Event Preview | 2016 Offensively Delicious Craft Beer Comedy Show By Brady Akers of Porch Drinking One of the cooler and more unique events during Great American Beer Festival is back and closer to downtown than ever before. Renegade and Sexpot Comedy are teaming up again for the Offensively Delicious Craft Beer Comedy Show at McNichols Building in […]
The showcase evolved from the first shows held as invite-only parties inside a Sexy Pizza, and moved to the historic Oriental Theater in December, 2013. The larger iteration of the show has seen national headliners including Rory Scovel, Sean Patton, Nikki Glaser, Andy Kindler, and LA comedy group WOMEN, join local talent on the stage.
Hosted by Comedy Works New Faces winner Jordan Doll and Andy Juett, every monthly showcase also features pre-show hijinks during SEXPOT VISION with Jim Hickox.
The Ten Best Comedy Events in Denver in October BY BYRON GRAHAM OF DENVER WESTWORD October, a month of harvest moons and costumed goons, is upon us. While there’s perhaps no better month to take in the natural beauty of our fair state, the early sunsets and evening chill leave plenty of time for comedy. Fortunately, a […]
Sexpot Comedy‘s 2nd Annual Denver Comedy Awards was hosted by Mara Wiles and Timmi Lasley at Hi-Dive Denver. All photos courtesy of Emily Coates. Thank you to everyone who voted and came out to the show! Here’s a full list of winners: Comic of the Year: Jordan Doll Show of the Year: Uncalled Four Favorite […]
by Russ Espinoza of 5280 On a momentous day in the Mile High City, when nearly one million revelers basked in the sweet afterglow of the Broncos’ meteoric triumph, a group of artists gathered to celebrate their own successes at the second annual Denver Comedy Awards, hosted by Sexpot Comedy. A seismic contrast from the athletes absorbing […]
By Thomas Mitchell of Westword Denver’s cannabis calendar is emptying out as the end of 2015 draws closer, but there are still plenty of good, ganja-oriented times — starting with SexPot Comedy’s annual holiday show. This year’s rendition, “A Very Sexpot Chris-Mas,” will be headlined by Chris Gethard, star of The Chris Gethard Show and a standout […]
by Byron Graham of Westword Chris Gethard is a hero to a certain mawkish cadre of alternative comedy fans. An Upright Citizens Brigade-hewn improviser, Gethard has branched out into writing, acting and standup, but has never wavered in his good-natured if unsettling commitment to absurdity at the core of the UCB ethos. The Chris Gethard Show, […]
by Byron Graham of Westword Shane Mauss has had a lively career since winning “Best Standup Comic” at the Comedy Arts Festival in 2007. With five appearances on Conan and a Comedy Central Presents special under his belt, Mauss set about creating thematically sound hours of comedy, first on the Netflix special Mating Season, then on his most recent […]
by Alex Brown of Westword This is Your Shane on Drugs with Shane Mauss and Allen Strickland Williams at Buntport Theater (8 p.m. Friday, $5) Expand your mind with the tippiest comic around, Shane Mauss. Mauss had a period in life where he did every drug he could get his hands on resulting in trouble with […]
by Byron Graham of Westword A Very Sexpot Chris-mas with Chris Gethard Wednesday, December 23 The Oriental Theater Chris Gethard is a hero to certain mawkish generation of alternative comedy fans. An Upright Citizen’s Brigade-hewn improviser, Gethard has branched out into writing, acting and standup, but never wavered in the good-natured if unsettling commitment to absurdity […]
Voting is now open in the 2015 edition of Sexpot Comedy’s Denver Comedy Awards! We’re celebrating the best in mile high stand up, podcasts, web videos, and more. Make your voice heard here and find out who wins at our awards show at 3 Kings in January.