Pure & Weary's Playlist: A preview
May
18
7:00 PM19:00

Pure & Weary's Playlist: A preview

Join us for a preview of our latest show…

Skiptown Playhouse | May 18th | 7p

From hook ups in clunky arms to road trips in junky cars, music accompanies our most hilarious life moments. Comedy duo Pure & Weary (Katherine Biskupic & Leah Frires) sketch their way through the perfect playlist. 

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Time Travel Cabaret
Apr
12
8:00 PM20:00

Time Travel Cabaret

A Time Travel Cabaret headlined by Victress!

VICTRESS is an L.A. based comedy burlesque troupe, flipping traditional burlesque on its head with a character-fueled strip show. They've performed at Second City, The Lyric Hyperion and were recently featured at LA's QueenFest. Directed by Thea Lux, hosted by Katherine Biskupic and featuring Joy Haven, Mel Forrest, Leah Frires, Saliha Muttalib & Sarah O’Dwyer, Victress is sure to knock their tops off. 

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Pure & Weary presents: An April Comedy Shower  
Apr
4
8:00 PM20:00

Pure & Weary presents: An April Comedy Shower  

Pure & Weary (Katherine Biskupic & Leah Frires) are having a... comedy show! Shower them with your presence at an evening of original comedy, music, storytelling and more from some of LA’s fiercest females.

Featuring:

Atsuko Okatsuka (stand up)

Jana Schmieding (musical comedy)

Katie Visser, Julie Pearson, Daisy Donohue & Elizabeth Williams (sketch)

Kristal Adams (stand up)

Love Readings with Cloro

Mel Forrest (character)

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Queenfest
Mar
6
7:30 PM19:30

Queenfest

Pure & Weary join the comedy troupe, “Victress” at Queenfest.

All Proceeds will go to the Alexandria House

Founded in 1996, Alexandria House is a transitional residence and house of hospitality. We provide safe and supportive housing for women and children in the process of moving from emergency shelter to economic stability and permanent housing. 

Tickets: https://www.bootlegtheater.org/event/1831659-queenfest-los-angeles/

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Parachute: Fleetwood Mac Rumours
Feb
23
7:00 PM19:00

Parachute: Fleetwood Mac Rumours

We'll be doing a tribute show to one of the best records ever by one of the most drama-filled groups, Fleetwood Mac. 

The night will be divided into Side 1 & Side 2 by many musicians and Pure & Weary will provide comedy between pieces.


Come for the comedy, the music & the community! & remember to Bring Your Own Blanket (BYOB) 

email pureandweary@gmail.com for location in Echo Park

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Victress Presents: St. Valentine’s Day ASSacre
Feb
16
10:00 PM22:00

Victress Presents: St. Valentine’s Day ASSacre

Pure & Weary team up with the comedy burlesque group, Victress…

Let the all-female cast of Victress be your date on Valentine's Day. Nothing will make you swoon more than their quirky quips + cheeks n' nips. With character-fueled, comedic monologues and dance numbers that will make your heart go pitter-pat, get ready for a burlesque show like you've never seen before

Directed by: Thea Lux
Choreographed by: Sarah O’Dwyer
Hosted by: Katherine Biskupic
Featuring: Mel Forrest, Leah Frires, Joy Haven, Saliha Muttalib, and Sarah O’Dwyer

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Victress Presents: St. Valentine’s Day ASSacre
Feb
14
9:00 PM21:00

Victress Presents: St. Valentine’s Day ASSacre

Pure & Weary team up with the comedy burlesque group, Victress…

Let the all-female cast of Victress be your date on Valentine's Day. Nothing will make you swoon more than their quirky quips + cheeks n' nips. With character-fueled, comedic monologues and dance numbers that will make your heart go pitter-pat, get ready for a burlesque show like you've never seen before

Directed by: Thea Lux
Choreographed by: Sarah O’Dwyer
Hosted by: Katherine Biskupic
Featuring: Mel Forrest, Leah Frires, Joy Haven, Saliha Muttalib, and Sarah O’Dwyer

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Throw Like A Girl: A Super Bowl Pre-Game
Jan
31
8:00 PM20:00

Throw Like A Girl: A Super Bowl Pre-Game

Sideline reporters Katherine & Leah (sketch duo Pure & Weary) are finally let up into the booth to report the play-by-play of an evening of original comedy, music and storytelling from some of LA’s fiercest females. The competition will be fierce, the halftime show will be controversial and the commercials will definitely have puppies. Let's get ready to rumble!  

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Pure & Weary @ Comedy Central
Dec
5
8:00 PM20:00

Pure & Weary @ Comedy Central

Pure & Weary Presents:

We Wish Jew A Merry Christmas

Can an Elf on a Shelf and a Mensch on a Bench see the same view? How about a Fiddler and a Santa on a roof discussing traditions? Pure & Weary (Katherine Biskupic & Leah Frires) find a ho-ho-hopeful celebration in times of uncertainty by sketching their way through holiday tales-- the old, the new and the Jew.

Directed by: Nicole Williams 

Free with reservation here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/we-wish-jew-a-merry-christmas-tickets-52554378561

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Dec
2
12:00 PM12:00

The Scramble

THE SCRAMBLE is a weekly Sunday morning comedy variety show -- live music, sketch, improv and stand up. Enjoy the laughs!

It's the last Scramble of the year! We've got a super sized lineup as a present for everyone!

CHARACTER
Courtney Pauroso

SKETCH
Pure & Weary

STANDUP
Amy Silverberg
Morgan Miller
Atsuko Okatsuka

https://www.facebook.com/events/339625079924680

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Apr
12
9:00 PM21:00

The Monster Show

In honor of the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, Pure & Weary sketch their way through historical monsters, internal monsters and the nightmare monsters of today to create their own damsel-less ghost story.

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Feb
14
8:00 PM20:00

Crash This Party: Musical Valentine's 2018!

Crash This Party is having our 5th Annual Musical Valentine's show! Appropriately enough, this time, it's actually happening ON VALENTINE'S! Bring a date or go stag and get ready for some hilarious musical acts!

Featuring...

-Musical improv from Fly You Eagles (Andrew Pifko, Johny Walsh, Bryarly Bishop, Paul Baird McCormick)

-A musical sketch from Pure & Weary (Katherine Biskupic and Leah Frires)

-A musical character bit from Adam Driggers

-Improv from Sweet Dalai Lama (Cozi Orlen, Ryan Turner, Nick Eliafan, John Lemelman, Allison Carter Thomas, Lauren Davis, Adam Moshcatel)

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