On the Radar: Late Night with Got Jokes? improv troupe and Team Takeover spoken word

Welcome to On the Radar, where we preview upcoming events to mark your calendars for. This weekend, the Got Jokes? Comedy House hosts two showcases of up-and-coming Tampa Bay talent.

The first, Late Night with Got Jokes? is an open-mic night hosted by GJ? comedians and cast members Gwiggy and Chuck Glass. And you’ll laugh with a happy belly, ’cause there’s food service and a full bar. Next up is the Sacred Sounds Saturdays Team Takeover, where four poetry teams (that can include up to five members) from all over Florida compete for $300 by performing a single poetic piece in tandem. It’s hosted by Reggie Eldridge and David “DeTyme” Tolliver, bronze winners of the 2010 Southern Fried Poetry Slam Competition. Late Night with Got Jokes? 8:30 p.m. Fri. June 25, $5; The Team Takeover, 7:45-11 p.m. Sat. June 26, $10 in advance, $20 at the door, Got Jokes? Comedy House, 15333 Amberly Drive, Tampa, gotjokesimprov.com.

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