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    BuzzKill at the Buzz Mill

    Looking for a regular Wednesday night stand-up showcase? Tyler Groce and Angelina Martin are the new hosts of Buzzkill at the Buzz Mill, and they're fixing to show you a laughing good time.
    Wednesdays, 9pm. Free.
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    First Anniversary All-Star Celebration!

    This basement venue is dedicated to "bringing the best in alternative comedy with shows seven nights a week," and this weekend is their first anniversary all-star celebration benefitting SAFE. If you don't know how good these guys are, what the hell is wrong with you, citizen? If you do how good they are, you'll be thrilled to experience this best-of-the-best weekend, featuring house troupes and acts from all the comedy theatres in town, with stand-up showcases and hilarious sketches and, Jesus, this is some kind of comedy explosion going on here right now. (Get it? "Fallout"? "Explosion"? "Jesus"? "Going on"?) Highly recommended!
    Thu.-Sat., Jan. 24-26. $10 per show.  
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    Avery and Adam's Christmas Committee Presents

    A Christmas show, of course, is what Avery Moore and Adam Hrabik are presenting in Austin, right before Santa starts revving up his reindeer-oil-fueled motorbike to bring new death metal tattoos to all the good little boys and girls everywhere. It's gonna be a night of comedy, rock & roll, and magic, with the likes of Leonardo Garcia, Amber Bixby, Chris Hills, Aaron Brooks, Ashley Overton, The McCuewans, Nicole Russell, Christina Parrish, RUN the FOOLS, and Vanilla Presley. And live music from Jazz Nap, Honey Son, and those Magic Rockers of Texas.
    Wed., Dec. 19, 8pm. $10.  
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    J.R. Brow

    Local boy makes good comedy. Local man continues to do that, sparking the festivals, brightening your late-night TV, drawing from his eclectic 20-year collection of jokes, impressions, music, and characters to customize an experience that cannot be described with any one genre. Now ready to rock Cap City audiences the weekend before, uh, Pikamas.
    Dec. 19-22. Wed.-Thu., 8pm; Fri., Sat., 7:30 & 10pm. $12-23.  
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    Top Comedy Spot on Airport

    Yes, there's Sugar Water Purple on Wednesday nights. And this Thursday features Friends For Now, a daring supergroup of improv, and then the sketch shenanigans of Pendulum. Friday brings Movie Riot and the laugh-inducing ladies of Loverboy and that Live at ColdTowne stand-up showcase hosted by Carina Magyar. Then there's Saturday, with the Dave Buckman-directed Roast of St. Nick and the love-stinks larking of Missed Connections ATX, followed by a gathering of that mysterio-hilarious Midnight Society. And Sunday's got a Stool Pigeon spieling up the laughs for you, and – see website for more.
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    You're looking for … what? OPEN MICS?

    There's a lot of them in Austin, brothers and sisters. Sometimes there's as many as 25 in one week. And comedian Joe Faina went to all of them a while back – find out what he found out, right here.

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