“A Very Funny, Outdoor, Pop-Up, Comedy-Show Party”

From One Thing L.A.:

For people who love laughing and homegrown performance, Surprise! is a monthly comedy show featuring three perfectly picked comics performing in ever-changing, outdoor venues, which, on August 29, will be a rooftop Downtown.

And it goes on:

One of the two hosts is Rob Buscemi, who the Chicago Tribune has called “clever and sophisticated, bordering on Andy Kaufmanesque—except Buscemi doesn’t take himself nearly as seriously”…. This man is hilarious in the smartest way, and his co-host, Sofiya Alexandra, has been named one of the 50 funniest women on Twitter.

Sofiya’s New Podcast Voicemails to Self Reaches 25,000 downloads!

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Voicemails to Self is a new podcast Sofiya started with her pal Courtney Kocak, featuring the voicemails of two best friends and the people that populate their pathetic lives. The full season of 20 episodes is out now, after being released every weekday for a month. The podcast is part scripted, part improvised, and a lot of weird unique fun that showcases 25 of LA’s best comedians. Since its release on August 19th, the podcast has been downloaded over 25,000 times, has steadily remained in the New and Noteworthy section of iTunes under comedy podcasts, and has also been in the top 100-ranked comedy podcasts on iTunes! Give it a listen here.