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The Other Side is the official podcast of a great comedy club, the DC Improv.

May 31, 2015

Bert headlines the Improv June 11-13. To get you ready, we're re-releasing this interview from when he visited the club in 2010. Get ready for 30 minutes of mildly buzzed conversation.

May 27, 2015

Boxing involves two muscular people wailing away on each other's faces. But other than that, is it funny? Following up on the smashing success (pun intended) of our MMA episode from a few weeks back, we're chatting with boxing writer Tim Starks about comedy and the sweet science. In a jam-packed interview, we talk about...

May 19, 2015

Rahmein Mostafavi ( has a lot going on: young kids, a day job and a comedy career that he started in his 30s. He's also an Iranian-American who lives in Fredericksburg, and he's the feature act with Jake Johannsen from May 21-24.

The point is, we had lots to talk about. And somehow we even found the...

May 12, 2015

Through the magic of the telephone we have TWO amazing guests! Gilbert Gottfried ( headlines the Improv May 15-17, and we got the chance to ask him about his legendary career. We also end up talking about Sea Monkeys.

Then we check in with medium Cindy Kaza (, who'll be helping...

May 8, 2015

Mike James was born and raised in Nashville. This week, comedy has brought him to DC as he features for the great Loni Love. We talk about performing for moms, the Nashville comedy scene and the joys of raising two kids. And about that record: Nashville comics recently organized a successful attempt to have the longest...