Will LA’s Iconic Comedy Clubs Survive Post Covid? in THRILLIST

Beth Lapides About, Link, Press, Shows

  Great piece about Los Angeles comedy post COVID in thrillist. Read the whole thing here. COVID-19 has also forced indie comedy nights to adjust their models. UnCabaret was performing pre-pandemic at Rockwell Table and Stage in Los Feliz. Show founder Beth Lapides now hosts Sunday night UnCabaZoom sessions every two weeks, conversing with a mix of regular and rotating …

Summer .edu Sessions 2020

Beth Lapides Workshop

  We’ve got three chances for you to plug in and upgrade your creative life this summer. Get funnier. Get your writing projects done. Get past writers block. Power through plateaus. Get to know your own voice. Figure out what projects are right for you right now. There are two free hours which are both great introductions to Beth’s method. …

2 EVENTS IN 2/2020! ROCKWELL & TIG NOTARO!

Beth Lapides Shows

We have 2 events this month, the 2nd month of 2020! That’s a lot of two’s! And we are too excited to double your pleasure! Our monthly ‘comedy be in” (Rolling Stone) at Rockwell Table and Stage and Beth in conversation with Tig Notaro at the WeHo City Council Chambers. Beth Lapides In Conversation with Tig Notaro Friday, February 7, 7 PM …

The Why of UnCabaret 2020

Beth Lapides About, Shows

I’m often sharing the whats of UnCabaret. The amazing whos. The delightful wheres. But as we enter this ultra intensified field of 2020 It seems like a perfect time to refresh the why. Or maybe even the imperfect time. Because part of the why of UnCab Is the practice of the Perfectly Imperfect. Comedy of the the illusive now. And we so need the now …

UnCabaret at Rockwell: Our 2020 Season

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  UnCabaret’s 2020 Season At Rockwell Table and Stage We’re thrilled to be bringing you another year of shows at Rockwell Table & Stage where we will be in residence for our 2020 season! We launch on Sunday January 12 and then will be the third Sundays of the month. Which means Sundays Feb 16, March 15, Aprl 17, May 17, June …

SPRING 2019 CALENDAR

Beth Lapides Shows, Workshop

Here’s our UnCabaret Spring Calendar 2019! Put one or all these events into your calendar! If you have questions feel free to email us info@uncabaret.com or text/call the office at 213-706-3630. THE SUNDAY SHOW We’ll be at Rockwell Table and Stage in Los Feliz the second Sunday of each month. That means April 14, May 12 and June 9. Doors …

We’re LA Weekly’s Cover Story!

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What is alternative comedy? How did it come to exist? The LA Weekly asked UnCabaret’s creator Beth Lapides to write the story of the UnCabaret’s 25 year history. They called it “A Place in The Un”. “I had to laugh. Darrick Rainey, the editor of L.A. Weekly, called me with notes on this piece. “You need to say what UnCabaret is. …

COMEDY CENTRAL SPECIAL PLUS BACKSTORY

Beth Lapides Uncategorized, Video

In the summer of 1997 we gathered some of the most original voices and originators of the UnCabaret story based style to do a special for Comedy Central. We shot it at Luna Park, on Robertson Boulevard in West Hollywood. Luna Park is where we did our weekly Sunday night shows for seven years. To accommodate the shoot we moved …

Two Comedy Legends! UnCab Pop Up!

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UnCab Pop Up at The Laugh Factory! Alt Comedy in Weho! Two comedy legends together for one night! Beth Lapides hosts Julie Goldman (Curb Your Enthusiasm), Byron Bowers (Chi), Mary Lynn Rajskub (24), Laura Kightlinger (SNL) and Jamie Bridgers!Stories ripped from the headlines of performers own lives. Raw, unrehearsed. Unhomophobic, unmisogynistic, unxenophobic, unhacky. UnCabaret! Thursday Sept 6th, 2018 7:45 Tickets …