Weekly Feature



2018-01-11 / Entertainment

Comedy

thurs. 11

ComedySportz Minor League provides improv training to local residents. They have been working hard with their coaches — so come out and see what they’ve learned so far, 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, at ComedySportz Arena, 4476 Main St., Amherst; $. 393-8669, www.cszbuffalo.com

thurs. 11-sat. 13

A core member of the “Chelsea Lately” roundtable, Josh Wolf is a staple of the L.A. comedy circuit. In addition to his work on “Chelsea Lately” and its spinoff, “After Lately,” Wolf had his own show on CMT, “The Josh Wolf Show,” and has appeared numerous times on Doug Benson’s “Getting Doug with High.” He will entertain at 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11; and 7:30 and 10 p.m. Friday, Jan. 12, and Saturday, Jan. 13, at the Helium Comedy Club, 30 Mississippi St., Buffalo; $. 853-1211, www.heliumcomedy.com

fri. 12 & sat. 13

ComedySportz Buffalo is fast-paced, improvisational comedy for all ages, played as a sport. Two teams take turns making up scenes, playing games and singing songs, and you vote on which team you like the best, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 12, and Saturday, Jan. 13, at ComedySportz Arena, 4476 Main St., Amherst; $. 393-8669, www.cszbuffalo.com

sat. 13

CSz Knockout features eight comedians vying for the top spot, but after every round, the audience knocks out contenders until only one is left standing at the end, 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, at ComedySportz Arena, 4476 Main St., Amherst; $. 393-8669, www.cszbuffalo.com

sun. 14

Social media superstar, Jess Hilarious, is followed by more than 1.7 million people on Instagram, and millions more have watched her on “Wild N Out.” She will entertain at 7 and 9:15 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 14, at the Helium Comedy Club, 30 Mississippi St., Buffalo; $. 853-1211, www.heliumcomedy.com

CSz After Hours: Flesh vs. Felt is a ComedySportz match featuring a team of humans against a team of puppets, 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 14, at ComedySportz Arena, 4476 Main St., Amherst; $7 special price. 393-8669, www.cszbuffalo.com

tues. 16

Writer’s Bloc: A Comics’ Happy Hour Workshop is an event where you can share your material with fellow comedians, 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, at Helium Comedy Club, 30 Mississippi St., Buffalo; $. 853-1211, www.heliumcomedy.com

wed. 17

The Dirty Dozen will test your comedic limits. Get ready for the raunchiest, naughtiest, dirtiest, “oh-no-he-didn’t” comedy show on the entire East Coast, with 12 comics, 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17, at the Helium Comedy Club, 30 Mississippi St., Buffalo; $. 853-1211, www.heliumcomedy.com

thurs. 18-sat. 20

Gary Gulman has made three TV specials, and three albums. Gulman marked his 20-year anniversary in stand-up with the “It’s About Time Tour,” selling out theaters throughout the country. He will entertain at 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 18; and 7:30 and 10 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19, and Saturday, Jan. 20, at the Helium Comedy Club, 30 Mississippi St., Buffalo; $. 853-1211, www.heliumcomedy.com

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