April 09 - April 13

J. Elvis Weinstein

J. Elvis Weinstein

J. Elvis Weinstein began his stand-up career at age 15 in Mpls. Minnesota. 2 years later he was one of the founding writer/performers on the Comedy Central TV series "Mystery Science Theater 3000" as the original voice of robots Tom Servo, Gypsy, and played Mad Scientist Dr. Lawrence Erhardt. Since moving to Los Angeles, he has worked as a writer/producer on "Freaks and Geeks" (NBC), "Malcolm and Eddie" (UPN) , "Dead Last" (WB) and "My Guide to Becoming a Rock Star” (WB) and “Talk Soup” (E!). He was also the Head Writer on "America's Funniest Home Videos" (ABC) and "Later with Greg Kinnear" (NBC). J. Elvis has also written drama pilots for HBO, UPN, Sony, and co-created and executive produced "Fast Food Films" for FX.

in 2007, J. Elvis reunited with his "Mystery Science Theater 3000" co-stars to form "Cinematic Titanic" a live show in the spirit of MST3K that toured theaters around the country, including Broadway, and produced 12 DVDs, now available as a box set from Shout! Factory.

He co-hosts the podcast “Thought Spiral” with Andy Kindler.

"I Need You To Kill" is J. Elvis' 2nd feature film, he is the Director and Executive Producer of the documentary "Michael Des Barres: Who Do You Want Me To Be?" winner of the Melvin Douglas Best In Show Award at the 2015 Macon Film Festival.

04/13/2019 10:30 PM
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J. Elvis Weinstein began his stand-up career in Mpls. at age 15. He was 17 when he became one of the founding writer/performers on “Mystery Science Theater 3000” (first 33 eps). He was the original voice of Tom Servo and Gypsy, and played Mad Scientist Dr. Lawrence Erhardt. Since moving to Los Angeles at 20, he has worked as a writer/producer on "Freaks and Geeks" (NBC), "Malcolm and Eddie" (UPN) , "Dead Last" (WB) and "My Guide to Becoming a Rock Star (WB) and Talk Soup (E!). He was also the Head Writer on "America's Funniest Home Videos" (ABC) and "Later with Greg Kinnear" (NBC). J. Elvis has also written drama pilots for HBO, UPN, Sony, and co-created and executive produced "Fast Food Films" for FX. Currently directing a feature-length documentary, he continues to perform as a stand-up comic and as a member of “Cinematic Titanic” with his former MST3K co-stars in theaters around the country.

Acme Comedy Company is an 18+ venue for all shows.

Seating:

Seats in the club are assigned when the tickets are claimed at the box office. As a bonus for our Dinner & Show guests; their seats are assigned first. Seating after that is on a first claimed, first assigned basis from the front of the club to the back. You can pick up your tickets as early as 2 hours before the show starts (seats are assigned then).


Dinner Seating Times:

8pm Show: Between 5:30pm and 6:30pm
10:30pm Show: Between 8:30pm and 9:15pm

Please note: Gratuity is NOT included in your purchase. The FEE associated with purchase is for the ticketing company, Seat Engine, as a handling fee for their service. Seat Engine is a separate company from Acme Comedy Company.

More information about our Dinner and Show packages is available here:
http://www.acmecomedycompany.com/sticks/dinnerpkg_std.php


*If you are trying to purchase tickets, and none are available ONLINE, please call Acme at 612.338.6393 to see if there are any more available.

J. Elvis Weinstein began his stand-up career at age 15 in Mpls. Minnesota. 2 years later he was one of the founding writer/performers on the Comedy Central TV series "Mystery Science Theater 3000" as the original voice of robots Tom Servo, Gypsy, and played Mad Scientist Dr. Lawrence Erhardt. Since moving to Los Angeles, he has worked as a writer/producer on "Freaks and Geeks" (NBC), "Malcolm and Eddie" (UPN) , "Dead Last" (WB) and "My Guide to Becoming a Rock Star” (WB) and “Talk Soup” (E!). He was also the Head Writer on "America's Funniest Home Videos" (ABC) and "Later with Greg Kinnear" (NBC). J. Elvis has also written drama pilots for HBO, UPN, Sony, and co-created and executive produced "Fast Food Films" for FX.

in 2007, J. Elvis reunited with his "Mystery Science Theater 3000" co-stars to form "Cinematic Titanic" a live show in the spirit of MST3K that toured theaters around the country, including Broadway, and produced 12 DVDs, now available as a box set from Shout! Factory.

He co-hosts the podcast “Thought Spiral” with Andy Kindler.

"I Need You To Kill" is J. Elvis' 2nd feature film, he is the Director and Executive Producer of the documentary "Michael Des Barres: Who Do You Want Me To Be?" winner of the Melvin Douglas Best In Show Award at the 2015 Macon Film Festival.