Month: September 2013

Always Funny: Greg Kyte

Tweet Greg Kyte is an MBA, a licensed CPA, and a one of the funniest people you will ever see!  Few people bring as much energy to the stage as Greg does.  He makes accounting entertaining to the masses. Greg has participated in the Laughing Skull Comedy Festival, Laughing Devil Comedy Festival, the Rocky Mountain Laugh-Off and won the Utah’s Funniest Clean Comedian Competition.  Greg also cohosts an accounting podcast that does not suck, produces a monthly Accounting Update video and an blog about being an agnostic accountant.  Pretty versatile right? Describe yourself in 10 words or less? I’m...

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Always Funny: Christopher Stephenson

Tweet Christopher brings a dry sarcastic, angry style to the stage that makes you laugh on the outside while crying from the inside at the same time. His stand up has been recognized by many local publications such as Salt Lake City Weekly, Slug and In Magazine. Christopher has had the honor of opening for comedians such as Doug Stanhope, Sean Rouse, and Andy Andrist.  Chris’ biggest endeavor to date is being the co-founder of the upcoming 1st Annual Salt Lake City Comedy Carnivale that is about to take the city by storm. The 5 day Carnivale promises to...

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Always Funny: Brian Pope

Tweet Brian Pope has been one of the hottest commodities in the Utah comedy for several years now.  You have seen him in virtual every venue possible in the Salt Lake Valley ranging from K Town Komedy in Kearns to Comedy at the Complex to his own monthly showcase at 5 Monkeys and more.  We have seen him grow as a comedian right before our eyes and now he putting on his big boy pants and making the big jump to the New York comedy scene where opportunities dwarf what is available here. I wish him the best of...

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Where’s The Punch? Podcast Live @5 Monkeys!

Tweet On Thursday, August 29, 2013 I had the honor to participate in the in the first live podcast of the Where’s The Punch? Podcast Live @5 Monkeys. The premise of the Where’s the Punch podcast is simple: comics discuss jokes they’re working on and try to figure out literally where the punch line is. What’s unique about doing this live is that you’re got to see the comics do their sets,then discuss it with you and Jamie after it’s all said and done. You’re got to learn what goes on in the minds of these twisted, yet hilarious individuals!...

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Always Funny: Steve Soelberg

Tweet Steve Soelberg is the comedy darling of Salt Lake City. 10 out every 9 local comedians will say that they wish they could be as funny as Steve. Steve specializes in clean, clever down to earth observational humor that resonates with any crowd. You may have seen Steve headline his own shows at Wiseguys, showcase on shows throughout the valley, testing new material at Open Mics or hosting long distance races all over the country. I have had a chance to discuss a lot about comedy with him and he has given me some great advice.  He has...

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