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


From Around the Blogs

03/24/2009

Here’s what’s making noise recently:

New York Magazine chats up ten up-and-coming new comedians that are being watched by currently famous comedians, improv instructors, die hard fans and the like at the show they recently hosted

Get the scoop on the Rooftop College Competition being held next Tuesday at Helium over at Comic Vs Audience

morrisseyThe Apiary reports that pre-requisite improv crush Ellie Kemper, formerly of Big Black Car & Mailer Daemon, is now based in LA and will be appearing on the Office

Dave Walk & Doogie Horner battle to the death over three rounds of Omniana during the CvA Podcast

Chris Gethard, UCBT rockstar and NYC-based brother of our own wonderful Gregg Gethard has had several Morrissey-related life dreams realized recently


Listen Up: Doogie Horner on C vs A Podcast

03/19/2009

Last Thursday Doogie Horner, comedian and host of the Ministry of Secret Jokes, stopped by Gtownradio to chat with Dave Walk on the C vs A Radio Hour. The two discuss his comedy style, various other topics and go head-to-head for three rounds of Omniana. The podcast is now online:

Doogie Horner on C vs A Radio Hour