Ben Sawyer

Woodsmith. Wordsmith. Crafter of Jokes.

Comedy from the mind of Ben Sawyer.


Brewery Laughs at Southern Grist
May
30
7:00 PM19:00

Brewery Laughs at Southern Grist

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A free monthly stand up comedy showcase hosted by Connor Larsen, one Thursday a month at Southern Grist Brewing Company's East Nashville location, this show features professional comedians from all over the country in a showcase environment at a great craft beer bar. For more info, check out the facebook event page.

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QED Presents (All-star Stand Up Showcase)
May
18
9:30 PM21:30

QED Presents (All-star Stand Up Showcase)

QED Presents is QED's series of house-booked stand up showcases, featuring national headliners and up-and-coming gems! Be sure to keep an eye out for special guests and other surprises!Our rotating lineup includes comedians seen regularly on Late Show with Stephen Colbert, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Conan, Saturday Night Live and Comedy Central. Visit their website for tickets and more info.

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Perfect Timing: Stand Up vs. Improv vs. Sketch
May
18
9:00 PM21:00

Perfect Timing: Stand Up vs. Improv vs. Sketch

  • Third Coast Comedy Club (Nashville, TN) (map)
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Ben will be in New York. He’s still writing the show, but Josh Wagner will be the guest host so it’s going to be fantastic.

Returning champions Mick Khoury, Greg Manning and Clark Davis (Average Sized Men) return to defend the title for Sketch Comedy against hungry challengers from Improv (Bill Hillsman/ Catherine Schwartz) & Stand Up Comedy (Patrick Devine/Sarah Dalton). Who will win?!? Come find out!

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Marvel Roast
Apr
21
7:00 PM19:00

Marvel Roast

  • Third Coast Comedy Club (Nashville, TN) (map)
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There's a reason Marvel is the biggest movie franchise of our time, but did you ever wonder what your favorite Avengers REALLY think of one another? Join us for a night of sharp-tongued quips and downright distasteful burns with the Avengers and other Marvel characters. Ben will be playing Captain America alongside a cast of great Nashville comedians, so come see if he can pull it off!

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Cranks + Comics
Apr
12
10:30 PM22:30

Cranks + Comics

The society of weirdo's and oddball's would like to invite you to a night of solo sketch comedy and Stand up comedy to benefit your funny bone and get you away from Netflix. Cranks and Comics is a showcase show of Atlanta's funniest comedians. Come join us as we embark on a show featuring the cities most creative folks all wrapped up into one spectacular show. Hosted by Atlanta's favorite host Yoshee (according to twitter and farmersonly.com), this show combines comedy like you've never seen before.

Doors at 10 / Show at 10:30 / 21+ / Tickets are $14 at the door or $11 in advance. Click here for tickets and more info. 

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Off Topical with Luke Watson
Apr
4
8:00 PM20:00

Off Topical with Luke Watson

  • Third Coast Comedy Club (Nashville, TN) (map)
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Ben will be a guest for Off Topical, a Third Coast-produced talk show featuring the Off-Topical band (Ryan Citrino, Bill Hillsman, Jones Kolbinsky, Charlie Allen), a special guest interview, stand-up comedy, musical guest, a round-table discussion and more!

FREE for current students of the Third Coast Training Center.

For tickets or more information, visit Third Coast Comedy Club’s Website.

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Feb
25
8:00 PM20:00

VHS Part 9

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VHS Part 9 is a Very Hilarious Show that takes place on Monday February 25th @8 PM with stand up comedy from Renard Hirsch, Ben Sawyer, Brian Bates, Nick Woodruff, Alex Poloskey, Edwin Degrella, Connor Larsen & other guests!

It’s a house show- come hang out in Micah Dean’s grungy basement! No Cover/ BYOB

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30 First Jokes
Jan
4
9:30 PM21:30

30 First Jokes

Come hear the thirty first jokes that Nashville comics write in the new year, then rate them on a scale of 1-10. The top two scorers and the lowest scorer will return with a five-minute set. The audience then chooses the winner. Hosted by Vala Bird. 9:30pm at the Radio Cafe in East Nashville.

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Perfect Timing: Improv vs. Stand Up vs. Sketch Comedy
Dec
22
9:00 PM21:00

Perfect Timing: Improv vs. Stand Up vs. Sketch Comedy

  • Third Coast Comedy Club (Nashville, TN) (map)
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It's a battle of the comedic arts at Third Coast Comedy Club

Our returning champions Bill Hillsman & Mike Girvin will be back to see if they can take home three straight wins for sketch comedy in a battle w/ an Improv team of Isaac Kirk & Catherine Schwartz and a Stand Up team of Rivers Langley (Los Angeles) & Monika Scott (New Orleans). Who will win?!? Come help us decide!

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Phi Kappa Tau Presents Seriously Funny
Oct
26
7:00 PM19:00

Phi Kappa Tau Presents Seriously Funny

The gentlemen of Phi Kappa Tau at Middle Tennessee State University invite you to join them for a hilarious night of comedy to support Serious Fun Children’s Network. Serious Fun was established by Paul Newman to help terminally ill children attend camps and other programs at no cost to them or their families and Ben is proud to be returning for a second year to help PKT support this important work.

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