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South Shore’s comedy scene: Presidential impersonators, stand-up this week

February 15, 2018 — Trump vs. Obama: Bob DiBuono He freaked Whoopi Goldberg out when he appeared as President Donald Trump on ABC's "The View" and performed at Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough's (co-hosts of MSNBC's "Morning Joe") engagement party. Who is this guy, you ask? New York comedian

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Upcoming comedy shows on South Shore

February 8, 2018 — The Improv: Bobby Collins Comedian Bobby Collins returns to The Improv mainly to go skiing — he likes coming up during the winter to hit the slopes. Named after his father's favorite comedian, Bob Hope, Collins told me that he had never met his namesake

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Extreme Action Sports Movie Night honors Warren Miller

February 1, 2018 — The Loft — a South Shore-based theater, lounge and restaurant — recently kicked off its Extreme Action Sports Movie Nights, and the next installment is scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 4. Coming off last weekend's screening that honored the late Warren Miller, The Loft will once

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The Sam Chase & The Untraditional rock Crystal Bay Casino

February 1, 2018 — North Shore gets a taste of alternative music with Friday night's show from The Sam Chase & The Untraditional. For those who are unfamiliar with the band: "The Sam Chase has a voice like a nun on the lam with a mouthful of cigarettes and

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Comedy at The Improv with Howie Nave: Nick Guerra, Avi Liberman perform this week at Lake Tahoe

January 25, 2018 — Nick Guerra Nick Guerra made his stand-up debut on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" and now he's making his debut here in South Lake Tahoe. Guerra was a hit on NBC's "Last Comic Standing" and released his first comedy album, "Love: The Nick's Tape,"

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Star of ‘Half Baked’ and ‘SNL,’ Jim Breuer, performs at Lake Tahoe

January 25, 2018 — Jim Breuer is often recognized for his work on the 1998 film "Half Baked" and multiple seasons of NBC's "Saturday Night Live," but the comedian's first love is stand-up — and for the first time, he's bringing a set to Tahoe. On Saturday, Jan. 27,

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Sierra Cinemas presents Teton Gravity Research’s “Rogue Elements”

January 25, 2018 — Sierra Cinemas — the weekly film-focused collaboration between Lake Tahoe AleWorX, FNCTN and Sierra-at-Tahoe — returns with its next installment: Teton Gravity Research's "Rogue Elements." "Since the dawn of time, everything that has lived and breathed on this planet has been subject to the whims

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Del tha Funky Homosapien headlines hip-hop night on South Shore

January 25, 2018 — South Shore gets a taste of Bay Area hip-hop as Del tha Funky Homosapien headlines Whiskey Dick's Saloon this weekend. "Hailing from Oakland, California, Del and his crew, the Hieroglyphics, came out as a markedly non-gangster response to a burgeoning West Coast scene," states a

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‘The Bachelor’ comes to Lake Tahoe

January 18, 2018 — Back in October, the cast of "The Bachelor" visited Lake Tahoe to film an episode of the current season (the show's 22nd on air), which stars Arie Luyendyk Jr. On Monday, Jan. 22, the basin-based episode airs on ABC and South Shore's Hard Rock Hotel

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Italian film makes North American debut on South Shore

January 18, 2018 — On Friday, Jan. 19, an all-new Italian film will make its North American premiere at The Loft on Tahoe's South Shore. "'Aeffetto Domino' is a movie about life and its transformation. "It's a story of Lorenzo: Sad news about his state of health will change

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Team USA WinterFest stops at Squaw Valley, celebrates Olympics

January 11, 2018 — Get ready for the Olympics alongside participating athletes and fans of the games at Team USA WinterFest, which stops at Squaw Valley this weekend. "This 13-stop tour makes its way across the country, landing in Squaw Valley on January 13 — bringing the excitement of

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Comedy at The Improv with Howie Nave: Chris Franjola and Jesus Trejo perform this week at Lake Tahoe

January 11, 2018 — Chris Franjola It's always a treat when we get a fresh face (to the region) up here — so we welcome Chris Franjola to Lake Tahoe this week. He's the double threat: a first-rate writer and a performer. Franjola wrote for comedian Chelsea Handler and

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Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, MontBleu host UFC 219 viewing parties

December 28, 2017 — The next can't-miss UFC matchup comes in the form of a bout between Cris Cyborg and Holly Holm. UFC 219 is the featherweight title fight between the two competitors, who go head-to-head on Saturday, Dec. 30. "UFC 219 marks Holm's second shot at capturing the

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Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows hosts throwback après party

December 28, 2017 — After a day spent shredding, few things sound as rejuvenating as having a drink in hand. And on Saturday, Dec. 30, the après game gets a twist as Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows prepares for the start of a new year with a retro-themed event. "On

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Comedy at The Improv with Howie Nave: Bobby Collins and Kathleen Dunbar perform this week at Lake Tahoe

December 28, 2017 — Bobby Collins The last comedian performing on South Shore in 2017 comes in the way of Bobby Collins. It's fortunate for us — as he primarily does theaters — but because of the location he's more flexible. Bobby Collins is a New Yorker through and

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Reno-based Hellbound Glory rocks Crystal Bay Casino

December 21, 2017 — If you're hunting for a gig to attend in order to round out Christmas Day, look no further: Reno-based rock-country trio Hellbound Glory headlines North Shore's Crystal Bay Casino on Monday, Dec. 25. The band's roots stem from frontman Leroy Virgil, who grew up in

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Jazz, swing group Earles of Newtown performs at Crystal Bay Casino

December 21, 2017 — Swing, jazz, Americana and more collide in the unique performance from Nevada City-based Earles of Newtown on Thursday, Dec. 28. "Earles of Newtown is a powerhouse Americana band crafting their tight arrangements of infectious original music around early era Harlem, New Orleans and 'hot' jazz,

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Electrify: Rock ‘N’ Roll Burlesque begins previews

December 21, 2017 — Rock 'n' roll meets burlesque in the all-new Stateline show Electrify, which begins previews on Thursday, Dec. 28. "This unique show will leave you breathless and hyped-up all at the same time," states the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino website. Featuring local performer Madeline Feldman,

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South Lake Brewing Company hosts all-new Pint Nights

December 21, 2017 — Beginning Tuesday, Dec. 26, South Lake Brewing Company is launching an all-new weekly special that will last throughout the winter. Known as Pint Nights, the brewery will offer $1-$2 off pints for customers who bring in a special glass — and the deal lasts all

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Comedy at The Improv with Howie Nave: Henry Phillips, Billy Bonnell perform this week at Lake Tahoe

December 21, 2017 — Henry Phillips As a comedian, Phillips' style is dry, soft spoken and subdued. The last time he was here he had quite a bit to comment on when it came to relationships — with songs such as "Maybe They Won't Kill You" and "End of

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