Haters to the Left brings all of our Stand-Up and Sketch Comedy friends together to put on a show focused on having fun and supporting each other. All are welcome to join in on the fun...just leave your hate at the door.
Tara Egnatios moved to Los Angeles to go law school and only began doing stand up to impress a girl. The girl wasn't impressed. But Tara found her true love in performance. Tara honed her newfound skills in Acting, Comedy, and Screenwriting courses at UCLA's renowned School of Theater, Film, and Television while continuing her legal education. In May 2011 Tara gave the commencement speech at her graduation from UCLA Law and told the crowd of over one thousand that she would pursuing a career in comedy instead of becoming a lawyer. Tara is currently nominated for an LA Comedy Award and performs regularly at The Comedy Store and multiple venues around Los Angeles. WEBSITE | BOOK
Teddy is one of the founders of the award winning comedy trio "The Queers of Comedy" and performs nationwide. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Marie DelPrete THE KING OF QUEENS, FAMECAST COMEDY CHAMP, THE PERVERTS, SECOND CITY ALUMNUS, COMMANDER AND CHIEF
Marie DelPrete won FameCast´s top $10,000 prize as season four´s StandUp Comedy Fenom. Her offbeat, highly-original act has become a fixture at L.A. comedy clubs, including the Improv, Comedy Store, Ice House and more. A Second City Alumna , Marie has performed in various sketch comedy reviews around L.A., including stints at Second City L.A., and at Hollywood & Highland. She was most recently seen on NBC´s Last Comic Standing, and guest-starred in CBS´s hit comedy, The King of Queens. Other recent appearances include the improvised pilot So Sue Me, created by veteran standup Monty Hoffman. as well as regional and national commercial campaigns, such as the popular spots for KFC with Seinfeld´s Jason Alexander. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Comedian Jerry Rocha LAST COMIC STANDING , AMERICAN JOURNEY'S , LATINO LAUGH FESTIVAL
Jerry Rocha is one of the hottest comics on the scene, constantly on tour and leaving a trail of busted guts and broken hearts in his wake. Well not really, but he has been a featured performer on SiTV, The Latino Laugh Festival, was the subject of a half-hour documentary on the Travel Channel, and was a Semi-Finalist on Season 7 of Last Comic Standing on NBC. He has worked at comedy clubs all over the country, and is now living in L.A., if that doesn´t work out, he´ll move back in with his Mom in Texas. His routine is all over the map, and he is able to make light of any subject, making people laugh at things they normally wouldn´t, and also making them laugh at the easiest target: himself. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Kyle Shire THE COMEDY STORE, NICK & KYLE'S COBRA JUICE, ZANIES CHICAGO
Kyle Shire hails from Des Plaines IL, home of the first McDonalds, John Wayne Gacey, and the football field at the end of The Breakfast Club. Kyle moved to LA to pursue his three loves: stand up comedy, writing sitcoms, and drudgery.
He produces and host's Nick and Kyle's Cobra Juice: a Variety Show Spectacle. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Shawn Pelofsky CHELSEA LATELY!, COMICS UNLEASHED!, LAST COMIC STANDING, LOGO!, TBS: MINDING THE STORE!
This sassy female will blow you away with her physical comedy and high energy. If Dane Cook and Kathy Griffin were to have a love child, then this would be your comic for hire. Shawn will take you on a wild ride with her outrageous impersonations and knowledge of pop culture. Her ability to nickname and work a crowd will blow your mind. Once you "Stretch it Out" with Shawn Pelofsky, you will never stop. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |