Yesterday afternoon people showed up at WorkPlay on Birmingham’s Southside for the bar’s WorkPlay Wednesday promotion. Each week the bar hosts a happy hour with specials on martinis and food provided by area food establishments including the new Tria Market in Homewood. John’s provided the food yesterday and the WorkPlay Podcast provided the entertainment. The link will take you to the MySpace page. The online show, currently boasting more than 5,000 subscribers, highlights new music and new artists. The show will now record its “filler” moments at the WorkPlay bar on Wednesdays, focusing on stories from those in what’s now the audience. Click here to view some more images.
It will probably also serve as a place to talk about upcoming events, including the Feminist Debutante Guild’s upcoming comedy show Christmas in July. Birmingham’s comedy troupe plans to bring sketch comedy to WorkPlay Theatre next Saturday, July 8, beginning at 9 p.m. My friend Chris, the guy who did one of the City Stages shirt designs, is in the troupe, but don’t it against them J