VARIETOPIA is a modern variety show, showcasing the best in contemporary comedy, music, and other forms of live entertainment, hosted by acclaimed comedian Paul F. Tompkins. Debuting at the Largo nightclub in 2002 under the name The Paul F. Tompkins Show, the program ended its long and only slightly intermittent run in 2014. Now it returns and is coming all the way to Charleston, SC! Guests re always a surprise and surprises are guaranteed.
PAUL F. TOMPKINS is a comedian, actor, improvisor, podcaster and writer. For a full list of Mr. Tompkins’ stage, television and film credits, ask your teacher or a policeman.
Past guests of the show include:
Adam Scott, Aimee Mann, Andy Richter, Ben Gibbard, Ben Schwartz, Bob Odenkirk, Busdriver, Busy Phillips, Cameron Esposito, Fiona Apple, Fred Armisen, Dave Foley
Derek DelGaudio, Donald Glover, Eban Schletter, Ed Helms, Gillian Jacobs, Jack Black, James Adomian, Jennifer Coolidge, John Hodgman, Jon Cryer, Jon Hamm, Judy Greer, Kaitlin Olson, Karen Kilgariff, Kevin McDonald, Kristen Schaal
Laraine Newman, Maria Bamford, Martin Starr, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Maya Rudolph
Michael Sheen, Neil Patrick Harris, Nick Kroll, Open Mike Eagle, Patton Oswalt
Puddles, Rhett Miller, Robyn Hitchcock, Superego, Ted Leo, Tenacious D, The Watkins Family, Thomas Lennon, Tim Meadows, “Weird Al” Yankovic, Zach Galifianakis