Comedy Works larimer Square Releases Their Upcoming Show Calendar

October 28
1:56 PM 2009

SHOW CALENDAR - Larimer Square
This Week

Rich Vos

October 29 - 31
Friday 8:00 & 10:00pm $22
Saturday 8:00 & 10:00pm $22
Sunday 7:00pm $14 Rich Vos is an incredibly gifted comic who not only has sharp, insightful material, but he is also a master at working the crowd. His ability to perform in front of any audience has landed him television shows as varied as being the first white comic on Def Jam to performing on the View. Rich was the breakout star of NBC's Last Comic Standing seasons 1 and 3, was a regular guest on Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn and wrote for Chris Rock when he hosted The Academy Awards in 2005. He also played Lenny Bruce on NBC's American Dreams and is a regular on the Opie and Anthony radio show. He has two half hour specials on comedy central and two CD's out!

Upcoming Shows

Jon Reep

November 5 - 7
Thursday 8:00pm $17
Friday 8 & 10:00pm $25
Saturday 6:30, 8:30, & 10:30pm $25 The winner of NBC's Last Comic Standing 2007, Jon Reep has been one of the most popular touring comedians on the road since. Jon has been featured on Comedy Central's Premium Blend and the half-hour special Comedy Central Presents: Jon Reep. Maybe you've seen him on TBS's Pit Stop Comedy, NBC's Late Friday, or the ABC Sitcom Rodney as Officer Gerald Bob. Just about everyone has seen him in the Dodge ad campaign playing the "Hemi guy." Jon also starred in Harold & Kumar go to Amsterdam.

Aziz Ansari

November 13 - 14
Friday 8:00pm & 10:00pm $25
Saturday 6:30, 8:30 & 10:30pm $25 Aziz Ansari is having a breakout year starring in a popular television series, a number of films, and debuting his first hour-long standup special and album. Entertainment Weekly named him one of the top 12 future stars of comedy and LA Weekly put him on the cover of their annual People Issue. Ansari currently co-stars opposite SNL's Amy Poehler in the NBC Comedy Series, Parks & Recreation from the producers and creators of The Office. Ansari can also be seen in a handful of feature films. He appears in Judd Apatow's comedy Funny People opposite Adam Sandler, Seth Rogen, and Jonah Hill. Ansari recently wrapped production on another Judd Apatow film Get Him to the Greek, which he will star in alongside Russell Brand, Jonah Hill and Sean ‘Diddy' Combs. Ansari also had roles in the hit comedies I Love You, Man with Paul Rudd and Jason Segel, and opposite Seth Rogen and Anna Faris in Observe and Report. Ansari first came to audiences' attention on MTV's hit sketch comedy series, Human Giant. Last year, Ansari also had a very memorable guest starring role on HBO's Flight of the Conchords.

Brad Upton

November 19 - 22
Thursday 8pm $14
Friday 8 & 10:00pm $22
Saturday 6:30, 8:30, & 10:30pm $22
Sunday 7:00pm $14 Brad is a past winner of the Las Vegas Comedy Festival and appeared recently at Caesar's Palace as part of the HBO Comedy Festival. This Seattle veteran will be making his first ever tour of Australia in October and his new CD entitled, Smart Guy, Stupid World is available on iTunes. Brad has been seen in concert with Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton, Johnny Mathis, The Smothers Brothers, Joan Rivers, Rodney Dangerfield and Lewis Black. The Seattle Times said, "Brad Upton has mastered the nearly impossible task of appealing to people from the ages of 18 to 80." Working smart, clean and fast, Brad puts his foot to the floor as soon as he hits the stage and never lets up--he is a crowd favorite wherever he appears.

Greg Warren

November 25th & 27th-29th
Wednesday 8:00pm $12
Friday 8:00 & 10:00pm $20
Saturday 6:30, 8:30, & 10:30pm $20
Sunday 7:00pm $12 Greg Warren, most recently seen on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, has been building a strong fan base around the country with his act inspired by stories from his Midwestern upbringing. Greg attracts a diverse audience, performing on networks such as BET as a finalist on Coming to the Stage and Country Music Television's Comedy Stage. Greg is also a favorite on the nationally syndicated Bob and Tom radio show, which led him to tour theaters across the country with the Friends of Bob and Tom Comedy Tour.
Greg was invited to the prestigious Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal, where Greg performed as one of their featured New Faces of Comedy. He has also been seen on Comedy Central's Premium Blend.

Kevin Pollak

December 4 - 5
Friday 8:00 & 10:00pm $36
Saturday 6:30, 8:30 &10:30pm $36 Kevin Pollak has captured the attention of audiences worldwide with his range of both dramatic and comedic roles. Over the past two decades, he has appeared in over sixty films, as well as countless television projects, and has established himself as one of the few stand-up comedians to have a successful dramatic film career. In addition to his acting talents, he has also proven himself as both a writer and producer. Pollak co-starred with James Caan and Mira Sorvino in Streetwater and will be seen starring with Katheryn Winnick in Choose, an Indie thriller, as well as co-starring opposite Luke Wilson, Gabriel Macht and Giavonni Ribisi in Middle Men. Pollak also co-starred in films like Numb, Picture This, Tortured, Oti, A Few Good Men, Grumpy Old Men, Grumpier Old Men, The Usual Suspects, Casino, The Whole Ten Yards, End of Days, Hostage, and many more! As a stand up, after appearing in two of his own HBO Stand-Up Comedy Specials, Kevin was recently named by Comedy Central as one of the Top 100 Comedians of all Time.

Natasha Leggero

December 9 - 13
Wednesday 8:00pm $15
Thursday 8:00pm $15
Friday 8:00 & 10pm $25
Saturday 8:30 & 10:30pm $25
Sunday 7:00pm $15 For the past six years, Natasha has performed stand-up all over the country and abroad. Her TV stand-up performances include appearances on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Comedy Central's Premium Blend, The Comedy Factory on Dutch television, and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Natasha has played various deviants in her three-year recurring stint on Comedy Central's Reno 911 and also recurred on Fox's 'Til Death. She has starred in recent pilots for ABC (Pulling), NBC (Comedy Colosseum), and Comedy Central (Gay Robot), and was also the star of the MTV hit series The 70's House. She has guest starred on It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Samantha Who, Worst Week, and The Sarah Silverman Program. You can also see her in the movie He's Just Not That Into You and as a regular panelist on E!'s Chelsea Lately. Natasha is currently developing her own starring vehicle with VH1.

Reno Collier

December 16 - 20
Wednesday 8:00pm $15
Thursday 8:00pm $15
Friday 8:00 & 10pm $25
Saturday 6:30, 8:30 & 10:30pm $25
Sunday 7:00pm $15 A former P.E. teacher, West Virginia native Reno Collier has endeared himself to a wide range of audiences from college students to church softball teams. With a contagious laugh and friendly, almost intoxicating demeanor, Reno's observations often find him recalling mishaps of his West Virginia cousins, his Scottish heritage, unruly in-laws and alien abductions. Reno's past TV credits include NBC's Late Friday, Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher, The Martin Short Show, VH-1's The List, and Comedy Central Presents. He can currently be heard during his weekly call-ins to the Blue Collar Comedy Channel on Sirius Satellite Radio.

Josh Blue

December 26
Saturday 6:30, 8:30 & 10:30pm $22 Josh Blue is one of the most unique and dynamic comedians of this generation. He possesses the rare ability to motivate, inspire, & entertain, while never losing sight of the primary objective of making people laugh. Prior to his Last Comic Standing win, Josh Blue appeared as a guest star on Comedy Central's Mind of Mencia and was featured on Fox, CBS, ABC, and MSNBC. He became the first comedian to perform stand-up on The Ellen Degeneres Show, was named Best Winning Reality Show Guest for his appearance on Live with Regis and Kelly, and made a standout appearance on Comics Unleashed. He became the first comic to debut his stand-up special on the big screen when 7 More Days was shown in theatres across the country prior to release. "Not only is Josh Blue America's funniest comedian, he's breaking down barriers for people with disabilities," said Stephen Bennett, President and CEO of United Cerebral Palsy, "'he has shown millions of Americans that people with disabilities can live without limits." A portion of the proceeds go to the National Sports Center for the Disabled. Founded in 1970, the National Sports Center for the Disabled's mission is to positively impact the lives of people with any physical or mental challenge through quality adaptive recreation programs in over 20 sports.

Billy D. Washington

December 30-31, January 2 - 3
Wednesday 8pm $15

6:00pm $25 all ages show (PG-13)
8:00pm $30
10:00pm $65-$75 includes midnight buffet, champagne toast, & party favors.

Saturday 6:30, 8:30 & 10:30pm $25
Sunday 7pm $15 "Talent, talented and more talent" is how the CBS news series 48 hours has described Billy D. Washington. Billy is a witty, philosophical, piano-playing comedian, who works as a nationally recognized headliner. Billy is not only talented musically, he possesses an incredible ability to create cleverly constructed jokes and improvise obscure audience situations. After an hour of this poetic and intelligent banter, people often wonder why they haven't heard more of him. He is quietly one of the most sought after comedians in the country, if you don't believe it...ask Ms. Aretha Franklin. Billy has been most recently featured on Comedy Central's Premium Blend and has had numerous television appearances including HBO, Fox, NBC, CBS.

Lori Callahan
October 28th
Wednesday 8:00pm $12
A native of Denver, Lori now tours nationally, and is one of today's hottest female comedians. She has toured with Paula Poundstone, Will Durst, and Thea Vidal, and has been seen on Showtime's Comedy Club Network, as well as ESPN's award winning show - The Lighter Side of Sports.

Roy vs. Roy
November 1st & 12th
Thursday 8pm $12
The lush and the liability ... Two shows, two big mouths ... Chuck Roy has had guest-starring appearances on top television series such as Will & Grace and 3rd Rock From The Sun. He has established himself as a favorite warm-up performer for the Late, Late Show with Craig Kilborn, and is currently the star of Chuck's Crop Report, which is a regular feature on 106.7 KBPI. Ben Roy is one of the up-and-coming comics that has Denver talking. Fast-paced, witty, and opinionated, he is poised to take the entertainment industry by storm with his unique blend of rant, sarcastic, observational, and high-energy humor. He was recently featured in the book 'Mock Stars: Indie Comedy and the Dangerously Funny'. These two big mouths together in one night ... don't miss them as they tear each other apart!

Steve McGrew
November 4th & December 27th
Various Dates/Times/Prices
You know him from the KYGO morning show where he is part of the team that has won THREE CMA awards for Best Morning Show Personalities in the Country, but did you know that Steve "Mudflap" McGrew is also one of the country's top stand-up comedians? Seen most recently on Comedy Central's Jeff Foxworthy Roast and in his own Comedy Central Presents special in which he received a standing ovation. Steve also was recently just featured on CMT's 20 Most Redneck Moments. Steve consistently delivers hilarious high-energy performances that leave audiences begging for more.

Dr. Kevin Fitzgerald
November 18th
Wednesday 8:00pm $12
You may know Dr. Kevin Fitzgerald as the star of Animal Planet's Emergency Vets, but there is much more to him than what has been seen on television. In addition to his duties as a full-time veterinarian, Dr Fitzgerald has also been performing stand-up comedy on an almost nightly basis since 1986. His rapid paced, one-liner style, combined with his ability to entertain without offending, have made him a highly requested act at clubs, colleges and corporate events throughout the country.

Dennis Regan
December 2nd, 3rd & 6th
Various Dates/Times/Prices
Dennis Regan has been living the bizarre and quirky life of a road comic, spending some nights taking a spin in a stretch limousine, while spending others watching the spin cycle at the local laundromat. Audiences all over the country have experienced his comedy, from nightclubs and cruise ships to colleges and corporations. Dennis Regan is a stand-up comedian from Florida who regularly tours with his brother Brian Regan. He became one of the hosts on the Comedy Central show Short Attention Span Theater along with his brother Brian. He also does voice-overs for cartoons and video games and wrote one episode of The King of Queens. His television credits include the Late Show with David Letterman, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, A&E's Evening at the Improv, and Showtime, among others.

Open Mic Night
Every Tuesday Night in October & November
Tuesday 8pm $10
Looking for a place to try your chops at stand-up? Comedy Works is the place every Tuesday night. Every comedian that's out there making a living at making us all laugh started out on a night just like this. Perhaps you have heard of Roseanne Barr? She started her career on our stage at Open Mic Night! The show starts at 8pm. On any given Tuesday night you will see a plethora of new and professional talent working on their act. It's a great night out for the comedians and the audience itself. Due to the popularity, interested participants must sign-up in advance. If you would like to perform, please call our Open Mic hotline at 303.477.7844

Tickets for Comedy Works are on-sale now at, 303.595.3637, or in person at the Comedy Works box office open 10am - 6pm Mon-Fri. Tickets are subject to a service and handling fee. Two drink or food item minimum in the club. Comedy Works is 21 and up with a valid photo ID.

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Backstage Bite
TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE BITE with AVENUE Q's Elizabeth Ann Berg
Turning the Tables
Randy Rainbow w/ FIDDLER Cast
  Chewing the Scenery with Randy Rainbow
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