MILITARY ID HOLDERS ONLY.Tues., Sept. 6, 7pm, 30-minute set at WALTER REED ARMY MEDICAL CENTER IN SILVER SPRING, MARYLAND! Patient Rec. Center, Bldg. 41.
Fri., Sept. 16 @ 8pm and Sat., Sept. 17 @ 8pm, HEADLINING at ZIG'S IN ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA! This is a live taping for my DVD. Arrive hungry: Zig's keeps its full dinner menu open until 2am. 4531 Duke Street west of Jordan St. in Alexandria, VA, 1½ mile East of Landmark Mall in the FoxChase Shopping Center. Online reservations at http://www.homestead.com/zigsbar/Zigs_Reservation_Form.html, or just call them at (703) 823-2777. Point-to-point driving directions at http://tinyurl.com/bp2k2. First three SLOB members who shfansdcow up with a SLOB message from me get a To join the SLOB, send your ZIP Code to basilwhite @AtTT basilwhite .dOOT comM (altered to beat spammers).
Sat., Oct. 15, 1-5pm, & Sun., Oct. 16, 1-5pm, ATTENTION WRITERS! I'm teaching a class at the GLEN ECHO PARK, MD WRITER'S CENTER! "Applying Standup Comedy Writing Secrets" to poetry, fiction, etc. Arcade Building, Room 201, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd at Oxford Road, Glen Echo MD. Online directions at http://tinyurl.com/anwy8. Description and registration at http://www.writer.org/workshops/details.asp?id=524 or register at 301-654-8664.
Tues., Nov. 22, 8:30 p.m., 8-minute set at the IMPROV in WASHINGTON, DC! 1140 Connecticut Ave. NW between L and M Streets, 1/2 block up Connecticut Avenue from the Farragut North Metro. Buy tickets at www.dcimprov.com or at 202.296.7008. Driving directions at http://www.basilwhite.com/improv.htm, but I recommend the Metro. Doors open at 7. If I win, I get to compete to go to L.A. to perform at the Hollywood Improv! First three SLOB members who show up with a SLOB message from me get a To join the SLOB, send your ZIP Code to basilwhite @AtTT basilwhite .dOOT comM (altered to beat spammers).
USO, Alexandria, Glen Echo Park and DC Improv
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