Monthly Archives: July 2016

FlappCast Episode #159 – Comedy And Hacking And Magic!… with Jose Barrientos

JoseBarrientosJose Barrientos, along with Barbara Holliday and Joshua Snyder, discusses when Jose was on ABC’s 20/20 for his YouTube videos “Speech 101 Prank”; him being in the army, going to Iraq twice, and the paper cuts he received from going; his impressions, how his skill at computer tech borderlines on magic; and his actual performances of magic.
During our I See Dumb People segment, Jose reads an email that was sent to Flappers, and Barb reads the response she wanted to send, then the response she actually sent.
During Punch It Up, Isaac Hirsch, winner of a Flappers’s Uncle Clyde’s Comedy Contest Soup Or Bowl round, performs a 3 minute set and gets critiques.

Speeh 101 Prank
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k2qxzbdYO8w

FlappCast Episode #158 – High Energy Fun! Yeah!!!… with Greg Hahn

grhGreg Hahn, along with Barbara Holliday and Joshua Snyder, discusses Pokemon Go; the political comedy that Greg doesn’t do; online dating; the vibe of the comedian who is performing before you on a show; how there needs to be a more positive term for “clean comedy”; and that he doesn’t use gimmicks like other comedians, such as timing, good writing, arcs, and other crutches; various injuries he’s sustained for comedy; and some of his favorite foods. During our I See Dumb People segment, Greg reads a real email that was sent to Flappers, and Barb reads the response that she wanted to send, and then also the response she actually sent.

FlappCast Episode #157 – When Your Phone Loves To Autocorrect With Dirty Words…

flappers_9201Barbara Holliday and Joshua Snyder discuss this weekend’s headliner Jen Kober; Barb’s phone autocorrecting words into curse words; that we’re moving the FlappCast from our Main Room to our Waldorf classroom; and gay, lesbian, and transgender comedians. During Punch It Up, Bonnie Rieger and Tam Pham perform 3 minute sets and get critiques.

FlappCast Episode #156 – From Seinfeld To Reclining Nude On La Cienega… with Jann Karam

Jan-Karem-1Jann Karam, along with Barbara Holliday and Joshua Snyder, discusses her being on the show Seinfeld, other TV appearances, and her play Reclining Nude On La Cienega. During Punch It Up, Yousef Abu-Taleb and Steve Saracino perform 3 minute sets and get critiques.

https://www.facebook.com/Jann-Karam-Reclining-Nude-on-La-Cienega-423341514353662/

FlappCast Episode #155 – I’m Vaguely Aware Of You… with Josh and Ken

flappers_9201Joshua Snyder and Ken Pringle discuss Flappers upcoming events such as Drew Lynch recording his upcoming special “Did I Stutter” here, the Burbank Comedy Festival, and that comedy legend Mel Brooks just turned 90! Happy Birthday Mel! During Punch It Up, Jessie Stegner and Vincent Molina perform 3 minute sets and get critiques.

http://drewlynch.com/

http://burbankcomedyfestival.com/