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Posted: Friday, August 11, 2017 9:18 AM


Samson Koletkar presents:

Comedy Oakland - Comedy Machine

Saturday, August 19, 7:30pm-9:00pm, Oakland


COMEDY MACHINE is a one-night, three-round comedy tournament featuring eight comedians all competing to be chosen as the champion. At COMEDY MACHINE, comedians literally live and die by the fans. Hosted weekly by comedian Ira Summer, COMEDY MACHINE promises to leave you on the ropes with laughter--and loudly cheering for your favorites!

COMEDY OAKLAND, voted "Best Place for Comedy" - 2016 East Bay Express Readers Poll, features up-and-coming comedians alongside industry pros. Our comedians have featured on TV, radio, comedy festivals, late night talk shows, won competitions, and have performed on every habitable continent!

We are located inside Spice Monkey restaurant, upstairs. Free street parking is available after 6pm. We are 2 blocks from 19th St BART. We serve food and drinks and there are no drink minimums at our shows. No ticket fees either!

Comedy Oakland was established in May 2009 by Samson Koletkar, world's only Indian Jewish Standup Comedian He has performed his cerebral, intelligent, clean brand of humor in India, Canada & USA. Silicon India listed him in "10 Indian Comedians Who Found Success in the U.S."

Co-host Ira Summer decided the comedy scene really needed another middle aged Jew from New Jersey. He is also the co-host of the podcast, Date Talk.

The longest running weekly comedy show in Oakland, we feature 20+ comedians over 5 shows with varying show formats every week. There's always something for everyone at our shows.

Saturday, August 19

Howden Home Of The Spice Monkey Bar & Restaurant
1628 Webster St
Oakland, CA, 94612

$16 online / $19 at the door.

Email: info -at-
Phone: 510-214-2626
Contact: Samson Koletkar

About Samson Koletkar:
Samson Koletkar is the world's only Indian Jewish standup comedian. He has performed in India, Canada, USA and has been featured on CBS, NBC Bay Area, KRON4, Alice 97.3FM, Asian Jewish Life Hong Kong, Ha'aretz Israel, The Times of India & Indian Express. He is the winner of the 2015 International Society of Humor Studies & 2010 Asian American Theater Company comedy competitions.

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