their significant other is cheating, and we tackle the ever important issue of dick size. We also talk to Greg about how he will always haunt The Squire Open Mic and […]

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The Other Side Ep. 22: Stephen Agyei

Denver comedian Stephen Agyei joined us in the basement. We discussed aliens, Kimye, his favorite kind of salad, and what happens when you date crazy to name a few. We learned a lot about Stephen, I think you will too. You can follow him Stephen at @StephenAgyei. Don’t forget to join Stephen and the rest […]

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Cartoons and Comedy: November 2014 with Rory Scovel Photos

Organizer Christopher Baker brings three local comedians together for a live commentary of Saturday morning cartoons and commercials of the ‘80s and ‘90s. Sexpot also provides cereal and milk for the audience to better capture the Saturday morning nostalgia.  November’s lineup includes Rory Scovel, Andrew Orverdahl and Andy Juett.

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Sam’s Sunday Reader Vol. 2: Drunch Punk

DRUNCH PUNK BY SAM TALLENT Dedicated to anyone that has done the wrong thing out of fear of appearing afraid. “We do want to drive out the best in the man, but we do not want on that account to emasculate him. And in the process of finding his own status, the beast in him […]

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Lucha Libre and Laughs: November 16th Recap with Adrian Mesa and Sam Udell

You know things are going to get weird when Bobby Valentino takes to the stage of the Oriental Theater. Leaning onto the microphone, running a finger across his pencil thin mustache, and he tells the wonderfully filthy jokes he is famous for. “The hippie broad from Berkley who had the biggest bush I’d ever seen. […]

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Grabbing Lunch featured in Splitsider

by Megh Wright Eschewing a cardinal unspoken rule of traditional radio, “Thou shalt not eat on the air,” Grabbing Lunch’s Matt Knudsen tucks into the midday meal at different restaurants and gabs amidst the clatter of tableware and the chatter of nearby diners. Joining the comedian/actor this week to celebrate a year of talking with […]

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