The “Good Times Comedy Tour” with Joe Shelby & Dave Yates w/ Billy Devore at Spiffy Squirrel stand-up comedy show at The East Room 3/27/2016.
Joe Shelby is a comedian who finds comfort in the realms of the uncomfortable. His boundary-pushing style is a blend of one-liners, act-outs, and experimental humor that connects with audiences everywhere. With over a decade of stage experience under his belt, Joe began his comedy career in Cincinnati before braving the cold winds of Chicago, where he studied improv at The Second City, The Annoyance Theater, iO (formerly known as ImprovOlympic), as well as being a cast member in the Salsation Theatre Company. Joe works regularly at clubs and colleges around the Midwest and has performed at The Great American Comedy Festival and Cincinnati’s Brew Ha Ha Comedy Fest. Since late 2014, Joe has been based out of Los Angeles, where he has found great success in acting and has been seen on VH1, CMT and in GQ Magazine.
Dave Yates, born and raised in Illinois, has been performing stand up comedy for 5 years and pursues life, laughter, and music. Dave is also an actor for the Heartland Theater Company. As well as a love for the stage, Dave is an active speaker and volunteer at recovery centers for addiction recovery. Being three years sober himself, Dave knows how to connect on a multitude of levels with people all over the country. Dave is also the Host of his weekly podcast called This Dude’s Podcast. Where ever Dave performs, he brings a mixture of wit and whimsy to audiences of all types. In addition to comedy, Dave enjoys an array of cheese and fancy mustards.
SPiFFY SQUiRREL is an independent, underground professional weekly alt comedy show featuring touring comedians from all corners of the earth, plus outstanding local regulars who are worth paying attention to. Sundays at 6:30pm at The East Room. Produced and hosted by Nashville’s Chad Riden.
6:00pm doors open
6:30pm show begins
6:31pm you’re late, dummy
TICKETS: $10 at the door or $8 in advance online
For Booking Inquiries, contact N’Sup