Open Mic Sandwich tonight at Fergies

07/28/2010

Tonight at Fergies Pub, the PHILADELPHIA JOKE INITIATIVE presents OPEN MIC SANDWICH. For those who may be unfamiliar with the show, it features a regular open mic bookended by sets from two established comics. Performing sets tonight will be JOHN KENSIL and PAT HOUSE, with the whole evening hosted by TOMMY HIGHLAND.

PJI’S OPEN MIC SANDWICH
WEDNESDAY, JULY 28TH @ 8:30PM
OPEN MIC SIGNUP AT 8PM
UPSTAIRS @ FERGIES PUB | 1214 SANSOM ST


PJIs Open Mic Sandwich

05/25/2010

Every month, the PHILADELPHIA JOKE INITIATIVE presents OPEN MIC SANDWICH. The free show, hosted by TOMMY HIGHLAND, features an hour of open mic surrounded by full sets from established comics.

Performers this month include CHRIS COTTON & AARON HERTZOG. Be sure to get there early tomorrow night to sign up!

PJIs OPEN MIC SANDWICH
UPSTAIRS @ FERGIES | 1214 SANSOM ST
WED, MAY 28TH | SIGNUP: 8PM, SHOW: 8:30PM
FREE


Comedy for the Weekend Warrior

12/04/2009

There’s a lot going on this weekend for comedy fans… check it out:

– The 2009 PHILLY SKETCHFEST continues through the weekend at Plays & Players Theater

RARE BIRD SHOWFLETCHER and LEO CALLAHAN anchor PHIT’s Shubin shows, with appearances by EVERYTHING MUST GO tonight and ANGRY PEOPLE BUILDING THINGS Saturday

– Celebrate the Bachelor Party Edition of the MINISTRY OF SECRET JOKES as host DOOGIE HORNER celebrates his final nights of singledom 8PM tonight at Fergies Pub.

– Bucks County Community College features EXPONENTIAL JOURNEY – improv directed by Bill McLaughlin this Friday and Saturday at 7PM in the BCCC Library

– Shortform improv by THE N CROWD rolls out 8PM tonight at the Actor’s Center

Get your game on with a COMEDYSPORTZ double header Saturday 7:30 & 10PM at the Playground @ the Adrienne

– Scratch your standup itch with LOUIS RAMEY of NBC’s Last Comic Standing headling at Helium through Saturday.


Ministry of Secret Jokes this Wednesday

06/23/2009

Wednesday night the MINISTRY OF SECRET JOKES returns to Fergie’s Pub with a fresh lineup and a new segment!

This month host DOOGIE HORNER welcomes comics KENT HAINES, BRENDAN KENNEDY, BENNY MICHAELS & CAROLYN BUSA, as well as the digital duo JON GOFF & POWERPOINT PAM.

The evening will feature the latest battle in the ongoing OMNIANA saga to which Brendan Kennedy has held victory over for many months. The newest challenger will be Benny Michaels.

We’ll also see a new segment entitled HACK! where three comics are given a hacky joke setup and have 60 seconds to come up with their own punchline.

More details at ministryofsecretjokes.com

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THE MINISTRY OF SECRET JOKES
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 24 @ 8PM
FERGIES PUB | 1214 SANSOM STREET


Ministry of Secret Jokes to feature Dave Hill

04/28/2009

Wednesday night, comic DOOGIE HORNER will host another monthly installment of THE MINISTRY OF SECRET JOKES. Guests scheduled to appear include Jon Goff, Justin Williams, John Kensil and Emily McGraw. Doogie has also arranged a very special appearance by DAVE HILL, of Comedy Central, HBO, This American Life and SuperDeluxe.

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We’ll also see OMNIANA superchamp Brendan Kenney defend his title against challenger Mike Rainey.

THE MINISTRY OF SECRET JOKES
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29TH @ 8PM
FERGIES PUB | 1214 SANSOM ST


Tonight: Ministry of Secret Jokes

03/25/2009

Tonight at Fergie’s Pub, Doogie Horner hosts another edition of the Ministry of Secret Jokes. Comics slated to appear tonight are:

Steve Gerben
Roger Weaver
Chip Chantry
Gregg Gethard
Animosity Pierre

The audience is also in for a special treat and a glimpse of omniscience as they put their questions to the test against a panel of advice experts including Anton Shuford, Joey Dougherty, David Terruso, and Gregg Gethard

In addition to some great standup, priceless expert advice, free admission and plenty of drinks… the Omniana battle rages on, as Chip Chantry seeks to reclaim his title from defending champ Brendan Kennedy.

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THE MINISTRY OF SECRET JOKES
FRIDAY, MARCH 25TH @ 8PM
FERGIE’S PUB | 1214 SANSOM ST
FREE ADMISSION