Coming up: Sandra Bernhard

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 12:00
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The comedian returns to San Diego for two nights of stand-up

By Nina Garin |

Sure, thanks to Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, everyone loves women in comedy nowadays.

But back in the 1970s, when Sandra Bernhard was talking about politics and women’s issues, she was considered off-putting and controversial.

And though times have changed, Bernhard still performs her trademark cynical jokes about everything from cupcakes to gay rights and sometimes even sings songs in between.

Bernhard, who was in San Diego earlier this year with her one-woman show, returns to the more intimate Anthology, where feeling awkward is not only allowed, but encouraged.

Details: 7:30 p.m. Friday; 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday. Anthology, 1337 India St., downtown San Diego. $12 to $49; (619) 595-0300



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