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Mishka Shubaly at the Comedy RoomRoom

Dec 10, 2016

Musician, author, storyteller and hilarious human being, Mishka Shubaly brings his unique voice to the Comedy RoomRoom fresh from his tour through the UK on Dec 10th at 7pm. Join us and we'll do what we do best - stand up comedy - and lay the groundwork for Mishka's skills with some of Denver's best and brightest local comedians including Mallory Wallace, Zach Reinert, and Cody Spyker. Hosted by Timmi Lasley. If you're a fan of punk rock, DIY tours, or stand up comedy you best grab your ticket now because we have exactly what you need!

"the gruff and rough-voiced Shubaly is a chronicler of mankind's darkest impulses and failures, a guy with a ticket to hell and back"
- Time Out New York

"a beaming ray of jet-black sunshine"
- The Village Voice
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After receiving an expensive MFA in Fiction from Columbia University, Mishka Shubaly promptly realized he was more interested in playing music in dive bars than writing. He lived out of a Toyota minivan for a year, touring nonstop, and has shared the stage with artists like The Strokes, The Yeah Yeah Yeahs and The Decemberists among others. Bad Dreams, a narrative published in NYPress about his romance with an opiate marked his return to writing.

His Kindle Singles for Amazon have all been bestsellers. He writes true stories about drink, drugs, disasters, desire, deception and their aftermath. His work has been praised for its grit, humor, fearlessness and heart. The Long Run, his mini-memoir detailing his transformation from alcoholic drug abuser to sober ultrarunner is one of the best-selling Kindle Singles to date.

Tickets are $7 online, or 12 at door. Buy tickets today as seating is quite limited in Denver's most intimate comedy venue!