Carol Burnett summed it up: “Comedy is tragedy plus time.” If this is true — and we’re convinced it is — then comedy is just about the cheapest and most effective therapy on the market when it comes to dealing with our own personal haunts.
It’s the logic behind the stand-up series “Deep-er-ness.” Tonight’s performers
include Michelle Wolf, a writer and producer on MTV’s Girl Code; SNL’s Sasheer Zamata; Aparna Nancherla of FX’s Totally Biased; and Sheng Wang, who has traveled the nation sharing his tales of growing up “Taiwanese Texan.” Joe Zimmerman, who made his debut on John Oliver’s New York Stand-Up Show, hosts. Arrive ready to explore the more meaningful moments of life, and then make fun of them.
Sun., March 1, 8 p.m., 2015