Hey everyone! T…

Hey everyone! This week, we’re preparing for ManiParty:Connie’s Ric Rac Edition. There will be comedy, ice cream, dancing and pals. You should go.

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Since our return from Austin, our very own Aubrie Willams and Shannon Brown have done some guest writing about the food they’ve shoved down their gullets.

We also had a great time opening for The Feeko Brothers a few weeks ago!

Lastly, we’ve released a new video. WATCH IT YA JERKS!

See you later,

ManiPedi

 

Thank you, LAFF! NEW summer show line-up!

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Thanks to the wonderful people at the Ladies Are Funny Festival in Austin, TX for having us perform this year! Special thanks to Julie and Kerri for their hospitality and general fabulousness and MST3K’s Mary Jo Pehl for coming to see our show! We’ll be posting photos from our south-western adventure on Facebook and Tumblr. Check ‘em out!

Not only did we get to perform a show and see the sights, but we ate lots of food. We’ll be highlighting our favorite dishes on the food blog, didjaeat.com

Finally, check out our summer line-up of shows!  We can’t wait to see you all there!

NEW Video! Interviews!

Check out our new video we shot for The Theme Show: Rock n’ Roll is Dead! Special thanks to the guys at Camp Woods for helping us out for little to no bee-jays! Make sure to share with all your friends!

Ever wonder how ManiPedi came to be “ManiPedi”? What are our picks for the best cheesesteak in Philly? Read our interview with the wonderful people of LAFF, here: LAFF Interviews…ManiPedi!

Which members of the Wu-tang Clan do we identify with the most? Find out here:

Not to brag but…

Things have been so awesome lately!

No, seriously!

From performing at Sketch Up with Kevin McDonald in the crowd:

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(we couldn’t have been happier)

To performing at the F Harold Comedy Festival with new faces in the crowd,

and now- preparing ourselves for the LAFF in Austin, Texas!

Here’s the info for our block that night:

Friday, May 11 at 8:00 PM – Salvage Vanguard Theater
– Mary Jo Pehl
– The Right Honourable Nelson Kincade
– ManiPedi

We’ve got some shows lined up with some awesome new material when we get back home,  and all the whens and wheres will be posted shortly!

More laughs! More shows! Endless gratitude!

First of all, thanks to all that came out to ManiParty: A ManiPedi Fundraiser!!!  You all were an enormous help and all proceeds will be going toward our trip to the Ladies are Funny Festival in May! Missed the party? Photos from ManiParty will be posted on our Facebook and Tumblr.

Speaking of LAFF – we’ve got a bunch of shows lined up!

Okay, maybe just two. But HEY! You should go! Tickets to our F. Harold Comedy Festival show can be boughted here.

Anyway, thanks to all that came out to our show w/ Camp Woods! And thanks to WitOut.Net for this terrific lil’ write-up which can be found here. You like us, Philly Comedy, you really like us!

<3

MP

ManiParty: A ManiPedi Fundraiser – Auction Items! Ahoy! MORE UPDATES!

ADDITIONAL ITEMS ADDED! SEE BELOW!!!

Boston Tea ManiParty!

ManiParty silent auction is up and running! 


Auction items include:
  
 
4 tickets to The Philadelphia Zoo, with a free parking voucher, and exclusive behind the scenes tour (bid  starting at $25)
3 voice lessons with MP’s own Madonna Refugia (bid starting at $30)
Best Seller Book Duo: “The Virgin Suicides” and “Middlesex” by Jeffrey Eugenides (bid starting at $12)
5 tickets to the Phillies vs. Florida Marlins game on June 1st

*Section 109 row 15 seats 12-16*

(bid starting at $80 for 2 tickets, $100 for 3, $180 for all 5)


Graphic Novel Trio: “The Watchmen” written by Alan Moore, artwork by Dave Gibbons and John Higgins, “The Hole” by Damian Duffy and John Jennings, & “Black Hole” by Charles Burns (bid starting at $20)
PHIT Class Voucher: good for any Sketch Comedy Writing class. Does not include Workshops and/or Master Classes. (bid starting at $75)
3 – Half Hour Drumset Lessons from Andrea Kuhar Isom
(a $90 Value)
Andrea lives in Center City Philadelphia and has coached an all-women’s drum seminar, taught drum classes at Girls Rock Philly 4 years in a row, and offers one-on-one drum lessons for beginner and intermediate students.  You may also know her from sketch duo Local Holiday Miracle, along side ManiPedi’s Aubrie Williams.  Help out a great sketch group AND get your drum on!  
(bid starting at $40)
2 hours of Test Prep: SAT, GRE, or GMAT Quantitative Sections from A-Team Test Prep’s Andy Isom (www.ateamtestprep.weebly.com)
(a $160 value)
Andy has 10 years of experience helping students beat the SAT, GRE, and GMAT tests, and offers the best instruction in Philadelphia!  He has taught test prep classes at Kaplan, The Mighty Writers, and continues to tutor individual students when he is not teaching 7th and 8th graders at the Folk Arts Cultural Treasures Charter School in Chinatown.  His students have seen improvements in their scores of up to 250 points!  Take that, exams.
(bid starting at $40)

To bid on any of these items, please send an e-mail including the item on which you wish to bid and the amount of the bid to ManiPediSketch@gmail.com.

We will announce the winners at ManiParty at Circa 1212 on Apr. 13 (doors at 9:30PM, show at 10PM) and winners will have until April 21st to pay in full via cash or PayPal!

In addition to these items, our very own Shannon Brown will be selling yummy baked goods .

Busy, busy, busty! More show dates!

You like us, you really f*ckin like us.

We had a really great show at Philly Improv Theater a few weeks ago – awesome set and an exceptional crowd!

We’re getting ready for a bunch of shows coming up and planning more shoots for MORE TRIPLE-X SEXY VIDEOS. There are many dates for you to check us out so here they are:

Friday, March 30th @ 10pm – We’ll be performing a new sketch for The Theme Show Presents: “Science and Medicine” at the Philly Improv Theater. Buy your tickets here, dawg!!

Thursday, April 12th @ 8pm – We’re doing a brand ass-spankin’ new set for our sketch comedy boyfs, Camp Woods at Camp Woods Plus at L’Etage in Philly! Tix are $10 at the do’.

Friday, April 13th @ 10pm – My girl want to ManiParty all the time!!! We’re hosting our very first ManiParty Fundraising Event featuring stand-up and improv comedy from local favorites, dance party, silent auction, and a performance by us! DUH!  All proceeds from this event will go towards getting us to Austin for The Ladies are Funny Festival! At Circa1212 on South Street, in Philly. $10 gets you drinks and a show. Not that kind of show. Okay maybe that kind of show.

Friday, May 11th, time TBA – Boy howdy! We’re performing at The Ladies are Funny Festival in Austin, TX, y’all! We is super excited to be sharing the stage with The Right Honourable Nelson Kincade and Mystery Science Theater 3000’s Mary Jo Pehl!

So ass you can see, there are many opportunities for you to come see us do our thang.  We’ll be updating this page with more info so make sure to keep checking in!

Also! Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter! Like us on Facebook! Give our Tumblr a gander, it’s where we like to post photos and stuffs from rehearsals, video shoots, and shows!

Oh, PS: Here’s a bonus show…

Wednesday, March 28th @ 9pm – Madonna will be serving some executive realness as a guest panelist on Reasonable Discourse With Jerks at the Philly Improv Theater! Tickets can boughted here!