Santa Rosa comedian in new San Francisco film

Santa Rosa comedian Juan Carlos, a familiar face at Northern California nightclubs, is excited about the debut of his first feature film. “The name of the movie is ‘Trattoria’ and it will premiere in San Francisco on Friday, Nov. 9,” he said. Set in a fictional start-up restaurant [...]

By | October 24th, 2012|0 Comments

Comedy show comes to Christy’s on the Square

Santa Rosa comedian Juan Carlos will perform a new half-hour set he calls “Delinquent Habits” at the live “Stand-Up Comedy Special” Saturday, March 31, at Christy’s on the Square in Santa Rosa. The show, hosted by Tony Sparks, runs from 8 to 9:30 p.m. and also features Steve [...]

By | March 26th, 2012|0 Comments

Santa Rosa comedian on TV

Santa Rosa stand-up comic Juan Carlos will make his first national television appearance Thursday, Jan. 5, on the Discovery Channel series, “I Almost Got Away With It.” The show will run at 6 and 9 p.m. on Comcast channel 804, Direct TV channel 285 and Dish Network channel [...]

By | January 4th, 2012|0 Comments

Santa Rosa comic headlines at Purple Onion

The Purple Onion nightclub in San Francisco has hosted many of the top names in comedy — Woody Allen, Richard Pryor, Lenny Bruce, the Smothers Brothers and Phyllis Diller. Juan Carlos Arenas, a 32-year-old construction worker from Santa Rosa, will admit he’s not a star — at least, [...]

By | October 25th, 2011|0 Comments

Two comedy nights this weekend

If you’re looking for laughs this weekend, you’ve got a couple of choices. “Monkey Fight Comedy Night” starts at 8 p.m. Saturday night, June 4, at the Rapture nightclub, 528 Seventh St., Santa Rosa. Hosted by Tony Sparks, the lineup features Jabari Davis and includes Matt Morales, Lydia [...]

By | June 1st, 2011|4 Comments

Santa Rosa comic at Purple Onion

Juan Carlos of Santa Rosa will be one of five stand-up comedians performing Saturday, Sept. 25, at the legendary Purple Onion nightclub in San Francisco. Carlos, 31, moved to Sonoma County from Mexico with his parents when he was 9, and went on to attend Elsie Allen High [...]

By | September 20th, 2010|3 Comments