A Comedian + Psychedelics + A Scientist = HEAD TALKS
Thu December 5, 2019 7:00 pm (Doors: 6:00 pm )
Bourbon Theatre

Doors: 6 p.m. || Show: 7 p.m. || 18 & over
$15: Advance || $22: Day of Show
$2 Minor Fee at the Door

A Comedian + Psychedelics + A Scientist
Head Talks
Presented by the Here We Are podcast
Partnered with the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychdedelic Studies (MAPS) and DanceSafe

Shane Mauss is an award-winning stand-up comedian, science podcaster and a psychedelic advocate. Head Talks is his new tour where he is joined by a psychedelic researcher in each city for a show combining all three of his worlds into one two-hour show. You’ll get psychedelic comedy, a science talk, a Q&A and a community meet & greet in one event. The show’s special guest is Sophia Rokhlin. Sophia is an anthropologist political ecologist and co-author of the new book When Plants Dream: Ayahuasca, Amazonian Shamanism and the Global Psychedelic Renaissance.

Sophia will be doing a book signing at Francie & Finch from 5-6pm prior to the show!
130 S. 13th Street -- Lincoln NE 68508

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Originally from Wisconsin Shane Mauss caught his first break when he was awarded ‘Best Stand-Up” at The HBO US Comedy Arts Festival in 2007.  This led to his TV debut and first of five appearances on Conan.

 Since that time he’s been on Jimmy Kimmel Showtime has had a Comedy Central Presents a Netflix special ‘Mating Season’ and most recently released an album inspired by breaking both of his feet in a hiking mishap called ‘My Big Break’ which spent time at #1 on the comedy iTunes charts.


Shane is a regular guest on popular podcasts such as You Made It Weird Bertcast WTF Duncan Trussell’s Family Hour TOFOP Crabfeast Never Not Funny and last year he started traveling around the country interviewing scientists about the meanings of life for his own podcast “Here We Are” which has a 5 star rating on iTunes.