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Friday, January 26 • 10:00pm - 11:30pm
Uptown Showdown Debate: Indoorsy vs. Outdoorsy

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In Uptown Showdown, a unique and quirky spin-off on school debate events, two teams of comedians will square off to argue which is BETTER, being "Indoorsy" or "Outdoorsy." Debaters will go head-to-head to tackle what will clearly be one of the most important issues of our time, and you the audience will decide the winner! $30
Due to scheduling conflicts, Joel Kim Booster and Jo Firestone will not be appearing.

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Janelle James

Janelle is a Caribbean-born comedian and writer. Being named a 2016 New Face for the world renowned Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal, Janelle is preparing to light the comedy world on fire. Her unique perspective is a commentary on everything from family life, raunchy stories... Read More →
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Thomas Lennon

THOMAS LENNON is a writer and actor from Oak Park, Illinois.  He attended the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University, where he joined the influential sketch comedy group The State.  The State’s hit television series ran on MTV for three seasons and received an Ace Award... Read More →
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Beth Lisick

Beth Lisick is a writer and actor. She is the author of five books and has appeared in films screened at Cannes, Sundance, and the San Francisco International Film Festival.Her books include the memoir collection "Yokohama Threeway" and "Other Small Shames," the New York Times bestselling... Read More →
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Josie Long

Often described as a unique voice in comedy, Josie Long is one of the most respected comedians of her generation.  She started stand-up at age 14 and soon after went on to win the BBC New Comedy Award.Josie has appeared on multiple TV and Radio shows, including the UK programs The... Read More →
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A.D. Miles

A.D. Miles was most recently headwriter on the 2017 reboot of The Gong Show which starred Mike Myers. He also helped develop both Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and served as Jimmy’s headwriter for 8 years, making over 1500 episodes of late... Read More →
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Aparna Nancherla

Aparna Nancherla first started doing comedy in her hometown of Washington D.C. and now resides in New York City. In 2016, she was featured in Elle’s Women in Comedy Issue as one of the most exciting new voices to hit the comedy scene.Nancherla can be seen in Netflix’s Master of... Read More →
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Paula Pell

Paula Pell was a writer for Saturday Night Live for twenty years, starting in 1995. She also wrote for the sitcom “30 Rock.” Pell has collaborated numerous times with Judd Apatow, providing additional writing for the films “Bridesmaids” and “This is 40.” She is currently... Read More →

Friday January 26, 2018 10:00pm - 11:30pm PST
Marines' Memorial Theatre