The Nerdist Showroom at Meltdown Comics   7522 Sunset Blvd   Los Angeles, CA 90046

The Playground (featured in LAist: 20 Awesome Events Happening In Los Angeles This Week) is a monthly residency stand-up showcase that will exhibit the best talent in a uniquely curated category. Hosted by comedian Nina Daniels, get ready for a night of amazing comedy and killer tunes from The Sandbox. 

Produced by Olivia Aguilar & Brianne Trosie

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Fresh Out! LA is a monthly stand up show co-hosted by Adam Conover (Adam Ruins Everything) and Emily Heller (the Half Hour on Comedy Central). Fresh Out! LA brings Nerdist Showroom at Meltdown a diverse mix of comics, ranging from big name movie stars to the best of the open mic scene. No gimmicks – just an awesome show combining your favorite comics with your soon-to-be faves.

James Adomian
Langston Kerman
Karl Hess
Giulia Rozzi
& More!

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Follow the show on Twitter at @FreshOutLA for more info!

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“they used to date each other, they kind of hate each other and now they have a podcast”

The hit podcast Barely Friending hosted by Eddie Della Siepe & MJ Riggins are having a live show at the NerdMelt Showroom. Barely Friending & Friends will showcase past guests doing stand up, interviews and some of the podcasts favorite bits & segments.

Rebecca Kohler
Grant Gordon
Chris Fairbanks 

Tickets are $8 in advance / $10 at the door – GET TICKETS

Follow @barelyfriending on Twitter for more info!

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Blame Social Media is the show where we dive thumbs first into the social media presence of our amazing lineup of comedians!

Curtis Cook (writer for The Jim Jeffries Show)
Caleb Synan 
Moshe Kasher 
(Comedy Central)
Felicia Folkes 
(LA up and coming Comedian)
Scott Thompson 
(Kids in The Hall)

Warm up Comic: Chris Riggins (Reg opener for Dave Chappelle)
Music from DJ Seeps (Best DJ in LA)

Hosted by Greg Edwards, Christine Little, Kaseem Bentley & Quincy Johnson II

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Dr. Lars Dingman, World Renowned “iTunes Psychic,” can foretell a subject’s future simply by knowing the LAST THREE SONGS RANDOMLY PLAYED by the person’s digital music player.  In this live broadcast of hisTop 20 iTunes podcast, Lars will give free psychic readings to as many audience members as time allows. Each reading subject receives a certificate for a FREE 5 Day/ 4 Night Stay at the Ocean Spa Resort in Cancun, MX. Dr. Dingman has performed his insightful, intentionally humorous, shows at Universities and Institutes around world, and broadcast his popular podcast from iconic clubs including: The ImprovThe Laugh Factory, Upright Citizen’s Brigade and The Comedy Shrine.

Can a psychic be funny?

“Listen to the shows, then you tell me,” Lars explains. “The future is Hilarious, and I get to see it first!  If I had told you 20 years ago that a guy would prefer to stare at a computer screen than to grope a flesh and blood woman, you’d laugh your ass off. The future wins, the best we can do is hang on and enjoy the ride.”

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Comedians Cinema Club is the show where stand up comedians attempt to recreate your favorite films LIVE on stage! There’s chaos, audience participation, and possible nudity! It’s Time Out London‘s Comedy Critics Choice every month, and The Guardian named it one of the best audience participation comedy shows at the Edinburgh Comedy Festival. The Comedians Cinema Club is a sure-fire blockbuster hit if you’re looking for a good laugh!

This month, we’re taking on Disney’s Frozen!

Eric Lampaert
Matt McCarthy
Kevin Tienken
Caitlin Gill
Chris Turner
Bruce Gray
Christian Pieper
& More!

Music by Jeffrey Baldinger

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Tickets are $8 in advance / $10 at the door – GET TICKETS

Follow the show on Twitter at @ComCineClub for more show info!

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Look at this planet. Plans A to Y have all failed. NOW IS THE TIME FOR PLAN Z.

Andy Zaltzman
 – 50% component of global hit satirical podcast The BugleNow Show irregular, Test Match Special cricketo-statisti-quipster, and lynchpin of the arch-rival BBC 5 Live shows 7 Day Saturday and 7 Day Sunday – embarks on a new tour to unveil Plan Z, a long-overdue solution to all the world’s problems.

In a world riven by the squawk and counter-squawk of contemporary politics and media, at a time when technology is sprinting into the future whilst democracy stroppily handbrake-turns back to the past, alleged comedian Zaltzman will fix everything. Give or take. In the spirit of the times, Zaltzman’s Plan Z solution is guaranteed to be fully uncosted and logistically unworkable.

Plan Z will feature Zaltzman’s trademark cocktail of inventive political satire and outright fact-skewing nonsense. It will also showcase the highest-possible tech from the high-tech world of high technology, including the Equivocax SubtExtricator 5000P (the world’s leading hidden message interpreter), the Prognoscitech Soothblaster 3.8 (the solar system’s leading 5G-WiFi-enabled crystal ball), and the DemocratEeeZee SPG-x (the universe’s leading subliminal policy generator).


Devotedly loopy… lacerating wit… political satire at its most enjoyable”   ★★★★ Dominic Maxwell, The Times

A master satirist” Time Out

Political comedy at its best Sunday Times

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*NerdMelt Memberships not valid for this show

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Myq (Mike) Kaplan is seemingly moving forward in time, amassing wonderful friends, fun stories, enjoyable jokes, hopefully wisdom, and more. Come share in the oneness of all as he ages one year and you stay exactly the same forever, or change as you wish. (It’s mostly a standup comedy show, and also we can’t help but continue to gain life experience with each life experience.)

Zach Sherwin
Liz Glazer
Ramin Nazer
Gaby Dunn
Matt Knudsen
Nick Vatterott

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Lift your ladies, lift your spirits, lift the next generation of Leading Ladies! Harper Wilde presents The Special Occasionally Show! This hilarious comedy show benefits Glamour’s The Girl Project, an initiative dedicated to providing girls in 120 countries with the tools they need to get an education.

Nikki Glaser
Sam Jay

Jenny Zigrino
Marcella Arguello
Sabrina Jalees
Scout Durwood

Hosted by Caitlin Durante and Jamie Loftus

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*NerdMelt Memberships are not valid for this show

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From Paul Provenza and Troy Conrad…  Set List: Stand-Up Without A Net is a TV series in the UK and Australia, as well as a sold-out hit at festivals worldwide, including Edinburgh, Melbourne, SXSW, New York, Montreal, Ireland, Austria, and more. Top comics are given outrageous, never-before-seen topics in the moment, and perform as if it was the material they meant to do. Both the comic and the audience see the topics for the first time on a projection screen and the fun begins.

A regular NerdMelt staple, Set List is also a 60-episode web series on the Nerdist Channel on YouTube.

Featuring the never-before-seen set lists of…
Aisling Bea
Rick Wood
Jennifer Vally

& More!

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Follow the show on Twitter at @SetListShow for more show info!

*Lineup is subject to change

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