rick wood

Recording A New Comedy Special In San Francisco

Thrilled to announce that I will be taping a new hour of standup material in San Francisco on Friday, September 20th at 9pm. The recording will take place at Cynic Cave, which is in the basement of Lost Weekend Video, one of the last great indie-video-rental stores. Fitting with the theme of the venue, we will be shooting only on VHS and Beta tapes, most of which are taken from the store itself. The project is directed by San Francisco's experimental video artist Patrick Wilkinson, who has been one of my closest friends since we once failed to adapt a Lovecraftian short-film back in Chicago....

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Death of Death of the Weekend

DEATH TO DEATH OF THE WEEKEND! It is with great joy that we announce our one year anniversary show of DEATH OF THE WEEKEND at iO West. It was with great sadness that we also announce this is the final DEATH OF THE WEEKEND SHOW. On March 3rd at 11pm in the MAIN ROOM, we'll be doing our final standup show at iO. On Sundays, Feb 10th, 17th, and 24th we will be having our final shows in the Andy Dick DCT Theater. The final show is in the big room, with the big names, and the big goodbyes. (Lineup will be announced soon.) I've had an amazing year booking DOTW and met several hundred killer comics...

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