SXSW Comedy Schedule Additions

Written by Samantha Pitchel | Thursday, Mar 7, 2013

We're almost there! And we've got a few more additions to the SXSW Comedy schedule that kicks off Saturday, March 9.

Saturday, March 9

6:30pm - Adam Cayton-Holland Hosts A Comedy Show (The IFC Crossroads House)

Hailing from Denver, Colorado where he comprises 1/3 of popular comedy troupe and web series darlings The Grawlix, Adam Cayton-Holland is a fast-rising voice in the comedy world. He recently made his late-night television debut on Conan, was featured on the Nerdist podcast and was named by Esquire Magazine as one of "25 Comics to Watch - and now, he’s presenting a standup showcase featuring some of his funniest friends at SXSW Comedy. With James Adomian, Nate Bargatze, Janine Brito, Brian Gaar, Seth Herzog

<em>Sunday, March 10</em></p>

11:30pm - Midnight at The Mischief: A SXSW Comedy After Party (The North Door)

Immediately following The Super Serious Show, cap off the day of laughs with late night music and merriment. Music by The Palotones and King Cyrus King

Monday, March 11

6:30pm - Taking the Stage (The IFC Crossroads House)

Start your Monday night off right with this guaranteed-good-time standup showcase, curated by SXSW Comedy. 

Tuesday, March 12

6:30pm - Nick Turner and Acquaintances (The IFC Crossroads House)

Part standup show and part sketch comedy experiment, Nick Turner and Acquaintances (one of New York's most exciting new monthly shows) features some of the best comics our host has met, and some of the most hastily assembled sketches he's ever participated in. Turner — a current "Best Week Ever" cast member and former Montreal Comedy Festival "New Face" — knows some of the funniest people in the world, and he's here to present a few to you with an evening of standup, sketches, plenty of confusion, and maybe even a video or two. 

8:30pm - The Upright Citizens Brigade presents Stranger Than Fiction (The IFC Crossroads House)

Anything can happen when the best and brightest comedians, improvisers and storytellers present the strangest, most terrifying, most hilarious night of their life. Stories and surprises that are too crazy not to be true, too amazing not to be missed. With Anthony Atamanuik, Neil Casey, Jon Gabrus, Chris Gethard.

Thursday, March 14

6:30pm - Loud Village Presents (Esther's Follies)

Loud Village is known for throwing some of LA’s best comedy and music parties, and this year, they’re doing both in Austin. Come join in on the fun as they proudly present their SXSW party with friends from both worlds. With Hannibal Buress, Kyle Kinane, Hasan Minaj, Power Violence.

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