Weekly Feature



2017-11-08 / Entertainment

Comedy

thurs. 9

ComedySportz Minor League provides improv training to local residents. They have been working hard with their coaches - come out and see what they’ve learned so far, 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9, at ComedySportz Arena, 4476 Main St., Amherst; $. 393-8669, www.cszbuffalo.com

thurs. 9-sun. 12

Over the years, Luenell has appeared in three No. 1 feature films: “Think Like A Man,” “Hotel Transylvania” and “Taken 2”; spent two years on the road opening for Katt Williams; and landed spots on the hit TV shows “The Middle” and “It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia.” She will entertain at 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9; 7:30 and 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 10 and 11; and 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12, at the Helium Comedy Club, 30 Mississippi St., Buffalo; $. 853-1211, www.heliumcomedy.com

fri. 10

Nick Offerman will bring his highly successful “Full Bush” solo stand-up show back on the road, and will return with a collection of his sawdusty musings on survival in the wild, living with enthusiasm, and most importantly, the cultivation of fulsome body hair, 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, at Shea’s Performing Arts Center, 646 Main St., Buffalo; $. 847-0850, www.sheas.org

fri. 10 & sat. 11

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, Nov. 10, and Saturday, Nov. 11, at ComedySportz Arena, 4476 Main St., Amherst; $. 393-8669, www.cszbuffalo.com

sat. 11

Tom Segura, with numerous television appearances and two comedy specials, will perform as part of his “No Teeth No Entry Tour” at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at UB’s Center for the Arts, UB North Campus, Amherst; $ (box office; www.ticketfly.com; charge, 1-877-987-6487, 645-2787, www.ubcfa.org

A member of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, Ron White will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at the Seneca Allegany Events Center, 777 Allegany Blvd., Salamanca; $. 1-800-745-3000,

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CSz After Hours: Life of the Party is an entirely unscripted long-form show about you. Improvisers interview members of the audience and then make up scenes inspired by your stories and experiences, 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at ComedySportz Arena, 4476 Main St., Amherst; $. 393-8669, www.cszbuffalo.com

The Improv Revolution will be held at 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at the Screening Room, in the Boulevard Mall, 880 Alberta Drive, formerly the Funny Bone Comedy Club. Separate entrance outside the mall between Macy’s and JC Penney’s; $. 837-0376, www.screeningroom.net

sun. 12

For more than 20 years, Bill Maher has set the boundaries of where funny, political talk can go on American television, first on “Politically Incorrect” from 1993-2002, and for the last 14 years on HBO’s “Real Time.” See him perform at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12, at Shea’s Performing Arts Center, 646 Main St., Buffalo; $. 847-0850, www.sheas.org

CSz After Hours: Flesh vs. Felt is a ComedySportz match featuring a team of humans against a team of puppets, 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12, at ComedySportz Arena, 4476 Main St., Amherst; $. 393-8669, www.cszbuffalo.com

tues. 14

ComedySportz High School League, will take place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14, at ComedySportz Arena, 4476 Main St., Amherst; $. 393-8669, www.cszbuffalo.com

wed. 15

Horrible People sets out to prove that there’s humor to be mined from the least humorous of intentions, and the best stories often arise from the worst decisions, 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, at Helium Comedy Club, 30 Mississippi St., Buffalo; $. 853-1211, www.heliumcomedy.com

thurs. 16-sat. 18

Lachlan Patterson's easy-going nature made him a fan favorite on season 8 of “Last Comic Standing,” where he went on to earn a top-three finish. He recently released an hour-long special on Seeso, “Live from Venice Beach.” He will entertain at 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16; and 7:30 and 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 17 and 18, at the Helium Comedy Club, 30 Mississippi St., Buffalo; $. 853-1211, www.heliumcomedy.com

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