Sep. 4th show with Giulia Rozzi

We’re so excited to kick off September with stories, characters, and a spectacular guest performer!

The deets: Audience members can put their name in for a chance to perform a 5 minute true story or a set of sketch characters/impressions. 

Featured storyteller: Giulia Rozzi (Chelsea Lately, MTV’s Girl Code)

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Thursday, Sep. 4th
7pm
Over the Eight Bar
594 Union Ave @ Richardson
L to Bedford
FREE

Aug. 28th Storytelling & Character Mic

The multi talented Mark Pagan is guest hosting Split Personality’s August 28th mic! Omigosh you guys are so lucky!

The deets: Audience members can put their name in for a chance to perform a 5 minute true story or sketch character (no stand up routines, please). We’ll try to get as many people on during our hour long show.

Thursday, August 28th
7pm-8pm
Over the Eight Bar
594 Union Ave @ Richardson
L to Bedford
FREE

I’ll be back on September 4th with our featured performer Giulia Rozzi!!

Aug. 21st show: Joel Kim Booster & Michael Hartney

We have another fun show for you on Thursday! Get ready for stories, characters, special guests, and the best mood lighting in town!

Audience members can put their name in for a chance to perform a 5 minute true story or a set of sketch characters. We’ll close the show with our stellar guest performers.

Featured storyteller: Joel Kim Booster (Risk! Storytelling, Night Train With Wyatt Cenac)


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Featured character performer: Michael Hartney (Upright Citizens Brigade performer, Characters Welcome Host)

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Event details:

Thursday, Aug. 21st
7pm
Over the Eight Bar
594 Union Ave @ Richardson
L to Bedford
FREE

Aug. 14th show: David Crabb & Carl Foreman

Wowee I am so excited for Thursday’s show! We’ve got storytelling, sketch characters, and the bestest guest performers. Let’s do this, party people!

The deets:
Audience members can put their name in for a chance to perform a 5 minute true story or a set of sketch characters/impressions. We’ll close the show with our amazing guest performers.


Featured storyteller: David Crabb (The Moth host, NY Times Critics pick for Bad Kid Solo Show)


You can check out David’s stories here and when he hosts The Moth here

Featured character performer: Carl Foreman (UCB, College Humor)

You can check out Carl’s videos here and see him perform here

Event Info
Thursday, Aug. 14th
7pm - 8pm
Over the Eight Bar
594 Union Ave @ Richardson
L to Bedford
FREE

August 7th show: Chris Kelly & Joanna Bradley

Let’s kick off August with some stories, characters, and incredible special guest performers. Make some noise!!

The deets:

Audience members can put their name in for a chance to perform a 5 minute true story or a set of sketch characters/impressions. We’ll close the show with our amazing guest performers.

Featured storyteller: Chris Kelly (writer for Saturday Night Live, Broad City)


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His SNL writing credits include: The Beygency, Dyke and Fats, and the Emmy nominated (Do It On My) Twin Bed


Featured character performer: Joanna Bradley (UCB’s Death By Roo Roo, I am Very Important People)

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You can see Joanna perform on Saturday nights here and check out her videos here

Event info:

Thursday, Aug. 7th
7pm - 8pm
Over the Eight Bar
594 Union Ave @ Richardson
L to Bedford
FREE

upcoming shows

July 31st Open mic

We’ll aim to get as many people on during our hour long show. Audience members can put their name in for a chance to perform a 5 minute true story or a set of sketch characters.

August 7th w/special guests Chris Kelly and Joanna Bradley

You’re gonna wanna save the date for this one. We’ve got special guest performers Chris Kelly (writer for SNL and Broad City) and Joanna Bradley (I am Very Important People at UCB theatre).

As always, we’re at 7pm in Williamsburg! 
Over the Eight Bar
594 Union Ave @ Richardson
L to Bedford
FREE

July 24th show: Sasheer Zamata & Dan Chamberlain

We’ve got another fun show for you on Thursday! With stories, characters, special guest performers, and the sexiest mood lighting in town. 

The deets: 

Audience members can put their name in for a chance to perform a 5 minute true story or a set of sketch characters/impressions. We’ll close the show with our kick ass guest performers.

Featured storyteller: Sasheer Zamata (Saturday Night Live)

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You can check out Sasheer’s videos here and her webseries Pursuit of Sexiness here.

Featured character performer: Dan Chamberlain (UCB, Funny or Die)

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You can check out Dan’s videos here  and his music mashups as featured on Esquire and Buzzfeed.

Guest DJ: 106 & Clark

Check out Clark here

Thursday, July 24th
7pm
Over the Eight Bar
594 Union Ave @ Richardson
L to Bedford
G to Metropolitan
FREE

Chorus line finale from 7/10 show

In addition to being talented storytellers and sketch comics, our performers have the best high kicks! 

July 17th show with Selena Coppock

Wowee zowee I’m so excited for this Thursday’s show! We’ve got stories, characters, and more pelvic thrusts (last week’s audience knows what I’m talking about)! We also have a very special guest performer!!

The deets:

Thursday, July 17th
7pm
Over the Eight Bar
594 Union Ave @ Richardson
L to Bedford
G to Metropolitan
FREE

Audience members can put their name in for a chance to perform a 5 minute true, personal story or a set or sketch characters/impressions (no stand up routines, please).

Featured storyteller: Selena Coppock

Selena Coppock is a standup comedian, writer, and storyteller based in New York City.  She recently published her debut book, THE NEW RULES FOR BLONDES, a collection of essays celebrating and subverting the blonde stereotype, with It Books (HarperCollins).  Her writing has also been featured on McSweeney’s, xoJane, the Huffington Post, TheFrisky, and elsewhere.  Her storytelling abilities have been showcased on stages throughout New York and Boston, including RISK! (live show and podcast), Stripped Stories, and the Moth Story Slam (where she tied for 1st place with her “After Hours” story in March 2011). 

July 10th show: Calvin Cato

Oh snap! We’ve got a hot show coming up for you on Thursday! Stories, characters, and fantastic guest performers from NYC’s comedy and storytelling scene. Plus, we’ve got a little dance number you will not wanna miss. Break out the jazz hands!

The deets:

Thursday, July10th
7pm
Over the Eight Bar
594 Union Ave @ Richardson
L to Bedford
G to Metropolitan
FREE

Audience members can put their name in for a chance to perform a 5 minute true story or a set of sketch characters/impressions (no stand up, please!).

Featured storyteller: Calvin Cato (Night Train with Wyatt Cenac, Out of Bounds Festival).
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