Show Us Your Pokeballs (SUYP) is a traveling comedy troupe wishing to spread their love of joke-telling and geek-culture to the masses. Billing themselves as "Comedy FOR Nerds, BY Nerds", SUYP originated as an R-rated stand up show in 2015, and has since evolved to offer up to 14 hours worth of show formats and interactive workshops.
SUYP has had the honor of performing at a multitude of conventions, including:
-Cedar Rapids Comic Con
-QC Planet Con
...and an assortment of other non-convention venues!
The following types of venues and events are perfect for booking us as your entertainment:
-Anime and comic conventions
Interested in booking our show or a workshop for your venue/convention? Below is a list of performance opportunities we offer, for negotiable rates:
Show Us Your Pokeballs: A Nerdy Comedy Show (18+)
The fan-favorite stand up comedy show that never fails to entertain a crowd! Run-time: 2 hours
An Otaku's Intro to Improv
Looking to try your hand out at improv comedy? The performers of SUYP teach you the best of the basics in this ALL-AGES FRIENDLY workshop. Run-time: 2 hours
Show Us Your Pokeballs: The Improv Experience
An all-ages friendly improv show consisting of nerd-themed short-form games! Run-time: 1-2 hours
Improv Uncensored (18+)
The R-rated version of the "Improv Experience" show! Run-time: 1-2 hours
Show Us Your Pokeballs Q&A: ASK US ANYTHING!
The perfect closer for a convention weekend, we open the floor to the audience to ask us anything they want! Run-time: 1 hour
SUYP Presents: Truth or Dare! (18+)
We combined everyone's favorite party game with improv comedy! Revealing truths, humiliating dares, and severe punishments for the players who won't "yes, and" their challenge abound in this uniquely hilarious show! Run-time: 1 hour
SUYP Presents: Musical Mayhem!
It's musical improv and stand up combining to make one harmonious mess! Run-time: 1 hour
Let's Ruin Your Childhood (18+)
We watch your favorite cartoons and movies, and dub our own lines over it. It's like a vulgar MST3K, but better. Run-time: 2 hours
Gerald Bronson Wastes Your Time!
SUYP comedian Gerald Bronson tells you which anime you should be watching this year, and why. Run-time: 1 hour
Nice Guy Rehab
We teach you how not to be "that guy" in this tongue-in-cheek workshop on how to talk to women. Run-time: 1 hour
Show Us Your Poke-Pasties: An Introduction to Burlesque (18+)
SUYP comedian and burlesque performer Molly Wilkison teaches you the basics of burlesque dancing! Run-time: 1 hour
PLEASE CONTACT US TO INQUIRE ABOUT BOOKING RATES. WE TRY TO OFFER AS MUCH FLEXIBILITY AS POSSIBLE TO ALLOW OURSELVES TO WORK WITH A VARIETY OF BUDGETS!