The Hour of Power Hour was in residence at the Improv Hollywood and Dynasty Typewriter from 2011 to 2018. After two years in the Improv Comedy Lab, the show grew to the main stage of the Improv were it remained for another three. The HPH got shout-outs from LAist (here and here) and was listed on Thrillist as well. Each show had a live house band and eclectic line-ups that featured the following:

Kumail Nanjiani (Eternals)

Margaret Cho (Drop Dead Diva)

Sarah Silverman (I Love You, America)

Mary Lynn Rajskub (Mr. Show)

Judd Apatow (The Disaster Artist)

Jenny Yang (Busy Tonight)

Keith Knight (Woke)

Kevin Pollak (The Usual Suspects)

Baron Vaughn (MST3K)

David Spade (SNL)

Maria Bamford (Lady Dynamite)

Paul Scheer (The League)

Ali Wong (Baby Cobra)

Matt Besser (Upright Citizens Brigade)

Arsenio Hall (The Arsenio Hall Show)

Natasha Leggero (Another Period)

Jim O’Heir (Parks and Rec)

Kyle Kinane (I Liked His Old Stuff Better)

Rory Scovel (CONAN)

Scott Thompson (The Kids in the Hall)

Yakov Smirnoff (Night Court)

Dana Gould (The Dana Gould Hour)

Rob Delaney (Catastrophe)

Andy Kindler (Maron)

James Urbaniak (Venture Bros.)

Laraine Newman (SNL)

Brendon Small (Home Movies)

David Koechner (Anchorman)

Brian Huskey (Another Period)

Brody Stevens (Enjoy It!)

Jonah Ray (MST3K)

Judy Tenuta (The Love Goddess)

Neal Brennan (Chappelle’s Show)

Rich Fulcher (The Mighty Boosh)

Kate Berlant (Once Upon a Time in Hollywood)

Moshe Kasher (Tubbin’ with Tash)

Rick Overton (Groundhog Day

Eddie Pepitone (In Ruins)

Dave Anthony (The Dollop)

David Ury (Birds of Prey)

Night Talk with Martin Starr was presented via The Trepany House at the Steve Allen Theater in Los Feliz. The show featured guests like Mike Judge, Emily Gordon, Kumail Nanjiani, Paul Scheer and Ryan Hansen. LA Weekly previewed the first show here

Green Gravel Comedy is dedicated to curating premium comedy shows and fests in Iowa. With performances and workshops in improv, stand-up and sketch comedy, the group has aspired to celebrate Iowa comedy while bringing the world’s most innovative comedians to the heartland. For full details, please visit the home page here

Green Gravel is proud to have spotlighted Iowa’s finest ex-pats and current heavies, including Dan Gill, Dante Powell, Spencer Loucks, Paperback Rhino, Megan Gogerty, Mike Lucas and many more. 





Gone Riffin’a podcast on Starburns Audio featuring Rich Fulcher (Disenchantment) and Abed Gheith (Channel 101), is entirely improvised and has featured Justin Roiland (Rick and Morty), Steve Agee (Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2), Kurt Braunohler (The Big Sick), Jon Daly (Comedy Bang Bang) and other wonderful brains. Lee produced the shows from “Rejetting” to “New Theme Song”. GR springs forth from the minds of two madmen whose previous work includes Snuff Box, Channel 101, Drunk History, The Mighty Boosh and more. Check out the wondrous funsies here!