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Entertainment Presented By Shadowbox Live

Brunch Punch presents A Mad Brunch Party

The Pop Culture Mixtape

Hashtag Comedy

50 Shades of Men : 2016 Tour

The Quiz Box

Breakin at the BistroWhiskey Bear Comedy Festival Presents Ryan Singer

TBD: The Musical!

The Not So Late with Johnny DiLoretto

Play Cafe

Complete Upcoming Show List

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05/03/16 Tuesdays with Mak & Winks Columbus, OH Backstage Bistro
Time: 8:00pm. Admission: $5.00. Box office: 614-416-7625.

The Pop Culture Mixtape

The Pop Culture Mixtape is an experimental comedy show where comedians perform humorous pieces including (but not limited to) essays, spoken word, character sketches, multimedia presentations and more, all revolving around all things pop culture. Presented by Whiskey Bear Comedy and hosted by creator Dustin Meadows.

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05/04/16 Hashtag Comedy Columbus, OH Backstage Bistro
Time: 8:00pm. Admission: $5.00. Box office: 614-416-7625.

The Hashtag Comedy Show Presents SHADOWBOX MONTH ft. David Whitehouse

Week three of Hashtag Comedy’s tribute to some of their favorite Shadowbox metaperformers features veteran David Whitehouse! Watch what happens when this funny dude foregoes a script with the Hashtag Comedy team. Catch all the action for just $5!

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05/05/16 50 Shades of Men : 2016 Tour Columbus, OH Backstage Bistro
Time: 8:00pm. Admission: SHOW IS SOLD OUT!!!. Box office: 614-416-7625.

Ladies night out never looked better! Spend your evening with the seduction and temptation of these gorgeous hunks who will lure you into their captivating trance of entertainment.

Our shows are just for ladies as we combine a perfect blend of music, hot dance moves and sensual theatrics providing a sensuous and fast-paced performance that meets every female fantasy.

So ladies, let us fulfill your fantasy and make all your dreams come true!

90 minute burlesque male revue show

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05/05/16 50 Shades of Men : 2016 Tour Columbus, OH Backstage Bistro
Time: 11:00pm. Admission: SHOW IS SOLD OUT!!!. Box office: 614-416-7625.

Ladies night out never looked better! Spend your evening with the seduction and temptation of these gorgeous hunks who will lure you into their captivating trance of entertainment.

Our shows are just for ladies as we combine a perfect blend of music, hot dance moves and sensual theatrics providing a sensuous and fast-paced performance that meets every female fantasy.

So ladies, let us fulfill your fantasy and make all your dreams come true!

90 minute burlesque male revue show

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05/06/16 The Quiz Box Columbus, OH Backstage Bistro
Time: 8:00pm. Admission: $5.00. Box office: 614-416-7625.

Featuring : Brooke Cartus, Mark Lucas, Dustin Meadows, and special guest Brad Keefe

THE QUIZ BOX is a hilarious game show where audience members get the chance to team up with one of four comedian panelists to win prizes. The comedians compete against each other answering outrageous trivia questions to gain points for their audience counterpart, and all you have to do is sit back, laugh, and win! Everyone in the audience has a chance to become a contestant to win fantastic prizes.

Hosted by : Erik Tait & Nickey Winkelman
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05/10/16 Tuesdays with Mak & Winks Columbus, OH Backstage Bistro
Time: 8:00pm. Admission: $5.00. Box office: 614-416-7625.

Breakin at the Bistro

Two breaking crews will be taking over the Shadowbox Backstage Bistro on Tuesday, May 10th. First up will be Columbus’s very own kids crew, the Battle Talez, featuring bboys and bgirls from all over central Ohio, ranging from ages 5 to 13. After the Battle Talez get down for a bit, the Flowhio bboy crew will be on for the 2nd half of the night. Flowhio is a Columbus crew that travels all over the country placing 1st place and top 8 in some of the nation’s largest battles. Both of these crews work torward raising money to get them to the next battle. Battle Talez is in the middle of multiple fundraisers to help get them to Atlanta in June for a big kids battle so come out to support these incredible breakers and get some fun out of it as well. Check out www.KnockFive.com and follow @KnockFive for more Columbus Hip-Hop events.

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05/13/16 TBD: The Musical! Columbus, OH Backstage Bistro
Time: 7:30pm. Admission: $5.00. Box office: 614-416-7625.

TBD: the Musical! is a fully improvised, hour long Broadway-esque extravaganza based on a title given by YOU, the audience. Get all the big showstoppers, energetic dance numbers and heart-wrenching solos of a big stage musical with just one catch…there’s no script! Start your weekend right with this one of a kind experience. Just $5!

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05/17/16 Tuesdays with Mak & Winks Columbus, OH Backstage Bistro
Time: 8:00pm. Admission: $10.00. Box office: 614-416-7625.

Whiskey Bear Comedy Festival Presents Ryan Singer

Featuring: Nickey Winkelman, Setoiyo Ekpo, Tom Plute, Lisa Berry, and Dustin Meadows

Headliner: Ryan Singer

THE WHISKEY BEAR COMEDY FESTIVAL is in its first year and is produced by Columbus comics Lisa Berry, Dustin Meadows and Tom Plute. The festival runs from Thursday, May 12 through Tuesday, May 17 at numerous local venues and incorporating some of Columbus’ best comedy showcases. Throughout the festival, you can see comedians from across the country, including headliner Ryan Singer, closing out the festival right here at The Backstage Bistro.

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05/26/16 The Not-So-Late Show with Johnny DiLoretto Columbus, OH Backstage Bistro
Time: 8:00pm. Admission: $5.00. Box office: 614-416-7625.

Sommer Marie Sterud and Johnny DiLoretto host the live version of Columbus’ only “late night” talk show, “The Not So Late Show with Johnny DiLoretto”. Come out for this great night of conversations with the most interesting people in Columbus — plus music, comedy, and general craziness!

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05/27/16 TBD: The Musical! Columbus, OH Backstage Bistro
Time: 7:30pm. Admission: $5.00. Box office: 614-416-7625.

TBD: the Musical! is a fully improvised, hour long Broadway-esque extravaganza based on a title given by YOU, the audience. Get all the big showstoppers, energetic dance numbers and heart-wrenching solos of a big stage musical with just one catch…there’s no script! Start your weekend right with this one of a kind experience. Just $5!

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