Comedy for Georgia GOTV

Sarah Silverman, Patton Oswald and Dulcé Sloan will start a two-night stand today…sort of. The three comedians will be part of separate online comedy benefits to help Get Out the Vote for the January 5th Senate runoff elections in Georgia.

Padma Puts On a Virtual Comedy Show for the Georgia Runoff Elections: An Evening to Benefit Fair Fight, Thursday, December 17, 9 pm ET, free on Padma Lakshmi’s YouTube channel and right here:

Besides Lakshmi, Silverman and Oswald, the huge lineup – both comic, musical and other – also includes Hasan Minhaj, Alicia Keys, Mike Birbiglia, Phoebe Robinson, Andy Cohen, W. Kamau Bell, Tituss Burgess, John Early, Amber Ruffin, Nikki Glaser, Jordan Firstman, Joel Kim Booster, Marie Faustin, Sydnee Washington, Ayo Edebiri, Kumail Nanjiani, Emily V. Gordon, Chelsea Peretti, Caleb Hearon, Meg Stalter and Wanda Sykes.

Riffing for the Georgia Runoffs, Friday, December 18, 8 pm ET, free or $10 from RushTix

Riffing for the Georgia Runoffs

Benefiting The Comedy Resistance, this show will also feature Sarah Cooper, Zach Galifianakis, Blaire Erskine, Trae Crowder, Fortune Feimster and host Orlando Leyba.

To get tickets — $10, or free if you volunteer with the organization – visit rushtix.com/events/riffing4runoffs. For more info, visit thecomedyresistance.com/georgia.

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About Les Luchter

Les Luchter is a former managing editor of Multichannel News, editor-in-chief of Cable Marketing, and news editor of Broadcast Week.

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