The Comedy Lineup – Part 1 (2018)

A diverse group of up-and-coming comedians perform 15-minute sets in this stand-up comedy showcase series. Michelle Buteau stresses the importance of comfort after turning 40 and dishes out thoughts on European health care and “open ethnicity” auditions. He once worked for Netflix, but now Ian Karmel is on stage with self-deprecating takes on his appearance, being an uncle, social media and more. Self-described “old soul” Taylor Tomlinson laments the frustrations of her 20s, the changing definition of “candid” and the perils of being a woman. Sam Jay puts her unique spin on male confidence, white guys’ “cries for help,” Trump’s Twitter tirades and the thrill of taking Uber.