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Outside Lands revealed The Barbary’s Comedy and Improv lineup for this year featuring headliners Chelsea Peretti, Michelle Wolf, Phoebe Robinson, Paul Scheer, Jonathan Van Ness, and more.
The tent, co-curated by SF Sketchfest, will house comedy, improv, live podcast tapings, and music from Wes Anderson films.
Peretti, who was born in the East Bay and raised in Oakland, stars in Brooklyn Nine-Nine and her Netflix special, Chelsea Peretti: One of the Greats, is out now. Co-headliner Wolf, who hosted the White House Correspondents’ dinner in April, recently released her own Netflix special series, The Break with Michelle Wolf, and after previously holding writing positions for Late Night with Seth Meyers and The Daily Show. Robinson has also landed herself a TV series deal with HBO, 2 Dope Queens, based on her popular comedy podcast with Jessica Williams under the same name.
Scheer will bring to the Barbary Hanging with Paul Scheer, which is described as not a stand-up show nor a podcast. Queer Eye’s Van Ness will bring his own podcast, Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness, to the stage with a live taping.
Other acts include Rhys Darby, James Acaster, Naomi Ekperigin, Sam Jay, Eliza Skinner, Taylor Tomlinson, Jr De Guzman, Pat Regan, and Emily Catalano.