Comedian Dan ‘Gonzo’ Machanik announces two Richmond shows

Comedian Dan 'Gonzo' Machanik sets sights on return to Richmond
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By Kathy Chouteau

Richmond comedian Dan “Gonzo” Machanik will perform shows at the city’s Riggers Loft and Baltic Kiss next month.

The Riggers Loft show will be Saturday, Feb. 10, with doors opening 4:30 p.m. and the show starting at 6 p.m. at the bayside venue. Opening for Machanik will be the nationally touring Wonder Dave,. Karen Braswell will be featured as well. Admission is free and a full wine and food menu will be available. Find Riggers Loft at 1325 Canal Blvd. in Richmond.

On Saturday, Feb. 24 at the Baltic Kiss, Machanik will present “One Night in the Rich,” with doors opening 6 p.m. and the show kicking off at 8:30 p.m. The free-admission show will open with Richmond podcast star JD Arandia, while also featuring New York and French comedian Clara Bijl. A full bar and Southern eats menu will top off the night. The Baltic Kiss is located at 135 Park Place in Point Richmond.

According to Machanik, each Richmond show will feature a “unique and different set with approximately 70 percent differentiated material.”