Michael Agostini draws from his years as a history and art teacher to create his hilarious bits such as "Teenagers as Third World Countries." His material is clean and fast-paced. He performs at 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31, at Ground Zero, 123 S. Front St., Medford. Cover is $5 and includes a buffet-style dinner. Call 779-4827.

Michael Agostini draws from his years as a history and art teacher to create his hilarious bits such as "Teenagers as Third World Countries." His material is clean and fast-paced. He performs at 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31, at Ground Zero, 123 S. Front St., Medford. Cover is $5 and includes a buffet-style dinner. Call 779-4827.

Michael Jenkins and Owen Straw keep the laughs going this weekend at Chadwick's Pub, 2300 Biddle Road, Medford.

Jenkins blends monologues, novelty songs and musical parodies during his show. Straw takes the microphone and welcomes audiences into his world of monsters and feminine hygiene products.

Shows at Chadwick's Pub are at 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Aug. 31 and Sept. 1, and cover costs $5. Call 282-2122.