Porchlight at the Oasis, with Beth Lisick and Arline Klatte and guests Erin Foley, Karla Martin, Dana Merwin, Eddie Pepitone, and Mike Phirman
Erin Foley is an amazing comedic actress, comedian, and writer. Foley is the host of "Mixologist And A Movie" on Lifetime and is a cast member on season one of "How to Be A Grown-Up" on Tru Tv. As a seasoned comedian, she has her own "Comedy Central Presents," as well as having been on "Conan," "@ Midnight," "The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson," "Chelsea Lately," "Arsenio Hall" and "Last Call With Carson Daly." She has performed five times at... Read More →
Arline Klatte is the co-host of the successful San Francisco-based storytelling show, Porchlight.
Beth Lisick is a writer and actor. She is the author of five books and has appeared in films screened at Cannes, Sundance, and the San Francisco International Film Festival. | | Her books include the memoir collection "Yokohama Threeway" and "Other Small Shames," the New York Times bestselling comic memoir "Everybody Into the Pool," the gonzo self-help manifesto "Helping Me Help Myself," the story collection "This Too Can Be Yours," and the... Read More →
Raised in Detroit, Karla Martin is a Bay Area-based seasoned executive strategist and business advisor with a successful track record of helping CEOs on their most significant strategic and operating decisions. She was most recently the Director of Global Business Strategy at Google and prior to that had a 17-year career at Booz Allen Hamilton, where she was a Vice President. She is a past board member of the San... Read More →
Dana Merwin was born and raised in the swamps of Georgia. She worked in film and television production in Los Angeles before migrating to San Francisco to work for Al Jazeera America. She's now a freelance producer. She’s performed at The Moth Grand Slam LA, studied at The Upright Citizens Brigade, the Clown School of San Francisco and can be seen regularly at Endgames Improv. Her favorite meal is whiskey and waffles.
They call him the Bitter Buddha, comedian Eddie Pepitone is a master of the dark art of comedy. Hailed as a modern day cross between Jackie Gleason, Don Rickles and Eckart Tolle. | | Eddie is a force of nature on stage, switching between social rage and self-doubt. His shows are an energetic combo of calm and chaos, blue-collar angst and sardonic enlightenment. Few comedians working today channel the power of the rant better than Eddie... Read More →
Mike Phirman is incredibly uncomfortable writing about himself in the third person, so he is going to write his bio in the second person. | | You are a musician and music producer who lives in Los Angeles. You were in a comedy music duo called "Hard 'n Phirm" that made a half-hour Comedy Central special. You love folding laundry and were born without a sense of smell. You’ve worked as a visual effects artist for TV shows, like CSI. You... Read More →