Standup every night

Every night has something funny for you this week in Milwaukee. For instance:

The Duck and Cover Comedy Hour, 9 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 9, at Frank’s Power Plant

This one’s hosted by the very talented Chris Schmidt, and it’s an open mic, so you’ll be seeing a range of rookies and veterans perform. It’s free. If you want to perform, please sign up at 8:30, 2800 S. Kinnickinnic Ave., in fashionable Bay View.

The aforementioned Comedy Night Showcase at Bamboo, 7 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 10

Click the hyperlink to learn more.

Last Laugh Mic at Art Bar, 9 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 11

The Caste of Killers Comedy Collective sponsors this open mic. Josh Balew is the host. It’s at 722 E. Burleigh St., in the bohemian Riverwest neighborhood. Sign up at 8:30.

Hot Dog and Hamburger Tour Free Fundraiser, 6 p.m., Friday, Sept. 12

Here’s another hyperlink. It’s a barbecue at the Riverwest Public House Cooperative, 815 E. Locust St., with live music and other entertainment. The funds will help our friends Steve Breese, Nick Hart, Mr. Jay J and Sammy Arechar on their whirlwind performance road trip to Denver next month.