For Immediate Release...
Feb. 19, 2011 @ 8:00 p.m. in Downtown San Diego
Mark Christopher Lawrence, Big Mike on NBC’s Chuck, hosts a night of comedy on Saturday, February 19, at Comedy Fiasco in downtown San Diego. Joining Mark is an “All Headliner Roster” including Vicki Barbolak, Chris Clobber, and Mike Pace.
Comedy Fiasco is a new project being co-produced by Mark Christopher Lawrence and Industry Showroom’s Rex Edhlund. Opening a new expandable comedy event in the middle of downtown is an exciting prospect.
“We wanted to jump out of the gate strong with an all headliner roster of comics. This show can’t help but being REALLY REALLY funny! Put it in your calendar.”-Mark Christopher Lawrence
Vicki Barbolak Since beginning her stand-up career as a favorite at the Comedy Store, Vicki Barbolak has become a headliner and award winning comic. Named Nikelodeon’s “America’s Funniest Mom” and “California’s Funniest Female,” Vicki has worked with the likes of Pauley Shore, Rhonda Shear, and Roseanne Barr during her years on stage. Finding humor in such topics as divorce, alimony, therapy, and weight gain, Vicki has created a comic persona that is hard to forget.
Chris Clobber From writing to acting to producing, Chris Clobber has done just about everything possible in comedy. In addition to performing regularly around the country, Chris has written for major Las Vegas and Hollywood performers and has appeared on NBC, CBS, ABC, A&E, Showtime, and Comedy Central. Chris is also co-producer of Brew Ha-Ha, a local comedy show.
Mike Pace For 25 years and 100 pounds Mike Pace has been entertaining audiences across the country. Mike has worked with comedy greats like Robin Williams, Chris Rock, Dana Carvey, and Ellen Degeneres, as well as top musicians including Bob Dylan, B.B. King, Natalie Cole, and the late Lou Rawls. He has also performed for the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines, and for major companies such as Apple, Nintendo, IBM, and Coca Cola. On top of all this, Mike has been nominated for an Emmy for his work on HBO’s “Comic Relief.”
Industry Showroom is a brand incubator for design, fashion, health, beauty services & creative arts in downtown San Diego. The retail floor and art gallery are populated with local artists and designers. Once a month (at the Bohemian Market) the doors to other vendors for a mega creative sale day and performance art event unlike anything seen in San Diego. In a collaboration with Thumbprint Gallery, Industry Showroom also hosts a Sudden Art Gallery night to showcase local emerging artists.
Comedy Fiasco takes place in the new Culy Theater in Downtown San Diego’s Gaslamp/East Village area. The theater boasts intimate cabaret-style seating in a former trucking company warehouse at 338 7th Avenue San Diego, CA 92101. For more information or tickets call 619-338-0526. For media queries contact Kamatoy Media Group 619-573-9456 end_of_the_skype_highlighting.
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