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Saturday, January 27 • 9:30pm - 11:00pm
A Close Shave with Heaven: A Super Serious Night of Poetry & Comedy, with Derrick Brown & Friends

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An evening of comedy and poetry from Derrick Brown, Amber Tamblyn, Kurt Braunohler, and Eugene Mirman to celebrate Derrick's debut comedy album A Close Shave with Heaven from PGF Records. Come see a show that mixes new work, tasty alt-comedy and the occasional soft-core poem. ($38 Front/Center, $28 Rear/Sides, All Ages)

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Amber Tamblyn

Amber Tamblyn is an Emmy and Golden Globe-nominated actress, director, and writer. She is the author of seven critically acclaimed books across genres including the bestselling anthology, "Listening in the Dark: Women Reclaiming the Power of Intuition", which features essays by powerhouses... Read More →
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Derrick Brown

Derrick Brown has toured as a storyteller, comic and poet around the world. He has performed at Glastonbury, All Tomorrow's Parties, Berlin Intl. Lit Festival. He had a poetry book shop in Austin Texas, performed on "The Tonight Show" and is the founder and president of Write Bloody... Read More →
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Eugene Mirman

Comedian and actor Eugene Mirman immigrated from Moscow with his family at age 4. He grew up in Lexington, MA, attended Hampshire College where he designed his own Comedy major doing a one hour stand-up set as his thesis and has since gone on to a successful career on TV, stage, and... Read More →
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Kurt Braunohler

Kurt Braunohler is a comedian, writer, actor and podcaster who has committed his career to inserting absurdity into stranger’s lives to make the world a better place. Kurt recently filmed a one-hour special which Seth Rogan's Point Grey produced. He also has a feature in development... Read More →

Saturday January 27, 2024 9:30pm - 11:00pm PST
Gateway Theatre 215 Jackson Street, San Francisco, CA 94111