8/30 Lineup: FRESH MEAT PT. 5

The Daily Show’s Jordan Klepper headlines the final installment of the Paper Machete’s FRESH MEAT series, a month-long project featuring exclusively comics and writers making their Machete debuts.

CHANDLER GOODMAN
ALISON FLOWERS
JORDAN KLEPPER
TIM MASON
MARK PIEBENGA
NICCOLE THURMAN

Plus CHAD THE BIRD and musical guests WHITE MYSTERY!

3 p.m. at THE GREEN MILL, free!

8/23 Lineup: FRESH MEAT PT. 4

MEREDITH KACHEL joins this week’s Machete!

Part 4 in the Paper Machete’s FRESH MEAT series, a month-long project featuring exclusively comics and writers making their Machete debuts.

CHRIS BOWER
PAUL CHIMKO
BLYTHE HAAAGA
MEREDITH KACHEL
CHRISTOPHER LEWIS
EMILY WALKER

Plus CHAD THE BIRD, cabaret tunes by MARIA LEVITOV and musical guests COWBOY WINTER.

3 pm at THE GREEN MILL! Free!

8/16 Lineup: FRESH MEAT PT. 3

Ron Funches joins this week’s Machete!


Part of the Paper Machete’s FRESH MEAT series, a month-long project featuring exclusively comics and writers making their Machete debuts.

ERIN DIAMOND
RON FUNCHES
MIKE GIFFORD
SAYJAL JOSHI
PATTI VASQUEZ
ABBY VATTEROTT

Plus CHAD THE BIRD, cabaret tunes by BETHANY THOMAS and PATRICK MARTIN, and musical guests PEEKABOOS!

3 p.m. at THE GREEN MILL, free!

8/9 Lineup: FRESH MEAT PT. 2

Pat McGann joins this week’s Paper Machete!


Part of the Paper Machete’s FRESH MEAT series, a month-long project featuring exclusively comics and writers making their Machete debuts.

CHRISTINA BOUCHER
SHANE COPLAND
PAT MCGANN
REBECCA O’NEAL
SARAH TEREZ ROSENBLUM

Plus CHAD THE BIRD, a short play by the Factory Theater’s MANNY TAMAYO and musical guests BLEACH PARTY!

3 p.m. at THE GREEN MILL, Free!

8/2 Lineup – INTRODUCING: FRESH MEAT

Tommy McNamara joins this week’s Paper Machete.

Introducing the Paper Machete’s FRESH MEAT series, a month-long project featuring exclusively comics and writers making their Machete debuts.

JULIA DIFERDINANDO AND CHRIS WOOLSEY
SHANTIRA JACKSON
TOMMY MCNAMARA
BRIAN MCGOVERN
PHIL RIDARELLI
JANNA SOBEL

Plus CHAD THE BIRD, cabaret tunes by KATHLEEN GIBSON and musical guests THE NOISE FM.

7/26 Lineup

Sean Patton joins this week’s Paper Machete!


CHELSEA DEVANTEZ
CANDY LAWRENCE
PETE LEE
SEAN PATTON
ADAM PEACOCK
MARLENA RODRIGUEZ

Plus CHAD THE BIRD, cabaret tunes by GIA MARGARET and musical guests FUZZZ!

3 PM at THE GREEN MILL! Free!

7/12 Lineup with special guest SNL’s BROOKS WHEELAN

SNL’s Brooks Wheelan joins this week’s Machete!


BRIANNA BAKER
STEPHANIE DOUGLASS
MAILEY GAILEY AND LIZA TREYGER
MEGAN KOESTER
APARNA NANCHERLA
SEAN PATTON
BROOKS WHEELAN

Plus CHAD THE BIRD, cabaret tunes by BILL LARKIN and musical guests THE COLUMBINES!

3 p.m. at THE GREEN MILL, free!

THE MASH Returns


Ever wanted to audition for the Paper Machete? Now’s your chance!

Come participate in the Machete’s informal incubator reading series, THE MASH. Participants should come prepared to read a 1,000-word 3rd-person essay or a 6-minute original character piece. All content should be based on something going on in the week’s headlines.

The details:

THE MASH
Sunday, 7/13
3pm
The Green Mill