Wednesday Night Comedy with Todd Johnson

Todd has been fortunate enough to have shared the stage with names like Weird Al Yankovic, Tommy Chong and the country band Lone Star. He has performed at several corporate events with clients such as Walmart, Coca Cola, Pepsi, & Dollar Rent a Car. Todd has also generously provided laughs for numerous colleges and benefit shows in honor of the March of Dimes.

Not only has Todd been recognized on a corporate level, but has made a name for himself in the comedy scene by performing in several Comedy Competitions on the west coast. For instance, Todd was named “Runner Up” in the Big Sky Comedy Competition just last year and was a finalist twice in the Rocky Mountain Laugh Off. A few years back, Todd was invited to participate in both the 2011 Aspen Comedy Festival and Laughing Skull Festival.

Most recently Todd’s short film Thoughts of Yesterday, appeared in the 2015 New York Film Festival. You can hear Todd on Comedy 24/7 and XM/Sirius radio. Todd’s visual presentations and clever twists influence his style of comedy in a way that will keep you laughing until after the show is over. Get your tickets now and you won’t regret it!

Wednesday Night Comedy with Steven Briggs

Steven is an LA based comedian, writer & actor. In addition to his international touring schedule for Stand-up, he regularly shoots sketch comedy for his YouTube channel, which has grown exponentially in the recent years, with videos grossing over 100k views. He has just returned from his 5th tour performing for the US troops in the Middle East  and has also recently been featured on TruTV’s Laff Tracks, Hulu’s Coming to the Stage, Jokesters TV on the CW and is slated to appear on a new Netflix show this year. His album, Whiskey Dick, can be found on iTunes.

Wednesday Night Comedy with Kermit Apio

Born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii, Kermet Apio enjoyed a childhood in paradise. He spent his time watching television, playing, and procrastinating everything else. To this day, he still does all three extensively.

After graduating from high school, Kermet moved to Seattle to attend the University of Washington. Seattle became home. In early 1989, Kermet did his first open mike night at the Comedy Underground in Seattle. Comedy was a fun hobby. In May of 1990, he quit his job, said good bye to health care and benefits, and took the leap to performing full time. It is still his only job skill.

He was the winner of the 2009 Great American Comedy Festival and has had numerous appearances on television and radio. He has showcased at comedy festivals in Aspen, Las Vegas, and Vancouver and has performed in 47 states and 3 Canadian provinces. He is a past winner of the Seattle Comedy Competition and was a semi-finalist in the San Francisco Comedy Competition. Also, in 1988 he was Dishwasher of the Month at the Sea-Tac Airport Denny’s.

Kermet is married and the proud father of two wonderful children. He enjoys his family, baseball, and pie. He does not enjoy opera, sitting in traffic, and writing about himself in the third person.

Wednesday Night Comedy with Duane Goad

Duane Goad is a Canadian-born, Seattle-based comedian who has entertained audiences all over the U.S. and Canada with his quick, sarcastic and self-deprecating style of comedy.

​He has performed at some of North America’s top comedy clubs including Yuk Yuks, The Improv and Comedyworks. He’s been featured at numerous comedy festivals including Funny or Die’s Oddball Comedy Festival, The Las Vegas Comedy Festival, The Bumbershoot Arts Festival and The Vancouver Comedy Festival. Duane was a finalist in the Seattle International Comedy Competition and as an opening act, he has shared the stage with some of the best comics in the business such as Jim Gaffigan, Flight Of The Conchords, Bill Burr, Brad Garrett, Maria Bamford, The Impractical Jokers, Damon Wayans and music superstars The Jacksons.

​If he looks or sounds familiar, then you may have seen or heard him in numerous commercials including The FX Network, Gillette Razors, Ford and Microsoft. Northwest television audiences may recognize Duane from his appearances on the popular Seattle-based sketch comedy shows Up Late NW and  The 206.

Wednesday Night Comedy with Gabe Rutledge

A past winner of both the Seattle International Comedy Competition and The Laughing Skull Comedy Festival in Atlanta, Gabriel has made numerous television appearances including Comedy Central’s Live at Gotham, Nickelodeon’s Nickmom Night Out, Laughs on FOX, and Inside Joke with Asif Ali streaming on Amazon Prime Video.

Gabriel has performed at the HBO/TBS Comedy Festival in Las Vegas, the Bridgetown Comedy Festival in Portland Oregon, and the Great American Comedy Festival held in Johnny Carson’s home town of Norfolk Nebraska.

Gabriel has released three albums that can be heard on Sirius Satellite Radio, 24/7 Comedy Radio, and wherever you want if you buy one. He is also author of the book “Happiness Isn’t Funny”.

Wednesday Night Comedy with Darryl Rhoades

Since 1988 Darryl has performed over 150 shows annually while touring comedy clubs in the U.S., Canada and the Carribean.  His wide range of material appeals to audiences from colleges to corporate; from military to casinos and has garnered rave reviews from the likes of Playboy, The Village Voice, and Performance Magazines prompting Rolling Stone/MTV critic Kurt Loder to proclaim him….”one of the most savagely gifted writer/performers in the country today”.

As a prolific writer and performer, Darryl has released twelve comedy/music albums featuring performances from members of groups such as The Georgia Satellites, Winger, The Producers, Jellyfish, The Dregs, The Delbert McClinton Band, The Peabo Bryson Band,  Sheryl Crow, The Atlanta Rhythm Section and many others.

His comedy material has been showcased on national and regionally syndicated radio shows such as John Boy & Billy and Dr. Demento, XM Satellite Comedy Channel and National Lampoon Radio Hour.  His compositions have been recorded by other artists and have been featured in such movies as the 1989 Jim Varney release Fastfood and the Sex Pistols Rockumentary…D.O.A.  Appeared in the movie “Crazy Heart” with Jeff Bridges, Robert Duvall, Maggie Gyllenhaal & Colin Farrell  which was released in the fall of 2009.

Wednesday Night Comedy with Susan Jones

Susan Jones is a tenacious headlining comedian, writer, master of ceremonies, and motivational force with national touring experience.

As a recent bride, dog lover, Pez collector, single mom, strip club DJ, and survivor the 80s and 90s, Susan has a broad range of life experience to draw from. Susan reached almost 600 lbs. and in 2016 started her weight loss mission. She has lost over 200 lbs. so far, and takes you with her on this journey every pound of the way down. Susan has opened for Dana Carvey, Rob Schneider, Brad Garrett, Jeffery Ross, Rick Overton, Chad Prather, and many more.

Susan recently released her first half hour network special on RideTV. She has also appeared on Up Late NW and JokestersTV. She has recorded a stand-up album called 50 Shades of Gravy. Susan was a regional finalist for NBC Standup, and has won the Hard Rock comedy contest and JackFM’s Funniest Comedian in Washington.

Susan is a club favorite and must-see comedian that can range from TV clean to fun flirty.

Wednesday Night Comedy with Charlie Wiener

What happens when a baby boomer happily residing in a closet, deep in the recess of his mind, filled with sixties memorabilia wakes up to find he has been married several times and is the father to two daughters of voting age?  Where did the good times go?  What’s a mortgage?  How did his old nemesis, Reality, find him?  Who will win the battle royal for control of his life, responsibility or his mind?  CHARLIE WIENER joins the hilarious struggle each night live on stage as he rants and harangues against that which would make him give up the life he has chosen and have to find adulthood and a regular paycheck.

Wednesday Night Comedy with Travis Nelson

Technically a giant at 6’9″, Travis was raised in the rainforests of Washington State where the lack of sunshine and abundance of caffeine fostered his obsessive goofball personality. With an act that intertwines real personal stories and experiences with absurd and imaginative meanderings, he invites the audience to escape into the sometimes dark but always lighthearted playground of his psyche.

Travis has made a name for himself touring across the United States and Canada bouncing between rowdy comedy club audiences and clean corporate events. As well as being a host of the popular “Docu-Commentary podcast, he regularly performs on military bases with the Laugh Catchers Comedy Tour, Boob Tour for Breast Cancer, Raise the Woof for the SPCA, was chosen to perform at the Idaho Laugh Fest, and has been featured on Rooftop Comedy.

You can find Travis performing at the following clubs and more: The Omaha Funny Bone, Zanies Comedy Clubs, Helium Comedy Clubs, Hartford Funny Bone, Albany Funny Bone, Des Moines Funny Bone, Laughs Unlimited, The Parlor Live, Comedy Zones Comedy Club, Seattle Comedy Underground, Laughs Comedy Club, Harvey’s Comedy Club, Tacoma Comedy Club, Spokane Comedy Club, Jokers Comedy Club, The Loony Bins, Skyline Comedy Cafe, Hey Guys Comedy Club, Lafflines, Penguins Comedy Club, and Loonees Comedy Club.