sylvan productions


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11/29. Storking Comedy @ Stork Club. 2330 Telegraph Ave. Oakland. 6:30pm-9:00pm. Free. Featuring Andrew Holmgren, Colleen Watson and Ivan Hernandez. Open Mic Sign Ups: 6:00pm. Hosted by OJ Patterson

You are cordially invited to Storking Comedy, a one-of-a-kind comedy show in the heart of downtown Oakland. Hosted by OJ Patterson (no relation), Storking Comedy features amazingly funny local comedians working on their craft. Following each act, an interview with the host provides in depth elaboration coupled with ribbing rapport. 

Our first spotlight performers:

Ivan Hernandez (Spirited, loquacious, enthusiast, “Boars, Gore, and Swords” Podcast)

Colleen Watson (Sarcastic, daring, macabre, San Francisco Punch Line)

Andrew Holmgren (Evergreen, quick-witted, stoner, Get Yucked Up)

Also, accompanying the merrymaking is of course: you. All comedians, hobbyist, amateur or professional, are welcome to participate limited open mic happening from 6:30-8:00pm. Sign-up: 6:00pm. 

7/13. PERTINENT! (Improv Game Show) @ Sub/Mission. 2183 Mission. SF. 8pm. $5-10. Featuring Spencer Devine/David Gborie and OJ Patterson/Clare O'Kane with Dan Allenderwest and Amy Miller. Hosted by Justin Gomes. Presented by Sylvan Productions.

Based on the wildly successful game/sketch “Parliamentary Debate” (a la Open Improv fame), Pertinent! Is a hilarious debate show where two teams of specialists, each experts in their individual fields of study and work (aka comedians), debate today’s most pressing and pertinent issues (audience suggestions).

Hosted and Adjudicated by:

Justin Gomes

This weeks featured teams:

David Gborie and Spencer Devine


Clare O'Kane and OJ Patterson

Special Guest Comedians:

Dan Allenderwest

Amy Miller


The Rip Currents featuring David Gborie, Andrew Holmgren, Luke Lockfeld, Keith D, and Justin Gomes. 

[Rock and Roll High School is in session.]