Laugh the New Year in with comedian Chris Franjola. Franjola, a writer and a regular performer on E!’s hit show, “Chelsea Lately,” created some of the show’s most memorable characters. Last year, Franjola released his first comedy album, “The Shallow End.” | renotahoecomedy.com

Dec. 29 | 8 p.m.
Dec. 30 | 9 p.m.
Dec. 31 | 6:30 & 9:30 p.m.
Pioneer Underground | Reno, Nev.

Dec. 30 | 7:30 p.m.
Carson Nugget | Carson City, Nev.