Hello, lovers. And non-lovers. And singles. And everyone else. If you're in Los Angeles, you are invited to a very special comedy/music event this Saturday presented by Mishthi Music and Disoriented Comedy. It's The UnValentine's Comedy + Music Show + Mixer, "for singles and the partnered friends who love us."
The evening will feature comedians Jenny Yang, Hasan Minaj, Mona Shaikh, Kosha Patel, Nancy Lee, Janel Santacruz, Atsuko Okatsuka, D'Lo and more. With music from Azeem Khan, Elephants with Guns and Tablapusher. Hosted by my pal Tanzila "Taz" Ahmed. It's going down February 15 at Echoes Under Sunset.
Here are some more details about the show:
Celebrate UnValentine's Day with Mishthi Music and Dis/orient/ed Comedy!Screw Valentine's Day. Make some plans, call up some folks, and bring a single friend for 2-for-1 tickets! Purchase your pre-sale tickets now here. For further information, head over to the Facebook event.
A comedy and music show and mixer FOR SINGLES AND THE PARTNERED FRIENDS WHO LOVE US.
LOS ANGELES: THE UNVALENTINE'S COMEDY+MUSIC SHOW+MIXER
Saturday, February 15th, 2014
7:30PM - 10:30PM
Echoes Under Sunset
1310 Glendale Blvd.,
Los Angeles, California 90026
Tickets: $10 Pre-sale ONLINE
$15 CASH AT THE DOOR
Bring a single friend and get 2 tickets for $10 (purchase online!)
Inexpensive Sodas, Beer, Wine, Cocktails
Live music will open and close the Comedy Show+Mixer. After the comedy portion, feel free to get drinks and mingle while the live bands perform.
Host: Jenny Yang (Showtime's "Funny Women," Dis/orient/ed Comedy)
Hasan Minaj (MTV, Goatface Comedy)
Mona Shaikh (Muslims Do It Better)
Kosha Patel (Newsroom, Comediva)
Nancy Lee (Wedding Palace, Flappers)
Janel Santacruz (Key & Peele, The Midnight Show-UCB)
Atsuko Okatsuka (Dis/orient/ed Comedy, LittleRock)
D'Lo (Nationally Touring Theater artist, Looking-HBO)
Host: Tanzila Taz Ahmed (Sepia Mutiny, Mishthi Music)
Azeem Khan is whalesound, a deconstructed electro-luxe singer-songwriter based in Los Angeles. (http://whalesoundmusic.bandcamp.com/)
Elephants with Guns is an experimental rock bound based in Los Angeles. (http://elephantswithguns.com/)
Tablapusher is a classically trained tabla musician with an electronic modern day twist. (http://www.tablapusher.com/)