Looking to get some laughs?

When it comes to comedy, there's plenty to keep you busy this week, from stand-up to Star Trek.

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'FiDi Funnies' Stand-Up Comedy Show

From the event description:

F Bomb Comedy presents 'FiDi Funnies,' a free stand-up comedy show. The best comics in the Bay Area (featured on Comedy Central, SF Sketchfest, SF Punch Line, Cobb's and more), combined with the finest selection of German lagers and Bavarian style food, all in the beautiful setting of the historic beer hall. Come grab a stein, wolf down some schnitzel and enjoy some roasts with a side of prost!

When: Saturday, July 20, 8-10 p.m.
Where: Schroeder's, 240 Front St.
Price: Free
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ShortLived VIII

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ShortLived, one of the nation's largest audience-judged theater competitions, returns for the eighth time with 48 short plays, all scored by the audience, and $5,000 on the line for the winning team. The first eight weeks of competition are regular-season rounds, and each week features six new shorts that can range from dramatic plays and musicals to comedic sketches, devised work, movement-based pieces and solo acts. The audience scores each piece, and the winner in each round clinches a spot in the finals in September. 

When: Saturday, July 20, 5 p.m. or 8 p.m.
Where: PianoFight, 144 Taylor St.
Price: $10
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Phasers on Stun: Improvised 'Star Trek'

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Engage! Your trip to the outer reaches of the universe comes in these hilarious improvised episodes inspired by the hit science fiction fantasy series 'Star Trek.' You don't have to be a super fan to enjoy Phasers on Stun's live shows featuring intergalactic humor, cosmic exploration and planet-hopping adventures — all improvised on the spot.

When: Saturday, July 20, 8 p.m.
Where: Stage Werx, 446 Valencia St.
Price: $7.50
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Jim Breuer Live 

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With over 20 years of stand-up comedy experience, Jim Breuer remains one of today’s top entertainers and continues to win over audiences with his off-the-wall humor and lovable personality. Named one of Comedy Central's '100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time,' Breuer has found success in various facets of the entertainment industry and is one of the most recognizable comedians in the business. In addition to keeping busy on his current comedy tour 'Heavy Metal Family Man,' Breuer can also be heard on his weekly Sirius/XM Radio show 'Fridays With Breuer' and podcast hit, 'Podcast Masters.'

When: Saturday, July 20, 9 p.m.
Where: The Regency Ballroom, 1300 Van Ness Ave.
Price: $20-$30
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'Talking After Sets' with Austin Carr

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'Talking After Sets' with Austin Carr is both a comedy showcase and a live show/podcast where some of the best local and out-of-town comics showcase their material and personalities. Comics perform their material and then join a panel on stage to riff with the other comics on the show about their jokes and their process, as well as interacting with the audience to find out if it was as good for you as it was for them! 

When: Sunday, July 21, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Cobb's Comedy Club, 915 Columbus Ave.
Price: $8.50
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