October 05

The Fort Showcase

The Fort Showcase

The nationally acclaimed Comedy Showcase that lived at The Colorado Room for four years is BACK! Hosted by Comedy Fort owner David Rodriguez and local celebrity Dan Jones–this showcase brings you a rapid fire lineup of the funniest up-and-coming Colorado comics as well as national guests and professional headliners. You never know who will drop in here. You get maximum laughs for your buck on what is sure to become a cornerstone of the Comedy Fort calendar!

10/05/2023 7:30 PM

Door Time: 7:00 PM

Other Showtimes

Special guest comics include:

Drew Landry is a stand-up comic and writer from Baltimore, currently based in Los Angeles. He toured with Carlos Mencia 2 weeks after graduating high school and has also toured with Dana Gould and Iliza Shlesinger. He performed at Just For Laughs in Vancouver and his satire articles have accumulated millions of views, including his 2017 article “I Have a Theory Have Donald Glover and Childish Gambino Are The Same Person” which went viral. His critically acclaimed stand-up special “All My Friends Are Dead” was called “life affirming” by Paste Magazine and was recently selected to screen at the Laughs After Dark Comedy Festival as an award nominee.

Kari Assad is a Mexican-Lebanese comedian and writer based in Los Angeles. Her silly and relatable content has been featured on the popular comedy platform WhoHaha, and she's also been a featured performer at premium festivals like Limestone and 10,000 Laughs. Kari also hosts the hilarious podcast 'Kari Assad: Ghost Detective,' where she breaks down real-life ghosting stories with guests to determine what really happened. When she's not on stage, you can find her borderline making out with your dog.

Kandice Martellaro is a writer and comedian based out of Los Angeles. She has written for Dana Gould's half hour horror/comedy, Stan Against Evil on IFC and Hulu. In addition to her experience with television writing, Kandice has a vast background in writing sketch comedy, having written for the 2016 CBS Diversity Showcase and then performing all over the country, including at SF Sketchfest, New York Sketch Fest, SAC Comedy Fest and others, with sketch comedy group, Femmebot PhD. She has written for various YouTube talents, including the YouTube channel, CZ’s World:Horror History, in which the host, Professor CZ, does deep analysis on various iconic characters from well known horror movies. Kandice has been a producer on the documentary/stand up comedy special Joy Ride centered around lives and relationships of comedians Dana Gould and Bobcat Goldthwait. She is also a producer on the online comedy series, Hanging With Doctor Z

Important show info:

All shows are ages 21+ only!

Please bring a valid Drivers License to confirm your tickets!

Please check in at least 15 minutes prior to show start so that we may get everyone in and seated before show start time.
If you have a large party and arrive late we cannot guarantee everyone will be seated together!

If you are not checked in by 15 minutes past show start time your seats may be released, and the tickets re-sold

Absolutely no heckling!

The nationally acclaimed Comedy Showcase that lived at The Colorado Room for four years is BACK! Hosted by Comedy Fort owner David Rodriguez and local celebrity Dan Jones–this showcase brings you a rapid fire lineup of the funniest up-and-coming Colorado comics as well as national guests and professional headliners. You never know who will drop in here. You get maximum laughs for your buck on what is sure to become a cornerstone of the Comedy Fort calendar!