Thursday October 18, 2018 - TWO SHOWS
7:30 PM - Stand Up Science Show
9:30 PM - Good Trip
Tickets: $15 In Advance / $20 At Door / $25 In Advance for both shows - limited number of tickets available
+ Beer =
Stand Up Science
About the early show:
Comedian and podcaster Shane Mauss presents Stand Up Science. Local scientific experts, stand-up comedians and other special guests join Shane to bring you a show equal parts aha and haha!
Stand-up comedy can cater to the lowest common denominator.Science can be intimidating and frankly, boring. Funnier than a TED Talk, but smarter than a traditional night of stand-up comedy, Stand Up Science combines the best of both worldsinto one amazing evening.
This unique night of laughs will leave you a little smarter, a little happier and you will take home endless fuel for exciting conversations.
What to Expect:
As your host, Shane kicks the evening off with some of his best funny material on brainy topics, before introducing 2-3 special guest performers.
Guests range from Ivy League professors presentinggroundbreaking academic research to local stand-up comediansdelivering their tight five on depression, but each guest will make you laugh as much as you learn.
At the end of the night, the guests will all join Shane back onstage and open the floor for an interactive discussion with the audience.
About the late show:
Shane Mauss Presents
A GOOD TRIP
Sponsored by the Multidisciplinary Association of Psychedelic Studies (MAPS)
Comedian Shane Mauss has appeared on Conan, Jimmy Kimmel, Showtime, and has specials on both Comedy Central and Netflix, and interviews scientists for the podcast Here We Are. Now he is touring around the country on a 100+ city tour with comedy show about psychedelics. Part stand-up, part storytelling, and part Ted Talk combine for one of the most unique, informative, and funny comedy shows you will ever see. (No psychedelic experience required)
The show has been heard about on This comedy show about psychedelics has been heard about on Marc Maron's WTF, Pete Holmes' You Made It Weird, The Duncan Trussell Family Hour, The Joe Rogan Experience, Bertcast, Ari Shaffir's Skeptic Tank, Cracked Podcast, Put Your Hands Together, Doug Loves Movies, and more.
This tour is sponsored by The Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS)
About the host and origins of Stand-Up Science:
Shane Mauss leads two lives.
In one life, he tours full-time as a stand-up comedian. Shane has brought his unique blend of absurdist humor and storytelling to cities all over the world, as well as TV spots on Conan, Kimmel, Comedy Central, Showtime, BBC, Epix and more.
In his other life as the host of the podcast Here We Are, he interviews the worlds leading academic experts about our most fascinating traits, behaviors, and finding the funny in the innermost workings of life. Each week Shane illuminates a new area of research for the shows 50,000 loyal listeners, earning a 5-star rating on iTunes.
Shanes unique background, comedy, and personal philosophies have also made him a popular guest on other top podcasts like Pete Holmes You Made It Weird, Marc Marons WTF, The Joe Rogan Experience, Duncan Trussells Family Hour, Keith and The Girl and more.
Mauss is intelligent, likable and sharp VICE Magazine
Mauss has clearly found a popular niche in his natural fascination with the human mind. However, attendees should be forewarned: The show is still going to kill you with laughter. Austin Chronicle
"Experience with a variety of comedic techniques and interactions with renown science experts have molded Mauss into a well-rounded and imaginative performer. Mauss strives to perform thematic, laugh-out-loud comedy, interjecting science in bold, innovative ways." EU Jacksonville
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|Minimum Age: 21|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|