Stonewall dips its toe into the comedy showcase scene this week


The spirit of the now-defunct Spacebar comedy nights lives on at Stonewall. This week, host Heather Shaw introduces six other comics at Stonewall’s first comedy showcase. Seeing as how Spacebar’s comedy nights turned into a catalyst for the entire local comedy scene, we expect the same potential to pop up at Stonewall, assuming they can get a consistent crowd.

9 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30; Stonewall Bar, 741 W. Church St.; free;

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