Philly Funny Songs artwork by Polina Volfovich
After this horrendous winter, it is time to warm yourself up with some laughs. The Philadelphia Funny Songs Fest will be going on March 29-30. It features a staggering array of musical mirth-makers like Ms. Jessica Delfino, Todd Chapelle, Kelly Dwyer, and local laughter alchemist, Matthew Morgan. There will also be a ton of other local and traveling comedic musicians making lewd lyrics with a lute.
When and Where:
Saturday, March 29th at Third and Girard – 1176 N. 3rd St., Philadelphia, PA 19123, 8 PM
Sunday, March 30th at L’Etage – 624 S. 6th St., Philadelphia, PA 19147, 6 PM
Saturday, March 29
8:00 – 9:00 PM: WELL, HELLO THERE!! Registration & Happy Hour Mixer, $5 / $10 / $25
Come on by, say hello, have a drink, pick up a gift bag, meet other festival attendees and performers and get ready for the show!
9:00 – 10:30: THE FUNNY TWENTY FIVE: A Comedy Music Marathon, $5
25+ comedy musicians sharing their best song. It sounds fun because it is!
11 – midnight: A NIGHT OF DIRTY SONGS: Comedy Songs Gone Wild!, $5
A festival favorite, this show is guaranteed to raise eyebrows, make sensitive people faint, upset the Catholic League, irk the tea party and leave YOU in stitches.
Midnight to ? – Music by comedy band/local derelicts Bunny and the Savages, $5
Sunday, March 30
6:00 – 7:30 PM: THE TITANS OF COMEDY MUSIC Comedy Music Showcase, $5
Some of the best performers in the comedy music arena from Philadelphia and NYC perform their hits.
8:00 – 9:30 PM: BUH BYE PHILLY!, $5
Closing party featuring food, funny comedy music videos and Q&A with some of the festival performers, TBA.