Lucha Libre & Laughs
Westword's "Best Comedy Night 2015" &" Best Comedy Night 2016"!
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Lucha Libre & Laughs is a regular event at the Oriental Theater which combines Mexican Lucha Libre Pro-wrestling, stand up comedy, and live comedic color commentary from some of Denver's best comedians including Sam Tallent & Nathan Lund!
"Most comedy shows thrive on simplicity: a stage, a stool and a microphone. That's why Lucha Libre & Laughs is unlike any comedy show in the city, fusing producer and bumbling referee Nick Gossert's twin loves of wrestling and standup in a unique and unholy hybrid that simultaneously delights two fan bases, each cultivating their own relationship with irony. While it appears as though wrestling is the main attraction, the comedy is fully integrated into the show throughout the matches. In fact, the ongoing color commentary from Nathan Lund and Sam Tallent often becomes the highlight of the evening. At Lucha Libre & Laughs, the chuckles leap off the turnbuckles."
**No one under 18 years old will be admitted into this show**