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This Week at NerdMelt Theater!

We’re back with another crazy slate of shows at NerdMelt Theater! Shows that are fun and affordable, even after you blow a month’s salary on a failed exacta box during the Kentucky Derby this weekend!

Friday at 8:30 journey back to 1989 with TELETHON!

Feeling nostalgic for the ’80s? Join us for TELETHON!, a comedy variety show set in the 1980s featuring live sketch, video commercials, stand-up and musical acts. Produced and written by NerdMelt crew with members of Family Sandwich. This months charity: “Save Harperton’s Recreation Center”. With Hampton Yount, Steve Benaquist, 5 Second Films and more!

$8 in advance, $10 at the door!

Saturday at 8:00 groove out at Loud Noises!

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo just like they do down in Mexico… by coming to LOUD NOISES (or, in this month’s case, GIRL NOISES)! Comedians April Richardson (Chelsea Lately), Grant Pardee (Hamclown) and Eli Braden (The Howard Stern Show, @EliBraden) and host Brandon Vaughn will be there to make you laugh so hard you’ll chip your teeth! Then we’re proud to present music by The Girls, featuring Alison Brie, Cyrina Fiallo and Julianna Gull! Loud Noises! is a crispy crunchy chimichanga filled with laughter and music and we are now best friends.


Sunday at 5:00 is the Nerdist Writers Panel!

Spend your Sunday afternoons learning from the best at the Nerdist Writers Panel! Join moderator Ben Blacker as he hosts esteemed panelists discussing topics like different types of writing, how they got started, what inspires them, the business side of writing, and more. Panelists will also answer your questions and give some helpful tips and tricks! This series is a must for any hopeful writer in LA, with a portion of the proceeds going to benefit 826LA. Featuring Swampy Marsh & Dan Povenmire (creators, Phineas & Ferb), Meghan McCarthy (head writer, My Little Pony; Class of 3000), and Tim McKeon (Adventure Time; Fish Hooks)!


Sunday at 7:00 is Matt Mira’s Day Off!

Matt Mira of the Nerdist Podcast needs a Day Off, so we decided to give him Sundays at Nerdist Theater. Come watch Mira and Paul Cibis host this comedy free-for-all. You’ll see brand new comics, comics you know and love trying out new material (Chris Hardwick and Kumail Nanjiani are frequent drop ins), and the magic that is live comedy.


Tuesday at 8:00, enjoy FitzDog Radio LIVE!

Comedian Greg Fitzsimmons will be doing a LIVE RECORDING of his popular podcast, FitzDog Radio, from the stage of the Nerdist Theatre! There will be games with the audience members and witty banter. With special guest TJ Miller!

$8 in advance, $10 at the door!

Wednesday at 8:30 it’s The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail!

This week, the superpowers that are Jonah and Kumail host the likes of Moshe Kasher, Michael Palascak, Fred Stoller, Josh Comers, deadkevin and Chelsea Peretti!


Thursday at 8:00 come down to The Benson Interruption!

Join Doug Benson (Doug Loves Movies, Last Comic Standing) and some special surprise guests who don’t mind being interrupted while trying to tell their jokes. Fun + awkward = fawkward!


Thank you all so much for your continued support of the theater. Follow us on Twitter and track us on our blog for more info about any of these shows!

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