Thursday is “Comedy Showcase Night” at Laughs Comedy Club in Seattle’s U-District. Up and coming comedians audition their sets and professional comedian work out new material. It is a good time to see these fresh acts. Dinner, Appetizers, Desserts, Snacks, beer, wine and a full bar. Doors open at 7:00pm and the show starts at 8:00pm. FREE PARKING is available in the well-lit street parking areas next to Laughs Comedy Club. More info: Laughs Seattle Comedy Club in U-District, Stand Up Comedy. (laughscomedyclub.com)
Comedy featuring Adam Tiller and John Gard and Special Guest Comedians
- Adam Tiller is a stand-up comedian, podcaster, and writer based out of Everett, WA who hosts the podcast “Fadam & Friends.” He also co-produces the comic strip “Beefcake & Butterball.” Adam is a favorite at comedy clubs across the Pac NW. Adam was a Finalist in the “Funniest MF” Competition and the “Voice” Comedy Competition. He has opened for many great headliners, including Sam Morril, Doug Stanhope, Kyle Kinane, Joe List, Rosebud Baker, Big Jay Oakerson, Dave Landau, and Dan Soder. In his spare time Adam enjoys sleeping and eating.
- John Gard started comedy in Houston at seventeen years of age after a tumultuous childhood and proceeded to grow up on stage. After winning the title of Houston’s Funniest Person in 2009, he became a regularly featured performer at the Houston and Hollywood Improvs, opening for Jon Lovitz, Charlie Murphy, Maz Jobrani, Ali Siddiq, Paul Mooney, Cheryl Underwood, and many more, as well as a long touring history with Pablo Francisco. Now, eighteen years later, John is known as one of the most powerful performers in the up-and-coming comedy world and is lauded for his unshakable comfort on any stage. His silly and sometimes odd outlooks combine with a near childlike energy and joy of being onstage to charm every crowd he meets. He is fluent in Portuguese as well as toddler. From jokes about being a father, traveling, or what the contents might be of a romance novel written for dogs, John Gard is sure to tease out the loudest belly laughs from any audience.