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Sexpot Awards Show in Denver Post’s January Laughs

  by John Wenzel As the growing sponsor of dozens of comedians, podcasts and artistic enterprises in Denver and beyond, Kayvan Khalatbari and Andy Juett’s Sexpot brand has brought light (and, in some cases, steady income) where formerly there existed only other comics watching from the back of a darkened bar. This Jan. 17 event will […]

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Sexpot mentioned in Interrobang’s “Around the Industry”

by Interrobang Staff …What’s happening in Denver in comedy right now is incredible.  The scene is exploding and part of the reason  is Sexpot Comedy. Creators Andy Juett and Kayvan Khalatbari are doing giant things.  They recently launched sexpotcomedy.com, which is all about hosting podcasts, videos, short stories, and is becoming a portal to what shows are happening each night, out […]

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Lucha Libre and Laughs is a Westword 10 under $10 for this weekend

by Alex Brown Don’t go back to work without having a good chuckle. Goofy (but manly) wrestling and even goofier comedians will round out your weekend and bring a close to this crazy holiday season. Let Ben Roy, Sam Tallent and Ian Douglas Terry tell you jokes off the top ropes before you get to […]

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Westword names Lucha Libre and Laughs and Comics Against Civility in Best Comedy Events for January

by Byron Graham Hosted by Zac Maas and Jake Browne of the Whiskey & Cigarettes podcast, Comics Against Civility pushes comics into the spotlight without the crutch of their road-tested act, offering the audience something new each time. Loosely based on the bullshit-peddling party game Cards Against Humanity, the show asks comics to pick an audience-suggested […]

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The Cannabist’s Recap on the Westboro Dispensary Protests

by Ricardo Baca The Pueblo police handled the two factions with kindness, Joseph said, and her fellow counter-protesters had fun with the subject matter, handing out fake, oversized joints and paper-cut pot leaves. No local protesters joined the church’s collective, and Joseph’s boss Kayvan Khalatbari even donned his “Chickenlooper” outfit for the protest. The church […]

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Kayvan quoted in Durango Herald article on Westboro Protests

by Peter Marcus Kayvan Khalatbari, the co-owner of Denver Relief, a marijuana center, and the co-founder of Sexpot Comedy, a standard bearer of the Denver comedy scene, will travel to Pueblo with a couple of comics and a writer to provide a satire demonstration in response to Westboro’s “ignorant hate.” The trip will be documented […]

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Kayvan quoted in Ricardo Baca’s year-end Cannabist article

by Ricardo Baca Is marijuana becoming uncool to teens who hear their parents talk about their “rad, new vape pen”? Are we all losing historical perspective on how huge this whole thing is? Have adults become so accustomed to having immediate, almost-thoughtless access to pot that they’ve forgotten that it’s still illegal in more than […]

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A&G Chicago named in Laughbutton’s 9 Unique Comedy Shows Around The Nation

by Olivia Cathcart Like CEFF, Arguments and Grievances can be enjoyed by all as a podcast. Half comedy show, half rhetorical fight to the death, Arguments & Grievances is live comedy show featuring comedians debating outlandish topics with audiences deciding the victor. The podcast is produced by Chicago comedians Goodrich Gevaart, Kevin Brody, Kevin White, and Zach Peterson. Live […]

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Andy Juett, Sexpot Mentioned in The Interrobang

by Interrobang Staff Sexpot Comedy, Denver Andy Juett, Producer Sexpot Comedy and Denver High Plains Festival. 2014 was the year Denver was legitimized on a national level. Adam Cayton-Holland was on Conan, and Pete Holmes before that got cancelled. But one of the most poignant gatherings was all of us at Illegal Pete’s. It was a […]

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Dear Denver chats with Andy Juett

by Dear Denver Tell me about the event this Friday: The 1-year anniversary of our monthly show is this Friday, December 19th at the wonderful Oriental Theater.  It’ll be a special show as Todd Barry (Louie, Flight of the Conchords) is headlining and Karl Hess will be here from LA.  SECRET: Chris Fairbanks will be in town […]

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