Comedy Living Room will be live streaming a stand-up comedy act to virtual reality headsets on Thursday. The event will be run by Altspace VR, a software company that allows users to create a digital avatar to meet other people, attend live events and play interactive games.
Comedy Living Room VR will broadcast on April 27th at 8pm ET/5pm PT, with The League star Paul Sheer as the headliner.
Five other comedians will also perform:
- Daniel Van Kirk – funny man and Upright Citizens Brigade regular
- Drennon Davis – named one of LA Weekly’s Top 10 Comedians to Watch
- Jay Larson – The Late Late Show performer and co-host of Esquire Network’s “Best Bars in America”
- Justin Martindale – regular on Laugh Factory and co-creator of Funny or Die’s series “Not Looking”
- Paige Weldon – co-founder of online comedy magazine The Higgs Weldon
The show will take place in a digital house party scene that features pool, a lounge, BBQ and a frisbee court.
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Source: Altspace VR