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This is a Love Letter – From Saskia Bee

We received one the nicest, sincere letters to Tickle Your Bone Comedy about us, Stand Up Comedy and the Comedy World as a Whole:

          “I love stand-up comedy. I’ve loved it since I was little, watching Rosie O’Donnell host VH1’s Stand Up Spotlight. Nobody loves Rosie anymore because she’s gay or a woman or liberal or fat or whatever now; but I still love her for being the harbinger of stand-up in my life. And for her role in A League of Their Own. And Another Stakeout. Actually, fuck you if you don’t like Rosie. But that’s not what this letter is about.
          This is a love letter. This is a letter I’m compelled to write because I’m so full of love that I can’t keep it inside me anymore. It’s difficult to write because I’m not good at articulating my feelings. (Fun fact: I couldn’t even identify my own emotions until I was in my mid-20s.) My inclination is to try and make this letter “funny” along the way. But me being funny isn’t what this letter is about either.
          My misanthropic streak keeps me at arm’s length from most things. I am not outgoing. I don’t think my personality is fully integrated. Every thought is laced with anxiety. But I found little pockets of solace in stand-up comedy. I found a way to sort-of-communicate without the louder-than-me world’s interruption for a few precious minutes. I stumbled upon neat places to do this kind of communication. And in those places, to my delight and surprise, I discovered people whose souls came from the same pool as my own.
          Folks start comedy for roughly the same reasons – somebody convinced you that you’re funny enough to try it and/or you low-key need therapy – but they continue on for different reasons. The ones who keep on for the ego stroke are exhausting to be around. The ones who keep on for the outlet to be mean without much consequence are sad to be around. The ones who keep on to make money off other people are yucky to be around. But the ones who keep on because they fell in love with the process, the camaraderie, and the love of nurturing a shared creative spirit – those are magical to be around.
          The ones in that last group are at the Tickle Your Bone Comedy Weekly Comedy Festival at Brigett’s Last Laugh every Tuesday night at 7:30 in Phoenix, Arizona. It is my favorite comedy room in this city. I’ve never had a bad time there, and that’s not an accident. The line-up is thoughtfully curated. The host is authentically enthusiastic that you’re there, and he goes out of his way to set comics up for success. The audience is relaxed, engaged, and appreciative because they actually came to laugh. The comics you know from other shows are happy to see you again. And the comics you’re just meeting for the first time are your new friends now.
          Thank you for existing, Tickle Your Bone. You are full of the best people in comedy, and for that, I love you.

Saskia Bee

Tickle Your Bone Weekly Comedy Festival! – Sean’s Birthday Show LLC 12/28/21

Tuesday Night the 28th of December:

The Worlds Only Weekly Comedy Festival Celebrates it’s Charming Host, Sean McCarthy‘s Birthday…

(which is actually the 29th)!

Tickle Your Bone Weekly Comedy Festival/Sean’s Birthday Show LLC 12/28/21

Featuring 8 of the Festivals Favorite Comedian’s from the past year of Festival’s!

This show is a “Banger”, totally “Lit AF” and will be “MySpace Live Streamed”… 7:30pm, No Cover Full Bar and Menu.. Karaoke after the Comedy Festival in the Main Bar. all going down at The Greatest 5 Star Dive Bar, Brigett’s Last Laugh.

Sponsored by Paulypore Mushrooms, Bagelfeld’s Bagels and your Mom! See Ya Tuesday Night!!

Tickle Your Bone Comedy || Inside Brigett’s Last Laugh
The worlds only weekly comedy festival!
Every Tuesday at 7:30 PM!
17222 Cave Creek Rd. Phoenix AZ

Full Bar //  Food & Drink Specials // Free Tickets Selling fast!

Tickle Your Bone Weekly Comedy Festival LLC 12/21/2021

This Weeks Festival is “Lit Af”, “Super Dope” and “Bad!” …Featured Performers on This Weeks festival are
-Carole Freeman
-Peter Jordan
-Tim Adam aka “Tim Tags”
and
“December’s Resident Festival House Comic” Eric Sobczak!!!
Hosted by the Charming Sean McCarthy

Tickle Your Bone Comedy || Inside Brigett’s Last Laugh
The worlds only weekly comedy festival!
Every Tuesday at 7:30 PM!
17222 Cave Creek Rd. Phoenix AZ

Full Bar //  Food & Drink Specials // Free Tickets Selling fast!

12/21/2021 Don’t miss this week’s Tickle Your Bone Weekly Comedy Festival LLC

Our charming Host and MC, Sean McCarthy, in a Carls Jr/Hardee’s Commercial. Circa 2007.. Don’t miss this week’s Tickle Your Bone Weekly Comedy Festival LLC 12/21/2021…It’s gonna be as “Lit AF” or a “Banger” or “Dope”…whatever the kids are saying these days. Live at Brigett’s Last Laugh, 7:30 pm, Full Bar and Menu. Karaoke after the Festival in the main Bar!

Hardee’s Commercial Feat. Sean McCarthy , Host and MC of Tickle Your Bone Comedy!

Tickle Your Bone Comedy || Inside Brigett’s Last Laugh
The worlds only weekly comedy festival!
Every Tuesday at 7:30 PM!
17222 Cave Creek Rd. Phoenix AZ

Full Bar //  Food & Drink Specials // Free Tickets Selling fast!

12/14/2021 Tickle Your Bone Weekly Comedy Festival!

Tuesday the 14th of December!

Tickle Your Bone Weekly Comedy Festival LLC

Featuring Tickle Your Bone Comedy‘s December Resident Comedian:

Dr. Eric Sobczak , PhD in the Mechanics of Laughter from Omaha State

~Go Muscrats!!~

This weeks event is showcasing the funniest comedians in Phoenix:

  1. Savvy Munson
  2. Rose Verdugo
  3. Liz Wenndt
  4. Chris Cluff
  5. Ricky Brindley
  6. Joshua Harrison
  7. Dustin Cade

Tickle Your Bone Comedy || Inside Brigett’s Last Laugh
The worlds only weekly comedy festival!
Every Tuesday at 7:30 PM!
17222 Cave Creek Rd. Phoenix AZ

Full Bar //  Food & Drink Specials // Free Tickets Selling fast!